2016 At A Glance

FEBRUARY 15-19
Random Acts of Kindness Week

FEBRUARY 23
Spay Day USA

MARCH 25
Woodford Humane turns 41!

APRIL
Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

APRIL 11
National Pet Day

MAY 15-21
Be Kind to Animals Week

MAY 28
7th Annual Woodford Wag 

JUNE
National Adopt-A-Cat Month

JUNE 4
Hug Your Cat Day

JUNE 24
Take your Dog to Work Day

JULY 22-23
Freedom Fest at Ashford Stud

AUGUST 20
International Homeless Animals Day

AUGUST 26
National Dog Day

SEPTEMBER 30
Sniff 'N Mingle at Lexington Green

OCTOBER
Adopt-A-Dog Month

OCTOBER 16
Iron Horse Half Marathon in Midway

OCTOBER 23
Canine Olympics at Woodford County Park

OCTOBER 29 
National Cat Day

NOVEMBER
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

November
Friday, November 4-Wednesday, November 30 - 10% of "Patronus Divination" tea leaf readings by Tabitha Dial of North Star Muse will be donated to Woodford Humane. This is inspired by Lexpecto Patronum - The Lexington Harry Potter Alliance, who named us their "Fantastic Beasts" partner in anticipation of the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film release this month. More info on the tea leaf readings here.

Saturday, November 5 - Offsite Adoption Event. 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at IncrediPet on Southland Drive. Find a new furry friend, and stock up on everything your incredible pet needs. 306 Southland Drive, Lexington.

Saturday, November 12 - Yoga for a Cause. 11:00 am at West Sixth Brewing. Join this fun, light-hearted yoga class and help a worthy cause! We are November's charity of choice and your $5 donation goes straight to Woodford Humane. Questions? Meredith Swim: 859.940.2557

Tuesday, November 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, November 19 - Offsite Adoption Event. 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at Petco in Versailles. Petco is where the pets go...and where the pets go home! Come meet a new best friend. 366 Kroger Way, Versailles.

Monday, November 21 - Wok for Dogs at i Ching Asian Cafe. 4:00 - 9:00 pm. 20% of your meal will be donated! Guest chef Tyler Singleton will be manning the wok from 4:00 - 6:00 pm, so come early and tell him he's awesome. To participate at lunch time, simply mention this fundraiser to your server. Special thanks to i Ching, Singleton Dog Training, the Bluegrass Barkery, and Keller Williams Realty for making this event possible!

Thursday, November 24 - Thanksgiving Day. Adoption Center closed.

Tuesday, November 29 - #GivingTuesday. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are all about shopping; Giving Tuesday is a day to give back. And this year, every gift made on #GivingTuesday will be matched! Give online and share the love on social media with #GivingTuesday


December
**There will be no Volunteer Orientation in December**

Saturday, December 3 - Offsite Adoption Event. 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at Petco in Versailles. Petco is where the pets go...and where the pets go home! Take a pet home for the holidays, and for good. 366 Kroger Way, Versailles.

Saturday, December 3, 10, and 17 - Gift Wrapping at Lexington Green. 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. You do the shopping...let us take care of the wrapping! Our volunteers will be at Joseph-Beth Booksellers making those holiday gifts look nice, and all tips come right back to help our homeless pets. 161 Lexington Green Circle, Lexington.

Thursday, December 8 - Saturday, December 10 - Santa Claus for Paws Donation Drive. Our second annual round-the-clock, in-kind donation drive at Kroger in Versailles, thanks to supporters Kevin Griffith and Amber Jett! When you stop in to do your shopping, take a Wish List and pick up a little something extra for our pets. Special thanks to Kevin, Amber, PODS Lexington, and Kroger for making this possible again this year! 212 Kroger Way, Versailles.

Saturday, December 10 - Offsite Adoption Event. 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at the Bluegrass Barkery. Stock up on premium quality pet supplies and find a new best friend! 152 West Tiverton Way, Lexington.

Saturday, December 10 - Photos with Santa! 1:00 - 4:00 pm at Petco in Versailles. Bring your pets in to meet the man himself and have a photo taken! $9.95/each, including a decorative frame. 100% of proceeds go to help homeless pets!

Saturday, December 17 - Photos with Santa! 1:00 - 4:00 pm at Petco in Versailles. Bring your pets in to meet the man himself and have a photo taken! $9.95/each, including a decorative frame. 100% of proceeds go to help homeless pets!

Saturday, December 24 - Christmas Eve. Adoption Center hours: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm.

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

Saturday, December 31 - New Years Eve. Adoption Center hours: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Saturday, December 31 - Deadline to help us meet our SAVE Matching Fund goal! Your gift of $100 or more, marked to SAVE and made before 11:59:59 pm December 31, will be doubled - up to $80,000. Stretch your gift twice as far! Give online


January
Sunday, January 1 - New Years 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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