Carmel Valley’s Earthwise sponsors Halloween pet adoption Oct. 18

EarthWise Pet Supply will host a Halloween Party and adoption event from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at 7805 Highland Village Place, Suite G-101, in the Albertsons shopping center, in the Carmel Valley/Torrey Highlands neighborhood of San Diego.

The event benefits Second Chance Dog Rescue, and is free to pet parents and their dogs, as well as those interested in adding a furry friend to their family.

The Halloween-themed adoption event will feature adoptable dogs being cared for by Second Chance Dog Rescue, an all-volunteer rescue nonprofit. All dogs are spayed/neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccinations before adoption. All donations are tax deductible. For information, or to see photos of dogs available for adoption, visit

At noon, EarthWise will host a Halloween Costume Contest. Categories include Best Costume for male and female; and Best Costume – Ensemble. Costumes will be judged by our special guests and representatives from Second Chance Dog Rescue. There will also be drawings and samples given throughout the day. Plus, a portion of the proceeds from each self dog wash during the event will go to Second Chance Dog Rescue!

Special guests and experts will be on hand to answer questions about dogs, cats and other pets. They include Allison Shamrell Photography; Honest Kitchen Pet Food & Wild Callings Pet Food: Don’t Kick the Dog (training); PQ Pet Sitting and Highlands Ranch Animal Hospital.