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Wine-tasting for pet health care

Published: Friday, July 19, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

DIXON – “Big Dippers and Little Sippers II,” a wine-tasting to raise money for the Amos Fund for pet health care, runs from 6 to 9 tonight at Distinctive Gardens, 2020 Lowell Park Road.

Tickets are $18 at the door and include seven glasses of wine to sample, an etched wine glass to take home, and hors d’oeuvres.

Gift items, artwork and art photography will be sold, themed gift baskets will be raffled, and chair massages will be available. Guitarist Mark Chandler will perform.

The Amos Fund helps pet owners with limited income pay for their animals’ medical treatment. Call Deb Proctor, 815-213-0164, or Laura Peterson, 815-535-2488, for more information.

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