30th November 01:05
Press Release Dream into Spring to StopPDD
Avian Health Network, Inc.
11654 Plaza America Drive #245
Reston, VA 20190-4058
Website http://www.StopPDD.org; http://www.AvianHealthNetwork.info
FOR RELEASE ~ 9 AM EDT, 1 March 2004
Contact: Valerie Schuster
DREAM INTO SPRING DRAWING TO StopPDD
Avian Health Network, Inc. (AHN) is pleased to announce Dream into Spring
Drawing as part of it's 2004 StopPDD fundraising campaign. Artist Tammy
Krawietz of Dream in Color Sculptures has donated one of her renowned
polymer clay sculptures "Aisha". Aisha is a special one of a kind Fairy with
her own spirit and energy. Don't miss this chance to own a work by Ms.
Krawietz and help StopPDD at the same time. Other works by Ms. Krawietz such
as "Eri" was featured in November 2003 Contemporary Doll Collector Magazine.
Dream into Spring Drawing tickets went on sale for $5 each 15 February 2004
at the http://www.StopPDD.org web site. The Dream into Spring Drawing is to be held
4th of April 2004 at the Super Pet Expo in Chantilly Va. (Winner does NOT
have to be present to win).
Proceeds from the Dream into Spring StopPDD drawing will go to help
subsidize the research of the Dr. Branson W. Ritchie's team with the
Companion Animal Emerging Disease Group Psittacine Disease Research at the
University of Ge****a College of Veterinary Medicine into Proventricular
Dilatation Disease (PDD). Proventricular Dilatation Disease (PDD) is a
wasting type disease that can affect and is fatal; especially young birds
like African Greys; Macaws and ****atoos. The symptoms and side effects that
have been associated with PPD are varied, its routes are unknown, and its
outcome is fatal.
Avian Health Network, Inc #54-2068091 is a 501(c)(3) Tax Exempt Non-Profit,
headquartered and incorporated in the state of Virginia. We are an
organization of volunteers with no paid personnel. We are committed to
raising public awareness and funds for avian diseases such as PDD.