Purple Paws: Preble Pets Against Domestic Violence
Join us Oct. 1 in historic downtown Eaton for the 7th annual Purple Paws: Preble Pets Against Domestic Violence, presented by Parker Hannifin.
Bring your pet to compete in the Parker Hannifin Pet Showcase for prizes for “Twinning” (pet and owner lookalikes), Most “Not Dog,” Best Trick, People’s Choice and Best in Show.
Everyone who gives, supports, and joins us for our award-winning signature fundraiser helps benefit Preble County’s only domestic violence shelter and 24/7 crisis hotline (937-456-6891).
This year we are partnering with Downtown Eaton Inc., which will also be holding the Fall Food Truck Fest & Craft Show. While you’re downtown for the Pet Showcase, bring the family to grab some lunch and shop for locally made crafts.
WHAT: Purple Paws: Preble Pets Against Domestic Violence
WHEN: Noon to 2 p.m., Saturday Oct. 1, 2022
WHERE: Historic Downtown Eaton, corner of Routes 127 & 35
COST: Free admission, $10 to register your pet (includes bandana)
Follow the conversation online using #PurplePaws.
About YWCA Dayton: Preble County Office
YWCA Dayton operates the only domestic violence shelter in Preble County.
- 66 shelter clients were served in 2021, including 31 children. That’s an 18% year over year increase.
- 55 people attended 34 support groups.
- We received 241 crisis hotline calls, with a 99% call satisfaction rate.
- We provided more than 2,528 nights of stay including more than 2,640 hours of case management.
Thank you to our generous 2022 sponsors!
333 Therapeutics Counseling LLC
Diamond Kennels Pet Resort
Eaton Skyline Chili
Pro Lawn Care & Concrete
Beck’s Hybrid – Kevin & Becky Studebaker
Brookville VFW Post 3288
Bullen Ultrasonics Inc.
Smith Transport LLC
Tipp City Veterinary Hospital
Town & Country Veterinary Clinic
Camden Veterinary Service
Eaton Rotary Club
Lawn Plus LLC
Preble County Mental Health & Recovery Board
The Rodeo Shop
Buckeye Jake’s Eatery
Coldwell Banker College Real Estate – Kathy Clapp
Country Mile Realtors – Marilyn Haber
Drs. Reising, Burkhart, and Schroeder
Eaton VFW Post 8066
Miami Valley Community Action Partnership
Next Step Living
Samaritan Behavioral Health
Simon Insurance Co.
Twin Valley Bank
Vancrest of Eaton
Ware’s Chapel United Methodist Church