Promotion at the Berkshire Humane Society
Dec 1st, 2012 Pittsfield, MA…Steve Caporizzo, NEWS10’s Chief Meteorologist, has announced a special Pet Connection adoption promotion that the Berkshire Humane Society on Barker Road in Pittsfield, MA will be participating in starting the week of December 4th and continuing until the funds are exhausted. Pet Connection will sponsor every homeless pet for $50 off the adoption fee. The event also includes Purradise; Berkshire Humane Society’s Feline Adoption Center located at 301 Stockbridge Rd. in Gt. Barrington, MA.
The goal is to have 380 pets adopted and “Home for the Holidays” during the month of December at BHS and other animal shelters in the Capital Region. Caporizzo will be promoting the pet adoption sponsorships each night during his weather forecast segment. He will also keep track of how many pets are being adopted for his viewers. The event will kick-off with a live shoot at the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society from 4 – 6:30 pm.
The Berkshire Humane Society Adoption Counselors will be on hand during regular hours of operation to assist potential adopters with finding the best cat or dog for their home. The Pittsfield and Gt. Barrington Locations will be open on Saturday Dec 22nd & Sunday 23rd, closing for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. To view current available pets please visit the shelter’s website at www.berkshirehumane.org.