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Tickets on sale for Humane Society gala event

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TRUCKEE, Calif. andamp;#8212; The Black Tie andamp; Tails gala at the Ritz-Carlton Highlands, Lake Tahoe is a champagne celebration to our andamp;#8220;best friends.andamp;#8221; The Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe (HSTT) invites you and your pooch to join the third annual gala Feb. 19, 2011.Support the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe while enjoying a black-tie evening of dinner, dancing and entertainment. Hot Buttered Rum will provide the live music. Tickets are $150 per person, which includes one dog, available at 530-587-5948.andamp;#8220;Seating is limited, and tickets are almost sold out, but we want a full turnout,andamp;#8221; said Stephanie Jensen, executive director of the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe. andamp;#8220;This is our largest fundraiser of the year, and 100 percent of the proceeds benefit the program.andamp;#8221;This black-tie-optional event will feature a Best Dressed Pet Contest and an adoptable dog parade, along with other special entertainment. Go dressed to impress and enjoy the evening while supporting a great cause.The Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe is dedicated to saving and improving the lives of pets through adoptions, community spay/neuter services and humane education programs.To meet adoptable dogs and cats, go to HSTTandamp;#8217;s Adoption Day, every Saturday, noon-2 p.m. at the Town of Truckee Animal Kennel, or call 530-581-3199 to schedule an appointment. To learn more about HSTT, call 530-587-5948 or visit For more information about the event, contact Stephanie Jensen at To purchase tickets, call 530-587-5948.andamp;#8212; Submitted to

The Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe presents Black Ties andamp; Tails, Saturday, Feb. 19 at 5:30 p.m. in the Ritz-Carlton Highlands, Lake Tahoe. Cost is $150 per person and each ticket includes one dog per person. This black-tie-optional event benefits HSTT. Contact Stephanie Jensen at for more info. Call 530-587-5948 to purchase tickets.

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