Do you wish you could attend a fun #SafeHowloween party featuring safety tips, plenty of fun and fur-ends, prizes, and bring your precious pooch along?!
Fidose of Reality says you can, from the comfort of your own home! We have triple tagged team up with All Things Dog Blog and Dogtipper to bring our mutual readers an online Howl-o-ween safety party through the magic of Twitter! You got it: Our very first Twitter party!~~ insert tail wag here~~
How? Grab yourself a Twitter handle. It is easy, fun and oh-so-addictively tail-wagging fun. Ours is: @FidoseofReality
What is Twitter? A short YouTube how-to video is posted below for your reference and in getting started (trust us, it is fun and easy).
Where Do I Sign Up? You must RSVP to attend. Just like any cool party, the RSVP list gets you right on in. In order to win prizes or ask questions at the party, we will refer to the list of attendees. To let us know you’ll be attending, just enter your Twitter handle in the Linky list below.
What are the Deets?
Date and Time: Sunday, October 23, 2011 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM EDT
SafeHowlOween Hosts: @Dogtipper and @AllThingsDog
Guest Co-host: @FidoseofReality
Guest Expert: @BalancedCanine
Sponsors: @TerraPaws and @BalancedCanine
Prizes Provided by: @TerraPaws @AllThingsDog and @Dogtipper
Prizes: Of course, we have prizes galore. Swags of Terrapaws dog treats bags, fun times with Halloween dog toys, mini safety flashlights for trick-or-treating with Fido and a couple of adorable, dog-themed Halloween handbags. All the treats and no tricks: wahoo!
Bonus: You can help with party discussion in advance by submitting your questions about dog safety on Halloween. Dr. Mark Nunez, the veterinarian who pens All Things Dog Blog’s Ask the Vet column will be sitting in to answer your Halloween dog safety issues and concerns.
Now What? Send your Halloween safety questions (examples: What do I do if my dog gets into Halloween candy? How can I let trick-or-treaters in without freaking Fido out?) Mail them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who Do I Follow So I Can Join the Fun: You must FOLLOW the party hosts and sponsors to qualify and come to play. It’s easy: Just go to twitter and look us up, follow and wha-la you have access beyond the velvet ropes. AKA: You are in!
Who to Follow:
What Should I Expect at the Party? Fun, chatter amongst dog lovers, veterinary advice for Halloween safety and lots of goodie giveaways for your ghouls, goblins, and ghostly canines. We are also upping the bark, er bar, with spook-tacular savings from sponsors, Terrapaws treats and Dr. Mark Nunez Veterinary Pharmacy.
Can I Invite Friends and Family? Abso-spookily, yes! Copy and paste the tweet below and shout it out loud in the Twitterverse:
Join me for a #SafeHowloween #TwitterParty w/guest expert Veterinarian @balancedcanine & great prizes just 4 fun. Details at fidoseofreality.com.
Pre-Tweet Prize: One winner from the pre-tweet drawing will score major treats from Terrapaws, a Halloween toy for Fido, and a #SafeHowloween mini-flashlight. How cool is that: A prize-pack for Fido just for spreading the word about our first Twitter party!
Here’s one party where it’s not who let the dogs out but who let them in!!!!! Prizes are limited to US and Canada except Quebec or where prohibited by law but everyone everywhere is welcome to come to #SafeHowloween!!!
So sign up early, spread the word, and let’s have a Twitter party! Dog lovers of the highest order unite, we’re giving back in a big way and all of it is for you and your Fido!!!
Save while you prepare for the party!
@balancedcanine is offering 15% off at his vet pharmacy through Halloween, 2013 (yes, a full year!) with the code “fans”. His vet pharmacy is at www.drmarknunez.com.
@terrapaws is offering 30% off through Halloween with this code at checkout: “OCT30”. Visit Terrapaws.com.
How to RSVP below:
Scroll to the bottom and find the blue lettering that says “Click here to enter”
Click the blue link and a new screen will open.
The first box will say “Link Title or Blog Title”. Type your Twitter handle in the first box as @Twitterperson or whatever you used for the handle. Be sure to include the @ sign connected to your handle. This is a link to your page on twitter.
The next box says “Link”. Type your Twitter url in here. It will start with “http://twitter.com/” and you include your handle after the slash, without the @symbol.
Now scroll down to hit “Enter your link” and you’re done.