HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 11th, 2011 a Gulfstream jet carrying 60 small breed dogs will take flight from Long Beach, California to Edmonton, Canada for a better life. This will be the fifth Freedom Flight of its kind, generated by The Orange Dog Inc.
The Orange Dog Inc. was created in 2008 by Jan Folk as an online gathering place for animal lovers to share stories, with 100% of all profits from the sale of their dog products going back to the Freedom Flight program.
Social Entrepreneur Ms. Folk, investor at The Orange Dog Bar and Grill along with owner Kevin Klaess will kick off this lifesaving event with a cocktail reception the evening of February 10th, 2011. The Orange Dog Bar and Grill located in Huntington Beach, California is one of a kind and truly is a "Restaurant With A Cause". The restaurant can be identified by their mascot a Blue Chihuahua named Booberry who will be in attendance at the reception.
The Orange Dog Bar and Grill was formed as a cross branding effort to bring awareness to the overcrowding of shelters in North America while offering a California classic menu and casual atmosphere.
The 60 dogs on the February 11th Freedom Flight are being rescued from SPCA LA in Long Beach, California and The Mary S Roberts Pet Adoption Center located in Riverside, California.
The flight will depart from 3250 Airflite, Long Beach, 90807 on February 11, 2011.
The loading of the plane will take place at 6:45 a.m. and complete at 7:30 a.m. with departure at 8 a.m. PST.
The flight will arrive at the Executive Flight Center of the Edmonton International Airport (1020 8th Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6J 2T2) at approximately 12 noon MST.
The Gulfstream III jet will be voluntarily captained by the owner of Global Exec Aviation, Ramon Manriquez.
Media: for reception please arrive in Huntington Beach, California by 6 p.m. on February 10th, 2011. The Orange Dog Bar and Grill is located at 18552 Beach Blvd. Huntington Beach, Calif. 92648 www.orangedogbarandgrill.com
For any information please contact Kelly Rose Pion - 949.351.4466 email@example.com
Media: for Freedom Flight departure please arrive by 7 a.m. PST on February 11, 2011 at 3250 Airflite Way, Long Beach, CA 90807
Media: for Freedom Flight arrival please arrive no later than 11:30 a.m. on February 11, 2011 MST at Executive Flight Centre – 1020 – 8th Ave, Edmonton, AB, T6J 2T2
SOURCE The Orange Dog Bar and Grill