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!
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April

Saturday, April 12 - Offsite Adoption Event at Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Lexington Green,    11 am-3 pm. Meet adoptable cats and dogs, browse the store, and take home a new best friend! 

Tuesday, April 15 - Volunteer Orientation, 6:30-8pm in our Adoption Center. Learn about all the ways you can help the animals, see our facility and meet our pets and staff. Space is limited; please email Katie to register.

Saturday, April 19 - STAR 103.7's Annual Easter Egg Roll, 10:00 am Lakeview Park in Frankfort. Enjoy family and kid-friendly activities and enter in the annual Easter Egg Roll contest. FREE to attend. 

sunday, April 20 - Woodford Humane Society is closed for the Easter holiday. We will reopen at noon on Monday, April 21st. 

saturday, April 26 - Pet Care Pro Workshop, 10:00 am to 2:30 pm. The workshop is open to all kids ages 9-12. There is a $5 registration fee (due the day of the workshop). Kids will learn about the cost of caring for animals, pet overpopulation, pet nutrition, animal body language and the ins and outs of the Woodford Humane Society. Click here to sign up today! 

May

Saturday, May 10 - Offsite Adoption Event at Bluegrass Barkery Tiverton Location, 11 am - 3 pm. Meet adoptable pets, browse the Barkery, and take home a new best friend!  

Tuesday, May 20 - Volunteer Orientation, 6:30-8pm in our Adoption Center. Learn about all the ways you can help the animals, see our facility and meet our pets and staff. Space is limited; please email Katie to register.

Saturday, May 24 - 5th Annual Woodford Wag 5K Cross Country Race & 2 K Dog Walk, Whether you like to run or just stroll with your pooch, join us for a day of fun and exercise at the Woodford County Park in Versailles. Click here to register and for more information about the event.  

 

June

Thursday, June 5 - Sneak Preview Party, Headley-Whitney Museum. 6:00-8:00 pm. Be the first to view and bid on the "Scenes of the Bluegrass, pet cetera" Silent Art Auction. This is an exclusive collection of works by local artists and all proceeds benefit the animals. FREE Admission.  

Friday, June 27 - Saturday, June 28 - 15th Annual Freedom Fest Celebration, Friday features the Bone Appetit Luncheon and a special food demonstration by famed chefs Ouita Michel and Brigette Nguyen. Saturday's event features live and silent auctions, dinner, dancing and live music by Off The Clock. Tickets go on sale May 1. 

 

 

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