Chico, CA, November 03, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- It was considered an amazing turnout and a huge success for all involved. Cleanrite-Buildrite Critters booth alone raised more than $4100 for the worthwhile cause while passing out free dog bones and chew toys to the many participants. Their employees also brought their own dogs and participated in all the dog fun events.
Bidwell Bark was at Sycamore Field next to Caper Acres Playground in Chico's Lower Bidwell Park this year. The event featured: a 5k Fun Run and a 2k Walk through scenic, shady Lower Bidwell Park, a dog tricks contest, frisbee demos from Disc Dogs of the Golden Gate, and a dog costume contest with categories and prizes for most crafty, best dog/owner duo, most awww-inspiring, and best in show. There was also a tail wagging contest, a kid's activity tent, dog fun zone, and a silent auction. All this was to family-friendly live music provided by Decades.
The Butte Humane Society is one of the oldest non-profit agencies in Butte County, California, working since 1911 to bring humanitarian care to dogs, cats and other animals. Their goal at Butte Humane Society is to find loving homes for all the lost, abandoned and otherwise unwanted animals that come through the door, and to provide education to the public concerning animal care and the importance of spaying and neutering. Their mission is to provide and advocate humane treatment of companion and other animals through promotion of compassion, responsible stewardship and public awareness in our community. To further their commitment to ending the cycle of pet overpopulation, Butte Humane Society has also opened a spay and neuter clinic that provides low cost options for our local communities.
Cleanrite-Buildrite currently offers their professional carpet, rug and upholstery cleaning services as well as emergency wind, water, fire, and mold damage restoration throughout a Northern California service area from Stockton north to the Oregon border. As the largest and rated the most reliable cleaning and restoration contractor in the North State, they have the ability to work directly with insurance companies and claims personnel to expedite processes and to guarantee satisfaction to all parties. They can handle all personal and business cleaning needs for carpet, area rug, upholstery cleaning, wood flooring, tile and stone surfaces. Cleanrite-Buildrite also features emergency response 24 hours a day, a trained mold-remediation team, certified water-mitigation and extraction specialists, a group of skilled craftspeople and restoration specialists, prompt and accurate estimation including Xactimate software, and thorough hands-on involvement with project management for efficient mitigation and cost-effective building processes. Cleanrite-Buildrite's employees are trained, certified and bonded technicians that guarantee their work, making them one of the best choices of any service company in the North State.
Cleanrite-Buildrite is one of the large successful organizations that came together to thank our community by supporting this worthwhile local event, thereby directly helping people to build ever stronger communities.
The top five team fundraisers were: Tri-Counties bank, Cleanrite-Buildrite Critters, Rockie's Rebels, La Comida, and Bagel Dogs. The top five individual fundraisers were: Toube Benedetto, Kristen Staggs, Cleanrite-Buildrite's Curtis Chamberlain, Scott Schulman, and Cleanrite-Buildrite's Dan Andreasen. That's a big showing from Cleanrite-Buildrite and their management for this worthwhile charity. Top 3 Male 5K Finishers: Heladio Punzo, Steve Naiman, then Marty Crosley. Top 3 Female 5K Finishers: Bib #206, Morgan Lewis, then Bib #52. Top 3 Canine 5K Finishers: Zach Naiman, Chance Miller, then Rudy Gonzalez.
With so many fun times offered this year, join Cleanrite-Buildrite and Butte Humane Society next year for the third annual 2013 Bidwell Bark Fun Run & Festival, Chico's most pet-friendly family festival and the largest annual community fundraiser for Butte Humane Society.