Posted December 21, 2017 16:52:19
A Melbourne charity has played Santa Claws, throwing a Christmas party to ensure disadvantaged pets have a happy howliday.
Pets of the Homeless threw its Christmas party at the premises of charity Transit in Melbourne’s outer eastern suburbs.
The animals were treated to free vet check-ups and grooming as well as being given Christmas gifts of treats and toys.
‘No way I could give up my pet’
Pets of the Homeless provides pet food, veterinary care and emergency boarding to the pets of people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Yvonne Hong founded the charity in 2015 after encountering people sleeping rough with their animals on the streets of Melbourne.
“I noticed that the problem …