Who: Tattoo artist and TV personality Megan Massacre, Adoptable dogs and cats from ASPCA Adoption Center
Date: Sunday, April 23
Tattoos Available: 12-8 p.m.
Adoptable Animals Available: 1-5 p.m.
Media: 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Address: Grit N Glory Boutique and Megan Massacre Tattoo Studio
186 Orchard Street (between E. Houston and Stanton Streets) in Manhattan
New York, N.Y. 10002
More: The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) is teaming up with tattoo artist and TV personality Megan Massacre, featured in TLC’s reality shows NY Ink and America’s Worst Tattoos, to hold a “Tats ‘N’ Tails” adoption event at Grit N Glory on the Lower East Side of Manhattan on Sunday, April 23. Cats and dogs from the ASPCA’s Adoption Center will be available for adoption and Megan will offer specially designed animal-themed tattoos.
All tattoos selected from a custom flash sheet will be priced at $100, with all proceeds going to the ASPCA. Those who adopt will receive a free t-shirt and be entered into a contest to win a $1,000 tattoo by Megan. T-shirts will also be available for purchase on gritnglory.com, with proceeds going to the ASPCA. The event will also include a photo booth, dog agility course, additional giveaways and more.
“Working with the ASPCA to find good homes for animals in need has become a big focus for me over the last year,” said Megan Massacre. “I am more excited than ever about Tat ‘N’ Tails III at Grit N Glory, as I know it is going to be the best event we have done together so far.”
“The ASPCA is grateful to Megan for continuing to lend her talent and influence to promote adoption and fight animal cruelty in New York City,” said Gail Buchwald, senior vice president of the ASPCA Adoption Center. “We’re excited to collaborate on another fun and unique event at Grit N Glory to find even more cats and dogs loving homes.”
Media interested in attending “Tats ‘N’ Tails” are encouraged to contact Alyssa Fleck in the ASPCA’s Media & Communications department at (917) 575-2343 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note the following adoption guidelines:
- Adopters must be 21 years of age or older to adopt
- Adopters are required to provide a government issued photo ID and separate proof of current address
About the ASPCA
Founded in 1866, the ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) is the first animal welfare organization in North America and serves as the nation’s leading voice for animals. More than two million supporters strong, the ASPCA’s mission is to provide effective means for the prevention of cruelty to animals throughout the United States. As a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation, the ASPCA is a national leader in the areas of anti-cruelty, community outreach and animal health services. For more information, please visit www.ASPCA.org, and be sure to follow the ASPCA on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
About Megan Massacre
MEGAN MASSACRE is a tattoo artist, published author, and international TV star of NY Ink, America’s Worst Tattoos and Bondi Ink. Best known for her incredible attention to detail and vibrant use of color, Megan’s artwork has been exhibited at galleries both inside and outside of the tattoo world. Megan resides in New York City, where she is a partner at Grit N Glory, the city’s first rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle boutique and tattoo studio. For more information, please visit www.meganmassacre.com, and follow Megan on social media:
Instagram (1.2 Million followers): @megan_massacre
Facebook (2.7 Million Likes):https://www.facebook.com/Megan-Massacre-283960613976/