Mermaid Cottages and Seaside Sisters join hands (paws) to help local Military vets with a fundraiser for Paws4Vets.
Paws for pets offers Veterans and Active duty Service members with disabilities, trained assistance dogs free of charge. All Paes4Vets Assistance Dogs are trained by federal inmates within one of five federal prisons and/ or the Paws4Pets Wounded Warrior PTSD Intervention and Assistance Dog Training Program.
On Saturday, January 28, 2012 from 1pm-3pm , Mermaid Cottages and Paws4Vets will host a fundraiser at Seaside Sisters and kick off this newest addition to the “Mermaids Make a Difference” community service programs. The pup-in-training, Golden Retriever Jimmy, will be in attendance, as well as local vets helped by the program and the founders of Paws4Vets, Terry and Kyria Henry. The puppy has been named in honor of Jimmy Kelleher of Seaside Sweets.
Mary Kay Andrews will also be in the store autographing her book Summer Rental.
Mary Kay Andrews is the author of the New York Times bestselling The Fixer Upper, Savannah Breeze andBlue Christmas, as well as Deep Dish,Hissy Fit, Little Bitty Lies andSavannah Blues.
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