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Saturday & Sunday, August 30 & 31
COLTS NECK PET FAIR IN NJ
Bucks Mill Recreation Area, 137 Bucks Mill Rd, Colts Neck, NJ 07722 from 11am-7pm. Click here for more info.
Friday, Sept. 5 ADOPT-A-THON IN PATCHOGUE
PETCO, 401 Sunrise Hwy, Patchogue from 2-6pm. Also on Sunday, Sept. 28.
Saturday, Spet. 6 ADOPT-A-THON IN LAKE GROVE
PetSmart, 3050 Middle Country Rd, Nesconset from 11am-3pm.
Sunday, Sept. 7 ADOPT-A-THON IN NYC
Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals Adoptapalooza, Union Square Park, North Plaza, Broadway and E. 17th Street from 12-5pm. Click here for more.
Friday, Sept. 12 ADOPT-A-THON IN WHITE PLAINS
PetSmart, 369 Tarrytown Road, Greenburgh, New York, 10607 from 1-6pm.
Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 13 & 14 LONG ISLAND PET EXPO
Long Island Family Festival at Tanner Park, in Copiague from 11am-6pm. Click here for more.
Friday, Sept. 19 ADOPT-A-THON IN COMMACK
PETCO, 30 Veterans' Memorial Hwy, Commack from 2-6pm.
Saturday, Sept. 20 ADOPT-A-THON IN SOUND BEACH
Sound Beach Civic Association 3rd Annual Pet Adopt-A-Thon at the Hartlin Inn Parking Lot on New York Ave in Sound Beach (across from the Post Office) from 11am-3pm.
Sunday, Sept. 21 ADOPT-A-THON IN BAY SHORE
PETCO, 1851 Sunrise Hwy, Bay Shore from 12-5pm.
Friday, Sept. 26 ADOPT-A-THON IN ROCKY POINT
PETCO, 346 Route 25A, Rocky Point from 2-6pm.
Saturday, Sept. 27 ADOPT-A-THON IN YONKERS
PETCO, 2350 Central Park Ave, Yonkers from 12-4pm.
Sunday, Sept. 28 ADOPT-A-THON IN PATCHOGUE
PETCO, 401 Sunrise Hwy in Patchogue from 12-5pm.
For more information call Adoptions at 631-537-0400 x203 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Wednesday, September 3
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 email@example.com. Also on October 1 and November 5.
Friday, September 12 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 and run through October 3 with Instructor Matthew Posnick. Four sessions for $100.Click here to learn more or to register for classes.
Saturday, October 11
21ST ANNUAL STROLL TO THE SEA DOG WALK
Pedigrees, designer dogs and mutts are all welcome to take the two-mile walk to the ocean starting from Mulford Farm in East Hampton from 9am to 12pm. Free nail clipping for dogs, contests and treats. Register online starting September 1st and collect pledges from family and friends. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 631-537-0400 x215.
Saturday, October 18 YARD SALE
Find great treasures at bargain prices at the ARF Adoption Center from 8am-12pm. NO EARLY BIRDS!