Humane Society's Mega March 2008
Team WOOF was excited to be a
part of the Michigan Humane Society's Mega March on October 5,
2008 at Hart
Plaza in Detroit. We formed a team of seven fundraisers who
pledged to raise $2500 for the MHS cause, helping animals in
We surpassed that goal, raising
$2,769. This was thanks, in part, to a challenge between
Trainers Academy president Lisa (Laney) Patrona, Dip. DTBC,
CPDT-KA, ACDBC and instructor Devene Godau, CPDT-KA. The one who raised
the most money would throw a dog-friendly pie in the face of the
The end result? Devene raised
$535 and Lisa raised $699... and the privilege or throwing the
pie! Don't miss the video of "the pie incident".
Mark delivers "the pie".
Jessica & Lisa plot ways to make the pie-in-the-face
experience more disgusting. They settle on adding applesauce
to the top.
Lucy rests after the 2-mile walk.
Kharma rests too, seemingly unaware that her mom is about to
face the indignity of a pie to the face... or, more likely,
she is aware and just doesn't care!
"Look Lisa, there's a dog over there in need of your
behavioral expertise!" says Devene in attempt to distract
... to no avail, Lisa sticks to the task at hand.
Click here to see the video!