ALTON — Tractor Supply Company, 3001 Homer Adams Parkway, will host local animal groups Saturday, June 11, to encourage pet adoptions and support families raising pets and livestock.
The groups will set up at Tractor Supply as part of Purina Days, an in-store event June 8-19 that highlights pets and livestock and the tools needed to properly care for animals.
The main event on Saturday, June 11, will showcase live animals, expert advice and best-in-class products for raising a variety of animals, including domestic pets, as well as cattle, horses, rabbits and other livestock. The store also will host community groups and activities with:
- Barnyard Animal Rescue, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Donate For Paws, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Seis Amigos Tacos, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
“Our team members understand the commitment it takes to responsibly raise pets and livestock because we’ve done it and we want to share the lessons we’ve learned with the community,” said Alan Bruhn, manager of the Alton Tractor Supply store. “Whether you’re looking for a pet or you’re interested in keeping livestock as part of your family’s livelihood, our team members and community partners will give you advice you can trust.”
Both online and in-store, Tractor Supply offers products for equine, livestock, pet and small animals, including items necessary for their health, care, growth and containment.
For information about the event, call the store at (618) 433-2905. For tips on raising pets and other animals, visit TractorSupply.com/KnowHow.