Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Glimmer of Life Small Dog Rescue is Up & Running!


We are excited to announce that our small dog rescue, Glimmer of Life, has just been approved for 501(c)(3) status! After 2 long years of hard work, we are finally official!

Glimmer of Life is a 100% non-profit small dog rescue dedicated to saving the lives of sickly and injured animals whose devastating health conditions would have caused them to be euthanized anywhere else. We find them, we fix them up, and we adopt them out. Check out our many small rescue dogs for adoption on GlimmerOfLife.com!

And please remember...adopting a rescue dog is a great responsibility. They will require a lot of your attention and patience! So please make sure that you are ready for this type of commitment.

Also...please be realistic. We do this out of the goodness of our hearts because we love all dogs - no matter what size, shape, or color, and we hope that you do too. So please do not e-mail us asking for a 2 lb. Yorkie puppy with a babydoll face to adopt, because that's not gonna happen! Let's be realistic about the types of dogs that people no longer want. We rarely get puppies (especially 2 lb. Yorkies) because everyone wants those - it's the older ones that nobody wants. So if you REALLY want to make a difference in the life of a sweet and helpless creature who will give you unconditional love and affection, then adopt a dog today - for the right reasons. But do not request a puppy - you're not doing anybody a favor.

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Exclusive Susan Lanci Trunk Show


You are cordially invited to attend the Susan Lanci Trunk Show!
The show takes place on Saturday, June 26th from 12pm - 6pm at TeaCups Puppies & Boutique / Pets are People Too.
Enjoy complimentary martinis and hors d'oeuvres while viewing Susan Lanci's all new Summer line! The designer will be traveling all the way from sunny California to unveil some extra special items during this event, which will only be available for purchase here during the show! We will also be offering all in-store Susan Lanci items at 20% off! So dress up your dogs and bring them on over to meet and mingle! It will be great fun with proceeds benefitting Glimmer of Life small dog rescue!
We are very excited! Susan is, after all, one of our favorite dog clothing, collar, and accessory designers! We just love love love her sparkling dog collars and Swarovski Crystal dog dresses!
The boutique is located at: 9003 Taft Street Pembroke Pines, FL 33024. Call 954-985-8848 for directions! Hope to see you all there!

Charlie the Adorable Pomeranian

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This is Charlie, an adorable Pomeranian Puppy who came from TeaCups Puppies & Boutique! His new family made this video to share with us, isn't he the cutest??

Thursday, November 5, 2009

Congratulations to the Winners of Our Halloween Pet Costume Contest!


We'd like to start out by saying Thank You to everyone who attended the First Annual Halloween Pet Costume Party at TeaCups Puppies & Boutique, together with Pets Are People Too! It was a great success, and it couldn't have been for a better cause!

We were able to raise over $350 for "Glimmer of Life" between the Charity Raffle and Pet Portrait Events, and three of our rescue dogs found forever homes! We would also like to give a special thanks to Lys Rubin for her generous donation of $1,000! Thank you, Lys!

As for the party...it was a blast! We couldn't believe how many guests attended, and the costumes were amazing, it was SO HARD to choose!! We'd like to congratulate Elizabeth & Juliet Ayler, the winners of our Charity Raffle AND the following winners of the Costume Contest:

FIRST PLACE: Sherry with Lola & Louie as Cinderella & Prince Charming

SECOND PLACE: Alex with Mushu as The Little Mermaid

THIRD PLACE: Raul & Tina with Espanola, The Spanish Dancer

Great job, everyone! Hope to see you all next year for a bigger and better event!!!
Click HERE for more pics of the event!

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

First Annual Halloween Pet Costume Party at TeaCups

If you're in the South Florida area, come join us for an afternoon of Trick-or-Treats, refreshments, photos, and fun - all for a good cause!

TeaCups & Pets Are People Too's 1st annual Halloween Pet Costume Party will benefit "Glimmer of Life," a non-profit organization dedicated to caring for sickly dogs in desperate need of surgery in order to survive, of which would otherwise be euthanized.

This year, we'll be hosting a Costume Contest, a Raffle, Halloween Pet Portraits, and an adoption event! Check out the details below!

HALLOWEEN DOG COSTUME CONTEST:
Enter your dog for a chance to win the Grand Prize! Costumes will be judged on creativity. 1st place winner will receive a $200 shopping spree, 2nd place will receive a $100 shopping spree, and 3rd place will receive a $50 shopping spree! Contest will begin at 1:30pm on Saturday, October 31st, and judging will take place shortly after. Contestants must be present to win!!

CHARITY RAFFLE:
For a $5 donation ($6 if you pay online or with a credit card) to our non-profit organization, "Glimmer of Life", you can enter the drawing to win a luxury gift basket (with a retail value over $300!) filled with fabulous new pet products for Fall! You are NOT required to be present at the time of the drawing to win! Online customers can participate by purchasing a raffle ticket HERE. Please be advised that there will be a shipping charge of $10 to ship the basket if our winner is not local. Drawing will take place on Saturday afternoon of October 31st. Winner will be contacted shortly after.

The Gift Basket includes: 1 Luxury MicroVelvet Bowser Bed in Cocoa*, 1 Luxury Dog Blankee in Ivory, 1 Croc-Embossed Bronze Step-in Harness**, 1 Set of our New Bronze Pet Dishes, 1 Koko Von Knebel Pet Shampoo, 1 Koko Von Knebel Pet Conditioner, 1 Koko Von Knebel Conditioning Spray, 1 Juicy Couture Pet Cologne Gift Set w/ Brass Scottie Dog Bottle, 1 Gift Bag Full of Gourmet Bakery Treats, 1 Package Zukes Mini Natural Chicken Treats, 3 Plush Squeak Toys, and 1 TeaCups Gift Card valued at $50!

*This item will hold a dog up to about 8lbs. If your dog is larger, you will receive the next size up of a similar color, which holds up to about 25lbs.
**This item will be in the size of your choice, up to 20 lbs.

HALLOWEEN PET PORTRAITS:
For a $10 sitting fee, which will be donated to "Glimmer of Life" small dog rescue, you can have your pet's holiday portrait taken by an award-winning, professional pet photographer! Packages start at just $40 plus shipping. Event will take place Friday and Saturday, October 30th and 31st from 10am to 6pm.

PET ADOPTION EVENT:
Adopt before you shop! We understand that most people would prefer a cute little puppy, but we also know that you can find the same qualities and companionship in an older or special needs dog that you can in a puppy. Please consider adoption before you shop. There are thousands of lonely and hungry pets out there in desperate need of a loving home. We will be hosting a Pet Adoption Event on Friday and Saturday, October 30th and 31st from 10am to 6pm. So if you're looking for an addition to your family, please pay a visit and you just might fall in love. There will be a small adoption fee that goes to "Glimmer of Life" to help pay for the cost of spaying/neutering and any other health care that may have been required at the time of rescue.

So come join us, and have a HAPPY HOWL-O-WEEN!!!





Sunday, September 20, 2009

Dog Halloween Costumes


Halloween is just around the corner! Come check out our new Halloween Dog Costumes for 2009 at TeaCupsPuppies.com! This year we have over 24 to choose from, including: Frankenstein, Batman, Superman, Spiderman, Snow White, a Witch, a Scarecrow, a Hippo, and much more for a spooktacular celebration!

Stay tuned for information on our upcoming Halloween Pet Costume Party!

Friday, August 14, 2009

TeaCups on NBC Live!

Check out TeaCups Puppies & Boutique live on NBC! Featuring exclusive doggy fashion designers such as: Kiki Monster Couture, Paris Erotica, and more! Plus lots and lots of bling and ONE-OF-A-KIND doggy items!
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