Rainbow Party – Dogs Adoption Day


If you love me, don’t leave me.

If you have to leave, please take me with you.

Click to watch: Love Me, Adopt Me, Woof!

Once they were abandoned and left on the side of the street, hurt, alone and terrified of the world.

However the moment you put shelter over their heads, their hearts will be filled with love.

For in your eyes, they are the most beautiful angels.

20150509 Adoption Day Poster

Are you ready to take them home?

May 9th, 2015 will be the Day.

Together with Ms. Wang Animal Shelter, Shanghai Roots & Shoots is hosting an Adoption Day Rainbow Party. If you love animals, you are welcomed to join us!

Time: May 9th, 2015 (Saturday), 12:30 p.m. to 16:00 p.m.

Location: DALIAH Restaurant, 408 at North Shanxi Road (crossing of North Shanxi Road and West Beijing Road)

20150509 Adoption Day English map

What Can You Do at the Party? You CAN:

  • Play with dogs and take them home.

We will have 20 sweet dogs from the shelter at the party. Get to know them. If you are ready to take one of them home, you can register with Ms. Wang onsite.

Notes: Please follow the volunteers’ instructions when interacting with dogs.

  • Consult with experts and learn more about keeping dogs as pets.

Having trouble with your canine friend? Don’t worry about it at all. Our vets and volunteers will help solve your problems.

  • Say “Cheese!”  — Hug Me if You Love Me.

You can hug a life-sized stuffed dog toy and upload the picture to WeChat Moments or Weibo with a tweet starting with “Love for Dogs on Shanghai Roots & Shoots Dogs Adoption Day”. You might win a small prize from us.

  • Charity Bazaar

Buy a special DIY Rainbow bracelet and it will pay for the food for a dog for one day. Hand-made cookies and various secondhand items will also be on sale to raise money for the shelter. Play your part!

20150509 Adoption Day merchandise

Last but not least, bring your smile and love.

Find a dog a cozy and loving home.

Adopt animals. Never buy pets.

Everyone can make a difference.

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About the organizers:

  • Shanghai Roots & Shoots

Founded by the world-renowned primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall, Roots & Shoots is a global network dedicated to environmental education and humanitarian care. Since its inception in 1999, Shanghai Roots & Shoots has continued to grow to involve over 300 schools and nearly 500 companies in tireless efforts to make the world a better place for all living things.

  • Ms. Wang Animal Shelter

Ms. Wang, a local Shanghainese, has been saving stray and abandoned animals for more than 10 years. Currently over 200 cats and dogs are living and recovering in her shelter in Pudong. All of them are waiting to be adopted by caring families. Give them a home, and they will devote all their affection to you in return. Do not buy pets. Adopt your furry friends from shelters. Scan the Wechat QR code below to follow Ms Wang’s shelter:

20150509 Ms Wang QR

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