EVENTS   

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on the road

 

Friday, August 1 ADOPT-A-THON IN LAKE GROVE
PetSmart, 3050 Middle Country Road, Nesconset from 12-5pm. Also on August 15.

 

Saturday, August 2 ADOPT-A-THON IN WHITE PLAINS
PetSmart, 369 Tarrytown Road in White Plains from 12-4pm. Also on August 30.

Sunday, August 3 ADOPT-A-THON IN HAMPTON BAYS
PETCO, 180 W. Montauk Hwy in Hampton Bays from 11am-3pm

Friday, August 8 ADOPT-A-THON IN COMMACK
PETCO, 30 Veteran"s Memorial Hwy in Commack from 2-6pm. Also on August 22.

Saturday, August 9 ADOPT-A-THON IN STONY BROOK VILLAGE
TBD from 11am-3pm.

Sunday, August 10 ADOPT-A-THON IN EAST HAMPTON
East Hampton Library Children's Fair, 159 Main Street in East Hampton from 2:30-5:30pm.

Sunday, August 17 ADOPT-A-THON IN MONTAUK
Suffolk County National Bank, 746 Montauk Hwy in Montauk from 12-5pm.

Saturday, August 23 SHELTER ISLAND PET DAY
Shelter Island Police Station on North Ferry Road fro11am-3pm. Adoptions, dog licensing, FREE microchipping and rabies vaccines from 12-2pm. Sponsored by ARF and Shelter Island PBA.

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

 

Thursday, July 17
CANINE GOOD CITIZEN® (CGC PREP) PROGRAM
CGC Program is designed to reward dogs who have good manners at home and in the community. The Canine Good Citizen Program is a two-part program that stresses responsible pet ownership for owners and basic good manners for dogs. All dogs who pass the 10-step CGC test may receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club. Classes are held at the ARF Adoption Center on Thursdays at 4:00pm with instructor Matthew Posnick running through August 14. 5 sessions for $200.
Click here for more or to register. 



Photo by Jamie Forrester
Wednesday, August 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 4pm in the Conference room. Please RSVP to Rita 631-537-0400 x210 or rita@arfhamptons.org. Also on September 3, October 1 and November 5.

 

 

 

 

Friday, August 8 PUPPY KINDERGARTEN 
Train your puppy early! It will pay off over a lifetime. Classes are held at the ARF Adoption Center Friday afternoons from 4:00-5:00pm with Instructor Matthew Posnick. Four sessions for $100. Click here to learn more or to register for classes..


 

Thursday-Saturday, August 14-16
MAISON HAMPTONS: ANTIQUES & INTERIORS SHOW 
Improve the beauty of your home and help animals! The event will feature only the best of antiques, art, and design dealers. Admission is $10.00 per person and 100% of admission proceeds will be donated to ARF. The show takes place at the Elks Lodge on County Road 39 in Southampton, Thursday - Saturday 10:00AM to 6:00 PM.

For more information, or to buy your tickets online, please visit www.maisonhamptons.com.

 



Saturday, August 23
YARD SALE
Find great treasures at bargain prices at the ARF Adoption Center from 8am-12pm. NO EARLY BIRDS!
Also on Saturday, October 18.

 

 

 

Saturday/Sunday, August 30/31
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 Saturdays or Sunday 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, August 30
RECREATIONAL DOG AGILITY CLASSES
Build the bond of trust between you and your dog while getting great exercise! Dogs and their handlers will work their way through the A Frame, weave polls and jumps plus tire jumping. Classes are Saturday afternoons from 3:30-4:30pm for Beginner and 4:30-5:30pm for Intermediate at the ARF Adoption Center with Instructor Matthew Posnick. Class size is limited. 5 classes for $175. Click here for more or to register online now.

 

SAVE THE DATE...SAVE A LIFE

Saturday, October 11 21ST ANNUAL STROLL TO THE SEA DOG WALK
Mulford Farm, East Hampton