Saturday, August 15 BOW WOW MEOW BALL
A summer party at the ARF Adoption Center to celebrate the lifesaving work of ARF. Cocktails, dinner catered by Glorious Food, dancing to the Peter Duchin Orchestra and a silent and live auction all make for an evening to remember honoring internationally acclaimed architect PETER MARINO for his unwavering commitment to animal welfare and ARF. Emcee, BROOKE SHIELDS. 6:30pm cocktails, 7:30pm dinner.Click here for more information and for tickets.
on the road
Saturday, August 8 ADOPT-A-THON IN NYC
PETCO, 860 Broadway in Union Square in NYC from 12-5pm.
Sunday, August 9 ADOPT-A-THON IN WESTBURY
Westbury Flea Market, at the NYCB Theater at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Road in Westbury from 11am-5pm.
Sunday, August 16 ADOPT-A-THON IN WANTAGH
Petco, 1141 Wantagh Ave in Wantagh From 12-5pm
Friday, August 21 ADOPT-A-THON IN BRIDGEHAMPTON
PETCO, 2044 Montauk Hwy in the Bridgehampton Commons from 1-6pm.
Friday, August 28 ADOPT-A-THON IN COMMACK
PETCO, 30 Veterans Memorial Hwy in Commack from 1-6pm.
Saturday, August 29 ADOPT-A-THON IN FARMINGDALE
PetSmart, 241 Airport Plaza Blvd. in Farmingdale from 12-5pm.
Sunday, August 30 ADOPT-A-THON IN WEST BABYLON
PetSmart, 535 W. Montauk Hwy in West Babylon from 12-5pm.
Thursday, August 13 MUSIC FOR MONTAUK
2015 Summer Series with Carnival of the Animals, Third House (in Montauk County Park) 2128 Montauk Hwy in Montauk starting at 5:30pm. Click here for more information.
Saturday, August 22 SHELTER ISLAND PET DAY
Shelter Island Police Station, 44 N. Ferry Road. Cat and dog adoptions, dog licensing available from 11am-3pm. Free microchipping and rabies vaccines from 12-2pm. Sponsored by ARF and the Shelter Island PBA. For information contact email@example.com.
For more information call Adoptions at 631-537-0400 x203 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, August 5
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 email@example.com.
Also on Sept. 2 and October 7.
Saturday, August 22 PUPPY KINDERGARTEN
Train your puppy early! It will pay off over a lifetime. Classes are held at the ARF Adoption Center Saturday mornings from 11:30am-12:30pm and run through Sept. 12 with Instructor Matthew Posnick. Four sessions for $120. Click here to learn more or to register for classes.
Saturday, August 22 RECREATIONAL DOG AGILITY
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.
Saturday, August 29 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 at the ARF Adoption Center on Saturday mornings at 9 (Basic) and 10 (Intermediate) with Instructor, Matthew Posnick. Four classes for $150. Click here for more information or to register online now.
save the date...save a life
Saturday, September 12
LONG ISLAND'S BEST---PET ADOPTION EXPO
Join ARF and other Long Island shelters at PETCO in Commack, at 30 Veterans Memorial Highway, from 11am to 5pm. Over 100 cats and dogs will be available for adoption, all under one tent. FREE admission, adoption fees apply. For more information, contact Michele Forrester at firstname.lastname@example.org or 631-537-0400 x207.
Saturday, October 10
22ND ANNUAL STROLL TO THE SEA DOG WALK
Pedigrees, designer dogs and mutts are all welcome to take a two-mile walk to the ocean, starting from Mulford Farm, 10 James Lane in East Hampton, from 9am to 12pm. Free nail clipping for dogs, contests and treats. Register starting September 1st and collect pledges from family and friends. For more information, contact email@example.com or 631-537-0400 x215.