As part of an international effort spearheaded by Pet Sitters International (PSI), a professional pet sitting organization that Whiskers and Leo Pet Care in Hudson County is a member of, the Hungry Bowl Drive serves to collect pet food and other items for local shelters and pets in need. The donations collected by Whiskers and Leo’s Hungry Bowl Drive will benefit the homeless pets of Liberty Humane Society shelter in Jersey City. People can drop off donations at various area pet supply stores in Hoboken and Jersey City and get discounts in return.
This is the second annual Hungry Bowl hosted by Whiskers and Leo Pet Care, and as part of a new promotion, Whiskers and Leo is offering 10 percent off all pet care services (whether to existing client or new clients) for donating to the Hungry Bowl. In addition, participating drop-off locations are also offering discounts (see below for specific offers.)
Suggested donations include: canned or dry cat/kitten food, canned or dry dog/puppy food, paper towels, blankets, towels, laundry detergent, latex medical gloves, bleach, dish soap, pet toys, pet treats, grooming supplies, and cat litter. Due to restrictions, please no: opened food, used toys, used grooming supplies, open medications full size litter boxes, pillows, or mattresses.
Drop-off Locations in Hoboken and Jersey City include:
Cornerstone Pets, 105 9th Street, Hoboken,
(*Receive 15% off everything when you come in and donate*)
Hoboken Pet, 524 Washington Street, Hoboken*Receive 10% off all non-food items when you come in and donate*)
Beowoof Provisions, 106 5th Street, Hoboken
Club H Fitness, 110 Sinatra Drive, Hoboken
Canis Minor, 31 River Drive South, Jersey City
(*Receive 10% off everything when you come in and donate*)
Hound About Town, 17 McWilliams Place, Jersey City
*Receive 10% off bedding, accessories, toys and apparel when you come in and donate*)
Founded in 2008, Whiskers and Leo Pet Care is an in-home pet sitting and dog walking company.