With the opening of the Wellington Humane Society coming up this summer, a fund-raising event was held in the Wellington Walmart parking lot Saturday.  Humane Society Director Chelsea Nickell said, “Fill the Truck went great!! We had such an amazing turn out from supporters who filled our truck with a huge amount of much needed supplies! We also received over $200 in cash donations. Walmart and their employees donated a $100 gift card and an awesome bicycle to raffle off for our Grand Opening.”
The next week alone will be a busy one for the humane society.  She said, “Nominations for this years board and officers for the Wellington Humane Society are due by April 15. Mail to PO Box 494 Wellington Ks. General meeting where the election will happen is April 16 at the Raymond Frye.”
Their next event, “is April 13-14 at the Belle Plaine Tulip Festival! We will be there with gourmet dog treats, collars, leashes, and Saturday we will unveil our Doggy Kissing booth!! For a small donation you can come and smooch one of our lovable pooches.”