Second Chance Pet Adoptions Seeks Auction Items

Raleigh, NC, July 04, 2009 --( Kristine Mayberry, president of Second Chance Pet Adoptions (, has announced that the organization is seeking auction items for its ninth annual Auction for the Animals fundraiser, which will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, July 25 at Delightful Inspirations in Casper Park, located at 5511 Avent Ferry Road. WRAL-TV’s Mark Roberts will be the emcee for the event. Second Chance is accepting items for the event’s three different auctions – live, silent and chance. All proceeds for the auction will benefit the animal shelter. Last year the auction provided care for 500 rescue cats and dogs.

Auction item donations may be dropped off at the Adoption Center, located at 6003 Chapel Hill Road. For more information about auction item donations, e-mail Kristine Mayberry at or call (919)454-5174. To learn additional information about the event, visit

“It is the mission of Second Chance Pet Adoptions to rescue as many abandoned cats and dogs as possible,” said Mayberry. “The proceeds from the Auction for the Animals are able to provide care for so many lovable animals and we are so grateful to all who choose to help.”

About Second Chance Pet Adoptions:
Second Chance Pet Adoptions is a nonprofit animal rescue organization that has served homeless cats and dogs of the Triangle area of North Carolina since 1989. Second Chance's mission is to rescue abandoned and stray cats and dogs, provide excellent care for each pet, and match each pet with the best home for its needs, in order to ensure a long lifetime of safety, love and companionship. Second Chance also encourages responsible pet ownership through education, advocacy, programs and services. Second Chance Pet Adoptions is the Triangle's oldest no-kill animal shelter and rescue group for dogs and cats. For more information, call (919) 851-8404 or visit

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