2017 At A Glance

FEBRUARY 20-24
Random Acts of Kindness Week

FEBRUARY 28
World Spay Day

MARCH 25
Woodford Humane turns 42!

APRIL
Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

APRIL 11
National Pet Day

MAY 1
Deadline for 2018 Calendar photo submissions

MAY 1-5
Be Kind to Animals Week

MAY 27
8th Annual Woodford Wag 

JUNE
National Adopt-A-Cat Month

JUNE 4
Hug Your Cat Day

JUNE 23
Take your Dog to Work Day

JULY 22
Summer Gala at Keeneland

AUGUST 19
International Homeless Animals Day

AUGUST 26
National Dog Day

SEPTEMBER
Sniff 'N Mingle Calendar Debut

OCTOBER
National Adopt-A-Dog Month

OCTOBER 15
Iron Horse Half Marathon in Midway

OCTOBER 22
Canine Olympics at Woodford County Park

OCTOBER 29 
National Cat Day

NOVEMBER
National Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month

DECEMBER
Holiday Adoption Drive

DECEMBER 2
National Mutt Day

DECEMBER 31
Last Day to Donate to the SAVE Matching Fund

March
**Photo Submissions are open for our 2018 Calendar! All pets are welcome and there's a space for YOUR pet - learn more**


Wednesday, March 1 - Early-Bird Registration is Open for the Woodford Wag! Join us for a morning of healthy family fun at the 2017 Woodford Wag 5K Cross Country Race and 2K Dog Walk - just $18 when you register by March 31! Race day is Saturday, May 27. Learn more | Join the event on facebook

Saturday, March 4 - Offsite Adoption Event. 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at Petco in Versailles. Petco is where the pets go...and where the pets go home! Take a pet home for the holidays, and for good. 366 Kroger Way, Versailles.

Monday, March 6, 13, 20 & 27 - Mission Mondays at Altar'd State. Shop at the Fayette Mall or Hamburg stores on Mondays this month to help our homeless pets! 10% of net proceeds from Monday sales will be donated. Thanks Altar'd State!

Saturday, March 18 - Offsite Adoption Event. 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at Petco on Richmond Road. Shop for everything your incredible pet needs - even a new feline or canine best friend! 3080 Richmond Road, Lexington.

Tuesday, March 21 - Volunteer Orientation. 6:30 - 8:00 pm at the Adoption Center. Learn about all the ways you can help the animals, and meet our pets and staff. Email Nicole to sign up.

Saturday, March 25 - WHS turns 42! We've come a long way since 1975, and thanks to your support we're still going strong. Here's to another great year of saving lives!

Friday, March 31 - Last Day for Woodford Wag Earlybird Registration! Prices go up April 1 - sign up before March ends to get the very best deal! Learn more | Join the event on facebook
 


April
**Photo Submissions are open for our 2018 Calendar! All pets are welcome and there's a space for YOUR pet - deadline May 1. Learn more**

Wednesday, April 1 - Advance Registration is Open for the Woodford Wag!
The earlybird may have flown, but there's still time to sign up for our 5K cross country race and 2K dog walk, scheduled for Saturday, May 27 at Falling Springs Park. Bring the whole family - including the canine family members! Learn more | Join the event on facebook

Thursday, April 6 - Adoption Center Closes at 4:00 pm. Sorry for the inconvenience! Regular hours resume Friday, April 7.

Monday, April 10-Sunday, April 16 - FLASH SALE!!! All calendar photo spaces 20% off! Put YOUR pet in our 2018 Calendar today! Submit a photo

Sunday, April 16 - Easter Sunday. Adoption Center closed.

Tuesday, April 18 - Volunteer Orientation. 6:30 - 8:00 pm at the Adoption Center. Learn about all the ways you can help the animals, and meet our pets and staff. Email Nicole to sign up.

Saturday, April 22 - Offsite Adoption Event. 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at John's New Classic Shoes. Find a new best friend, and pick up a stylish new pair of kicks for all the walks you'll be taking! 316 S Ashland Drive, Lexington.

Monday-Thursday, April 24-27 - Adoption Center Closed. We will be closed to the public starting at 2:30pm on Monday, 4/24 and will remain closed through Thursday, 4/27 whil our staff are training for our new Shelter Buddy database software. Thanks for your patience as we make this awesome step forward!

Sunday, April 30 - Last Call for 2018 Calendar Photo Submissions! All pets are welcome in our 2018 Calendar, not just WHS alumni! Submit a photo of your pet by the end of April and help us make 2018's calendar the cutest one yet!
 


May
Monday, May 8 - T-Shirt Guarantee Deadline for the Woodford Wag! Register by the end of the day to be guaranteed a t-shirt in your Wag bag. For anyone registered after May 8 shirts are first come, first served.

Tuesday, May 16 - Volunteer Orientation. 6:30 - 8:00 pm at the Adoption Center. Learn about all the ways you can help the animals, and meet our pets and staff. Email Nicole to sign up.

Wednesday, May 24 - Online Registration Deadline for the Woodford Wag! You can still register in person on race day, but online registration will close at 11:59 pm, 5/24. Don't miss out!

Friday, May 26 - Packet Pick-Up for the Woodford Wag. 3:00 - 6:00 pm at the Adoption Center. If you're already registered, skip the line on race day and pick up your Wag Bag early! Runners, this includes your race number.

Saturday, May 27 - Woodford Wag Race Day! 7:30 - 10:30 am. Meet us bright and early at the park for our 8th Annual Woodford Wag 5K Cross Country Race and 2K Dog Walk! Registration and check-in open at 7:30 am; runners depart at 8:30 am, followed by walkers at 8:45. Dogs must be leashed at all times. Learn more

Monday, May 29 - Memorial Day. Adoption Center closed.

 

Get caught by the Puparazzi! 
The Puparazzi are waiting to snap a photo of you and your pup at a Woodford Humane event. You may just find your picture in the next "Limited Editions" calendar! See pictures from past events 

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