➤ Adopt-A-Dog Month
➤ Adopt-a-Shelter Dog Month
➤ National Animal Safety and Protection Month
➤ National Pet Wellness Month
➤ National Pit Bull Awareness Month
➤ National Service Dog Month
➤ National Veterinary Technician Week
➤ National Feral Cat Day
➤ National Pit Bull Awareness Day
➤ Plush Animal Lovers Day
➤ National Cat Day
All-Breed Dog Show, Saturday, June 6, Taylor Farm Park, Canfield Ave., E. Norwalk, CT, 8:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Rain or Shine. Longshore-Southport Kennel Club, Sunday, June 7.
For information visit GreenwichKC.org or call 203-426-1173.
The annual ‘Puttin’ on the Dog’ Show and event takes place Saturday, September 20 in Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, CT. This is one of the biggest and best pet adoption events in the area. It attracts 5000 visitors yearly and there are many adoption groups present with available dogs and cats as well as a dog show with 17 categories (biggest lap dog, clever k-9 tricks, etc.) that you can enter your dog in.
There will also be police demonstrations, celebrity judges, great food, clowns, children’s play area, silent auction, lots of pet vendor’s.
The park on the water in Greenwich on Arch St., right off of exit 3 on I-95, you can’t miss it.
Call 203-629-9494 for information and to be an exhibitor.
CPR Dave is an official American Heart Association (AHA) Certified Training Center with the ability to provide on site certifications. Known for his fun and stress free course environment, CPR Dave and his staff provide the best experience possible when providing certification classes to the public.
CPR Dave also teaches Pet CPR and First Aid…
Pets enrich our lives and are members of the family. Our pets depend on us for their safety and well being. The Pet CPR and First Aid Course is designed to teach students how to handle health emergencies which may arise from illness or sudden injury. Pet First Aid is the urgent care we can provide until we can get our pet to a veterinarian or emergency clinic. This is a comprehensive course taught by certified instructors using pet manikins for hands-on training.
CPR Dave is a certified American Heart Association Training Center offering CPR and First Aid for animal lovers who wish to be prepared for pet emergencies. For more information call 845-224-6355 or visit www.CPRDave.com.
The New York Metro Reptile Show will be held Sunday, July 12 at the Westchester County Center, White Plains, NY, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Receive a $1 discount off adult admission with their ad on page 16 of this issue. Live pet reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates on display and for sale. Books, supplies, cages… 200+ vendors.
Hartsdale Pet Cemetery conducts a War Dog Memorial Celebration every year in June to remember the service and sacrifice made by thousands of military canines and other service dogs including police and fire dogs, seeing eye and hearing dogs, balance dogs and therapy dogs. The tradition began decades ago when a World War II veteran of the Battle of the Bulge whose name is unknown returned to the cemetery every Memorial Day to place a wreath at base of the memorial.
Hartsdale continues that tradition at the War Dog Memorial Celebration. In addition, Hartsdale hosts a guest speaker and conducts a pet adoption fair with The Shelter Pet Alliance.
This year’s event will be held Sunday, June 14, at Hartsdale Pet Cemetery, 75 North Central Ave., Hartsdale, NY, 914-949-2583, it is open to the public and admission is free. 11:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Pet Adoption Fair, 1:00 p.m. Guest Speakers, 1:30 p.m. Wreath Laying Ceremony.
The Stratford Animal Rescue Society is looking for vendors and sponsors of all types for their annual “Fall Festival To Benefit Animals” on Sunday, October 11, at Paradise Green in Stratford. Rain date is Sunday, October 18.
The festival runs from 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and includes a one mile dog walk, food, contests, canine demonstrations, games, music, local celebrities, entertainment, pet adoptions, a silent auction, vendors for people and pets and more.
For additional information on how to register as a sponsor or vendor, please visit their event website: www.starsfest.org.