“National Responsible Pet Ownership” month has been proclaimed during the month of February in Waldron by Mayor David Millard.
The proclamation signed by the mayor and Sherry Johnston, Clerk and Treasurer, states: WHEREAS, owning a pet is a privilege and a commitment that comes with responsibilities; and
WHEREAS, pets have been our friends since the beginning of human history as evidenced by the recorded burial remains of humans with their canine or feline companions; and
WHEREAS, it is important to celebrate responsible pet owners and to spread awareness for the need of all pet owners to become more engaged in the care, health, and nurturing of their pets; and
WHEREAS, the month of February is National “Responsible Pet Ownership” month;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Mayor David Millard, do proclaim February 2019 as National Responsible Pet Ownership Month in the City of Waldron and encourage all citizens to be responsible pet owners in support of this event.