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

 

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
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.

 

 

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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