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FIDO Friendly Celebrates 11 Years of Get Your Licks on Route 66

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For the 11th year, animal lovers are in seventh heaven knowing that adoptable dogs  cats along the Mother Road will find forever mothers and fathers to love thanks to FIDO Friendly magazine’s annual Get Your Licks on Route 66 pet adoption tour!

Along with helping to unite pups and our pals who purr with forever pet parents, the tour also helps to raise funds for that day’s participating shelter with the FIDO Friendly giant spinning wheel. For a donation, visitors can spin to win pet-themed prizes from the event’s sponsors, with all of the proceeds from the game going to that tour stop’s shelter.

The wheels of FIDO Friendly‘s Get Your Licks on Route 66 tour bus will go round and round beginning September 7th with a stop at the L.A. Animal Shelter in Van Nuys, where fans of the popular CBS series Lucky Dog who are lucky enough to live in the L.A. area can get an autograph from celebrity dog trainer Brandon McMillan as he films an upcoming segment of his Emmy Award-winning program and helps to kick off the tour!

Every dog and cat adopted on the 11th annual Get Your Licks on Route 66 pet adoption tour will add to the more than 13,000 companion animals who are already traveling down the road of life together with a forever family thanks to FIDO Friendly‘s annual pet adoption event!

TOUR STOPS

California

When: September 7 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. (with a special appearance by Lucky Dog star Brandon McMillan from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.!)
Where: LA Animal Services at 14409 Van Owen Street in Van Nuys

Arizona

When: September 12 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: PetSmart at 2356 West State Route 89-A in Sedona
Benefiting: Humane Society of Sedona

New Mexico

When:  September 14 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where:  PetSmart at 10428 Coors Bypass Road in Albuquerque
Benefiting: Watermelon Ranch Rescue

When:   September 15 from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Where:  PetSmart at 3561 Zafarano Drive in Santa Fe
Benefiting: Santa Fe Animal Shelter

Oklahoma

When:  September 21 from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Where:  Midwest City PetSmart at 7177 SE 29th Street in Midwest City
Benefiting: The City of Oklahoma City Division of Animal Welfare

When: September 22 from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m
Where:  Woodland Hills Mall at 7021 South Memorial Drive in Tulsa
Benefiting: Animal Rescue Foundation

Missouri

When:  September 24 from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Where:  Golden Paw Animal Rescue and Sanctuary at 2300 North Main in Joplin
Benefiting: Golden Paw Animal Rescue and Sanctuary

When:  September 26 from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Where:  PetSmart at 3500S South Glenstone Avenue in Springfield
Benefiting: Humane Society of Southwest Missouri

When:  October 6 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where:  Tiles Park at 9551 Litzinger Road in St. Louis (during the K-9 Carnival)
Benefiting: Animal Protection Association of Missouri

Illinois

When:  October 10 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where:  PetSmart at 3183 South Veterans Parkway in Springfield
Benefiting: Animal Protection League

When:  October 12 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: PAWS Chicago at 1997 North Clybourn avenue in Chicago
Benefiting: PAWS Chicago

Photo Credit: FIDO Friendly

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