EVENTS 

 

Saturday, May 2
PET CELEBRATION DAY & ARF ANNUAL MEETING
Enjoy a morning of pet contests and delicious treats for both pets and people at the ARF adoption Center, 90 Daniels Hole Road, Wainscott from 10:30am - 12:30pm and learn about our latest lifesaving work. It's fun for everyone! FREE microchipping and rabies vaccines for cats and dogs*, dog agility and obedience competitions, "Ask the Vet," Freshpet food and treat Tasting Station for the dogs and Dreesen's Donut Truck on site and Hampton Coffee Company coffee. There will also be a FREE Raffle to win great prizes including a dog obedience lesson with ARF trainer Matthew Posnick aka Daddy Love and a framed print by noted East End artist Carol Saxe. RVSP to jean@arfhamptons.org(*Animals must spayed/neutered to receive these FREE services.) Click here for more.

 

on the road 


Friday, April 17 ADOPT-A-THON IN ROCKY POINT
PETCO, 346 New York 25A #140 in Rocky Point from 12-5pm.

 

Saturday, April 18 ADOPT-A-THON IN HUNTINGTON
PetSmart, 350 Walt Whitman Road in Huntington Station from 12-5pm.

Sunday, April 19 ADOPT-A-THON IN SYOSSETT
PETCO, 565 Jericho Turnpike in Syossett from 12-5pm.

Friday-Sunday April 24-26 ADOPT-A-THON IN NYC
Best Friends Pet Super Adoption, The Altman Building, 135 W 18th St in New York, NY 10011. Friday from 4-8pm, Saturday and Sunday 11am-7pm.

Sunday, May 3 DOG WALK IN SAG HARBOR
Join ARF at the Bay Street Theater for the Travels with Charlie Dog Walk from 11am-1pm.

Saturday, May 16 LONG ISLAND'S BEST-PET ADOPTION EXPO
Join ARF at the PetSmart in Lake Grove, Smithtown Plaza, 3050 Middle Country Rd, Nesconset (across from the Smith Haven Mall) from 11am to 5pm when mutts, purebreds, puppies
and kittens will be available for adoption from ARF and shelters across Long Island---all under ONE TENT! Saturday, May 16, is part of National Adoption Awareness Weekend at PetSmart, with gift bags, treats and fun for all. Bring the family and bring your dog. Hundreds of
adoptable animals will be waiting to meet you at this free event!

 

For more information call Adoptions at 631-537-0400 x203 or adoptions@arfhamptons.org.           

 
 

Saturday, April 4 
DOG OBEDIENCE CLASSES
Dogs and their handlers will learn basic obedience using positive reinforcement techniques. Curriculum includes Leash Handling, Let's Go, Turning Techniques, Stay/Stand, Sit/Stay, Down/Stay, Leave It, Come, No Jumping and Leash Pulling Prevention Exercises. Classes are held at the ARF Adoption Center on Saturday mornings at 9 (Basic) and 10 (Intermediate) with Instructor, Matthew Posnick. Five classes for $150. Click here for more information or to register online now.

 

Saturday, April 4 
PUPPY KINDERGARTEN
Train your puppy early! It will pay off over a lifetime. Classes are held at the ARF Adoption Center, Saturday mornings from 11am-12pm with Instructor Matthew Posnick. Four sessions for $100. Click here to learn more or to register for classes.

 




Wednesday, May 6
DOG WALKING ORIENTATION MEETING

Volunteers interested in walking the dogs housed in the incoming quarantine areas, must attend an orientation meeting; prior to volunteering. This meeting will be held at the ARF Adoption Center at 3pm in the Conference room. Please RSVP to Rita 631-537-0400 x210 or rita@arfhamptons.org.

Also on June 3, July 1, August 5 and Sept. 2.

 

  

 

Saturday, May 30
ARF DESIGNER SHOWHOUSE & SALE
Top interior decorators will again transform the ARF Thrift & Treasure Shop, 17 Montauk Hwy, Sagaponack from 5-8pm, into a designer showhouse, using furnishings from the shop and from their own collections. EVERYTHING is for sale! Designers include: Brian P. Brady, Jamie Drake, Kevin Hart, Tamara Magel, Mark Schryver and Peri Wolfman. 5pm Exclusive Preview Hour $250, 6pm General Admission $150. Open to the public on Sunday, May 31 from 10am-4pm for a $10 suggested donation, children free. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets online.   

 

Photo by Durell GodfreySaturday, June 20 ARF GARDEN TOUR
A self-guided tour (rain or shine) of delightful gardens in the VIllage of Southampton from 11am-5pm. Cocktail party immediately follows at Blue Haven, the home of Lisa and Donald Jackson. Tickets for tour $85, tickets for tour and cocktail party $175. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

 

save the date...save a life

Saturday, August 15 BOW WOW MEOW BALL
ARF Adoption Center, Wainscott

For more information contact kathy@arfhamptons.org.