MEDIA RELEASE

Pet Food Drive for Government Workers starts January 28th

Donations of dog, cat and other pet food to be distributed to local government workers effected by the current shutdown.

St. Louis, MO – The St. Louis Pet Expo, Olympia Athletic and Events Center, and Stray Haven Rescue are combining to host a pet food drive for government workers January 29th thru February 8th. All types of pet food will be accepted including dog food, cat food, small animal foods, etc. Donations of pet food will be accepted at the Olympia Athletic and Events Center, 49 Lawrence St in Saint Charles MO, Monday thru Friday from 5pm to 9pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 9am to 5pm. Those in need of pet food are asked to email their information and need to expo@stlpetexpo.com. Donations will be distributed by Stray Haven Rescue representatives based on availability. Valid government ID will be required to receive the donated items.

The St. Louis Pet Expo is an annual event that showcases local and national pet products, services, and resources. Information about the pet expo is available at stlpetexpo.com

Olympia Athletic and Event Center hosts a variety of sporting events including volleyball, soccer, and futsal. In addition to sports, the center can host a multitude of competitions and events. Information about the Olympia Athletic and Event Center can be found at olympiaathletic.com

Stray Haven Rescue is a St. Louis based feline rescue dedicated to promoting the health, well-being, and welfare of all cats. Information about Stray Haven Rescue is available at strayhavenrescue.org.