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The 5th Annual Pennsylvania Week for the Animals kicks off on Saturday, September 8, 2012 and will conclude on Sunday, September 16, 2012. See our Calendar of Events page for details on events taking place across Pennsylvania during this amazing PA Week for the Animals. Events will be posted until kick-off of week and even during week if we receive additional activities.
Animal World USA is presenting the Pennsylvania Week for the Animals as part of our AWUSA Weeks for the Animals TM campaign, and we are honored to be working with citizens and leaders across the state!
Learn more about the AWUSA-International weeks
Throughout the week, shelters, rescue groups, and humane organizations across the state will be hosting other wonderful animal-related special events. Educators, students, businesses and compassionate citizens across Pennsylvania will be joining in as well, many planning activities to celebrate and help animals.
Events will include adoption fairs, spay/neuter low cost events, shelter days, R.E.A.D. dog programs in libraries, bird watching tours, activities for the farm animals and therapy dogs visiting hospitals and nursing homes.
Also to be included are a salute to working K-9 dogs, feral cat initiatives, special educational programs, blessings for the animals, poker run motorcycle benefit and full-filled festival days for families to come and enjoy food, music and the amazing animals!
Become Involved! We need animal lovers everywhere in Pennsylvania to plan activities so they can participate! See the page "Become Involved" on this website for lots of great ideas and suggestions on what you can do.
See the Calendar of Events for exciting events and please note we will be adding events and activities as we receive and brainstorm together for the always amazing animals.
Please join together with:
Governor Tom Corbett
Animal World USA
A Tail to Tell, Inc. Puppy Mill Rescue
Above and Beyond English Setter Rescue
Adams County Prevent A Litter Society
Adams County SPCA
Afghan Hound Rescue of the Mid-Atlantic
All American Ponies, Inc, Parker, PA
American Anti-Vivisection Society - AAVS
American Bulldog Rescue
Animal Care Sanctuary
Animal Care & Welfare
Animal Coalition of Delaware County, Inc.
Animal Farm Foundation
Animal Food Bank of the Lehigh Valley
Animal Friends - Pittsburgh
Animal Rescue League of Berks County, Inc.
Animal Rescue League of West Pennsylvania
Animal Welfare Project
Animal Welfare Society of Monroe
Another Chance 4 Horses, Inc.
Awsom Animal Shelter
Beaver County Humane Society
Because You Care, Inc.
Bedford County Humane Society
Bluebird Society of Pennsylvania
Breed Anti-Defamation, Protection, and Rescue Society
Bright Futures Farm
Broken Arrow Animal Sanctuary
Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement
Buzzy's Bow Wow Meow
Butler County Humane Society
Central PA Animal Alliance - Woofstock
Centre County PAWS
Chester County SPCA
Classic ClipPlus, Collegeville
Comfort Caring Canines Therapy Dogs Inc.
Cozee Valee Rescue and Sanctuary, Inc.
Delaware County SPCA
Dirty Dawgs Mobile Salon
Doberman Pinscher Rescue of PA, Inc.
Doggie Style Pets, Philadelphia
Dogs Deserve Better - No Chains
Fairfield Adoption Center
Fayette County SPCA
First State Greyhound Rescue, Inc.
First Presbyterian Church in West Chester, Pennsylvania
Forbo Flooring Systems
Forgotten Friend Reptile Sanctuary
Francisvale Home for Smaller Animals
Freedom Train Animal Rescue Transports
French Bulldog Rescue Network
Friends of Monroe County Homeless Animals
Friends of Philly Zoo Elephants
Furry Friends Network
Furry Tails Reading Partners
Gilda's Club Delaware Valley
Golden Paws Pet Grooming School, Pittsburgh
Green Street Rescue
Gress Mountain Ranch
Grey-Save of Northwestern Pennsylvania
Griffin Pond Animal Shelter
GROWL - Global Rescue Welfare League
G.W. Childs School, oldest grade school in Philadelphia (1894)
Harnessed to Hope Northern Breed Rescue
Hearts and Paws Ministry, United Church of Christ, Bethel Park, PA
Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter, Inc.
Henley, the rescued puppy mill dog
Hide-E-Hole Ferret Rescue
Hillside SPCA - Schuylkill County
Hog Heaven Rescue Farm
Humane Society of Berks County
Humane Society of Harrisburg Area, Inc.
Humane Society of Lackawanna County
Indiana County Humane Society
International Society for Animal Rights
Itty Bitty Kitty, Inc.
Jana Kohl author of Baby: A Rare Breed of Love
Judith Kristen, author of Henley, My Life and Times as a Rescued Dog
Just Dogs, Gourmet Treats for Dogs
Laughing Dog Radio
League of Humane Voters of Pennsylvania
Lehigh Valley Puppy Mill Watch
Lewisberry Community Day
Lewisberry Library System
Lick Your Chops of Bucks County Pet Store
Lifelines Farm and Sanctuary
Lost and Found Dog Rescue
Lycoming County SPCA
Mahoning Township Lions Club
Make Peace with Animals, Inc.
Miles & Mutts
Monica's Heart Greyhound Adoption
Mookie, The Rescued Cat
No Kill Lehigh Valley
No More Tears Rescue
North Penn Puppy Mill Watch
Oldies But Goodies Cocker Spaniel Rescue
One by One, Inc. No Kill Cat Shelter
Operation Ava, Philadelphia
Palisades Search & Rescue Dog Association, Inc
Parrot Education and Adoption Center-Pittsburgh
Paws Here A While Pet Resort, Georgetown
Paws to Heaven Pet Crematory, Philadelphia
PAWS of PA - South Central Pennsylvania
PAWS-Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society
Pennsylvania Urban, Search & Rescue
Pennsylvania Legislative Animal Network
-PSPCA Stroudsburg Adoption Center
-PSPCA Montrose Adoption Center
-PSPCA Wellsboro Adoption Center
-PSPCA Danville Adoption Center
-PSPCA Centre Hall Adoption Center
-PSPCA Philadelphia Adoption Center and Animal Hospital
Pennsylvania State Police
Pennsylvania Stray Save
Petsearch - Washington, PA
Pet RX Card
Philadelphia Community Cats Council
Pittsburgh Parrot Rescue
Pleasure of Your Company Therapy Dogs, Inc.
Poochini's, "Groomin' Dogs n Divas," Pittsburgh
Preppy Pet Suites, Warminster
Public Eye: Artists for Animals
Puppy Mill Awareness Day
Ragdoll Rescue USA
Ratchick Rat Rescue and Advocacy
Reach Out for Animal Rights - ROAR
R.E.A.S.O.N. Horse Rescue - Retired Equine Adoption Society of Northeast
Red Paw Emergency Relief Team
Reiki for Animals -Sandi Herman and Sandy Brownell
Rescue Me Yorkie Rescue
Ruth Steinert Memorial SPCA
Safari Rescue - Reptile Rescue
Saint Bernard Rescue Foundation, Inc.
Saintly Bernards Rescue
Save A Yorkie Rescue, Inc.
Spay and Save, Inc.
SPICER - Special Pets in Caring Environments Rescue
Steel City Pack Leader, Dog Trainer
Stray Cat Blues, Inc
Summit Search and Rescue
Susquehanna Service Dogs
Tail Wags N At Doggie Daycare & Boarding
Tails of the Tundra Siberian Husky Rescue
The Cat Shack
The Center for Animal Health and Welfare
The Gress Mountain Ranch
The Humane League of Philadelphia
The Merrick Fund Foundation
The Spayed Club
Therapy Dogs United, Inc.
TreeTops Animal Rescue
Tri- State Bird Rescue
Trinity Episcopal Church
Underground Dog Rescue
United Against Puppy Mills
University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
Warren County Humane Society
Western Pennsylvania Humane Society
White Oak Animal Safe Haven, Inc.
Wild Bird Center at Willow Grove
Women's Humane Society
Woody's Dog Wash & Boutique
York County SPCA
Pennsylvania humane orgs, animal shelters, rescue groups, businesses, educators, students, and animal lovers all across Pennsylvania!