Staff to give away puppies calendar for orphan pets recognition

SAN DIEGO — The Padres and Helen Woodward Animal Middle are partnering to find properties for orphan pets, bringing recognition to the sixth yearly lead to this Sunday at Petco Park, the animal shelter declared Monday.

A puppies calendar, showcasing numerous of the team’s gamers with cute adoptables, will be supplied away to the 1st 35,000 supporters at the 1:10 p.m. activity in opposition to the Pittsburgh Pirates, according to the animal middle. Those people attending the recreation also have a likelihood to meet up with the 4-legged cuties at the gate.

“It’s apparent that Padres gamers have a coronary heart for animals when we see them interacting with our orphan pups through the calendar photoshoot,” mentioned Jackie Kelleher, a social media manager for the Helen Woodward Animal Middle. “Their love for supporting rescue offers me a different explanation to root for them every single season.”

The Padres gamers were capable to commit time with the orphan puppies throughout a photoshoot in Peoria, Arizona, in which the Friars get section in spring schooling, the animal heart stated. Higher-profile gamers like Manny Machado, Joe Musgrove and Jake Cronenworth can be viewed on the calendars cuddling with the orphan pups.

“We deeply respect that the Padres and Petco increase this outstanding option to encourage orphan pets year following 12 months,” claimed Renee Resko, Helen Woodward Animal Center’s vice president of development. “Saving lives requires teamwork and we can not feel of a improved workforce to enable us mail our cuties to endlessly residences.”

For any one fascinated in adopting a new fuzzy puppy, they can make contact with the Helen Woodward Animal Middle Adoption Division at 858-756-4117 ext. 1, visit or halt by at 6461 El Apajo Road in Rancho Santa Fe.