Pet Events in the Triad
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Screening of the film “Best in Show” and pet adoption event: 6:15 p.m., August 16, Carolina Theater, 310 S. Greene St., Greensboro. With the Haley Graves Foundation. Cats and dogs available for adoption. Bring money to vote for the best foster pet. 336-333-2605 or www.thehaleygravesfoundation.com.
Dog Days on the downtown greenway with Doggos: 5-7 p.m. August 29, LoFi Park, 500 N. Eugene St., Greensboro. Refreshment and splash stations, dog beer and frosted paw ice cream, raffle for annual passes to Doggos, a dog park and pub. [email protected]
Sip, savor, buy: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. September 25, Special Events Center at Greensboro Coliseum. Showcase products from across the state. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the HALO (Helping Animals Live On) project, an animal shelter and rescue without killing in the Carolinas. www.southernvineproductions.com.
Megan Blake Dog Training Course: 4:30 p.m. Sundays, LeBauer Park, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Ask questions, learn new dog behaviors. Registration recommended. tinyurl.com/yc8wcb56.
Adoption Fair: Noon-3 p.m. Saturdays, PetSmart, 2641 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro. With Triad Independent Cat Rescue. Visit www.triadcat.org or email meowmire.yahoo.com.
Low cost rabies clinic: Noon-2 p.m. Third Saturday, SPCA of the Triad, 3163 Hines Chapel Road, Greensboro. www.triadspca.org.
Adoption Fair: noon-3 p.m. Saturdays, PetSmart, 1206 Bridford Parkway, Greensboro. With Juliet’s House Animal Rescue. [email protected]
Virtual Adoption Fair: 11 am-3pm third Saturday. With Tailless Cat Rescue, SPCA of the Triad, Helping Hands 4 Paws and other local cat adoption groups. www.facebook.com/pg/taillesscatrescue/community/.
Adoption of cats: Sheets Pet Clinic, 809 Chimney Rock Court, Greensboro. $ 100 for a cat, 6 months or more; $ 150 for two adopted together in the same house, 6 months or more. $ 125 for each kitten, $ 200 for two adopted kittens at the same time. Fees include sterilization / neutering, microchipping, screening for feline leukemia and / or feline immunodeficiency virus, current age-appropriate vaccinations, FeLV vaccinations for kittens, flea treatment and deworming. All adoptees receive an “exit exam” from one of the veterinarians before returning home. Every cat or kitten adopted by Sheets Pet Clinic receives vaccines at half the price for the rest of their life, if brought in for annual wellness exams. Each cat receives free pet insurance for one month. [email protected] or www.sheetspetclinic.com.
SPCA of the Triad: Open for adoptions 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, 3163 Hines Chapel Road, Greensboro. Submit an adoption request and wait for the approval email. www.triadspca.org, www.facebook.com/TriadSPCA, www.instagram.com/spca_of_the_triad.