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

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

NOVEMBER 3
Sniff 'n' Mingle

DECEMBER
Holiday Adoption Drive

DECEMBER 2
National Mutt Day

DECEMBER 31
Last Day to Donate to the SAVE Matching Fund
 

 

September
Looking for Sniff 'n' Mingle, our calendar debut event? It has moved to November 3!

Runners, have you registered yet for the Iron Horse Half Marathon & 12K? Click here!

Monday, September 4 - Labor Day. Adoption Center closed.

Saturday, September 9 - Gimme Shelter Saturday. 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at Truck and Auto Extras. We're partnering with KISS 96.9 to find some forever homes! Come see us and find a furry friend. 1098 East New Circle Road, Lexington.

Tuesday, September 19 - 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.

Sunday, September 24 - Book Signing with Randi Lynn Mrvos. 2:00 - 4:00 pm at Joseph-Beth Booksellers. Meet the author of brand new childrens' book, "Maggie and the Summer Vacation Show-and-Tell"! This book tells the story of a little girl and the rescue dog that changes her life. We'll bring adoptable pets, and there will be treats for pets and people alike. 161 Lexington Green Circle, Lexingon.
 


October
October & November Adoption Special: Orange Overload!
We're up to our whiskers in gorgeous orange kitties! Adopt an orange cat or kitten for just $10 through 11/30 with an approved application. Check out our adoptable pets

Saturday, October 7 - Offsite Adoption Event. 12:00 - 3:00 pm at John's New Classic Shoes. Whether you're running the Iron Horse or prefer a casual walk, John's has the shoes for you...and we have the pet to go with 'em! Come find a new best friend. 316 South Ashland Ave, Lexington.

Sunday, October 15 - Iron Horse Half Marathon & 12K, presented by John's Run/Walk Shop and Saul Good Restaurant & Pub. This beautiful course that runs through Midway's town and countryside has made the Iron Horse a top destination race - and it's right here in our backyard! Partial proceeds benefit Woodford Humane. Click here to run | Click here to email Nicole about volunteering

Tuesday, October 17 - 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.

Sunday, October 22 - Canine Olympics! 12:00 - 5:00 pm at Falling Springs Park. Calling all cute, goofy, talented, and/or athletic pups! Compete for medals in more than a dozen events, while your humans browse the Olympic Village vendors, bid in the silent auction, and more. Free to attend; entry fee to compete. Registration opens at noon; blessing of the animals at 12:30 pm; games begin at 1:00 pm. Learn more!
 


November
October & November Adoption Special: Orange Overload!
We're up to our whiskers in gorgeous orange kitties! Adopt an orange cat or kitten for just $10 through 11/30 with an approved application. Check out our adoptable pets

Friday, November 3 - Sniff 'n' Mingle 2018 Calendar Debut! 6:30 - 8:00 pm at the Joseph-Beth Booksellers Pavilion. Be among the first to get your paws on our 2018 Calendar! This will be out last planner-style calendar, so if you've loved these over the years, don't miss out. Admission is free, dogs are welcome, and refreshments will be provided (for people and pups). 161 Lexington Green Circle, Lexington.

Saturday, November 4 - Offsite Adoption Event. 12:00 - 3:00 pm at Petco. Petco is where the pets go...and where the pets go home! Come find a new best friend (and a cute present or two for your other best friends). 366 Kroger Way, Versailles.

Saturday, November 18 - Offsite Adoption Event. 12:00 - 3:00 pm at the Bluegrass Barkery. Bring home a new best friend, and all the very best quality food and supplies to take care of them. 152 W Tiverton Way, Lexington.

Tuesday, November 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. There will not be an Orientation in December.

Thursday, November 23 - Thanksgiving Day. Adoption Center closed.

Tuesday, November 28 - Giving Tuesday. After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday is a day to give back! Support your favorite local non-profits - we hope that includes us. Donate now

 

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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