PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Animal Friends is hosting a drive-thru pet food distribution event this weekend for owners struggling to feed their animals.
On Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the pet food drive at Animal Friends’ campus on 562 Camp Horn Road will be first come, first serve.READ MORE: 'Save Moondog's' Concert Raises More Than $55,000 For Blawnox Music Venue
“As we see the needs of our community continue to grow during this pandemic, we are grateful to be in a position to help,” said Jenn Geibel, director of clinic & community services, in a release. “While we watch the lines at local food banks and pantries grow, we can’t help but think of the four-legged family members who could benefit from our assistance. Through this effort, we aim to make sure that all members of the family are fed – two- and four-legged alike.”READ MORE: University Of Pittsburgh Reports Slight COVID-19 Case Increase On Campus
The pet food will be loaded into cars by workers wearing gloves and masks.MORE NEWS: Whitaker Borough Gas Station Owner Seeking Help Of County, State Officials To Help Slow Motorists Down
Those who are picking up food are also asked to wear face covering.