Metro Pets

By Sharon Gomes Thomas

Celebrate the North Shore Animal League America’s 2009 DogCatemy Celebrity Gala on November 5th, 2009 (http://www.nsalamerica.org). You and your well behaved dog can rub shoulders and paws with the rich and famous. The Gala’s Master of Ceremonies will be Geraldo Rivera. Rivera and his family visited the Animal League and they immediately fell in love with a Golden Retriever puppy. Though not a “hound dog,” the pup they adopted was affectionately named Elvis.

This “Green Carpet” event will feature a picturesque dog park theme, showcasing the amazing, larger-than-life American Dog Sculptures created by metal sculptor Dale Rogers. Proceeds of the sale of these custom-made, limited-edition sculptures will benefit the Animal League.

Seating is limited, about 400 people who will be treated to a screening of celebrity-made short films starring their pets. Awards will be presented for Best in Show, Best Tail-Waggin’ Comedy, Best Musical, Best Dogumentary and Best Pawformance.

Know that you are supporting a good cause by attending the festivities. You will be in good company, like notable celebrities Howard Stern and Beth Ostrosky, Martha Stewart, actress Bree Williamson and composer Martin Hamlisch.

DogCatemy Celebrity Gala will start at 6pm on Thursday November 4th 2009 at Cipriani Wall Street. Tickets are available on the North Shore Animal League’s site at http://www.nsalameria.org. For more information, please contact Denise Zayas at (516) 812-7209 or email: denisez@AnimalLeague.org

All proceeds will benefit the life-saving mission of the Animal League.

North Shore Animal League America
25 Davis Avenue
Port Washington, NY 11050
516-883-7575

Originally published November 2009
Leave a Comment
Become a BN NYC Subscriber


BN Shop

Beautyscopes


Currently Popular

Deal of the Day


Social Media


Latest News
  • Get Arty in Paris this April
  • Koons, Bowie, Velazquez. Catch the best of them all in Paris this month or go jump…horse jumping in the Grand Palais!

  • Vin Luxe wine aerator
  • Metro Home – Class Up Your Wine Time
  • Whether you’ve devoted half of your basement to a sommelier’s dream cellar or cleared out a cupboard above your fridge to house the odd bottle of Two Buck Chuck, you deserve to feel a little bit fancy when it’s time for a glass of wine. Here are a few affordable, user friendly products that will have your feeling <... >

  • Stadler Form heater-fan
  • Metro Home – A Breath of Fresh Air
  • After a long, crazy (for most of us … whoo) winter, spring is finally peeking around the corner. It’s dying to jump right in and give us some much-needed sandal weather, but winter isn’t quite through with us yet! While the seasons battle for control of our climate, here are a few great products to <... >



BN NYC Podcasts
  • self_tanning_featured
  • Self Tanning – Tips and Tricks
  • Our resident Beauty News NYC videographer, Haley Thompson, tackles self-tanning for bronze beauties this summer. Tune in to in to this latest How To primer for tips and tricks to dazzle like the sun.





Visit Fashion Industry Network