Chicago Charity of the Month:
Be Fido's Friend

Be Fido's Friend

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Special Event!

BFF's Winter Warm UpThe Animal Welfare League Intake Facility is out of bedding items used by the animals for comfort and warmth. Be Fido’s Friend is out to do something about it! From now until February 14, we will be collecting the following laundered items to be used by the animals for comfort and warmth.

Towels - any shape, color, or size - Imperfections welcome!
Fleece - material, blankets, robes, etc. - Stains add Character!
Blankets - quilts, fleece, knit, woven, etc - Give a dog a blankie!
Sweats - to be up-cycled into blankets and pads. All college/sports teams welcome!
Newspapers - For the kitties and puppies!

Keep your New Year’s Resolution to be more Green and help us reach our goal to collect 500 pounds of recycled bedding!

Drop of items at the following businesses during their normal business hours:
Animal Sense 1407 N. Wells Unit GW AND 340 W. Harrison (Oak Park)
Busy Bee Promotions 1821 N. Hubbard, Suite 205
Gateway Auto Service 2057 W. Division AND 160 N. Elizabeth
Integrative Pet Care 2520 W. Armitage
Mutt Hutt Inc. - Cats, Cutts & Chow 1216 W. Grand Ave.
Near North Animal Hospital 1207 N. Wells
Village West Vet 840 N. Western

Drop of items at the following businesses at the date and times listed:
Sunday, February 5th from 1-4pm
Green Grocer 1402 W. Grand

 


ABOUT BE FIDO'S FRIEND
Our mission is to end the Chicagoland canine homeless population through education, spay and neutering, and partnering of resources to improve the quality of life for dogs in need. We are dedicated to animal rescue and in addition to our primary goal of helping homeless dogs find forever homes, we are different because we promote holistic and alternative therapies to allow our adoptable animals to live long, peaceful and happy lives. We will be putting together a thorough education program to help teach the public responsible pet ownership including the importance of spay/neutering. Be Fido’s Friend also supports, encourages and joins forces with other animal welfare organizations and will be putting together a granting program to help other rescues financially reach their goals.

WHO WE ARE
Be Fido’s Friend was founded in 2011 by a group of five animal advocates. Our mission is to end the Chicagoland canine homeless population through education, spay and neutering, and partnering of resources to improve the quality of life for dogs in need.

WHAT WE DO
Be Fido’s Friend is dedicated to animal rescue. In addition to our primary goal of helping homeless dogs find forever homes, we:

Rescue animals from situations that are abusive, endangering and neglectful and inform the public in order to put a stop to animal abuse and irresponsible breeding.
Promote holistic and alternative therapies to allow our animals to live long, peaceful and happy lives.
Educate the public on responsible pet ownership which includes the importance of spay/neutering.
Support, encourage and join forces with other animal welfare organizations.

Please visit us to donate / volunteer / foster / adopt at: www.befidosfriend.org