Representative Vigils

Event Schedule for International Homeless Animals' Day: August 18, 2012

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Sponsor: Two Toby Rescue
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: Normal Business Hours
Location: Mailing Address: Two Toby Rescue, P.O. Box 708, Helena, AL 35080
Contact: Sonya, Email:; Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals Day Donation Drive: Donations may be made to Two Toby Rescue.
You may also send donations directly for veterinary care sent to Two Toby Rescue's primary vet: please designate donation for Two by Two Rescue Hope Animal Clinic, 3051 Morgan Rd., Bessemer, AL 35022 (205-426-2828). See YouTube Video



Sponsor: Folsom Police Department Animal Services
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Location: Folsom City Lions Park, 403 Stafford Street, Folsom, CA
Contact: Folsom Police Department Animal Services, Phone: 916-439-2268; Email:
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day "Stray-Z-Days" of Summer Adoption Day, Adoptions available for cats, dogs, reptiles, rabbits and more! Vendors, Raffles, Shelters and Rescues will be on hand for meet and greets too! See Flyer.


Sponsor: Centinela Pet and Feed Supplies
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 9:00AM - 8:00PM

Location: 3120 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91107
Contact: Phone: 626-795-9858; Website:  
Event:  The Pasadena Humane Society, Rescue Train, and Cat Posse will be in-store adopting out many of their wonderful companion animals, Basket Raffles, Refreshments, Vendor Samples and More! See Flyer.
Sponsor: Valley Oak SPCA
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 9:00AM

Location: 29016 Highway 99, Visalia, CA 93277
Contact: Phone: 559-651-1111; Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Memorial - "We invite you to bring a gift for the animals from the wish list (on our home page) and join us in making our mission impactful to those not yet involved in animal rescue."
Sponsor: Central California SPCA
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 6:30PM - 10:30PM

Location: Englemann Cellars, 3275 N. Rolinda Avenue, Fresno, CA 93723
Contact: Email:; Website:
Event: Bets for Pets Casino Night! Live Music, Silent and Live Auctions, Food and Drinks, and More! All proceeds will benefit CCSPCA's Spay/Neuter Program, Foster Care Program, and educational efforts to strive and end their community’s serious homeless pet overpopulation.



Sponsor: Canine Campus, Colorado All Breed Rescue & Training
Date: Saturday, August 11, 2012
Time: 10:30AM - 4:30PM
Location: Norris Penrose Event Center - Indoor Arena, 1045 Lower Gold Camp Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80905

Contact: Email:; Website:
Event: 14th Annual Romp in the Park! International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil, Rescue Dog Parade, Contests, Agility Demonstrations, Educational Stalls, Food, Raffles and so much more! See website for itinerary.


Sponsor: Harmony Animal Wellness
Date: August 2012
Time: See website for business hours.
Location: 26290 Highway 74 #5, Kittredge, CO 80457-0592
Contact: Phone: 303-674-6288; Email:, Website:
Event: Spay and Neuter Special: "In honor of International Homeless Animals Day, and because we are concerned about pet overpopulation, Harmony Animal Wellness is having a spay and neuter special for the month of August. Spays and neuters for any rescued dog or cat are 10% off this month only. "Rescued" means the dog or cat came from an animal shelter, or reputable rescue organization. No privately bred or purchased animals are eligible for this special."



Sponsor: New Fairfield/Sherman Animal Welfare Society
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Location: Naromi Land Trust's Mallory Trail, near the Sherman Town Hall on Route 39. Vendors will be set up on the Sherman Village Green adjacent to the trail head.
Contact: Phone: 860-354-1358; Email:; Website: 
Event: First Annual Dog Walk and Pet Fair




Sponsor: Cats Angels, Inc. SPCA
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Location: Central Park Gazebo, Atlantic Avenue, Fernandina Beach
Contact: Phone: 904-321-2267; Email:; Website:
Event: Annual 2 Mile Walk and Candlelight Vigil to commemorate International Homeless Animals' Day.


Sponsor: Gulf Coast Humane Society
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Location: Bell Tower Shops (Center Court), 13499 US 41 SE, Fort Myers, FL
Contact: Courtney Piggott, Phone: 239-332-0364; Website:
Event: Gulf Coast Humane Society's Candlelight Vigil for International Homeless Animals' Day. See Flyer.


Sponsor: Citizens FOR Pets in Condos, Brook Katz
Date: Sunday, August 12, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Location: War Memorial Auditorium, 800 NE 8th Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Contact: Brook, Phone: 954-971-4432; Website:
Event: 2nd Annual Animal Adoption Fair! Adoptable Animals, Live Music, Raffles, Prizes, Food & Drinks, Information Stalls, and much more! See Flyer.


Sponsor: Orlando Humane Society, SPCA of Central Florida
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 7:45PM
Location: 2727 Conroy Road, Orlando, FL
Contact: Phone: 407-968-200
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil.


Sponsor: The Cat Network
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: All Day
Location: See Website For Details.
Contact: Phone: 305 255-3482; Email:; Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Virtual Candlelight Vigil, Multiple Spay Days and Adoption Events in Miami. Contact for Details. 


Sponsor: Flagler Humane Society, Halifax Humane Society & Southeast Volusia Humane Society
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Location: Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Avenue, Deland, FL
Contact: Tyler Stover, Halifax Humane Society: Phone: 386-274-4703 x320
Event: Reduced Adoption Fees, Exhibits, Live Entertainment, Vendors & Family Fun! See Flyer


Sponsor: Tallahassee-Leon Community Animal Service Center (ASC)
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012, Sunday August 19, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM, Saturday; 1:00PM - 5:00PM, Sunday
Location: 1125 Easterwood Drive (near Tom Brown Park), Tallahassee, FL
Contact: Phone: 850-891-2950; Website:,  
Event: 3rd Annual Adoption Special in Honor of International Homeless Animals' Day. All spayed or neutered animals are free for adoption. This weekend's adoptions include vaccinations, deworming, microchipping, a small bag of food, adoption packet, collar and tag and spay or neuter surgery where applicable.



Sponsor: Catoosa Citizens for Animal Care
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Location: Tractor Supply, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
Contact: Phone: 706-937-2287; Email: ; Website:
Event: Pet Appreciation Celebration, Pet Vaccination Clinic 



Sponsor: Nature's Feed
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 11:00AM
Location: 2440 Westward Drive, Spring Grove, IL
Contact: Dorothy Vetrovec, Phone: 815-675-2008, Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Ice Cream Social and Candlelight Vigil. A portion of the proceeds to benefit local participating shelters. Candlelight Vigil begins at 2:00PM. 



Sponsor: The Kibble Kitchen Pet Pantry, Lakeshore Paws, & CPR Fund Adoption and Rescue
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 4:00PM - Dusk
Location: Countryside Park, 5250 US Highway 6 Portage, Indiana 46368
Contact: Lakeshore Paws - Phone: 219-476-7297; Email:, Website:; The Kibble Kitchen Pet Pantry - Phone: 219-734-6936; Email:; Website:;  CPR Fund Adoption and Rescue Website:
Event: The candlelight vigil held at dusk to memorialize the animals that have lost their lives and to pay homage to the many selfless people who devote their lives to the overwhelming surge of cruelty, abuse, and homelessness of animals. Highlights of the event include: Candlelight vigil, Moment of Silence, Blessing of the pets, Pet Costume contest, Guest Speakers, Awards for outstanding achievements of commendable efforts on behalf of homeless animals, Pet Photos, Microchip and ID booth, Animal Rescue and adoption tents showcasing their organizations and successful adoption and rescue stories!

Sponsor: Humane Society of Elkhart County
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Location: Humane Society of Elkhart County 54687 County Road 19, Bristol, IN

Contact: Phone: 574-848-4225; Email:; Website:
Event: Pet Fest: Pet Blessing, Memorial Prayer in honor of International Homeless Animals' Day, Contests, Pet Parade, Live Music, Refreshments, Agility Course and Much More! Click HERE for more details.



Sponsor: Humane Society of Scott County
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Location: Humane Society of Scott County, 2802 West Central Park, Davenport, IA

Contact: Phone: 563-388-6655; Email:, Website:   
Stop by, Adopt and Save a Life on National Homeless Animals Day this Saturday, August 18th. Adoptions and all shelter business must be completed by 4:30. HSSC adoption fees - $81 for dogs (plus $10 for a heartworm test) and $70 for cats HSSC adoption fees - $81 for dogs (plus $10 for a heartworm test) and $70 for cats includes a voucher for spay/neuter at participating local veterinarians and a microchip.



Sponsor: Lawrence Humane Society, Tractor Supply Co.
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012 
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Location:  Tractor Supply Co., Louisa
Contact: Phone: 606-673-4509; Email:; Website:
Event: Pet Fair on International Homeless Animals' Day! Doggie Wash, Minor Grooming (Nails & Ears), Photo Ops with your Pet.




Sponsor: St. Tammany Humane Society
Date & Time: Friday, August 17, 2012 (6pm-7:30pm) & Saturday, August 18, 2012 (8:30am-4pm)
Location:  St. Tammany Humane Society, 20384 Harrison Ave, Covington, LA 70433
Contact: Phone: (985)892-7387(PETS); Email: ; Website:
Event: Animal lovers & their pets are invited to a candlelight vigil from 6pm to 7:30pm on Friday, Aug. 17th in remembrance of 8,000 cats & dogs euthanized in St. Tammany Parish every year & recognition of International Homeless Animals’ Day, with Minister Bonnie Poirier of Peaceful Planet Pets performing pet blessings.

On Saturday, August 18th:

• A Dog for A Dog Adoption Special:  Purchase a juicy delicious hot dog for $1 and receive a 50% off adoption coupon !!  (That day only).

• Heartworm awareness booth offering 25% off all heartworm preventative.  (Must have a negative heartworm test on file to purchase).

• Raffle for Canine or Feline Annual Vaccinations.

• Sponsor a Shelter Dog!  Can’t adopt a cat or dog?  You can always sponsor a shelter dog at STHS.  Pay the adoption fee for a needy shelter dog, purchase items on that animal’s wish list, help to find an adopter for your sponsored shelter dog!  You also receive regular updates on your dog until they are adopted!

• “Gimme a Break” Foster Fair:  Foster a shelter pup for the weekend, and find out more about how to become a member of the STHS foster family!



Huron Humane Society
Date: Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Time: 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Location:  Alpena Senior Citizens Center, 501 River Street, Alpena, MI
Contact: Phone: 989-356-4794; Email:; Website:
Event: Huron Humane Society will have adoptable animals on hand at the center. Come fall in love with your new best friend!


Sponsor: Friends for the Dearborn Animal Shelter
Date: Saturday, August 11, 2012
Time: 12:00Noon - 3:00PM
Location: Dearborn Animal Shelter, 2661 Greenfield Rd., Dearborn, MI
Contact: Phone: 313-943-2697; Email:; Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Open House. See Event Flyer.
Sponsor: Pet Supplies Plus, Better Health Market, Roscommon Animal Shelter, Oakland Pet adoption Center
Date: Friday, August 17, 2012, Saturday, August 18, 2012, Sunday, August 19, 2012
Time: The 200-cat adoption event hours are from 4 p.m. To 8 p.m. (Fri.), 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., (Sat.) and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Sun.). The Pet Fitness Fair will run from 12:00Noon to 6 p.m., Saturday, August 18.
Location: The Bloomfield Hills Pet Supplies Plus is at 2057 S. Telegraph, north of Square Lake Rd., MI
Contact: Phone: 248-333-7545; Website:  
Event: August 17-19, a 200-cat adoption event will feature all different cat breeds, colors and personalities from Oakland Pet Adoption Center in Auburn Hills and Roscommon Animal Shelter in Roscommon, Michigan, all looking for good homes. Adoption fee of $59 includes spay/neuter, vaccines and tests. Adopted cats and kittens get a free wellness exam courtesy of Ross Hospital for Animals. The 100th cat adopter gets a $100 Pet Supplies Plus shopping spree and the 200th adopter gets a $500 Pet Supplies Plus shopping spree.

Veterinarian Jonathan Ross of Ross Hospital for Animals in Bloomfield Hills will provide free pet fitness evaluations at the Bloomfield Hills Pet Supplies Plus Pet Fitness Fair on August 18 being held in conjunction with the store’s 200-cat adoption event August 17-19.



Sponsor: Marketplace Media
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Location: Caras Park, Missoula
Contact: Phone: 406-203-4200; Email:, Website:
Event: Pet Fest! Pet Fest promotes responsible pet care, features exhibitors, rescues, shelters, entertainment and contests. 



Sponsor: L'Oreal Paris
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Location: 35 Broadway Road, (off of Route 130), Cranbury, NY 08512
Contact: Email:; Website:
Event: Because Your Dog is Worth it Too Day - With over 5,000 dogs and their human companions, there are many activities to enjoy while supporting Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure of Central and South Jersey. We hold this event to honor two of our fellow co-workers we lost to breast cancer. One of those employees was a passionate volunteer in saving animals’ lives. We hold this event on the third Saturday in August as it is also “National Homeless Animals’ Day”. In honor of this day, we also provide a venue for the over 60 rescues and non-profits that attend gratis on our grounds. Please support their mission as well! Featured Events.

***Take advantage of Preview Day – August 11th, 9am - 3pm. Pick up your advance registration admission a week early for faster entry on the big day, August 18th. Play RESCUE BINGO on Preview Day ONLY!***



Warwick Valley Humane Society
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: Appointments for Spay/Neuter Clinic, Vigil 8:30PM
Location: Spay/Neuter Clinic will be conducted by T.A.R.A. Inc. at the Chase Bank parking lot, South Street, Warwick. Candlelight Vigil will follow that evening at the Railroad Green.
Contact: Warwick Valley Humane Society to make an appointment for the clinic, Phone: 845-986-2473; Email:; Website:
Event: Spay/Neuter Clinic, Candlelight Vigil


Sponsor: Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter
Date: Saturday, August 25, 2012
Time: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Location: 3320 Beltagh Ave., Wantagh, NY 11793
Contact: Phone: 516-785-5220; Email:; Website:; Event Listing: Click HERE.
Event: The town is recognizing International Homeless Animals' Day in conjunction with the shelter’s “Summer of Love” pet adoption program, during which all pet adoption fees are waived. In appreciation of those who visit the shelter and bring toys or treats for the animals on August 25, a door prize drawing will be held. There will also be raffles and baked goods for sale.


Sponsor: Bobbi and The Strays
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 2:00PM - 6:00PM
Location: Bobbi and the Strays, Shelter at Freeport 2 Rider Place, Freeport, NY 11520
Contact: Phone: 516-378-4340; Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day "IHAD" Fair. Information Stall, Adoptable Animals, Music, Refreshments, Raffles, and Much More! Come see – for the very first time – the start of our Memorial Garden to honor all those animals that are needlessly euthanized each year. See Event Page.


Sponsor: Petco
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Location: Petco in Johnston City, NY
Contact: Email:
Event: Customer Appreciation Day/International Homeless Animals' Day - Summer Fun Cookout, Door Prizes from Petco, Beach Party with DJ, Photo Ops, Ice Cream for People and Pets, Small Puppy Playtime (12:00Noon - 1:00PM), Large Puppy Playtime (1:00PM - 2:00PM), Contests For Owner/Pet Look-a-like, Best Costume, Best Bark, Best Trick.



Sponsor: Cat Rescue Coalition
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Location: Wags to Wiskers, Matthews, NC
Contact: Sandy Evans, Phone: 803-493-6401; Email:;
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Observance


Sponsor: Mix 96.5, 98.1 the River, Prestige Subaru, Highland Brewing
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:30AM - 4:00PM
Location: East Green of Carrier Park in West Asheville, NC
Contact: Websites: or
Event: 1st Dog Day Afternoon festival to benefit Animal Compassion Network, the Asheville Humane Society and Brother Wolf. Dog-friendly 1.2 Mile Fun Run, Dog Contests, Agility Course, Live Music, Food and Refreshments and More! See Press Release.


Sponsor: United Coalition for Animals, Recycled Doggies
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 3:00PM - 7:00PM
Location: Red Dog Pet Resort and Spa - 5081 Madison Rd., Cincinnati
Contact: Phone: 513-600-7296; Email: Monica,; Website:,
Event: 3rd annual International Homeless Animals' Day Observance - Adopt-a-thon, Blessing of the Pets Ceremony, Refreshments, Meet and Greet with Animal Lovers and Advocates.



Sponsor: NEPA Animal Adoption Network
Date: Friday, August 17, 2012
Time: By Appointment Only
Location: West Precinct, 1304 Jackson Street, Scranton, PA. Enter the parking area off of N. Sumner, (building sits back off road).
Contact: EPAA Phone: 570-994-5846; Website:, Website:, Facebook:!/nepaanimaladoptionnetwork
Event: Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic hosted by NEPA Animal Adoption Network with surgeries performed by Eastern PA Animal Alliance.


Sponsor: NEPA Animal Adoption Network
Date: Saturday, August 11, 2012
Time: 6:00PM
Location: The New Penny Lounge, 1827 North Main Ave., Scranton

Contact: Website:, Facebook:!/nepaanimaladoptionnetwork
Event: Street Cats Rock! Live Music, Raffles, Wish List: PLEASE bring some Purina Cat or Kitten Food, Cat Litter, Paper towels, Small animal bowls and litter pans from the $$ store, Dog Crates, & Dog Cages.

Sponsor: Griffin Pond Animal Shelter
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 12:00Noon - 4:00PM
Location: Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Road, Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Contact: Email:, Website:
Event: Pet Connection at Griffin Pond Animal Shelter! Let the people who know Griffin Pond Pets best help you find your perfect match! Simply fill out an adoption application & and then fill out the survey found HERE before August 17th and email it to



Sponsor: Defenders of Animals
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 6:00PM - 9:00PM

Location: Governor Sprague Mansion, Cranston Historical Society, 1351 Cranston Street, Cranston, RI 02920
Contact: Phone: 401-461-1922; Email:; Website:
Event: 18th Annual International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil, Entertainment, Special Guests



Sponsor: 4 Paws LLC
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:30AM - 4:00PM
Location: 106 Franklin Ave., Suite D, Spartanburg, SC 29301
Contact: Phone: 864-574-4170; Website:
Event: Dog Days of Summer! Low-Cost Vaccination Clinic, Dog Kissing Booth, Contests, Rescue Groups, Refreshments, Discounted Merchandise from the 4 Paws Boutique. Help Support the 4 Paws Foster Care Program. All donations and contributions will go towards helping to defray costs for  medical and food expenses while they find their canine friends lovable homes.


Sponsor: Cat Rescue Coalition
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Location: Tractor Supply, Rock Hill, SC
Contact: Sandy Evans, Phone: 803-493-6401; Email:;
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Observance



Sponsor: Sevier County Humane Society
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Location: Sevier County Co-Op
Contact: Phone: 865-453-7000; Email:
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Event: Come meet adoptable pets and get information about the shelter and spay/neuter. 


Sponsor: Pet Placement Center (Tennessee Humane Animal League)
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Location: 5975 Dayton Blvd., Chattanooga, TN 37415 
Contact: Phone: 423-877-0738, Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals Day, all dogs/cats at the center for longer than 6 months are 1/2 off. Also on International Homeless Animals' Day - Petsmart Adoption: Saturday August 18, 2012: PetSmart Adoptions. Where: Highway 153 PetSmart. From 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Sponsor: Nashville Humane Association
Date: Saturday, August 25, 2012
Time: Hillsboro Village "Pup" Crawl - 2:00PM - 8:00PM, Microchip Clinic - 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Location: Hillsboro Village
Contact: Phone: 615-354-6342; Email:; Website:
Event: National Homeless Animal Day Hillsboro Village "Pup" Crawl event. Please note: Microchip clinic will take place from 2 - 4 PM. See Event Page.
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Sponsor: Waterpark at the Villages, SPCA of East Texas
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 9:00PM
Location: Waterpark at the Villages, Silverleaf Resorts, 18270 Singing Wood Ln., Flint, TX 75762

Contact: Phone: 903-596-SPCA, Email:, Website:
Event: Splash Day for the SPCA of East TX. See flyer

Sponsor: Petty Portraits, Austin Pets Alive!, FixNation, Friends of the Forlorn Pitbull Rescue, and All or Nothing Pitbull Rescue
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: Varied Per Group
Location: Varied Per Group

Contact: Varied Per Group
Event: Just One Thing Campaign on International Homeless Animals' Day. In honor of International Homeless Animals' Day we ask that you bring just one item (food, cleaning supplies, litter, etc...) to your local shelter or rescue. Every bit helps! See Posters Just One Thing (1), Just One Thing (2)



Sponsor: Kanawha Charleston Animal Shelter
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 6:30PM
Location: Kanawha Charleston Animal Shelter, 1248 Greenbrier Street, Charleston, West Virginia

Contact: Phone: 304-342-1576; Email:; Website:
Event: 2012 Kanawha Charleston Animal Shelter National Homeless Animals Day Vigil. "We will have a display of collars, one for each animal that died at the Kanawha County Animal Shelter over the last fiscal year. The display can be viewed throughout the day. Candlelight service and memorial for the animals at 6:30 P.M."



Countryside Humane Society
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Location: Countryside Humane Society, 2706 Chicory Rd, Racine, WI 53403-4011
Contact: Phone, 262-554-6699; Email:; Website:
Event: Come out and see us. Its a wonderful day for you to meet our adoptable animals, celebrate International Homeless Animals' Day by adopting, pick up a newsletter, or volunteer information, donate or just say "hi!"







Sponsor: Eurobodalla Shire Council Pound
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 8:30AM - 12:00Noon
Location: Eurobodalla Shire Council Pound, Shelley Road (in the Moruya Industrial Area)
Contact: Eurobodalla Shire Council's Rangers, Phone: 4474 1000; See Press Release.
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Free Microchipping Clinic



Sponsor: Pawlooza 
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 10:00AM - 6:00PM

Location: The Plunkett Estate, 9282 Elviage Drive, London, ON N6K 4N5
Contact: Phone: Craig Huffman (Festival Director), 519-439-0352 x 225 (local), 1-866-955-3237 x 225 (toll-free); Email Form; Website:
Event: In honour of International Homeless Animals' Day, Pawlooza has partnered with animal rescue groups from across Canada. These rescue groups are given free space to come to Pawlooza, show off their adoptables, fundraise, network, and help raise awareness about Canada's pet overpopulation.  Pawlooza is also the ultimate dog party! Take your dog dock diving, go trailwalking, go swimming in the Pawlooza pond, test your dog's agility, go off-leash in the FunZone, get trick advice, get obedience advice, get readings from a pet psychic, learn about pet first aid, watch agility demonstrations, shop from 175 vendors, get great deals by bidding on silent auction items, and load up on free samples. 


Sponsor: Bow Valley SPCA
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 12:00Noon - 4:30PM

Location: Canmore Civic Centre Plaza, Canmore, Alberta
Contact: Phone: 403-609-2022; Email:; Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Information Stall io InIn Ii


Sponsor: Community Animal Allies of Niagara (CAAN)
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 4:00PM - 7:00PM
LocationCharmin's Place, 3358 Troup Road, Port Colburne, Ontario
Contact:  Barb: Email:; Website:  
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil and a viewing of CAAN's adapted version of Animal Aids': A School and Pet Club Presentation. See Flyer.



Sponsor:   association Oïkos Kaï Bios
Date: Saturday, September 1, 2012
Time: 3:00PM - 6:00PM
Location: Stand at Annemasse (Haute Savoie), Passage Bleu côté Parking Libération
Contact: Marie Berger, Phone 09 65 13 32 68: + , Email:;, Website:
Event: sensibilisation du public. Nous avons écrit aux collectivités locales au sujet de la fourrière : combien d’euthanasies? Quel coût pour l’agglomération? Dès la réponse, nous ajouterons les chiffres au tableau (P.J.), nous afficherons et nous publierons. Nous proposerons des pétitions à signer, dont celle « pour les droits des animaux » , ainsi que la pétition initiée par SOS Chats “against shooting feral cats in Switzerland.”



Sponsor: Fur-ever Kinda Love, Governor and Lt. Governor of Guam, Department of Agriculture, Media
Date: Friday, August 17, 2012 and Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Location: The (old) Ben Franklin Store Parking Lot, Marine Corps Drive
Contact: Email:; Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Light Ceremony and Animal Blessing. Senator Judy Guthertz to read International Homeless Animals' Day Proclamation. See Flyer.



Sponsor: SPCA Penang
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: Main Hall, Han Chiang School, Han Chiang Road, 11600 Penang
Contact: Phone: 04- 281 6559; Email:; Website:
Event: Night of Stars SPCA Penang Charity Project: In honor of International Homeless Animals' Day, launch of the new SPCA t-shirt design, Miss Universe Malaysia 2012 will be signing autographs, Dog obedience demonstrations, competitions, Candlelight Vigil, prizes, and more.  



Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 9:00AM
Spay/neuter event in Bethania and Candle Vigil in Parque Urraca, Panama
Contact: Patricia Chan, Phone: +(507) 6671-0246, Website:
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day spay/neuter event in Bethania from 9am to 1pm, followed by a Candlelight Vigil which begins at 6:30PM.



Sponsor: Vegan Club - For Shelters
Date: Sunday, August 19, 2012
Time: 10:30AM - 9:30PM
Location: St. Petersburg - Russia
Contact: Website: 

Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Shelter Volunteer Day. See website and article for more information!



Sponsor: Wetnose Animal Rescue Centre & Complete Pet Food
Date: Saturday, September 1, 2012
Time: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Location: Wetnose Premises, Plot 75, Old Pretoria/Bronkhorstspruit Rd., Vaalbank between Pretoria and Bronkhorstspruit. (Take Rayton - Cullinan off-ramp from N4 East and follow pointer boards)
Contact: Phone: 0861 wetnose; Website:,
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Dog Walks, Dog Competitions, Live Entertainment, Awards, Flea Markets, Food Stalls, Beer Tent and Big Screen for Rugby. Come spend the day, bring your own dog or partner up with one of the dogs for adoption at the Wetnose Animal Rescue Centre.



Sponsor: Sos Chats Noiraigue
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2012
Time: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Location: Neuchâtel, Place Pury
Contact: Phone:  +41 (0) 32 863 22 05; Email:; Website:
Event: Information Stall, Journalist and Writer of Sos Chats Noiraigue, edition L'age d'Homme, Bernadette Richard, will be available to sign copies of her book, and Petition Drive against the killing of cats and dogs in the Ukraine, and against shooting feral cats in Switzerland.