2018 At A Glance

FEBRUARY 17
Random Acts of Kindness Day

FEBRUARY 27
World Spay Day

MARCH 25
Woodford Humane turns 43!

APRIL
Heartworm Awareness Month

APRIL 30
Adopt A Shelter Pet Day

MAY 6-12
Be Kind to Animals Week

MAY 26
9th Annual Woodford Wag 

JUNE
National Adopt-A-Cat Month

JUNE 4
Hug Your Cat Day

JUNE 22
Take your Dog to Work Day

JULY 14
Summer Gala at Keeneland

AUGUST 8
National Cat Day

AUGUST 19
International Homeless Animals Day

AUGUST 26
National Dog Day

OCTOBER
National Adopt-A-Dog Month

OCTOBER 21
Canine Olympics at
Falling Springs Park

NOVEMBER
National Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month

NOVEMBER 10
Sniff 'n' Mingle Calendar Debut
at the Local Wag

DECEMBER 2
National Mutt Day

DECEMBER 31
Last Day to Donate to the SAVE Matching Fund
 

 

September
Canine Olympics is coming up!
Want to be a sponsor or vendor? Email Katie to learn more!

Saturday, September 1 - Adoption Day at Petco. 12:00 - 3:00 pm. Petco is where the pets go...and where the pets go home! Come meet a few of our adoptable pet. 366 Kroger Way, Versailles.

Monday, September 3 - Labor Day. Adoption Center closed.

Friday-Saturday, September 7-8 - Yard Sale at Falling Springs Park. 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Head to the big red barn and find some treasures! All proceeds from this volunteer organized and run sale benefit Woodford Humane.

**Cancelled Due to Rain** Sunday, September 9 - Doggie Splash Party at Falling Springs Park. 2:00 - 4:00 pm. Join Woodford County Parks & Rec for an end-of-season pool party just for pups! 50% of proceeds will benefit Woodford Humane. Learn more

Saturday, September 15 - Adoption Day at the Bluegrass Barkery. 12:00 - 3:00 pm. Stock up on premium-quality pet supplies and find a new best friend! 162 Old Todds Road #150, Lexington.

Monday, September 17 - Dog Yoga at the Kentucky Castle. 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Join us and Homegrown Yoga on the roof of the Kentucky Castle for a relaxing evening, complete with adoptable dogs! Tickets are $25, with $5 being donated back to Woodford Humane. Learn more

Tuesday, September 18 - Volunteer Orientation at the Adoption Center. 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Learn about our history and the many ways you can get involved! All new volunteers must complete a Volunteer Orientation. Seating is limited; email Nicole to reserve your space.
 


October
Saturday, October 6 - Adoption Day at Feeders Supply.
12:00 - 3:00 pm. You can find everything you need at Feeders Supply, including a new furry friend! Come meet a few of our adoptable pets. 306 Southland Drive, Lexington.

Tuesday, October 16 - Volunteer Orientation at the Adoption Center. 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Learn about our history and the many ways you can get involved! All new volunteers must complete a Volunteer Orientation. Seating is limited; email Nicole to reserve your space.

Sunday, October 21 - Canine Olympics at Falling Springs Park! 12:00 - 5:00 pm. Join us for our 36th year of canine competitions and family fun! In addition to more than a dozen games for dogs to compete in, we'll have an Olympic Village full of local vendors, activities for kids, food trucks, raffles, and more. Admission is free, registration for competing dogs is $10 for the first even and $5 for each additional event. Registration opens at 12:00 pm, Blessing of the Animals at 12:30 pm, games begin at 1:00 pm.
 


November
Saturday, November 3 - Adoption Day at Petco. 12:00 - 3:00 pm. Petco is where the pets go...and where the pets go home! Come meet a few of our adoptable pet. 366 Kroger Way, Versailles.

Saturday, November 10 - Sniff 'n' Mingle 2019 Calendar Debut at the Local Wag! 2:00 - 4:00 pm. Grab your dog and come be among the first to get your paws on our 2019 Wall Calendar! There's plenty of room for sniffing and mingling in the Local Wag's indoor dog gym, no matter what the weather does. Free to attend, leashed dogs welcome, and plenty of snacks for people and dogs alike! 371 Thompson Road, Lexington.

Tuesday, November 20 - Volunteer Orientation at the Adoption Center. 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Learn about our history and the many ways you can get involved! All new volunteers must complete a Volunteer Orientation. Seating is limited; email Nicole to reserve your space.

Thursday, November 22 - Thanksgiving Day. Adoption Center closed.

Tuesday, November 27 - Giving Tuesday! Black Friday and Cyber Monday are days for getting deals; Giving Tuesday is a day to give back. For one day only, every single gift will be matched. Click here to give securely online.
 


December
Help us meet our SAVE Matching Fund Goal by the end of the year!
When we raise $70,000 by 12/31, the whole amount will be matched. Mark your gift of $100 or more to SAVE and your gift can go twice as far to help our homeless pets!

Saturday, December 1 - Adoption Day at Petco. 12:00 - 3:00 pm. Petco is where the pets go...and where the pets go home! Come meet a few of our adoptable pet. 366 Kroger Way, Versailles.

Friday-Sunday, December 7-9 - Santa Claus for Paws Donation Drive at Kroger! When you're shopping this weekend, pick up an extra item or two for our pets and help us stuff the van! You'll make the holidays and the whole year ahead a little brighter for the animals who rely on Woodford Humane.

Tuesday, December 25 - Christmas Day. Adoption Center closed.

Monday, December 31 - SAVE Matching Fund Deadline! Help us meet our $70,000 goal before the clock strikes midnight to ring in the new year. When we meet our goal, the entire amount will be matched. Simply mark your gift of $100 or more to SAVE and get it in before time runs out. Click here to give securely online.

Tuesday, January 1 - New Year's 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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