OTTAWA — The Ottawa Car-E-It is planning an event to help the
homeless pets of Putnam County. On Saturday, July 19, from 10 a.m. to 2
p.m., the shop on Ottawa’s Main Street (US 224) will turn a portion of
its parking lot into a fundraising expo that will include an
adopt-a-thon, a bake sale, raffles and a car wash.
adopt-a-thon organizer Mary Maglinte, various local animal shelters,
including the Putnam County Dog Shelter, will be on hand with adoptable
pets in need of forever friends and loving homes. Each organization will
have the information and forms necessary to complete adoption.
you or someone you know enjoys baking, Maglinte invites them to donate
baked goods to be sold in the bake sale. Anyone wishing to have their
car washed can make that happen by making a donation. Vehicles should
enter from Second Street and will be washed on the side alley beside the
For more information, send an email to
firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like to put your name on the list
for baked good donations, please let her know no later than Wednesday,