Calling all animal lovers. The 14th annual Walk for Paws and Pet Festival is Saturday, Sept. 27, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lake Elkhorn in Columbia (rain or shine).
Sponsored by Animal Advocates of Howard County, the event raises funds to end the needless killing of adoptable animals in the metropolitan area.
The Ellicott City nonprofit, all-volunteer organization rescues high-risk animals with medical needs or those considered less adoptable into the safety of their rescue program where they are given medical attention and then placed for adoption.
In addition, Animal Advocates conduct prevention programs via their...