Pet Hero Awards
THANK YOU FOR JOINING US AT THIS YEAR'S PET HERO AWARDS
Thank you to everyone involved for making Pet Philanthropy Circle's 3rd Annual
Pet Hero Awards Ceremony and VIP Cocktail Reception a successful, enjoyable,
and educational evening. Many wonderful people, organizations, hearts, minds and hands
came together again this year to raise awareness around Pet Philanthropy Circle's mission
and core objectives. See you at our next event!
A limited amount of tickets will be available at the door for $175 per person. Please reserve early for advance ticket pricing.
Pet Philanthropy Circle's
Pet Hero Awards
Jewel and Robert Morris opened the gates to their magnificent Hobby Hill estate in Water Mill for the 3rd Annual Pet Philanthropy Circle’s Pet Hero Awards Saturday, August 23rd
from 5pm – 7:30pm.
Jean Shafiroff received the
Outstanding Volunteer Award. Friends of Finn Founder and Chairwoman Amanda Hearst was honored for her tireless work as will Friends of Finn committee member Georgina Bloomberg. The Outstanding Pet Philanthropist of the Year Award was awarded to Andy Sabin.
Additional honorees include Tony Award Winner William Berloni for Dog Trainer of the Year having worked with Sandy from the Broadway show Annie and Dr. David T. Crouch, DVM for Outstanding Veterinarian of the Year. Best Friends Animal Society of Utah was honored with the Outstanding Animal Welfare Organization Award as pioneers of the NO-KILL movement, celebrating their 30th Anniversary. Outstanding Shelter honors where be given to
Pet Haven Rescue, a cage free rescue sanctuary, Angel On A Leash's David Frei took home a Special Achievement Award for his work with Southampton Hospital and Outstanding Juniors Brittany and Ariel Lavalle where recognized for their contributions to Last Chance Animal Rescue. "Maddy" with Angela Fletcher won Amazing Pet!
Cocktails and hors d’ouevres from Janet O'Brien Caterers. Flowers by Topaz designer Mark Massone provided the floral décor and Felicia Greenberg will showcased table art and event designs. Attendees mingle around Hobby Hill’s pool before the awards ceremony took place on the beautiful brick pagoda stage that overlooks rolling greens. Thanks to Philip Demacos with DJ Matty C from New York's Finest Entertainment, Sean McKoy from Reel McKoy Media
The night featured an amazing silent auction, special Pet Hero Award presentations from Lou Wegner, Pet
Philanthropy Circle's Junior Ambassador, with additional surprise guest presentations by The Islip Horsemen's Association's
The Spirit of Long Island Mounted Drill Team and Anthony L. Ungaro of whom both received Certificates of Excellence.
The Pet Hero Awards Ceramony is our largest fund-raiser. Every year we offer sponsorship opportunities that include recognition and VIP Reserved Seats. We hope you will help us support animal welfare and join us for a fantastic event celebrating pets
and Pet Hero Award Winners.
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