NOT HAVING A BLACK FRIDAY SALE…OR CYBER MONDAY OR…

November 27, 2015

Help One Dog

NOPE, NO DEALS, SALES, CRAZY COUPONS OR DOOR BUSTING ANYTHING

Like many of you probably did, I watched the news bits on the Black Friday Shopping with a mixture of horror, shame and relief. Horror that grown people act so crazy over a deal on a TV, shame that I love a good deal as much as the next person (especially on a ginormous smart TV and relief that I live too far from any stores to be tempted. My inbox was flooded with one GREAT DEAL after another and I can only imagine what tomorrow’s onslaught will hold. Hey, I plan to continue working hard and building The Blissful Dog even bigger and better. It is easy to get caught up in all the SEO, Social Media posting strategies and worrying about Google loving me or not and I do.

But this is also the time of the year to remember those who may be having a rough time of it. And for me, my thoughts turn to dogs in need. Dogs look at us with pure, unconditional love and they trust us to take care of them and keep them safe and well. It can get overwhelming thinking about all the dogs out there who need help. Dogs available for adoption flood our Facebook feeds, stories about puppy mill raids are in the news way too often and the horror stories of dogs suffering at the hands of people occur way too often.  Personally, I begin to feel so helpless and overwhelmed, like anything I can do as one person would never be ENOUGH. But I can wrap my brain around helping one dog at a time.

Imagine this scenario…an older Pug named Oscar is dropped off at a shelter when his elderly owner’s bad health forces her into hospice care that does not allow pets. While he was adored, her declining health led to a bit of lapse in his day-in-day-out care and he looked bedraggled. He was chubby, with long toenails, his teeth badly needed a dental, and his nose was a dry, rough, crusty mess. Oscar was not the most appealing dog at the shelter and his future was bleak. But with a bath, his nails trimmed as much as possible and some NOSE BUTTER, Oscar looked and felt much better. The increased attention from visitors and staff perked him up even more and he began to recover his Pug-ness. In our story, Oscar is soon adopted and lives the rest of his life with a loving couple and their older Pug who is thrilled to have a buddy. To Oscar that tube of NOSE BUTTER was a VERY big deal!

The Blissful Dog HELP ONE DOG OFFER IS SIMPLE…SHOP AND HELP ONE DOG

For every sale made between now and December 20th we will donate a .15 oz tube of NOSE BUTTER, PAW BUTTER, ELBOW BUTTER or BOO BOO BUTTER to a dog rescue group or shelter. How easy is THAT?

You don’t have to use a coupon, stand in line or do anything. Every sale = a tube of NOSE BUTTER, PAW BUTTER, ELBOW BUTTER OR BOO BOO BUTTER to HELP ONE DOG. Your individual purchase with The Blissful Dog can help ONE DOG. And for that ONE DOG your purchase makes that ONE DOG more comfortable, THAT is a GREAT BIG DEAL for THAT DOG!

SHOP NOSE BUTTER NOW

YOUR PURCHASE HELPS ONE DOG

100 PURCHASES HELPS 100 DOGS

500 PURCHASES HELPS 500 DOGS

1000 PURCHASES HELPS 1000 DOGS

I would LOVE to have to hire extra staff to fulfill the HELP A DOG rescue donation gifts!

english toy spaniel before after nose butterIN HONOR OF DINAH

THE LITTLE ENGLISH TOY SPANIEL WHO LIVED LARGE

By the way, ever since I got a testimonial from Jessica about her little English Toy Spaniel who was rescued from a puppy mill after nine years of a life I cannot fathom, I have had a little voice in the back of mind saying that we can do more.

So, I dedicate this promo to Dinah, the English Toy Spaniel who had the best second chance EVER. (click on the image to see her story full-size)

SHOP HOLIDAY GOODIES

Here are the specifics, you know, the full transparency stuff…

  • For every individual sale made here in TheBlissfulDog.com* we will donate a .15 oz tube of product to an accredited DOG RESCUE GROUP or SHELTER in your honor
  • A card will be included with your name to the shelter*
  • The Blissful Dog pays the shipping
  • Rescue Groups will be selected by draw. I will write the names of groups we support, put them into a hat and my office manager’s two-year-old son will draw the recipients

 SHOP EVERYTHING!

* Italicized Print (My eyes are too old to have fine print, it is now ITALICIZED PRINT)

  • Not valid on any other shopping site, ONLY TheBlissfulDog.com
  • Only first names and last initial will be included on card (no email, no address, nothing identifiable, your privacy is safe)
  • Donations will mail no later than December 22, 2015
  • Full list of rescue recipients will be posted here on website
  • If I forgot anything I’ll add it here

 

the blissful dog seals

 

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