Representative Vigils

Event Schedule for International Homeless Animals' Day: August 21, 2010

Check back frequently for updates.

 

 

 

 

 

UNITED STATES

 

 

ALASKA

 

Sponsor(s): Friends of Pets, Anchorage Animal Care and Control
Vigil Site: Anchorage Animal Care and Control, 4711 S. Elmore Road, Anchorage, Alaska
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 5:30PM
Contact: Michele Girault, Phone: 907-562-2535, Email: michele@friendsofpets.org, Website: http://www.friendsofpets.org/
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil

 

ARIZONA

 

Sponsor(s): The Center for Animal Rescue and Adoption
Vigil Site: Double Tree Hotel Tuscon at Reid Park Ballroom, 445 S. Alvernon Way - just north of 22nd St.
Date & Time: Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 520-306-2654, Email: info@savemoreanimals.org, Website: www.savemoreanimals.org
Event: Adopt-A-Thon, Low-Cost Microchipping, Film Screening: Fifteen Legs - When all that stands between death and freedom is a Ride...


Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Scottsdale Fashion Square, 7014 E. Camelback Way, Suite 1072, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 6:00PM
Contact: Phone: 480-941-2333
Event: Wellness fundraiser for HALO Animal Rescue, a No-Kill Facility helping animals through increased adoption, sterilization and pet care education.

 

ARKANSAS

 

Sponsor(s): Bryant Animal Shelter
Vigil Site: Mills Park Main Stage
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 8:30PM
Contact: Tricia Power, Phone: 501-653-0765, Email: tpower@cityogbryant.com, Website: http://www.cityofbryant.org/Events/ViewEvent.aspx?EventId=307
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil

 

CALIFORNIA

 

Sponsor(s): Desert Paws
Vigil Site: Palm Desert Civic Center Park, Pavilion 1
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 6:30PM
Contact: Email: info@desertpaws.org, Website: www.desertpaws.org
Event: Special Guest Speaker, The United States' First Animal Rights Lawyer, ISAR Chairman, Professor Henry Mark Holzer. Dr. Lori Kirshner will lead the ceremony.

Everyone is invited, including dogs, so please invite your friends and family. Memory bracelets will be available for the first 100 guests and Desert Paws will provide glow sticks to serve as candles. See Flyer 1, Flyer 2.

 

Sponsor(s): From the Heart Animal Behavior Counseling & Training and Paws at Play Doggie Daycare
Vigil Site: 561 Brunken Avenue, Salinas, CA 93901
Date & Time:  Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 4:30PM
Contact: Phone: 783-0818, Email: k9tootr@gmail.com, Website: http://www.fromtheheart.info/index.html 
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil, Silent Auction, Food, Information Booths, and More!

 

Sponsor(s): Santa Cruz SPCA
Vigil Site: San Lorenzo River Benchlands, 701 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 831-465-5000, Email: Mandzers@gmail.com, Website: http://www.santacruzspca.org/index.html
Event: Dog Days of Summer - Katrina Rescue Remembered - Dog-A-Thon Walk, Parade of Katrina Survivors, Dog Psychic, Agility Course, Doggie Fashion Show and More! See Flyer.

 

Sponsor(s): Surf City Animal Response Team (SCART)
Vigil Site: Mile Square/FV Sports Park (Field "D"), 16400 Brookhurst Ave., Fountain Valley
Date & Time: Sunday, August 15, 2010 - 9:30AM - 2:00PM
Contact: Julie LaPointe, Email: SCARTdonor@yahoo.com, Website: www.scart.us
Event: Low Cost Pet Vaccinations and Microchipping, Disaster Preparedness Information, Soccer Collies, K9 Disc Thrills, Drawings, Vendors and More! See Flyer

 

Sponsor(s): Sacramento County Animal Shelter
Vigil Site: 3839 Bradshaw Road, Sacramento, CA 95827
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 and Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 12:00PM - 4:30PM
Contact: Phone: 916-875-5848, Website: www.saccountyshelter.net
Event: Kitty Palooza! Feline Adoption Event! Adoption Specials, Prize Drawings, Refreshments, Home-baked Treats, Free Pet Care Info, and More! See Flyer.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Glendale Galleria Experience Center, 2117 Glendale Galleria Way, Glendale, CA, 91210
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM-6:00PM
Contact: Kellie, Phone: 818-246-3680
Event: Molly’s Mutts and Meows will be in-store with dogs for adoption and literature about their facilities and other adoptable animals. Free Purefume Spirit Sprays with a donation of $20.00.


Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Hillsdale Experience Center, 225 Hillsdale Mall, San Mateo, CA 94403
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 650-378-8300
Event: Hillsdale recently donated a space for the Peninsula Humane Society SPCA to have an adoption center in the mall. 
Aveda will be taking donations for hair styling or facials recommended $20 donation, neck and shoulder massages/hand massages for a recommended $5-(extended rituals $10). Pet friendly educational materials will be on site.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Suite 213, Hollywood, CA 90028
Date & Time: Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 11:00AM - 7:00PM
Contact: Phone: 323-962-1596

Event: Lange Foundation of Los Angeles is partnering with Aveda Hollywood for animal adoptions. Photos of the animals will be on display, as well as dogs in store from 12:00 Noon - 4:00PM.
For a $15 donation, guests will receive a free Pure-fume Spirit Spray and a gift for their pet.


Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: AVEDA 4th Street Shops, 1846 4th Street, Berkeley, CA 94710
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 510-849-0992
Event: Four stylists from Artbeat Salon will be participating in an all day cut-a-thon to benefit Berkeley Humane Society. Aveda will feature animals up for adoption and hold  a raffle featuring a basket from a local pet store.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
 Vigil Site:  Aveda San Francisco Centre, 845 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 415-974-5300

Event: The team at SF Centre will be partnering with the Berkeley East Bay Humane Society - Their adoption center recently burned down and they need all the help they can get!! At this Aveda location guests will be offered complimentary styling and makeup touch ups by Aveda's newly crowned Aveda Free Lance Artist, Aubrey Ross, on Saturday. For a suggested donation of $20 guests will have the option of choosing between a Hand Relief or a Purefume Spirit Spray + an Organic Cotton Tote. Included with their styling touch up they will receive a customized sample of shampoo and conditioner per their styling needs! 


Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: #733 Stonestown San Francisco, California
Date & Time: Saturday August 21, 2010 12:00 Noon -3:00PM
Contact: Phone: (415)566-7550
Event: Kitten Adoption! Aveda will have animal adoptions in their store.
The SPCA
(http://www.sfspca.org/) is going to bring retail items and a donation jar. Aveda is currently collecting donations. Aveda will offer Pure-fume spirit BB with a $20 donation. 


Sponsor: Aveda
Vigil Site: 438 Sunvalley Mall, Concord, California 94520
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - All Day, Staff from Friends of the Formerly Friendless from 2:00PM -3:00PM
Contact: Lindsay Kasberg / Heidi Green, Phone: (925)680-7801
Event: Friends of the Formerly Friendless will be in store with their "mascot"; a therapy cat. They are also providing literature for their non-profit organization, which places companion animals in loving and responsible homes. At the store, Aveda will offer neck and shoulder rituals in exchange for donations. Aveda will also offer free Pure-fume Spirit to anyone donating $20 or more.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Broadway Plaza, 1163 Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek, California 94596
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: (415)566-7550
Event: Aveda is partnering with Tony L Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (www.arf.net) and will be doing extended rituals, make up, and hair styling to raise funds for this incredible non-profit.
People can either adopt the pets, or they can donate toward their care. 
 


 

COLORADO

 

Sponsor(s): All Breed Rescue & Training
Vigil Site: Norris-Penrose Equestrian Center, 1045 W. Rio Grande Street, Colorado Springs
Date & Time: Saturday, August 14, 2010 - 10:30AM - 4:30PM
Contact: Phone: 719-264-6460, Email: haveanicedog@gmail.com, Website: www.HaveANicedog.org
Event: 12th Annual Romp in the Park - Rescue Dog Parade, Raffles, Contests, Demonstrations, Vendors, Face Painting, Bounce House, Food and More! Well Behaved Leashed Dogs Welcome.
See Flyer.

 

CONNECTICUT

 

Sponsor(s): The Queenie Foundation, Inc.
Vigil Site: Hubbard Green, Hubbard Street, Glastonbury, CT
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 3:00PM - 7:30PM
Contact: Enid Breakstone, Founder and Executive Director, Phone: 860-649-4488, Email: queeniefoundation@hotmail.com, Website: http://www.queeniefoundation.org/ 
Event: Volunteering: An Inspired Endeavor - Meet 'n Greet, Guest Speaker - ISAR Program Coordinator Colleen Gedrich, Interfaith Blessing of the Animals, Rescues, Vendors, Music, Raffles, Candlelight Vigil

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, West Farms Mall, 560 Westfarms Mall, Farmington, CT 06032
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Contact: Phone: 860-561-0140
Event: Aveda Experience Center Westfarms along with Our Companions Domestic Animal Sanctuary hosts National Homeless Animal Adoption Day.
Event Activities: Meet Homeless pets who need a loving family. For a $20 donation to Our Companions, you will receive a FREE Pure-fume Spirit Spray.

 

DELAWARE

 

Sponsor(s): Seashore Striders Event Productions, Inc.
Vigil Site: Starting line is on Dagsworthy Street, post race at The Starboard Restaurant, 2900 Highway One, Dewey Beach, DE
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010, 8:00AM
Contact: Tim Bamforth, Race Director, Phone: 302-644-8952, Email: tim@seashorestriders.com, Website: www.seashorestriders.com
Event: 2nd Race For The Paws! 5k Run & 1 Mile Walk, Starboard, Dewey Beach. All proceeds to benefit The Georgetown SPCA. For more information and to register for the race, please click Here.

 

FLORIDA

 

Sponsor(s): Cats Angels, Inc. SPCA
Vigil Site: Gazebo in Central Park, Atlantic Ave., Fernandina Beach, FL
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 6:00PM (walk begins at 6:00 - vigil following walk)

Contact: Phone: 904-321-2267, Email: CatsAngels@bellsouth.net, Website: www.CatsAngels.com
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day 2 Mile Walk and Candlelight Vigil

 

Sponsor(s): Central Brevard Humane Society, Aloha Pet & Bird Hospital, the North & South Animal Care Centers and S.P.C.A. of North Brevard
Vigil Site: Central Brevard Humane Society, 1020 Cox Road, Cocoa, FL
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 and Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 11:00AM - 4:30PM
Contact: Phone: 321-636-3343, Website: www.crittersavers.com, See Flyer.
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Adopt-a-thon - Special pricing on all types of adoptable pets. Free microchipping (for each pet adopted during the 2-day event).

 

Sponsor(s): Central Brevard Humane Society
Vigil Site: Petco at Hammock Landing, 205 Palm Bay Road, W. Melbourne, FL
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Contact: Phone: 321-636-3343, Website: www.crittersavers.com

Event: CBHS's Adoptable Pets Event - This event will showcase some of CBHS's shelter dogs, and will provide the public with fun educational information about responsible pet care.
 

Sponsor(s): Central Brevard Humane Society
Vigil Site:  Melbourne Square Mall, 700 W. New Haven Ave., Melbourne, FL

Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 321-636-3343, Website: www.crittersavers.com

Event: CBHS's Adoptable Pets Event - This event will showcase some of CBHS's shelter dogs and cats, and will provide the public with fun educational information about responsible pet care.

 

Sponsor(s): Central Brevard Humane Society
Vigil Site: Central Brevard Humane Society's Molly Mutt II Thrift Shop - 728 E. New Haven Ave., Historic Downtown Melbourne

Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:30PM - 3:30PM
Contact: Phone: 321-636-3343, Website: www.crittersavers.com

Event: CBHS's Adoptable Pets Event - This event will showcase some of CBHS's shelter cats.

 
Sponsor(s): Florida Boxer Rescue
Vigil Site: Carter Family Bowling Center, 715 South Dillard Street, Winter Garden, FL
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Contact: Email: boxersoul@gmail.com, Website: http://www.flbr.org/

Event: All or Nubbin' Bowl-A-Rama - Spare a Silver Boxer: Proceeds to pay for vetting to benefit rescued Silver Boxers. Admission: $30 (covers shoe and ball rental, two hours of bowling and a raffle ticket).
Prizes, Music, Raffles and Auctions. See Flyer.

 

Sponsor(s): Citizens for Pets in Condos, BIG 105.9, EarthSave
Vigil Site: Bazaar and Marketplace, 8399 N.University Dr., Tamarac (corner of University Dr. and Southgate Blvd., right next to the bowling alley)
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Contact: Brook Katz, Phone: 954-971-4432, Website: www.brookkatz.com/animaladoptionfair.html
Event: Animal Adoption Fair and Rummage Sale, Animals to Adopt, Live Music, Raffle and Prizes, Food and Drinks, All Indoors and Air Conditioned. See Flyer.


Sponsor(s): Tri-County Humane Society
Vigil Site: Elizabeth Photography, 777 East Atlantic Avenue, Suite B-2, Delray Beach
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 320-252-0896, Email: pets@tricountyhumanesociety.org, Website: http://www.tricountyhumanesociety.org
Event: Tri-County Humane Society Photo Party for International Homeless Animals' Day.
Guests who donate $25 or more will receive a free photo shoot and choice of 5x7 photo with their dog. All proceeds to beneift the Tri-County Humane Society.


Sponsor(s): Susan Buser
Vigil Site: 2727 Conroy Road, Orlando, FL
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 7:45PM
Contact: Susan Buser, Phone: (407) 924-3814
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil in Conjunction with the SPCA of Central Florida, Orange County Animal Services
(Please Bring Own Candle), Leashed Pets Welcome

 

Sponsor(s): A Second Chance Puppies and Kittens Rescue 
Vigil Site: Red Barn, 12948 Okeechobee Blvd., Loxahatchee and Petsmart, 531 N. State Rd. 7, Royal Palm Beach
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010, 10:30AM - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 561-333-1100, Email: info@asecondchancerescue.org, Website: www.asecondchancerescue.org
Event: Adoption Events

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Palm Beach Gardens Mall, 3101 PGA Blvd. #B133, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, 33410
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 9:00PM
Contact: Phone: 561-691-6999, Email: gardens.palmbeach@aveda.com
Event: National Homeless Animal Awareness Day! We'll have pictures of animals needing a home displayed in the store all day as well as information on how to adopt. All day long Aveda will collect donations for Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League by offering $1 Hand Massage, $2 Blue Oil Breathing Treatment, $3 Chakra Sensory Journey and Massage, $4 Caribbean Therapy Hand Treatment, and $5 Raffle Tickets for a "Dinner for 4" at a local restaurant. Aveda will also have local retail partners collecting donations in their stores on the day of the event.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, International Plaza, 2223 N. Westshore Blvd., Tampa, FL
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 6:00PM
Contact: Diana Romero, Phone 813-348-9600
Event: Make over for the Paws - Aveda will be doing make up touches, mini-facials, and hair styling for a donation to the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. 
Volunteers from HSTB will be available to talk to guests about adoption and services offered. Adoptable animals will be present!

 
Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: 10300 West Forest Hill Blvd., Wellington, Florida
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 3:30PM

Contact: Phone: 561-784-4726

Event:
Animal Rescue Force of South Florida, Inc. is partnering with Aveda. Adoptable cats may be on site, and photos of animals up for adoption will be on display.
Aveda will be offering a free Spirit pure-fume to those who donate $20 to the cause.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Florida Mall, 8001 South Orange Blossom Trail, Suite #366, Orlando, FL, 32809
Date & Time: August 19 - August 22, 2010 -10:00AM - 9:00PM, Facials for Fundraiser - Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 7:00PM
Contact: Phone: 407-240-9292
Event: Aveda supports their local SPCA with an in-store fundraiser with Petco. Dog treats and dog food gift packs were donated by Petco for Aveda to sell for donations to benefit the SPCA.
Grooming vouchers are also available. Aveda hopes to raise $200 by Sunday!

 

Sponsor(s): The Humane Society Naples
Vigil Site: 370 Airport-Pulling Rd. N. Naples, FL 34104 
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 239-643-1555, Website: www.HumaneSocietyNaples.org
Event: Adoptable pets who have been in the shelter for 90 days or more will have a $21 adoption fee. That fee includes a complete pet medical exam, vaccinations, ID microchip and 30 days of free pet health insurance - a $300 value.

 
Sponsor(s): The Humane Society Naples
Vigil Site: Potter Barn at The Waterside Shops
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010, 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Contact: Phone: 239-643-1555, Website: www.HumaneSocietyNaples.org

Event: Adoption Event
 

Sponsor(s):   The Cat Network
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 7:00PM

 Event:   Silent Vigil. The Cat Network encourages the public to take a moment of silent meditation to remember the plight of homeless animals.

 

GEORGIA

 

Sponsor(s): Atlanta Humane Society, SweetWater Brewery, Park Tavern
Vigil Site: Park Tavern, 500 10th Street NE, on the corner of 10th and Monroe
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Contact: Website: http://www.atlantahumane.org/

Event: SweetWater Brewery, Park Tavern, and Atlanta Humane Society are joining forces to match homeless pets with new, loving families. Atlanta Humane Society will set up their mobile adoption bus at Park Tavern, on the corner of Piedmont Park. The bus will house plenty of dogs and cats, puppies and kittens for visitors to meet, play with, and adopt! Every person that visits the mobile bus and spends time with an animal of their choice will receive two free tour passes to SweetWater Brewery. The passes may be used on any Saturday tour. Those who do adopt will receive a special gift, in addition to their new family member! Park Tavern will open early to accommodate guests. While you're visiting the mobile adoption bus, be sure to also check out Piedmont Park's newly renovated Dog Park as well as the Park's Green Market!

 

HAWAII

 

Sponsor(s): Maui Humane Society
Vigil Site: Maui Humane Society, 1350 Mehameha Loop, Puunene
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 808-877-3680 x23, Email: info@mauihumanesociety.org, Website: http://www.mauihumane.org/
Event: Adopt-A-Thon, Meet with Dog Trainers, Representatives from Veterinary Clinics, Vendors and More!

 

ILLINOIS

 

Sponsor(s): Almost Home Foundation
Vigil Site: Dog Park at Odlum Park, Travis Parkway & Ryan Road, Roselle, IL
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Contact: Website: www.almosthomefoundation.org
Event: Woofstock - Agility Course, Music, Costume Fashion Show, Doga (Yoga for Dogs). Furry four-legged family members welcome.


Sponsor(s): CIAWC Agencies
Vigil Site: Urbana's Market at the Square
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 7:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Contact: CARE Center, Email: info@carecentercu.org, Website: www.carecentercu.org, www.ciawc.net
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Observance


Sponsor(s): Livingston County Humane Society
Vigil Site: Petco, 1700 E. College Ave., Normal, IL 61761
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Contact: Karen Gregory, Phone: 815-844-7837, Website: www.lchumanesociety.com
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Adoption Event

 

Sponsor(s): New Leash On Life Animal Rescue
Vigil Site: Petco, 3046 N. Halsted, Chicago
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00Noon - 3:00PM
Contact: Email: chicago@nlol.org, Website: http://www.nlol.org/chicago/default.asp
Event: Adoption Event

 

Sponsor(s): New Leash On Life Animal Rescue, The Temple Bar
Vigil Site: The Temple Bar, 3001 N. Ashland, Chicago, Illinois
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 3:00PM
Contact: Email: chicago@nlol.org, Website: http://www.nlol.org/chicago/default.asp
Event: Adoption Drive, Pets Welcome, New Leash On Life merchandise will be available, Specials, and More!

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center JHC
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 6:00PM
Contact: Phone: 312-664-0417
Event: Dog adoption awareness event, Chair Massages/Makeup Touch Ups, Mini Facials and More! Proceeds to go to Chicago English Bulldog  Rescue (www.ebullymatch.com),
Volunteers will be present to discuss the adoption process with guests. Photos of adoptable dogs will be on display.

 

INDIANA

 

Sponsor(s): Mercy Rescue and Adoption of Jennings County
Vigil Site: Petsmart 47129
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Contact: Phone: 812-346-6568, Email: onthehill4ever@gmail.com, Website: www.mrjc.rescuegroups.com
Event: Adoption Event

 

Sponsor(s): Elkhart Humane Society
Vigil Site: 54687 County Road 19, Bristol, IN 46507

Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Contact: Phone:
574-848-4225, Fax: 574-848-5453, Website: http://www.elkharthumanesociety.org/specialevent.html
Event: Pet Fest: A day to honor your pets and the animals that remain homeless. Musical Hoops Contest, Group Pet Blessing, Homeless Animals' Day Memorial Ceremony,
Pet Parade, Group Photo, Raffles, Microchip Clinic and More!

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda, Humane Society of Indianapolis
Vigil Site: Aveda Store, Fashion Mall, 8701 Keystone Crossing, Indianapolis, IN 46240
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 9:00PM
Contact: Phone: 317-580-0808
Event: Cut-a-thon and Chair Massages will be offered for a donation made to the Humane Society of Indianapolis.

 

IOWA

 

Sponsor(s): Siouxland Humane Society
Vigil Site: The Southern Hills Mall (center court), Petsmart, Petco
Date & Time: The Southern Hills Mall 10:00 - 4:00, Petsmart 12:00 Noon - 3:00PM, Petco 12:00 Noon - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 712-252-2614, Email: adopt@siouxlandhumanesociety.org, Website: http://www.siouxlandhumanesociety.org/news/calendar.cfm 
Event: Offsite Adoption Event

 

Sponsor(s): Cedar Bend Humane Society
Vigil Site: Cedar Bend Humane Society, 1166 West Airline Hgwy, Waterloo, IA 50703
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 9:00PM
Contact: Stephanie Erb, Phone: 319-232-6887, Email: cbhsevents@mchsi.com, Website: www.cedarbendhumane.org  
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Adoption Marathon, Raffles, Prizes, Great Food and More!

 

KANSAS


Sponsor(s): City of Overland Park
Vigil Site: Young's Pool, 8421 W. 77th Street, Overland Park, KS
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Contact: Website: http://www.opkansas.org/Events/Pooch-Plunge---Youngs-Pool
Event: Bring the entire family and watch your pet have a blast plunging into the pool. $5.00/dog. Only dogs are allowed to swim.
The Pet Connection and Humane Society of Greater KC will also be attending with some adoptable dogs. See website for event rules and requirements.

 

KENTUCKY

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Fayette Mall, 3473 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 859-971-9777
Event: The Aveda EC Fayette Mall will be holding a pet adoption event. The Lexington Humane Society will bring some small animals up for adoption. 
We will be also collecting dog food donations, for those who would like to help the homeless animals, but cannot adopt. Hope to see you there!

 

LOUISIANA

 

Sponsor(s): Magnolia Chapter of the Humane Society of Louisiana
Vigil Site: Goodyear Park, Cumberland St., Bogalusa La 70427
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 4:00PM, Memorial Service at 2:00PM
Contact: Joan Carrier, Phone: 985-516-9631, Website: http://www.magnoliahumane.rescuegroups.org/
Event: ISAR Homeless Animal Adoption and Memorial Event.

 

MARYLAND

 

Sponsor(s): College Park Animal Welfare Society
Vigil Site: Davis Hall, 9217 51st Ave., College Park, MD 20740
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 7:00PM
Contact: Animal Control Officer Vivian Cooper, Email vcooper@collegeparkmd.org
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil, Two Animal Themed Discussion Circles, Dry Pet Goods Donation Drive to distribute among local animal welfare organizations and shelters and to low income families.  

 

Sponsor(s): Chesapeake Cats and Dogs, Inc.
Vigil Site: Safeway in Chester, Maryland
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Contact: Email: info@ccadcatanddogrescue.org, Website: www.ccadcatanddogrescue.org
Event: Adopt-a-thon

 

Sponsor(s): Maryland SPCA and Aveda
Vigil Site: Towson Town Center, 825 Dulaney Valley Rd, Towson, MD 21204
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Contact: 410-847-9340
Event: Aveda will have a representative from the Baltimore, Maryland SPCA in-store to promote the adoption of their shelter's animals. 
They will have a table set up with information concerning adoptions, spaying/neutering, dog-walking, and volunteering. Anyone who donates $20 or more will receive a pure-fume spirit spray.

 

MASSACHUSETTS

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Natick Mall, 1245 Worcester Street, Natick, MA 01760
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 508-651-9229
Event: In-store Animal Adoption Event. Volunteers from Save A Dog (www.saveadog.com) will be selling doggie treats, clothing and educating guests about adoption, fostering, and volunteering.
Free custom blended pure-fume sprays to everyone who donates $20 to Save A Dog.

 

 

MICHIGAN

 

Sponsor(s): Humane Society of Kent County
Vigil Site: Petco, Alpine Ave., Grand Rapids, MI
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 616-453-8900, Email: humane@hskc.org, Website: http://www.hskc.org/index.htm
Event: Adoption Event

 

Sponsor(s): Vibe Hair Studio
Vigil Site: Vibe Hair Studio, 45837 Mound Road, Shelby Twp., MI 48317
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 586-262-3184, Website: www.vibehairstudio.com
Event: Cut-A-Thon - Get your haircut for the price a donation. 100% of your donation will go to the Michigan Humane Society. 10% of retail sales will be donated.

 

Sponsor(s): Friends for the Dearborn Animal Shelter
Vigil Site: 2661 Greenfield Road, Dearborn, MI
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 313-943-2697, Email: friends@Dearborn-Animals.com, Website: www.dearborn-animals.com
Event: Grill & Chill Open House. August goal is to raise 2,595 Facebook Fans in honor of International Homeless Animals' Day.
Food, canopies for shade and doggie wading pools for people and shelter dog chillin', computers will be available to invite friends and family to join Dearborn's Facebook family.

 

MINNESOTA


Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Blaine at Aveda Headquarters, 4000 Pheasant Ridge Drive, Blaine, Minnesota 55449
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 763-951-4250
Event: National Homeless Animal Awareness Day! Aveda will display pictures of adoptable animals needing a home up in the store all day. They will also give out information on how to adopt an animal. 
All day long Aveda will perform chair massages for donations to Happy Tails Rescue (www.tailsrescue.org), an all volunteer animal rescue group in the Twin Cities. 
 

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Southdale Mall, 1640 Southdale Center, Edina MN  55435
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM – 5:00PM
Contact:  Phone: 952-920-3411
Event: National Homeless Animal Awareness Day! Aveda will have pictures of adoptable animals on display in the store all day as well as information on how to adopt an animal. 
All day long Aveda will be performing chair massages for donations to Happy Tails Rescue (www.tailsrescue.org), an all volunteer animal rescue group in the Twin Cities.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Mall of America. 288 West Market Street, Bloomington,  MN  55425
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 5:00PM
Contact:  952-854-0595
Event: National Homeless Animal Awareness Day! Aveda will have pictures of adoptable animals on display in the store all day as well as information on how to adopt an animal. 
All day long Aveda will be performing chair massages for donations to Happy Tails Rescue (www.tailsrescue.org), an all volunteer animal rescue group in the Twin Cities.

 

MISSISSIPPI

 

Sponsor(s): Tupelo-Lee Humane Society
Vigil Site: Petsmart, 1074 Cross Creek Dr., Saltillo, MS
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Contact: Phone: 662-841-6500, Email: info@tupeloleehumane.org, Website: www.tupeloleehumane.org  
Event: Petsmart Weekend Adoption! Dogs/pups and cats/kittens will be available for adoption. Donation drop offs are also welcome.

 

MISSOURI

 

Sponsor(s): Dogwood Animal Shelter, Osage Beach Culvers
Vigil Site: Culvers, Hwy 54, Osage Beach
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 8:00AM - 10:00AM
Contact: Phone: 573-348-4411, Website: www.daslakeoftheozarks.com
Event: "Pup-cake Breakfast" for National Homeless Animals' Day. Advance tickets are available at Dogwood Animal Shelter and Dogwood Thrift Shop for $6.00.
Proceeds will be used to care for homeless dogs and cats currently residing at Dogwood Animal Shelter.

 

MONTANA

 

Sponsor(s): Marketplace Media
Vigil Site: Caras Park, downtown Missoula, Montana
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Contact: Linda Baumann, Phone: 406-544-5101, Email: linda@marketplacemt.com, or Megan Baumann, Phone: 406-544-9252, Email: megan@marketplacemt.com, Website: www.petfest.net 
Event: Pet Fest - Fun and informative pet event promoting responsible pet ownership. Pets on leashes are welcome. Splash Pools for Dogs, Dunk Tank, Contests Including:
Best Dressed Pet, Best Pet Trick, Largest and Smallest Pet, Wiener Race, Adoptable Pets Parade, and More! See website for an up-to-date event schedule.

 

NEW JERSEY

 

Sponsor(s): Angels of Animals, Inc. 
Vigil Site: T-Bowl Lanes, 300 Preakness Shopping Center/Wayne, New Jersey
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Contact: Amy Kozell, Phone: 972-287-7797, Email: Amy@AngelsofAnimals.org, Website: http://www.angelsofanimals.org/Events/BowlingFundraiser/tabid/89/Default.aspx 
Event: Angels of Animals, Inc. Bowling Fundraiser, Door Prizes, Raffles, 50/50. $25/Adult and $18/Child Under 10. Visit website for registration form and payment information - deadline August 10th to register.

 

Sponsor(s): Employees of L'Oreal Paris
Vigil Site: 35 Broadway Road, Cranbury, NJ 08512
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Contact: Phone: 809-860-7601, Email: rwerner@us.loreal.com, Website: http://www.yourdogisworthittoo.com/
Event: L'Oreal Paris Presents their 7th Annual Because Your Dog is Worth it Too Day - to benefit the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Central and South Jersey affiliate. "We hold this event on the 3rd 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!" See Event Schedule for more information.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Bridgewater Commons Mall, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Contact: Phone: 908-231-0389
Event: Save an animal (dog or cat) in-store event! Volunteers from Somerset Regional Animal Shelter (SRAS.mail@verizon.net) will be available collecting donations of dog or cat food. 
A table display will be set up with photos of the animals and a massage therapist will be in store giving free massages to anyone who makes a donation to Somerset Regional Animal Shelter.
Animals up for adoption will be at the animal shelter, 100 Commons Way, 1/2 mile from the mall.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda, Humane Society of Bergen County/Lost Pet, Inc.
Vigil Site: Garden State Plaza
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 12:00 Noon - 6:00PM
Contact: Kathy, Phone: 201-896-9300, 221-223 Stuyvesant Ave., Lynhurst, NJ 07071
Event: Aveda will have a licensed Massage Therapist from the Botanical Spa in Parkridge, NJ, to do massages $1-1minute to raise funds for Humane Society of Bergen County/Lost Pet, Inc.
Donations for other miscellaneous supplies will be collected.  Animals up for adoption may be on site.


Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Cherry Hill Mall, 2000 RT 38 Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 2:00PM -6:00PM
Contact:  Phone: 856-488-0426
Event: In-store Animal Adoption Event! Volunteers from Camden County Animal Shelter (ccasnj.org) will be in store educating guests about adoption, fostering and volunteering. Kitties that live at the Moorestown Petsmart Adoption Center will be visiting Aveda for the day! 
FREE $20 custom blended Pure-fume sprays to everyone who donates to Camden County Animal Shelter.

 

NEW YORK

 

Sponsor(s): Craft Company No. 6
Vigil Site: 785 University Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 585-473-3413, Website: www.craftcompany.com
Event: Craft Company No.6 will donate 20% of any animal related purchase, made on August 21, to ISAR for the homeless animals.
Some animal related items include: Sticks plaques, Yardbird Critters, items from their pet room, pet jewelry and more.

 

Sponsor(s): Warwick Valley Humane Society
Vigil Site: Railroad Green, Village of Warwick
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Contact: Phone: 845-986-2473, Email: info@wvhumane.org, Website: www.wvhumane.org
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil

 

Sponsor(s): Humane Society of Rome
Vigil Site: Petsmart, New Hartford
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 2:00PM
Contact: Shelter Phone: 315-336-7070, Email: humanesocietyrome@Hotmail.com, Website: www.humanesocietyrome.com
Event: Adoption Clinic

 
Sponsor(s): New York Feral Cat Initiative - A Program of the Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals
Vigil Site: Blue Heron Nature Center, 222 Poillon Ave., Staten Island
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Contact: Lois McClurg, Phone: 212-662-5761, Email: lois@NYCFeralCat.org, Website: www.NYCFeralCat.org
Event: Workshop: Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR): How to Manage a Feral Cat Colony. Advance registration is required.


Sponsor(s): New Rochelle Humane Society
Vigil Site: 70 Portman Road, New Rochelle, NY 10801

Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:30AM - 3:30PM
Contact: Email: events@newrochellehumanesociety.org, Website: http://www.newrochellehumanesociety.org/
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Open House - volunteers will be manning educational booths providing information about the tragedy of pet overpopulation and solutions
to the problem (spay/neuter, volunteering, training, fostering, adoptions, etc.)

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, The Westchester Mall 940, White Plains, NY 10601
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 914-993-6480
Event: In-store Animal Adoption Event! Volunteers from Pet Rescue will be in store selling doggie treats, clothing and educating guests about adoption, fostering and volunteering. 
Photos of adoptable animals will be on display.

 

NORTH CAROLINA

 

Sponsor(s): C.A.R.E. For Animals, Unleashed
Vigil Site: Unleashed (in the Lake Boone Shopping Center), 2460 Wycliff Road, Raleigh, North Carolina
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 9:00PM
Contact: Phone: 919-858-6460, Email: JP@unleashedmutt.com, Website: www.unleashedmutt.com, http://www.careforanimalsnc.org/
Event: Pets & Their People Portraits, My Pet Is A Star! Photo Contest (see website for details), Silent Auction, Music, Free Frozen Treats For You And Your Dog, Candlelight Vigil and More!

 

Sponsor(s): Carl & Linda Grubb Family YMCA
Vigil Site: 609 Trindale Rd., Trinity, NC 27370
Date & Time: Donation delivery scheduled for Saturday, August 20, 2010
Contact: Jessica Jansen, Phone: 336-861-7788, Email: jjansen@hpymca.org, Wesbite: http://www.hpymca.org/grubb/events.asp  
Event: In honor of International Homeless Animals' Day, the YMCA's Day Camp is collecting dry and canned cat and dog food for the Randolph County Animal Shelter.
Monetary donations will also be accepted at the Membership Desk.

 

Sponsor(s): SNIP Regional Spay/Neuter Clinic
Vigil Site: 131 Crosslake Park Dr., Building 200, Suite 206, Mooresville, NC 28117
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00Noon - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 704-799-SNIP, Email: snipcoordinator@yahoo.com, Website: www.snipclinic.com
Event: Low-cost Vaccine/Testing Clinic. Please call for an appointment. All vaccines, heartworm testing and Feline Leukemia testing offered.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, The Streets at South Point (6910 Fayetteville Road, Durham NC 27713)
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Contact: Phone: 919-544-0209
Event: “Tame Your Mane in support of Independent Animal Rescue!” Carmen! Carmen! stylist, AnneMarie, will be cutting hair from 10am-6pm in the Aveda store. 
For a donation to I.A.R., your cut is FREE! No time for a cut, but have a heart for animals? Stop by and donate! 100% of all donations directly support I.A.R.’s animal care and rehabilitation!

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Crabtree Valley Mall, 4325 Glenwood Ave. #1083, Raleigh, NC 27612
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Contact: 919-782-2095
Event: In support of the SPCA of Raleigh, Aveda will host Von Kekel Salon and Spa who will be performing haircuts and chair massages for donations. 
Aveda will also raffle a spa package at Von Kekel valuing over $200!! Don't need a haircut? 
Aveda is also doing a pet food drive. Call for details regarding acceptable donations. 

 

OHIO

 

Sponsor(s): Greyhound Adoption of Ohio
Vigil Site: Cleveland Metroparks Polo Field, Corner of Rt. 87 (South Woodland) and Chagrin River Rd., Moreland Hills, OH
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 and Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Contact: Vendor Coordinator - Sydney McFarland, Phone: 269-873-6279, Email: sydney.mcfarland@gmail.com, Volunteer Coordinator - Susan Anderson, Phone: 216-256-7544, Email: susananderson526@hotmail.com,
Rescue Lane Coordinators - Bob & Sue Fratino, Phone: 440-487-3988, Email: bfratino@yahoo.com, Website: http://www.greyhoundadoptionofoh.org/caninefundays.htm
Event: 2010 Canine Fun Days Tri-fold - Dock Diving, Doggie Swimsuit Contest, Vendors, Rescue Groups and More!

 

Sponsor(s): United Coalition for Animals & Cincinnati Pet Food Pantry
Vigil Site: Twin Lakes in Eden Park
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Contact: Email: contactus@ucancincinnati.org or cincinnatipetfoodpantry@gmail.com, Website: http://www.ucanclinic.org/ or http://www.cincinnatipetfoodpantry.org/ 
Event: Meet and Mingle, Blessing of the Pets, Music, Candlelight Vigil - Dogs with current rabies tags and on leashes are welcome!

 

Sponsor(s): Community Animal Task Force
Vigil Site: Black River Landing, Downtown Lorain, OH
Date & Time: Saturday, August 2, 2010 - 11:00AM - 11:00PM and Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 11:00AM - 8:00PM
Contact: Barbara Sipos, Email: catforce.org@hotmail.com, Website: www.catforce.org
Event: Pet Fest - Car Show, Live Music, Agility Course and More!

 

Sponsor(s): Knox County Humane Society
Vigil Site: 400 Columbus Road, Mount Vernon, OH
Date & Time: August 14 - August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 740-392-2287, Website: www.knoxhumanesociety.org
Event: Reduced Rate Adoptions

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Beachwood Place, 26300 Cedar Road, Beachwood, Ohio 44122
Date & Time: Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 216-292-2777
Event: Cut A Thon with Ladies & Gentleman salon. $40 donation will go to Cuyahoga County Kennels.
Please join us to support this local shelter, enjoy a make over & hair cut & learn more about the animals in need of homes, families & love!


 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Kenwood Towne Centre, 7875 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 5:00PM and Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Contact: Aveda will be collecting donations for Queen City Greyhound Rescue by having a Cut.a.thon with one of our salon partners and a Mini Facial Event.
FREE $20 custom blended pure-fume sprays to everyone who donates $20 to Queen City Greyhound Rescue.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, 4050 The Strand West, Columbus, OH 43219
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 8:00PM and Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 12:30PM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 614-476-9600
Event: In-store Animal Adoption Event, Friends of The Shelter will be in store educating guests about adoption, fostering and volunteering. 
Donate and get a cut from Aveda stylists from Salon on Mill. With every donation made that day you will take home a great free sample!

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda and Phia Salon
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Tuttle Crossing Mall - 4053 The Mall at Tuttle Dublin, OH 43016
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Contact: Phone: 614-336-0000
Event: Cut-A-Thon - Get your haircut for the price of a donation. 100% of your donation will go to the Columbus Humane Society.

 

OKLAHOMA

 

Sponsor(s): Oklahoma Alliance for Animals, 92.9 BOB FM
Vigil Site: Riverwalk Crossing, 300 Riverwalk Terrace, Jenks, OK
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Contact: Shelli Holland-Handy, Phone: 918-742-3700, Email: shelli@animalallianceok.org, Website: http://www.animalallianceok.org/
Event: Woofstock - Adoption Event, Low-Cost Microchip Clinic, Contests, Live Music and More!

 

Sponsor(s): Partnering for Pets, Inc.
Vigil Site: Southern Agriculture, 9255 North Owasso Expy., Owasso, Oklahoma
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Contact: Deena, Email: deena@partneringforpets.org, Website: http://www.partneringforpets.org/
Event: Adoption Event

 

OREGON

 

Sponsor(s): Miss Molly's Pet Services
Vigil Site: Downtown Plaza, Main Street, Ashland, OR
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - Dusk, 8:00PM
Contact: Vicki Bamman, Phone: 541-864-9170, Email:
missmollysent@aol.com
,
Website: http://missmollysenterprises.vpweb.com/default.html
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil. Please bring your own candle!

 

PENNSYLVANIA

 

Sponsor(s): NEPA Animal Adoption Network, Eastern PA Animal Alliance (EPAA)
Vigil Site: The Keyser Valley Community Center, 101 N. Keyser Ave., Scranton, PA
Date & Time: Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Contact: Phone: (570) 994-5846, Email: spayneuteradvocate@gmail.com, Website: www.nepaanimaladoptionnetwork.com, www.epaaonline.com
Event: Low Cost Spay/Neuter Mobile Clinic - Cats: Spay or Neuter- $60 (includes rabies and distemper vaccinations), Feral Cats/Stray Cats $35.00.
Dogs (under 50 lbs.): Female Dog Spay $150, Male Dog Neuter $100 (vaccinations extra - rabies $12, DHAPP $15.) Call ASAP to register your pet today!

 

Sponsor(s): M.O.M.S. Animal Rescue
Vigil Site: The Trocadero Theater, 1003 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Date & Time: Thursday, August 19, 2010 - 6:30PM
Contact: Karen Talbot Lasasso, Phone: 609-665-1224, Website: www.themomsrescue.com
Event: Take Me Home - The true story of the day we completely emptied out a high-kill shelter in Summerville, Georgia Concert & Documentary Film Premiere. See Flyer.

 

Sponsor(s): No-Kill Lehigh Valley
Vigil Site: Mail-In Raffle - NKLV, P.O. Box 4272, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Date & Time: Raffle Drawing Will Be Held On Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Email: nokill.lehighvalley@yahoo.com
Event: Lighted Moravian Star Raffle ($500.00 retail value) and Cash Raffle. For more information and to view lighted Moravian Star prize, visit No-Kill Lehigh Valley on Facebook.
All proceeds benefit No-Kill Lehigh Valley.

 

Sponsor(s): Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge
Vigil Site: Blue Ridge Trail Golf Club, Mountaintop, PA
Date & Time: Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 1:30PM Shotgun Start
Contact: Karen, Phone: 570-714-1392, Kim 570-287-2553, Email: nepaaws@gmail.com, Website: http://www.bcfanimalrefuge.org/main/Blue_Chip_Farms_Animal_Refuge_-_Home.html
Event: Fore the Animals Golf Tournament to benefit Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge. For More Information to Sponsor or to Register, See Flyers.

 

Sponsor(s): Concrete Angels Productions, Wyoming Valley Dog Owners Group, Ramses & Rhi the Red, W-B Scranton Roller Radicals, Chacko's Family Bowling Center
Vigil Site: Chacko's Bowling Alley, 195 N. Wilkes-Barre Blvd., Wilkes-Barre, PA
Date & Time: Saturday, August 14, 2010 - 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 570-208-2695
Event: Barkin' Beach BBQ & Carwash II - Raffles, Bakesale, Music, Contests, Prizes, Vendors See Flyer.

 

Sponsor(s): Dr. Jennifer L. Fry, VMD
Vigil Site: Banfield Pet Hospital of Pottstown (inside Petsmart), 1112 Town Square Rd., Pottstown, PA 19465
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 4:00PM by appointment
Contact: Phone: 610-705-5801, Website: www.drfry.biz
Event: Prevent Homelessness by Microchipping Your Pet Today for Only $19.95

 

Sponsor(s): Helen O. Krause Animal Foundation, Inc.
Vigil Site: Mt. Gretna Library, Mt. Gretna, PA
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 717-697-3377, Website: http://www.helenkrause.org/
Event: Used Book Sale to Benefit the Helen O. Krause Animal Foundation, Inc. - What could be better than finding a treasure to read while helping our treasure of animals!

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Ross Park Mall, 1000 Ross Park Mall Dr., Pittsburgh, PA  15237
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Contact: Phone: 412-367-5944
Event: In-store Animal Adoption Event! Volunteers from Animal Friends (www.thinkingoutsidethecage.org) will be in store with some furry friends who need good homes. 
Animal Friends will be educating guests about adoption, volunteering, and their efforts to help animals. 
Raffle tickets will be on sale for their Black Tie and Tails fundraising event.
FREE $20 custom blended pure-fume sprays to everyone who buys 2 or more $10 raffle tickets or makes a $20 or more donation.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center-Willow Grove Park Mall, 2500 Moreland Road, Willow Grove, PA 19090
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 4:00PM
Contact: Phone: 215-657-0151, Email: outreach@petfinder.com, Website: www.petfinder.com
Event: Petfinder.com On Paper! Adoption Event: Aveda is partnering with Petfinder.com and will be displaying adoptable animal profiles on our windows as well as collecting donations on behalf of the Petfinder.com Foundation. 
Aveda is also giving FREE $20 custom blended pure-fume sprays to everyone who donates $10 to this organization, and a FREE sample to those who donate $5.

 

RHODE ISLAND

 

Sponsor(s): Defenders of Animals
Vigil Site: Governor Sprague Mansion, 1351  Cranston St., Cranston, RI
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Contact: Dennis Tabella, Phone: 401-461-1922, Email: dennis@defendersofanimals.org, Website: http://www.defendersofanimals.org/index.htm 
Event: Award Ceremony, Live Music, Candlelight Vigil

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, 125 Providence Place SPC B-101, Providence, RI 02903
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 401-270-4530
Event:  Aveda will be offering mini manicures and a cut-a-thon to raise money for the Providence Animal Rescue League (www.parl.org). Information and photos of adoptable animals will be on display.

 

TENNESSEE


Sponsor(s): Holly Help Spay-Neuter Fund, Journey's End No-Kill Animal Society
Vigil Site: Holly Help Spay-Neuter Fund Headquarters, 14 Sixth Street (Downtown), Bristol, TN
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21 - August 31, 2010 - 24 Hour Illuminated Display
Contact: Sue Williams, Phone: 276-466-5375, Website: http://www.hollyhelp.org/index.html
Event: Enlarged copy of spay/neuter billboard will appear in Holly Help's front window from August 21st - 31st.
Electric candles along with the names and photos of shelter animals that were euthanized in 2010 will also be on display.
The public is encouraged to view these faces that died in vain and vow to work along with Holly Help Fund to stop pet overpopulation. 

 

Sponsor(s): Nashville Humane Association
Vigil Site: 213 Oceola Avenue, Nashville, TN
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Contact: Phone: 615-352-1010, Email: http://www.nashvillehumane.org/about/staff.php, Website: http://www.nashvillehumane.org/index.php
Event: Microchip Clinic

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, Oak Court Mall, 4465 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38117
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 
Contact:
Phone: 901-681-0002
Event: In-store Animal Adoption Event! Volunteers from Tunica Humane Society will be in store educating guests about adoption, fostering and volunteering.
Animals up for adoption will be on site.  Aveda will be doing Chair Massages for a $1 a minute. All proceeds go to the Tunica Humane Society.


 

TEXAS

 

Sponsor(s): Irving Animal Services, Kaufman County Animal Awareness Project
Vigil Site: Drop Off Location for Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic: Irving Animal Shelter, 4140 Valley View Ln., Irving, TX
Date & Time: Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - Drop Off - 6:30 - 7:30AM; Pick Up - 6:30 - 7:00PM
Contact: Kaufman County Animal Awareness Project, Phone: 972-472-3500, Website: www.spayneuternet.org
Event: Cat and Dog Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic. See Flyer For Important Information and Pricing Details. By Appointment Only.

 

Sponsor(s): Kittico, Irving Animal Services, DFW Humane Society
Vigil Site: Location for Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic: Irving Animal Care Campus, 4140 Valley View Ln., Irving, TX

Date & Time: Thursday, August 26, 2010 - Drop Off - 6:30AM - 8:00AM; Pick Up - 7:30PM - 8:00PM
Contact:  Irving Animal Shelter, Phone: 972-721-2256, Email: feral_cat@kittico.org
Event: Cat Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic. See Flyer For Important Information. $45.00 Cat Spay or Neuter. No Appointment Necessary.

 

Sponsor(s): The Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter (WCRAS)
Vigil Site: 1855 S. E. Inner Loop, Georgetown
Date & Time: The Month of August - During Regular Business Hours
Contact: Phone: 512-943-3322, Website: www.wilcopets.org
Event: Reduced Rate Adoption Fees for the Month of August in Honor of International Homeless Animals' Day. Adoption fees include spay/neuter, microchip,
routine vaccinations, rabies, county license for County residents, heartworm testing - age appropriate for the dogs and FeLV testing for the cats and kittens.

 

Sponsor(s): Humane Society of Williamson County
Vigil Site: Mel's Lone Star Lanes, 1010 N. Austin Ave., Georgetown
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Contact: Eran, Phone: 512-260-3602, Website: www.hswc.net
Event: 2nd Annual HSWC Bowl-A-Thon, Raffle, Team Theme Contest, Door Prizes, Silent Auction. See Flyer.

 

Sponsor(s): The Remington Apartment Homes
Vigil Site: 13730 FM 620N, Austin, TX 78717
Date & Time: August 15, 2010 - August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 877-857-6689, Website: http://blog.remingtonapartmenthomes.com/
Event: In honor of International Homeless Animals' Day, The Remington is waiving half the pet fee for any animal adopted the week of August 15 - 21, 2010.
For more information and a list of suggested animal shelters, please click on their web address above.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center Stonebriar Mall
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00AM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 972-731-8588, Email: Stonebriar.Frisco@aveda.com, Website: www.Aveda.com
Event: Adopt-A-Pet Event! A Different Breed Animal Rescue will be bringing dogs who need good homes (http://adifferentbreed.org). 
There will be a FREE custom blended pure-fume spray to anyone who donates $20 or more to the organization! 
For the kids, Aveda will be having a pet costume contest! 
Pets dress up to enter the contest and the winner will receive a pet's doggie bag full of goodies and a FREE toy puppy courtesy of Build-A-Bear Workshop for the human!

 

VERMONT

 

Sponsor(s): Green Mountain Animal Defenders
Vigil Site: Church Street, Burlington, VT
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Phone: 802-861-3030, Email: sharon@gmad.info, Website: www.gmad.info
Event: Helping Homeless Animals Information Stall.

 

VIRGINIA

 

Sponsor(s): NOVADog Magazine
Vigil Site: www.facebook.com/novadog
Date & Time: Until August 21, 2010
Contact: Website: http://www.novadogmagazine.com/
Event: "In honor of International Homeless Animals' Day, on August 21, NOVADog Magazine is teaming up with our partners to feed homeless animals - and we need your help.
We'll donate one pound of food for every new Facebook 'Like' we receive from July 1, through August 21. (www.facebook.com/novadog) Go to Facebook and 'like' us now!"



WASHINGTON

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Pacific Place Aveda, 600 Pine Street, Suite 136, Seattle, WA 98101
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 4:00PM
Contact: Tania Morales-Juarez, Phone: (206)-624-2450
Event: Adopt A Kitten Day! Come into Pacific Place Aveda and meet some wonderful kittens up for adoption. Same day take home, donations accepted.
Extended Rituals for suggested donation.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center, University Village Shopping Center, 2622 NE University Village, Seattle, WA 98105
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21 and Sunday, August 22, 2010 - All Day
Contact: Phone: 206-526-2610
Event: In-store animal adoption event! In collaboration with two local salons and two local shelters, Aveda will be offering certain spa services for a suggested donation. Contact for details.
Shelter volunteers will be on hand with brochures and binders showing pets available for adoption. Adoptable kittens will be in store on Sunday.

 

WEST VIRGINIA

 

Sponsor(s): Greenbrier Humane Society
Vigil Site: Greenspace in Downtown Lewisburg, WV
Date & Time: Saturday, August 7, 2010 - 6:30PM
Contact: Phone: 304-645-4775, Email: ghs.cb@frontier.com, Website: http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/WV48.html
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil

 

Sponsor(s): Raleigh County Animal Rescue
Vigil Site: In front of Pet Supplies Plus (located between Wal-Mart and Sam's Club)
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 11:00 - 4:00PM
Contact: Raleigh County Animal Rescue, Phone: 304-228-9047, Email: wvrcar@hotmail.com, Website: www.petfinder.com/shelters/WV103.html
Event: Adoption Events, Refreshments, Dogs Dunking For Dogs Game. All leashed vaccinated pets welcome.

 

 

WISCONSIN

 

**2nd Annual Wisconsin Week for the Animals August 14 - 22, 2010.
This site recognizes International Homeless Animals' Day and offers
many animal friendly events throughout the entire week.
For more information, please visit:
http://www.wisconsinanimals.org/index.html 

 

Sponsor(s): Countryside Humane Society
Vigil Site: Countryside Humane Society, 2706 Chicory Rd., Racine, WI 53403-4011
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Contact: Phone: 262-554-6699, Email: Marilyn@countrysidehumanesociety.org, Website: http://countrysidehumanesociety.org/default.asp 
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Adoption Day & Dog Wash

 

Sponsor(s): Leadership Menomonee Falls, Humane Animal Welfare Society (HAWS)
Vigil Site: Rotary Park on Fond du Lac Ave. (just west of Lilly Rd.)
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 4:00PM (Rain or Shine)
Contact: Phone: 262-532-4276, Email: mfpetfair@aol.com, Website: www.Menomonee-Falls.org/Petfair, http://www.hawspets.org/default.asp?pcode=HOME  
Event: Pet Fair - HAWS Mobile Pet Unit, Pet Products/Services, Local Vendors, Micro-chipping, Food & Beverages, Raffles, Door Prizes and More!
Pets Welcome (See flyer for pet rules http://www.hawspets.org/Library/PDF/MFPetFair2010.pdf)

 

Sponsor(s): Waupun Area Animal Shelter, Inc.
Vigil Site: Waupun Area Animal Shelter, Inc., 901 N. Madison St., Waupun, WI
Date & Time: Month of August 2010
Contact: Phone: 920-324-3200, Email: admin@waupunareaanimalshelter.org, Website: www.waupunareaanimalshelter.org
Event: To celebrate Happiness Happens Month and National Homeless Animals' Day (August 21) Adoption Fees For Adult Cats During The Month of August are $21.00.

 

Sponsor(s): Aveda
Vigil Site: Aveda Experience Center West Towne Mall, 10 West Towne Mall, Madison WI 53719
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Lindsay Plummer, Phone: 630 833-6226
Event: In-store Animal Adoption Event! Volunteers from Angels Wish (http://www.angelswish.org/) will be in store selling animal treats, clothing and educating guests about adoption, fostering and volunteering. 
FREE $20 custom blended Pure-fume sprays to everyone who donates $20 to Angels Wish.
 

 

INTERNATIONAL

 

BAHAMAS


Sponsor(s):  Purina
Vigil Site: Solomons Wholesale Club, Nassau Bahamas & Town Center Mall - Center Court, Nassau Bahamas 

Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 2:00PM - 5:00PM
Contact: Laura Kimble, Email: baarkbahamas@gmail.com
Event: Information Event with Spay and Neuter Coupons Offered

 

CANADA

 

Sponsor(s): Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society
Vigil Site: 197 Sandarac Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta

Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Contact: Phone: 403-804-4334, Email: info@albertaanimalrescue.com, Website: www.albertaanimalrescuecrew.com
Event: Garage Sale to Benefit the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society.

 

Sponsor(s): Bow Valley SPCA
Vigil Site: Mailing Address - Bow Valley SPCA, P.O. Box 8154, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2T9 or Location - Carla Cumming Sojonky Adoption Centre, 123 Bow Meadows Crescent, Canmore Alberta 
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010
Contact: Kathy Robineau, Phone: 403-763-8546, Email: events@bowvalleyspca.org, Website: http://www.bowvalleyspca.org/index.php
Event: Local businesses are being asked to contribute a portion of their proceeds on August 21st to the Bow Valley SPCA to support the care of dogs and cats
that have been abandoned and educate residents about the importance of spay/neuter in preventing overpopulation.

 

Sponsor(s): Official Sponsors Include - City of London, Pet Valu, Petfinder.com, Bosco & Roxy's, Country Paws, A Village Tail, Canine Life, Cohen Highley Lawyers,
Sifton Properties, 103.1 Fresh FM 

Vigil Site: Plunkett Estate, 9282 Elviage Dr., London, Ontario N6K 4N5
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Contact: Website: www.pawlooza.com 
Event: Pawlooza - the ultimate dog party! 30 Rescue Groups From Across Canada Need Your Help - Hear their stories. Meet their adoptables. Show your support.
Some Pawlooza events include Pet Psychic Demonstrations, Trailwalking, Pawlooza's Next Top Model, Pet First Aid and CPR, Silent Auction and Much More! 
Admission to Pawlooza is $10 per car full. Pack as many people and dogs into your car as you can! For more information - http://www.pawlooza.com/about.html

 
 

CZECH REPUBLIC

 

Sponsor(s): First Society for the Cat Rights
Vigil Site: Cernošice, Komenského Street at the Holy Virgin Ascension Church
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 6:00PM
Contact: Email: info@kockaapravo.cz, Website: http://www.kockaapravo.cz
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Candlelight Vigil. See Flyer.

 

FRANCE


Sponsor(s): Association de Defense de la Nature et Des Animaux OÏKOS KAÏ BIOS
Vigil Site:  ANNEMASSE (Haute savoie), 1Place de la Liberation, Passage Bleu cote parking
Date & Time: 
 S
amedi 11 Septembre 2010 de 14h30 à 17h30
Contact: Marie Berger, Présidente de OÏKOS KAÏ BIOS, Phone: 09 65 13 32 68, Email: oikos.kai.bios@orange.fr , Website: http://oikoskaibios.monsite-orange.fr/
Event: Stand de sensibilisation du public, information et signature de pétitions, avec la participation de la SPA du CHABLAIS http://spaduchablais.pagesperso-orange.fr


Contact:  Contact
GEORGIA

 

Sponsor(s): Georgian Society for the Protection and Safety of Animals
Vigil Site: Old Territory of Hippodrome -
Contact for more information.
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 1:00PM (Tbilisi, Georgia)
Contact: Phone: +995 93 322159, Email: info@gspsa.org.ge, Website: http://www.gspsa.org.ge/home.php?option=home&lang=ge
Event: On August 21, 2010 by the "Georgian Society for the Protection and Safety of Animals" will denote the day of International Homeless Animals in Georgia.
Meeting will be arranged on August 21, 2010 (on Saturday) at 1:00PM in old territory of Hippodrome. We are planning to help and care for homeless animals.

 

 

HONG KONG

 

Sponsor(s): Hong Kong Dog Rescue
Vigil Site: HKDR, 6 Shek Lin Road, Tai Pao, New Territories, Hong Kong 
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 2:00PM - 5:00PM
Contact: Phone: 2875.2132, Email: ianki_dee@yahoo.com.hk, Website: http://www.hongkongdogrescue.com/public/index.php
Event: Spay/Neuter Information Stall, Visit With HKDR Adoptable Dogs, Adoptions, Mourning Ribbons For Animals Killed Due To Pet Overpopulation

 

INDIA

 

Sponsor(s): IDA Deonar
Vigil Site: IDA Deonar, Near Deonar Colony, Bainganwadi, Deonar, Mumbai 400 088
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 10:30AM - 1:30PM
Contact: Phone: 91-22-3268 1418, Email: deonar@idaindia.org, Website: www.idaindia.org
Event: Open House, Toys, Leash or Treat Donations Are Welcome!

 

MALAYSIA

 

Sponsor(s): SPCA Penang, Malaysia
Vigil Site: New World Park
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 and Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 11:00AM - 6:00PM
Contact:
Email: spca4060@streamyx.com, Website: http://www.spca-penang.net/
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day with SPCA, New World Park

 

MEXICO

 

Sponsor(s): Happy Tails Acapulco
Vigil Site: Colegio Simon Bolivar Auditorium, Main Street, Colosio
Date & Time: August 4 - 8, 2010
Contact: Phone (Cell) 044.744.145.6157 or Nextel: 1001382, Email: happytailsacapulco@yahoo.com, Website: http://www.happytails.es.tl/
Event: Spay/Neuter Clinic. See Flyer.

 

PANAMA
 

Sponsor(s): Spay/Panama
Vigil Site: Bethania, Camino Real, Republic of Panama
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 3:00PM
Contact: Phone: 011 - (507) 6671-0246, Email: doctor@spaypanama.org, Website: www.spaypanama.org, www.spaypanamasanimals.com
Event: Low-Cost Spay/Neuter - Feral cats and cats of low-income families:
Spay or neuter - $12 (includes deworming, ear cleaning, flea spray, vitamins). 
Stray dogs and dogs of low-income families: spay/neuter (regardless of size) $25 (includes deworming, ear cleaning, flea and tick spray, vitamins and rabies vaccination).
VOLUNTEERS ARE WELCOME! Contact via email: doctor@spaypanama.org

 

SWITZERLAND


Sponsor(s): SOS Chats
Vigil Site: Stand à Neuchâtel, Place Pury, près de la statue
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Contact: Phone: +41 (0) 32 863 22 05, Email: soschats@soschats.org, soschats.et@bluewin.ch, Website: www.soschats.org
Event: Petition Drive Against the Killing of Cats in the Ukraine. See Flyer. See Proposals. Download Petitions in French, English or Dutch

 


U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS

Sponsor(s):
Humane Society of St. Thomas
Vigil Site: In front of Market Square East Pet Supply
Date & Time: Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 12:00 Noon - 12:30PM
Contact: Rita, Email: rferrary@gmail.com, Website: http://www.hsstt.com/
Event: International Homeless Animals' Day Blessing of the Animals

Square East Pet upplIn front of Market  Contact : Marie Berger, présidente de OÏKOS KAÏ BIOS, phone 09 65 13 32 68,  Email oikos.kai.bios@orange.fr , website http://oikoskaibios.monsite-orange.fr/