Petland to give away free pet food Saturday

D'IBERVILLE, MS (WLOX) - D'IBERVILLE, MS (WLOX) - Petland is giving away free dog and cat food Saturday as a way to help victims of the Gulf oil spill.

The national chain will be passing out five pound bags of food to every customer from 10am to noon at its store on Cinema Drive in D'Iberville.

Local store owner Shelly Martin said the corporate office wanted to do something to help people who might be struggling with financial hardships caused by the Gulf oil disaster.

Martin said if they still have food left after the morning giveaway, a second distribution will take place from 2pm to 4pm at the Pass Christian Harbor.

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