Portland, October 1st. Animal Lovers united at at the Governor Hotel for a fun-filled night to raise money for the 24-hour emergency, critical care, education and community outreach services of DoveLewis. (Photo credit: K&K Graphics) The event raised $246,000 for the emergency animal hospital.
Lori Gregory and her daughter Shannon accept a Dove Award on behalf of their therapy llama, Rojo from emcee, Ann Schatz
Christian & Annette Joly are thanked by DoveLewis CEO Ron Morgan
Wine was a popular silent auction item
Bill Furman and niece Adreanne Hazen accept the A.B. Lewis Lifetime Devotion Award in memory of Bill’s late wife, Joyce Furman
Who could resist having their photo snapped with a llama?
The live auction offered a host of options
The Wet Nose Soirée is DoveLewis' largest annual gala and drew 328 supporters
A presentation featured the recipients of all of the generosity
DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital was founded in 1973 by Mr. A.B. Lewis, in cooperation with the Portland Veterinary Medical Association, and in memory of Mr. Lewis’ late wife, Dove.