Animal welfare

The Animal Welfare Association is teaming up with Subaru for the automaker’s annual “Make a Dog’s Day” event in Camden on October 19

Attendees can enjoy dog-themed games including “Bark” sketball, dog food giveaway, “Ask the Trainer” sessions, food trucks, free mobile vaccination clinic, free microchips for dogs and cats, and more!

VOORHEES, NJanimal protection association (AWA), the oldest and largest low-cost spaying clinic, adoption center and no-kill animal shelter in South of Jerseyin partnership with Subaru of America, Inc.will hold its annual Camden “Make A Dog’s Day” event on Wednesday October 19 of 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Von Neida Park, 1084 29th Street Northin Camden, New Jersey The event, dedicated to making all dogs feel loved and cared for, especially dogs with special needs, is open to the public and attendees (and their pets) can enjoy games on the themed dogs including “‘Bark’sketball”, food trucks, “Ask the Trainer”, as well as a free pet food giveaway, AWA’s free Vets on Wheels vaccination clinic (rabies distemper) and a free microchip for dogs and cats.

“We are delighted to partner with Subaru of America for this event for the Camden-area Community,” says AWA’s new Executive Director, Laura Houston. “It’s a fun way to interact with residents while providing free activities, care, and necessities for their canine family members.”

Subaru of America is thrilled to bring our Make A Dog’s Day celebration to Camden again this year in partnership with animal protection association,” said Shira Haazcorporate responsibility officer, Subaru of America, Inc. “Through the Subaru-sponsored by the Vets on Wheels program, AWA has helped so many four-legged family members in Camden get the healthcare you need every month, and we’re excited to celebrate these four-legged friends with a day of celebration!”

It is suggested that participants arrive early. Children participating must be accompanied by a responsible adult and all dogs must be kept on a non-retractable leash.

To learn more about adoptable animals, AWA programs and events, visit

Subaru has a long history of supporting pets in need and the Subaru Loves Pets(TM) initiative has helped support the adoption of nearly 60,000 pets by local animal welfare organizations. National Dog Day October 22is a Subaru a vacation that invites dog lovers everywhere to go the extra mile for their pup. To celebrate, Subaru invites dog owners to do something special for the furry friends in their lives and share on social media using #MakeADogsDay. For those who do not yet have pets, Subaru invites Americans to consider adopting a shelter animal or “Underdog”.

To learn more about the Subaru Love Pets initiative, visit and follow #SubaruLovesPets and #MakeADogsDay.

About AWA:

animal protection association (AWA), a private, nonprofit 501(c)3 animal welfare organization, operates the oldest and largest low-cost spay/neuter clinic, adoption center, and no-kill animal shelter in South of Jersey. Through a variety of innovative programs, including adoptions, veterinary services, pet therapy, trap-neuter-return, and humane education, it strives to ensure that animal companionship is accessible to everyone. No animals are euthanized due to space, length of stay, or treatable/manageable conditions.

About Subaru of America, Inc.

Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Subaru Corporation of Japan. Based in a zero landfill office in Camden, New Jerseythe company markets and distributes Subaru vehicles, parts and accessories through a network of more than 630 retailers across United States. All Subaru products are produced in landfill-free factories and Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. is the only one WE the automobile manufacturing plant will be designated a Backyard Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. SOA is guided by the Subaru Love Promise, which is the company’s vision to show love and respect to everyone and support its communities and customers nationwide. Over the past 20 years, SOA and the SOA Foundation gave more than $270 million cause the Subaru family is close to heart and its employees have accumulated nearly 78,000 volunteer hours. As a business, Subaru believes in doing your part to have a positive impact in the world because it’s the right thing to do.

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