If you plan to buy a St. Patrick’s Day gift for your fur kid, check out the cozy blankets at Blankets In Bloom. In addition to getting a beautiful handmade product, you’ll be helping to raise funds for a paraplegic dog in need of a wheelchair. From March 14-20 Blankets in Bloom is donating 20% of the net proceeds from the sale of their waterproof dog blankets and crate pad covers to The Frankie Wheelchair Fund.
When Catherine Whiteman, the founder of Blankets in Bloom, asked me to spread the word about this fundraiser I immediately signed on to help. The event benefits families who can’t afford a cart for their dog plus it will bring comfort and warmth to your own incontinent dog. I have to admit that I didn’t know any company was making waterproof blankets or crate pads for incontinent pets, but I love the idea and I was completely sold on the product after I saw them on the Blankets In Bloom website. Who wouldn’t want a blanket that repels moisture away from your dog’s sensitive skin and can be easily tossed into the washer for cleaning? [Read more…]