Governor Rick Scott officially proclaimed that the 4th Annual Florida Week for the Animals would be February 4-12, 2012.
This statewide event is designed to celebrate and build awareness on behalf of all animals, as well as recognize the Florida organizations and citizens who support them.
According to Michelle Buckalew,the Florida Week for The Animals team leader, Florida Week for the Animals is bringing together educators, advocates, animal shelters, rescue organizations, sanctuaries, businesses, students, artists and community leaders in an exciting week of community-building activities. Over 100 events will be featured throughout the State of Florida.
If you would like to learn more, become involved or list an event visit the official website at http://www.floridaanimals.org/.
This is a good thing for animal lovers and the State of Florida.
Maybe your State has a similar program?