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Saturday, October 29th 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Godfrey's Halloween Parade and Party Benefiting-
Berks Dog Search
Godfrey's-Dogdom 4267 New Holland Road Mohnton, PA 19540
ALL DAY: Receive a FREE “Trick or Treat” bag for all canines! ALL DAY: Complimentary Refreshments for humans! ALL DAY: Shop and earn “Godfrey’s Dollars” for future savings in November! 2pm: OUTDOOR Canine Costume Parade. In lieu of admission for the Costume Parade at 2pm, we will be taking a $5 donation for Berks Dog Search. Help us help this local all volunteer group that aids people in reuniting with their lost dogs. Losing your dog is heartbreaking and can happen to anyone! http://www.godfreysdogdom.com/
Five Prize Categories: Scariest – Cutest – Funniest – Most Original Best Human/Canine(s) Ensemble 1pm-3pm: Meet volunteers from Berks Dog Search! It's a chance to learn about what they do, how they do it, and thank them for all they've done! Benefiting: Berks Dog Search For more info, please call 610-777-5755 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, October 29th 10:00 am- til
York SPCA Small Animal Spa Day
York County SPCA 3159 N Susquehanna Trail York, PA 17406
Bring your small animal for a day of pampering, shopping and learning. We will offer nail trims, massages and light grooming. Many of our small animal experts will be on sight and available for questions and tips. We will have healthy toys and treats for sale. There will also be Halloween photos! For the humans we will have a bake sale, hot dogs and drinks! Visit https://www.facebook.com/YorkCoSPCA/ The York County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) is a charitable organization dedicated to providing long-term human and animal services to residents of York County through programs that find permanent, loving homes for displaced and stray animals, help control animal population growth, investigate and prosecute cruelty offenders and educate the general public about animal wellness and safety. Animal cruelty must be reported to the shelter directly by calling 717-764-6109. Visit and adopt https://www.ycspca.org/adopt-a-pet/
Saturday, October 29th 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Drawing from Raptors w/ Professor of Fine Art at the University of Pennsylvania Deirdre Murphy
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary Administrative Office & Visitor Center Education Building 1700 Hawk Mountain Rd Kempton, PA 19529
Philadelphia-based contemporary artist and Adjunct Professor of Fine Art at the University of Pennsylvania Deirdre Murphy will teach drawing from live American Kestrels and/or Screech Owls that are part of the collection at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary. No prior drawing experience is necessary.Registration required: 610-756-6961 Wonderful opportunity to gain artisic skills and raptor knowledge simultaneously! Registration required: 610-756-6961 Dierdre will also offer a free lecture in the evening at 5:30 PM. http://www.hawkmountain.org/events/drawing-from-raptors/page.aspx?id=5912
Saturday, October 29th 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Northeast PA Pet Fund and Rescue Adoption event
Gronski's 3905 Birney Ave. Moosic, PA 18507 (570) 344-4638
Come join us and see the pets you can adopt! We also will be collecting dog collars, leashes, dog food, dog toys and dog treats. We will have loving aniamls just waiting on you, Please stop in Stately Pet Supply in Clark Summit to get your own hand made greeting card. All cards sales will be donated to the rescue. NEPA Pet Fund and Rescue
PO Box 3953 Scranton, PA 18505 Telephone: (570) 357-8032
Saturday, October 29th 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Amazing Pet-Friendly Attractions in Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Tourism Office Department of Community and Economic Development Commonwealth Keystone Building 400 North Street, 4th Floor Harrisburg, PA 17120
Pennsylvania may be known for its welcoming residents, but across the commonwealth, there are plenty of places where humans aren’t the only ones given top-notch service. In Pennsylvania, pets also take center stage, and many historical landmarks and properties give our four-legged friends the five-star treatment. Amazing list http://www.visitpa.com/media/story-idea/pet-friendly-attractions-pennsylvania
Saturday, October 29th 11:00 am til
Meet the Western PA Humane Society Cats!
Petco Cranberry Petco Gibsonia (724) 443-3400 Petco Century III
The mission of the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society is to provide the most comprehensive, compassionate and humane services to enhance the lives of companion animals for families and the community; to educate and to prevent the cruelty of all animals in the region we serve. See kitties http://wpahumane.org/available-pets The mission of the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society is to provide the most comprehensive, compassionate and humane services to enhance the lives of companion animals for families and the community; to educate and to prevent the cruelty of all animals in the region we serve. https://www.wpahumane.org/
Saturday, October 29th 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Offsite Vaccine & Microchip Clinic –
Providence Animal Ctr Annual Bark in the Park clinic
Rose Tree Park 1671 N Providence Rd Media, PA 19063
$7-10 per Dewormer, Distemper, Bordetella, Rabies $20 per Canine flu, Lyme vaccine
Saturday, October 29th 12:00 noon - 3:00 pm
Canine Creepy Crawl Benefit: Pooch KabooseDog Rescue& Festival/Adoption Day
Jenkintown Town Square 701 Greenwood Ave Jenkintown, PA
Canine Creepy Crawl to benefit the Pooch Kaboose Dog Rescue, Jenkintown Doggie Costume Contest starts at 12noon (registration begins at 11:30am) $10 Rescue Donation includes 1 raffle ticket and Woof or Treat Bag $5 extra to enter your pup in the contest Family friendly pet activities, a raffle and even a Puppy Kissing Booth makes this event fun for everyone! Adoption dogs from Pooch Kaboose will be there looking for loving homes.
About the Pooch Kaboose: As a resource to the community, we will find dogs loving, responsible matches that will provide permanent homes for our dogs. Bring your 4-legged family member in costume and trick-or-treat around the Jenkintown Business District!For more information, please call 215-887-9663 or email email@example.com Visit http://www.poochkaboose.com/ Saturday, October 29th 12:00 noon - 3:00 pm
Bark in the Park Dog Contests
Rose Tree Park 1671 N. Providence Rd Media, PA 19063
Dog contests at our annual Bark in the Park Dog Walk/5K Run and Fall Festival - judged by WMMR's Steve Morrison & Fox29's Bob Kelly and Sue Serio! Medals awarded for gold, silver and bronze in each category and a special prize for Costume Contest winners! Prices increase byy $1 day of event.
12:00 - Best Kisser 12:30 - Best Lap Dog Over 50lbs 1:30 - Best Ears 2:00 - Best Costume Contest 2:30 - Best Tail Wagger Entry fees are required for contest entry and are a full donation to Providence Animal Center. Visit https://www.facebook.com/ProvidenceAnimalCenter/
Saturday, October 29th 12:00 noon - 3:00 pm
PAWS Adoptions at TD Bank
TD Bank Broad and Jackson Streets Philadelphia, PA 19148
PAWS is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to saving Philadelphia’s homeless, abandoned, and unwanted animals. PAWS is the city’s largest no-kill shelter and operates two high-volume, low-cost clinics serving pet owners and rescue organizations that lack access to affordable basic veterinary care.
Saturday, October 29th 1:00 pm- 3:00 pm
Multiple Rescue Groups Pet Adoption Day
Petco 9717 Roosevelt Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19114 215-671-9601
Groups to be announced. TBA.
Saturday, October 29th 4:00 pm-9:00 pm
2nd Annual One Wild Night Fundraising event
Centre Wildlife Care PO Box 572 Lemont, PA 16851
The physical address for CWC is in Port Matilda at the base of Skytop mountain
$50 with advanced reservation; $60 at the door (cash, ckeck, and credit/debit cards accepted)Contact Robyn at firstname.lastname@example.org or Patti at email@example.com to reserve your tickets. Entertainment by: Scott Magene My Room Records ESP Acoustic Artifacts . FOOD, ENTERTAINMENT, WINE TASTING, DOOR PRIZES, COSTUME CONTEST, MEET ANIMAL AMBASSADORS, MORE.
Centre Wildlife Care (CWC ) is a 501c3, non-profit, tax-exempt, licensed organization dedicated to caring for injured, orphaned, sick and displaced wildlife for the purpose of releasing them back into the wild. Professional care is provided to over 1500 mammals, birds and reptiles per year. Wild animals are not only accepted from Centre County, but also surrounding counties, other areas of the state and other rehabilitators. http://www.centrewildlifecare.org/
Saturday, October 29th 6:00 pm- 11:00 pm
Centre County PAWS for the 11th Annual Fur Ball
Centre Hills Country Club 53 Country Club Rd State College, PA 16801
The event will begin with a reception and open bar from 6:00-7:00 pm. A delicious dinner, amazing silent auction, and live auction will follow. There will be lots of great items for bid! All proceeds benefit the cats and dogs of Centre County PAWS.
Tickets can be purchased at PAWS, by phone at 814-237-8722, select #9, or via our online form. If you cannot attend but would still like to make a special gift to Centre County PAWS, please click here. http://www.centrecountypaws.org/donate/
Saturday, October 29th 6:30 pm til
Creatures of the Night: Succop Nature Park
Succop Nature Park 185 Airport Rd Butler, PA 16002
Fireflies guide you on our trails to encounter larger-than-life costumed nocturnal creatures. Hear stories from a Great Horned Owl, observe the acrobatics of the Flying Squirrel, go batty with Little Brown Bat, and more. Crafts and refreshments provided. Come in costume for twice the fun. This event takes place even if it’s raining. Registration required. Visit http://www.aswp.org/events/7450
Sunday, October 30th and Ongoing
Gettysburg: An Animal-Lover's Tour of the Battlefield
The Gettysburg Battlefield is a favorite place for locals to walk their dogs. And 151 years ago, it wasn't all that different, as soldiers kept a menagerie of pets with them on campaign.
Animals at Gettsburg Now
Gettysburg Address! A dedication ceremony was planned and famed orator and former Harvard President Edward Everett was to be the featured speaker. President Lincoln was asked to speak as an after thought and had only about two weeks to prepare his remarks.
Approximately 15,000 people were on hand to hear Everett's two hour speech and Lincoln's two minute speech was over before most in the crowd realized he had even begun.
Full Measure of Devotion --Animals of the Civil War
Sunday, October 30th 10:00 am- 4:00 pm
RESCUE PURRFECT Fall Festival/Same day Adoption event!
The Bridge Clinic 2820 Old Lincoln Highway, Suite 1A TREVOSE , PA
19053. Contact: 267-221-7109
Rescue Purrfect, Inc. will be hosting a Fall Festival. We will have face painting, sand art, pumpkin painting, raffle baskets, food, and more. Raffle Baskets and Tickets will be on display at The Bridge Clinic. Tickets can be purchased that day or the week before, if you cannot make it. https://www.facebook.com/events/157234431394331/
Sunday, October 30th 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mostly Mutts 2nd Annual @ Howl-O-Ween Pet Jamboree
Shikellamy State Park & Marina Selinsgrove, PA 17870 (570) 988-5557
Mostly Mutts will be at the Howl-O-Ween Pet Jamboree on Sunday. There will be information on adoption, volunteering and sponsoring. We will also have Mostly Mutts T-shirts, other dog merchandise for sale and nail trimming for $10. There will also be crafts, live music, chinese auction a pet parade and costume contest. Visit http://www.mostlymuttsonline.com/dogs/available/
“Mostly Mutts Inc.” is a volunteer non-profit organization whose mission is to: 1) rescue, provide sanctuary, and re-home abandoned, stray and neglected dogs, and 2) educate the public on the welfare, care and rights of animals.
Sunday, October 30th 11:00 am -6:00 pm
Yappy Hour at Moochies
The Mall At Robinson 100 Robinson Center Dr Pittsburgh, PA 15205 (412) 788-0816
Bring Your Pet To Moochie & Co And Receive 20% Off Your Purchases. *Some Exclusions Apply, See Associate For Details. Moochie & Co. has the best toys, treats, apparel and accessories for the coolest dogs and cats! We even carry unique items for their people. http://www.shoprobinsonmall.com/stores/moochie-and-co/
Sunday, October 30th 12:00 noon – 3:00 pm
Pennsylvania SPCA Offsite Adoption Day
PetSmart Philadelphia 7422 Bustleton Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19152
We'll be hanging out with our friends at PetSmart on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of every month with adoptable animals. Stop by to make the animals' day out a special one!
The Pennsylvania SPCA is the second humane organization founded in the United States and is the largest and most comprehensive in Pennsylvania. We have been the leading advocate for animals in our region since 1867.
Sunday, October 30th 12:00 noon- 4:00 pm
Broken Arrow Animal Sanctuary Adoption Event
Petco 1960 Edinboro Rd Erie, PA 16509
Visit us at Petco in Erie every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Noon - 4pm.
Please contact us if you are looking for a particular type of pet! Or call us at 835-0195.
The mission of the Broken Arrow Animal Sanctuary is to bring an end to the needless destruction and abuse of unwanted animals and to provide education, spay/neuter and adoption programs, giving every animal an opportunity for a better life. Website is http://brokenarrowanimalsanctuary.freeservers.com/
Sunday, October 30th 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Snoopy's Fallfest featuring "The Great Pumpkin Pet Costume Pageant" w/ Griffin Pond Shelter
Roba Family Farms Dalton, Pennsylvania 18414
GRIFFIN POND Has Teamed u[ with Roba's Family Farm to presentan all new Falloween Treat for your family.
ALL HALLOW’S EVE…Grab yur kids(FURRY & NOT SO FURRY) and costumes and Head to Roba Farms in DALTON For a FUN FILLED “FARM” FIELD DAY. CORN MAZES, HAYRIDES, ANIMALS, PUMPKIN PATCH, SINGING CHICKENS, A BARNYARD BAND AND MORE AWAIT.
PLUS DON’T FORGET TO STOP BY THE GRIFFIN POND’S TABLE IN FRONT OF THE STAGE TO ENTER: Snoopy’s “Great Pumpkin Pet Costume Pageant”
Registration: 12:30pm to 1:30pm. Contest begins at 1:45pm Awards will be announced around 2:45pm. Entry Fee: $5 for an individual $10 for families (groups of 2 or more) PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED FOR MOST CREATIVE, BEST GROUP COSTUME AND BEST OWNER & PET CHARACTER TEAM Admission to the Farm is $14.95 per person. https://www.facebook.com/events/104594846662317/
Sunday, October 30th 1:00 pm-2:30 pm
Wildwood Lake Nature Center 'Tremendous Trees'
Friends of Wildwood Lake Nature Center, Inc. 100 Wildwood Way Harrisburg, PA 17110
Fall is a colorful season to explore the forest at Wildwood Park! Join an Environmental Educator on a journey through a ‘woody’ part of the park to learn about nuts and berries and how trees are used by wildlife. This program is designed for children 6-9 with a grown up. Pre-registration required. When &Where: 1pm-2:30pm, Meet at the Nature Center. Pre-registration: required; please call 717-221-0292
Sunday, October 30th 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pocono Environmental Education Center Ecozone Discovery Room
Pocono Environmental Education Center Brisco Mountain and Emory Road Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania 18328 570-828-2319
$2.00 per person. Climb into a bald eagle's nest, crawl into a bat cave, and dig in a fossil pit. Explore this indoor discovery room and enjoy hands-on exhibits on natural history, sustainability and the local environment. No registration required. Visit https://www.peec.org/
PEEC advances environmental education, sustainable living, and appreciation for nature through hands-on experience in a national park. The Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) is located within the 77,000 acre Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, along the Delaware River, and is within driving distance of New York City & Philadelphia.
Sunday, October 30th 1:00 pm til
Animal Welfare Society of Monroe AWSOM Volunteer Training Class
A.W.S.O.M. Godfrey Ridge Dr, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18360
Take action for AWSOM! New volunteer training class. Dog walkers, kitty cleaners/socializers, etc. www.awsomanimals.org/
Training usually takes 2 hours. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the class. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. We can guarantee that you will be rewarded with an abundance of hugs and kisses...oh and our shelter animals will be so grateful too ;-)
Sunday, October 30th 4:30 pm-6:30 pm
Morris Animal Refuge Adoption Day
Seger Park 1020 Lombard St Philadelphia, PA 19147
Families and dogs are invited to join us and some great adoptable pets Sunday, Oct. 30th at Seger Park for Howl-O-Ween! Dress up and celebrate the spooky season with a dog party! There will be costume contests for canines and people, food, music and more, hosted by Seger Dog Park. Boo! Or is that Woof? It's happening from 4:30pm-6:00pm on the basketball courts. Plus there's the resst of their frighteningly fun community Halloween Party, including a kid's costume parade, free pizza and treats, a Halloween movie night - more info at Friends of Seger Park Playground.
During the season...Stop by and meet some of our awesome adoptable pets will be waiting to love you at in Quartermaster Plaza. Stop by and who knows ... maybe you'll find your new best friend! The Morris Animal Refuge is a 501(c)(3) open admission shelter dedicated to helping the homeless, abandoned and unwanted pets of the Philadelphia region.http://morrisanimalrefuge.org/ Also visit our facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/morrisanimalrefuge
Sunday, October 30th 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Halloween Yappy Hour
Benefiting: ACDRA (Australian Cattle Dog Rescue Association)
Mueller's Gen'l Store & Restaurant 3205 S Delaware Dr Easton, PA 18042
Benefiting: ACDRA (Australian Cattle Dog Rescue Association) Please come to our Halloween Yappy Hour along the Scenic Delaware River, access to tow path for taking a fall stroll with your pooch. Includes live music, door prizes, Halloween doggie photo area, costume contest, and games: howling musical sits, bobbing for hotdogs, & tricks for treats. Raffles tickets for an additional cost. Cash bar & food available. Admission: $5.00 per person/$10.00 family For more information, please call 484/274-3640
Ongoing ---- Visit Farm -
Days End Farm Horse Rescue
Days End Farm Horse Rescue, Inc. PO Box 309 Lisbon, MD 21765 (One hour and half from PA)
Days End Farm Horse Rescue, Inc., is a 501(c)3, volunteer-based, animal welfare organization established in 1989 to ensure quality care and treatment of horses through intervention, education and outreach. http://www.defhr.org/home.html Volunteer! Volunteers offer invaluable support at Days End Farm. They care for the horses and petting zoo animals, interact with visitors and staff, work independently and in groups year round. Volunteers learn, serve a vital role in horse rehabilitation, help with education and outreach activities, and have fun!http://www.defhr.org/volunteer/volunteer.html
CPAA 1802 Silver Pine Circle Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
CPAA has devised a plan to help Central Pennsylvania residents and their animals by providing free or low-cost vaccinations. CPAA brings these services directly to the community with the CPAA Mobile Veterinary Van.
FREE vaccine clinics are held at various times during the year, by appointment only. Residents are offered free or low-cost rabies and distemper vaccinations, flea/tick prevention, de-worming, nail trimming, and more. Vaccines are available to spayed and neutered animals only. Breeders will not be serviced. 717.732.0611 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Website http://www.cpaa.info/
Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue Dustin Dreamer's Fund
Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue PO Box 62 Glenville, PA 17329
Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue is an ANTI horse slaughter, GFAS Accredited, 501c3 non profit horse rescue. We are tackling the issue of homeless horses head-on in a multi-pronged approach. We help horse owners in need of assistance via Mattie's Legacy Fund, we pull horses from the kill pen via Dustin's Dreamer's Fund. We started and launched the grass roots Anti Horse Slaughter Billboard Awareness Campaign, we rescue horses bound for slaughter, retrain them for new careers and adopt them out into loving homes. Pls visit http://www.angelacreshorsehavenrescue.com/
Our mission is to create collaborative working relationships between Pittsburgh business owners and the local vegan community, in order to increase the visibility and accessibility of vegan dining options. Pls visit http://www.veganpittsburgh.org/
Sunday, October 30th Ongoing
~Dedicated to Helping Retiring Racehorses~
CANTER Penn 445 Spangler Road New Oxford, PA 17350 717-451-4726
CANTER is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing retiring racehorses with opportunities for new careers. email@example.com
CANTER PA is a non-profit organization dedicated to rehoming retiring racehorses through a free listing service offered to race trainers and owners. We strive to create a bridge between the race industry and the sport horse industry to assist in placement of ex-racehorses into quality sport and pleasure homes.
Sunday, October 30th Ongoing
Pittsburgh Meetup Events
Rescue Me Pennsylvania
Sunday, October 30th ongoing, call for times
Gress Mountain Ranch
Gress Family Ranch 3264 Highland Rd Orefield, PA 18069
The Gress Mountain Ranch is a safe haven and a place of recovery for the animals, as well as providing therapy to adults and children. We are a forever home to presently 60+ animals. The ranch is a host to at-risk, inner city, special needs children, as well as adults and adolescents. Both children and adults with psychiatric disorders are helped in healing through our "therapeutic ranch." Kathryn Gress is an angel to all...
Our unique treatment philosophy rehabilitates the animals and connects their stories of survival and healing to the personal experiences of the people mentioned above who all have suffered physical, mental, or emotional trauma. Through creative expressive therapy, i.e. Animal-Assisted Therapy, the interaction with our animals; people of all ages learn trust, empathy, and kindness. The healing that takes place at The Gress Mountain Ranch is truly miraculous. It is God's "heaven on earth."
Sunday, October 30th 6:00 pm-7:00 pm Eastern time
A Prayer for the Animals
~An Official Pennsylvania Week for the Animals event~
Join those of us who would like to observe a moment of prayer for the precious animals. We are requesting prayers on Sunday. This is a multi-faith observance.
We can offer prayers, poems and memorials to our animal or all animals wherever we are and also light a candle by doing so if possible.
Wherever you are, if you can observe a moment for the animals who need us...that collective energy will surely grow and bring light to our cause to love, assist and help them from any and all suffering. For poems, quotes or additional inspiration,
Click on swimming dolphins to hear "One Love."