The fifth annual PETropolitan benefit will be
"This will be an exciting event that will have margaraitas, beer and tons of great auction items," she said.
Set to benefit Kitties and Kanines, a local veterinary clinic that provides low-cost spay and neutering services for animals, the PETropolitan event will feature such live-auction items as a "Pasty, Passion and
"We're also having Heavens 2 Betsy playing live music, and they are a young, local band that covers some contemporary country music and more," she said.
"We're hoping at least 200 people attend this event; all pet-lovers are welcome," she said.
Money raised from the event will help support the low-cost spay and neutering of both domestic pets and stray animals at Kitties and Kanines, something that is "needed" in the community, Luper said.
"This event helps prolong the lives of the animals," she said. "This will help cut down on animal overpopulation and, hopefully one day, eliminate euthanasia of the animals. That's why PETropolitan is so important."
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