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FIDO Friendly Magazine 10th Annual Cross-country Pet Adoption Tour: Get Your Licks on Route 66®

FIDO Friendly Magazine Presents the 10th Annual Cross-country Pet Adoption Tour: Get Your Licks on Route 66® 2018


It’s that time of year again where FIDO Friendly  powered by Nissan, travel down the Mother Road, stopping at shelters along the way to support adoption events from September through October.



The cross-country pet adoption tour kicks off September 8 in Los Angeles at the LA Animal Services


Come out to meet Emmy Award Winning TV Host of the weekly CBS series Lucky DogBrandon McMillan, who will be filming his show and signing autographs. There will be a lot of great pets available for adoption.


Animal Radio, the most listened to pet show where over 350,000 pet-lovers tune-in weekly,  is our Media Sponsor for the 10th year and you can listen to their weekly show to find out where the events are being held.





In the first nine years, we have helped place over 11,000 pets in to new forever homes!  We bring our giant spinning wheel filled with prizes provided by our sponsors where a donation gives you a chance to win fabulous prizes and all proceeds go to the shelter at the end of the day.


Thanks to our sponsors who have signed up thus far to help us save lives, one shelter at a time! Please visit their websites to see the great products they have to offer and hope to see you at one of our shelter events!



Media Sponsor

Animal Radio


Vehicle Sponsor



Companion Sponsor

Tito’s Vodka

Tito's Vodka





Pet Box Sponsor



Advocate Sponsor




Buddy Belts


Buddy Belts


Hands on Gloves

HandsOn Gloves


Rolf C. Hagen


Rolf C. Hagen


Pet Insurance Sponsor

Embrace Pet Insurance


Community Sponsor

Cosequin Joint Health Supplements











ZenDen Pets

Zen Den





Spinning Wheel Sponsors


Handicapped Pets

Shed Defender

Outward Hound

Charlee Bear

The Company of Animals

The Honest Kitchen

John Paul Pet

Blue Dog Bakery

Old Mother Hubbard

Affordable Allergy Testing

Royal Animals

PureLuxe Pet Food

Brilliant Pad
Bike Tow Leash
The Emergency Tag Help 4 Pets

EVENT LOCATIONS AND DATES – WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE – Come Meet FIDO and help our mission to give every dog a home & leave NO Dog Behind®!


September 8


Van Nuys, California

Come out and meet tour spokesperson and TV Host of the weekly CBS series Lucky Dog, 

Brandon McMillan who will be filming his show and signing autographs.


Event held 11-4

LA Animal Shelter

14409 Van Owen Street

Van Nuys, CA


September 13

Sedona, Arizona


Event held noon-4

Humane Society of Sedona

2115 Shelby Drive

Sedona, Arizona 86336


September 15

Albuquerque, New Mexico


Event held 10-3


10428 Coors Bypass Rd.

Albuquerque, NM


September 16

Santa Fe, New Mexico


Event held noon-4


3561 Zafarano Drive

Santa Fe, NM


September 19

Austin, Texas                         OFF-ROAD FIRST TIME IN AUSTIN


Event held 4-7

The Jackelope

1523 Tinnin Ford Rd.

Austin, TX


September 22

Midwest City, Oklahoma


Event held noon-4

Midwest City Petsmart

7177 SE 29th St.

Midwest City, OK


September 23

Tulsa, Oklahoma


Event held noon-4

Woodland Hills Mall

7021 S. Memorial Drive

Tulsa, OK


September 25

Joplin, Missouri

Event held noon-4


Frank Fletcher Nissan

2327 S. Rangeline Rd

Joplin, MO


September 27

Springfield, Missouri

Event held noon-4


Event held noon-4

3500S S Glenstone Ave

Springfield, MO



September 30

St. Louis, Missouri


Event held 10-3

Tiles Park

K-9 Carnival

9551 Litzinger Rd.

St. Louis, MO


October 6

Chicago, Illinois


Event held 11-3

Paws Chicago

1997 N. Clybourn Ave.

Chicago, IL


October 7

Springfield, Illinois


Event held noon-4

Scheels Sporting Goods

3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.

Springfield, IL


October 13

Kansas City, Missouri

LAST EVENT! Thanks to all or our sponsors who made this trip possible.

Event held 10-2

Wayside Waifs

3901 Martha Truman Rd.

Kansas City, MO





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