2017 Raffle

The 2017 Raffle is Here!

The “Freedom Ride” Raffle is the major summer fundraiser for Friends of the Animals BR. Tickets are $10 each for a chance to win one of our amazing prize packages. Yes! You can purchase MULTIPLE tickets! Click to purchase raffle tickets via PayPal. Read on for a description of all the prize packages!

Package 1: The Wine Down Package:

Includes: Over $200 in assorted wine and Champagne, a $25 Lula Roe gift certificate donated by Lula Roe representative, Doris Heckert, $30 in Barnes and Nobles gift cards, gift certificate to Trader Joe’s and a beautifully handcrafted tray to add some cheese to your wine.

This package contains an assortment of wines and Champagne to help you toast yourself for making a donation to save homeless dogs and for supporting a fantastic cause. We’ll also throw in a $25 Lula Roe gift certificate, because being comfortable and stylish are always in fashion, a Trader Joe’s gift card and $30 in gift certificates to Barnes and Nobles so that you can curl up with your next great adventure. Great for a girls’ night, gifts, special occasions…or just a Tuesday. Cheers to you, you generous wine lover! It’s always 5’o clock somewhere!


Package 2: The Work Hard, Play Harder Package:

Includes: 1 Varsity Sports gift set with $120 gift card, $100 gift certificate to Neighborhood Pet Market, $50 Bed Bath & Beyond gift card, $50 at Phil’s Oyster House, a $50 Superior Grill gift certificate and Beyond gift certificate, $50 Phils Oyster Bar, $50 Superior Grill gift certificate, and a Canes package with gift cards and a toy for your dog.


This package contains items for the dog and owner who are actively working on their fitness. There’s a $150 shoe gift certificate from Varsity Sports, for the human who needs a new pair of kicks, some assorted dog accessory to keep your four legged friend safe and stylish during outdoor jogging sessions, and a $50 Big Squeezy gift card to put good in, to get even more good out. And because life is about balance, we’ll throw in a $10 Mooyah gift card to satisfy your burger or milkshake craving and a Neighborhood Pet Market gift card for your best furry buddy. Live a little!


Package 3: The Pampered Package

Includes: 1 In-Home, 3 course meal (for 2) prepared by a chef in your home, 1 50-minute Swedish Massage gift certificate courtesy of the Woodhouse Salon and Spa, Paul Mitchell pet products (for your four-legged bff) and $50 salon gift card (for the human) from Salon Eden, assorted dog accessories and a bottle of chardonnay

You and your pooch can lounge in the lap of luxury with this package! It contains a 50 minute Swedish massage certificate courtesy of the Woodhouse Spa and a $50 salon gift certificate to Salon Eden for the human. We didn’t forget your pup! Salon Eden has put together an assortment of Paul Mitchell products for your dog. Only the best for your best friend! You’ll get a bottle of chardonnay to toast your win while you have a chef come into your home and cook you a three-course dinner for 2! (We won’t tell if the second person is your dog). Treat yo’ self to the sweet life with this relaxing package. You deserve it!

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Package 4: The Down Home Package

Includes: Framed painting (worth about $300), A $100 gift card courtesy of Bed, Bath and Beyond, a cute burlap dog bone welcome sign from Bayou Belle Boutique and Cindi Dier, a Heads and Tails gift card valued at $15 and a $25 gift card to Mason’s Grill

If your home is your castle, this package will help you add some royal flair to your cozy abode. Adorn the wall of your home with a beautiful painting by a local artist. Head on over to Bed, Bath and Beyond to spruce up any room of the house. Enjoy some meals from two fabulous, local restaurants on us! We’ve got gift certificates from Head and Tails and Mason’s. We hear that the Bloody Mary from Mason’s will change your life!


Package 5: The Taste of Baton Rouge

Includes: Gift cards courtesy of…
– Does Eat Place
– Kalurah Street Grill
– Phil’s Oyster Bar
– Outback Steakhouse
– Ichiban
– Louisiana Lagniappe
– Sammy’s Grill
– Superior Grill

Do you prefer eating out than dining in? Forget about doing the dishes, we’ve got you covered! This package contains a selection of gift cards from around our great city! Even the most fickle of appetites will find dishes they’ll enjoy. We’ve got a little something for everyone and every occasion.


Package 6: Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler! Package

Includes: Handcrafted Cypress bench (valued at approximately $300), 2 prints from local artist (valued at approximately $200), a $25 Mason’s Grill gift certificate and a $50 gift card courtesy of Louisiana Lagniappe

It’s hard to escape the Cajun culture in South Louisiana and with its laid back personality, why would you want to? If you are looking for a quiet package with a little lagniappe, mais, we’ve got you covered! For those who have the envie for good food, good friends and good livin’, we have a beautiful handcrafted bench made out of our beautiful state tree, the Bald Cypress, two prints from a local artist and dinner at Louisiana Lagniappe and Mason’s Grill. Ca c’est bon!


Package 7: Margarita Madness

Includes: $50 gift card to Lava Cantina, $40 gift cards to Velvet Cactus and The Rum House, $25 gift cards to Tio Javi’s and Superior Grill and a bottle of tequila

Treat every day like it’s Taco Tuesday. We’ve got a sampling of some of the best Mexican food in Baton Rouge. Whether you crave enchiladas, fajitas, or just chips and queso, we’ve got you covered. Have a margarita on us!


Package 8: The Dapper Dog Father Package

Includes: Gift certificate for a customized suit from After Five Tuxedo (valued at approximately $150), a stylish tie from Bourbon Bay, $50 Louisiana Lagniappe gift certificate, $50 Big Squeezy gift card, dog toys and a BIG bag full of goodies from Trader Joe’s.

For the gentleman who enjoys spoiling his pup, but likes to dress for the occasion, we’ve got a package just for you, sir! Let After 5 Tuxedo outfit you in a custom suit, with a tie donated by Bourbon Bay. When you look good, you feel good, so we’ve got a gift certificate to The Big Squeezy to keep you feel energized and a $50 restaurant gift card to take your new suit out for a spin on date night. We haven’t forgotten about your bff (best furry friend). We’ve got some accessories to keep your best bud looking sharp. Looking sharp, Mr. GQ!


Package 9: Staycation Package

Includes: 1 night stay at Hotel Indigo and valet parking pass (valued at $250), $50 gift card to The River Room, 2 season tickets to Theatre Baton Rouge (valued at $250) and a gift card to Camp Bow Wow

Everyone can use some R&R. Let us whisk you away to a night out on the town. All the world’s a stage, and we’ve got two season tickets to the wonderful stage of Theatre Baton Rouge. Enjoy a scrumptious dinner at The River Room. Out late? No worries! We’ve got you an overnight stay at the swanky Hotel Indigo. No need to worry about your fur baby. We have a gift certificate to the best place to be a dog this side of the dog park, Camp Bow Wow. Your four-legged bestie will have the time of his life and be pooped out from all the fun at camp. Everybody wins with this Staycay Vacay!


Package 10: Fashionista Package

Includes: Three custom jewelry pieces from Mimosa Handcrafted (valued around $200), an authentic Kate Spade purse (valued around $300) and a $50 Cabi online fashion boutique gift certificate

There are few things that complete an outfit as well as gorgeous jewelry and the perfect hand bag. This package has both. The winner will receive three timeless, custom pieces from local jeweler, Mimosa Handcrafted along with a beautiful new Kate Spade purse. Needing a little something to top off this fabulous ensemble? We’ll also add a $50 gift certificate for Cabi, a new way to shop the best finds from the comfort of your home. Every walk way will become your runway with this exclusive package.

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