PerkinElmer Third Annual Steps for Pets

PerkinElmer is hosting a half-mile walk and Pet Costume Contest on Saturday, Oct. 31 at, 10 a.m., at the Riverwalk for families and their well-behaved pet. Come out and enjoy the weather, a leisurely stroll, and also the chance to bring a food or cash donation for the Connecticut Humane Society Pet Food Pantry.

Consider donating any of the following adult food products — unopened and unexpired:

• Adult dog food (wet or dry)

• Dog treats

• Adult cat food (wet or dry)

• Cat treats

Donations that cannot be accepted: Opened or expired bags of food or treats, bags that

weigh over 40lbs, any prescription diets, any store or generic brands (Companion, Paws, etc.)

or any reduced nutrition brands (Ol Roy, Gravy Train, Alpo, etc.)