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

 

May
Saturday, May 6 - 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 friend with us. 366 Kroger Way, Versailles.

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.

Friday-Saturday, May 12 & 13 - Yard Sale to Benefit WHS. Visit the big red barn at Falling Springs Park (next to the Huffman Pavilion) and do a little shopping! This is a volunteer-run sale with all proceeds benefitting the animals of Woodford Humane. 12-6 pm on Friday and 9-4 pm on Saturday, rain or shine.

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!

Wednesday, May 24 - Shop at Talbots to Donate. 4:00 - 7:00 pm. You can feel good about looking good when you shop at Talbots in Fayette Mall! 10% of pre-tax sales will be donated. 3615 Nicholasville Road, Lexington.

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.


June
Thursday, June 1 - Summer Gala Tickets on Sale! Join us for our first annual Summer Gala, July 22 at the Keeneland Entertainment Center, and enjoy an evening of great food, drinks, dancing, auctions, raffles, and most of all great company, all for a great cause. Best of all, we will be air conditioned! Get in on our Lucky Dog pricing for general admission and tables, June 1 - June 15. Ticket sales close July 16. Read more

Thursday, June 15 - LAST CHANCE for Summer Gala Lucky Dog Pricing! Get Summer Gala perks at Freedom Fest prices. Regular pricing starts June 16. Ticket sales close July 16. Read more

Tuesday, June 20 - 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, June 24 - 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.


July
Saturday, July 1 - Summer Gala Silent Auction opens! Can't make it to the Gala? You can still get in on the fun! Anyone can bid and win in the Summer Gala Silent Auction. Learn more and register to bid here.

Saturday, July 1 - Offsite Adoption Event. 12:00 - 3:00 pm at the Bluegrass Barkery. Shop premium quality food and treats, and find a new furry friend! 152 W Tiverton Way, Lexington.

Tuesday, July 4 - Independence Day. Adoption Center closed.

Sunday, July 16 - LAST CHANCE to purchase tickets for the Summer Gala! Ticket sales close at midnight. Don't miss out on this evening of elegant fun! Read more

Saturday, July 22 - Adoption Center closed in preparation for the Summer Gala.

Saturday, July 22 - First Annual Summer Gala! 6:00 - 11:00 pm at the Keeneland Entertainment Center. Tickets will not be available at the door; reserve your seat before ticket sales close on July 16!

 

 

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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