Rescue Dogs “Charm” Celebrities

Helmut Lang and WagAware, creators of a charm to promote dog rescue, joined forces for a private shopping event to raise funds for Wags and Walks rescue shelter.

WagAware CharmsNearly 100 people showed up to the event and the evening was full of festivities. Including several celebrity animal lovers who came out to support and promote dog rescue awareness. 

The star-studded crowd included “Gossip Girl,” Jennifer Missoni , Alicia Witt, “Friday Night Lights,” “Homeland’s”  Zuleikha Robinson,  Dexter’s Aimee Garcia, and Cara Santana and Jesse Metcalfe from Dallas. Samantha Haas, Founder of WagAware and Sam Gores of Paradigm Talent Agency were also in attendance.

Three adorable dogs were adopted and another three found foster homes. The evening generated nearly $10,000 in sales and WagAware donated $1 for every $1 raised.

WagAware was launched in July 2013, WagAware sells charms to promote dog rescue and adoption. The charm can be worn on a pet’s collar or a keychain and 50% of company profits are donated to dog rescue charities.

Zulekha Robinson and Jennifer Missoni

Guests with Zuleikha Robinson (far right) and Jennifer Missoni with her new rescue dog.

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