For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Jeffrey Raddatz
Phone: (414) 431-6121
Mature Adults Looking for Companionship!
WI. – In celebration of May being
"Older Americans Month," the Wisconsin
Humane Society wants to unite mature adults with
our equally experienced companion animals. We will
be having special events and promotions this entire
month to promote our senior animals! We will be
having “Early Bird Specials” on Wednesday,
May 3 and May 17 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. There will
be coffee and pastries served, therapy dog demos,
tours and time spent with some special WHS companions.
Tours will start promptly at 9:40 a.m.
Any person over 60 years old who adopts any animal
over 7 years old can enjoy the following promotions:
Special adoption fee for cats and dogs.
Dogs over 7 years; the fee is $62.00.
o Cats over 7 years; the fee is waived.
Every adoption includes a copy of the book, “Your
Aging Pet: Making the Senior Years Healthy and
• Be entered into a drawing to win gift
certificates from local businesses.
• Special promotions in the Animal Antics
store, including 20% off select scratching posts
and our Jurassic Bark package for senior dogs.
animals are truly special. They don't have the training
demands younger animals may have; they bond quickly
and will return your love tenfold. The health and
emotional benefits of living with an animal are
well-documented and extend beyond the companionship
that they offer; lowered blood pressure, faster
recovery from illness and a renewed zest for life.
are looking for a companion, please visit the Wisconsin
Humane Society to see if we can find you the perfect
To schedule a time to interview a WHS representative
on May 2, 2006, please contact Jeffrey Raddatz at