2014 At A GlancE

February 9-15
Random Acts of Kindness Week

February 25
Spay Day USA

March 25
Woodford Humane turns 39!

April
Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

APRIL 26
National Kids & Pets Day

May 4-10
Be Kind to Animals Week

May 24
5th Annual Woodford Wag 

May 19-24
National Dog Bite Prevention Week

June
National Adopt-A-Cat Month

June 20
Take your Dog to Work Day

June 27-28
15th Annual Freedom Fest 

August 23
International Homeless Animals Day

August 26
National Dog Day

September 4 
National Wildlife Day

September 
Sniff 'N Mingle at Lexington Green

October
Adopt-A-Dog Month

Canine Olympics at Woodford County Park

October 12
Iron Horse Half Marathon in Midway

OCTOBER 29 
National Cat Day

November
Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month

December
Holiday Adoption Drive

 

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
>> Have an idea for a fundraising event? Click here!

 

 

September

Monday, September 1 - Labor Day, WHS is closed for the holiday.

Friday, September 5 - Sniff 'n' Mingle at Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Lexington Green, 6:30-8:00 pm. Be the first to grab your copy of the 2015 Limited Editions Calendar! Watch alumni walk the red carpet, see adoptable pets and enjoy treats for humans and dogs. Friendly dogs on a leash are welcome. Free to attend. Click here to pre-order your calendar today!

Saturday, September 6 - Offsite Adoption Event at Incredipet, Southland Drive Location,           11 am - 3 pm. Meet adoptable pets, browse the store, and take home a new best friend! Free to attend.

Saturday, September 13 - Pet Care Pro Workshop at the Adoption Center, 10:00 am - 2:30 pm. Our Pet Care Pro Workshops are a day of educational fun for the pet-loving youngster in your life! Kids age 9-12 spend a Saturday at the Adoption Center learning about the ins and outs of responsible pet care through lessons taught by staff and volunteers. Email Education Coordinator Jennifer Rapchak to sign up today! The cost is $5 per child and space is limited. 

 

October

Sunday, October 12 - Iron Horse Half Marathon in Midway, 8:00 am. Race acorss the beautiful Kentucky countryside in scenic Midway, Kentucky. The event is presented by John's Run/Walk Shop and sponsored by Saul Good Restaurant & Pub. Partial proceeds from the event benefit the animals. Click here for more information and registration

Sunday, October 19 - Canine Olympics at Woodford County Park in Versailles. Have your dog participate or watch dogs compete for golf in several different events. Shop the Olympic Village with lots of animal-related products and services. Event kicks off with a special blessing of the animals and an Alumni Reunion Parade. Concessions available; bring your own lawn chair. Free to attend; there is a fee per dog per event. 

Saturday, October 26 - 22nd Annual Howl-O-Ween Costume Contest at Incredipet, Southland Drive Location. Dress your dog and join the fun at this annual costume contest. Meet adoptable pets, browse the store, and take home a new best friend!

 

November

Saturday, November 8 - Offsite Adoption Event at Bluegrass Barkery, Tiverton Location,             
11 am - 3 pm. Meet adoptable pets, browse the store, and take home a new best friend! Free to attend. 

Saturday, November 22 - Offsite Adoption Event at Aveda at Fayette Mall. 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Do some holiday shopping and visit with adoptable pets. Free to attend. 

Thursday, November 27 - Thanksgiving Holiday. WHS is closed for the holiday and reopen at noon on Friday, November 28, 2014. 

 

 

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