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
 

 

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!


August
August is usually Kroger Community Rewards renewal month...but Kroger has switched to auto-renewal!
If you're not signed up yet, click here or call 800-KROGERS and get use organization code 10442 to select WHS as your organization of choice. Thank you!

Saturday, August 5 - Offsite Adoption Event. 12:00 - 3:00 pm at Petco. Petco is where the pets go...and where the pets go home! Come meet your new best friend. 366 Kroger Way, Versailles.

Monday, August 7 - Deadline for Silent Auction item pick-up! If you won an item in the Summer Gala Silent Auction, please make arrangements to pick it up at our Adoption Center by August 7. Refunds will not be issued for unclaimed items.

Tuesday, August 15 - 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, August 26 - 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.


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

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.
 


October
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

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; $8 per dog, per event. More information coming soon!

 

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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