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Saturday, December 9th 9:00 am-til Please book a session online or phone.
Furry Friends Network Holiday Photo Mini Session
Carlisle Animal Clinic 25 Shady Ln Carlisle, PA 17013
Make your day bright with holiday mini-sessions from Bits of Life portraits. The session fee is a monetary donation of your choice that will be given to Furry Friends Network to help provide homes, fosters, and services to animals in need. Bring your pets or just make it a family photo, everyone is welcome!
Bits of Life Portraits is sponsoring a Furry Friends Network fundraiser with holiday photo sessions! They will be held December 9th & 10th at Carlisle Small Animal Clinic in Carlisle. The pictures can be just pets or pets and family members. Please call 717-243-2717 or visit www.bitsoflifeportraits.com to book a session. The fee is whatever donation you feel is appropriate for FFN. Please note – this isn’t a walk in event. Please book a session online or via phone.
Carlisle Small Animal Clinic is also running a Toy & Treat Drive to fill the stockings of our furry friends. Items can be dropped off at the clinic any time when open.
Saturday, December 9th 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tails of the Tundra Siberian Husky Rescue
Pet Photos with Santa
Philadelphia Expo Center 100 Station Ave Oaks, PA 19456
All set up, ready for photos with SantaSat and Sunday at Valley Forge Kennel Club in Oaks, PA. Proceeds benefit Tails of The Tundra Siberian Husky rescue. FB page.
Tails of the Tundra Siberian Husky Rescue is a nonprofit volunteer organization, formed to help Siberian Huskies and Siberian Husky Mixes that have been abused, neglected, abandoned, or surrendered by their owners. Our goals are to place these dogs in loving homes and to educate people about the characteristics of this wonderful, yet often misunderstood, breed. http://www.siberescue.com/adopt/
Saturday, December 9th 10:00 am- 4:00 pm
York SPCA Pet Photos with Santa
York County SPCA 3159 N Susquehanna Trail North York, PA 17406
Come get your pet's photo taken with Santa at the YCSPCA! $5 donation for your photo.
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, December 9th 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Nittany Greyhounds Mechanicsburg Meet & Greet
PetCo 6416 Carlisle Pike #300, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050 (717) 796-3604
The 2nd Saturday every month. We will have a table with information and greyhounds to interact with at our monthly Meet & Greet.
Nittany Greyhounds, located outside of State College in central Pennsylvania, has been re-homing retired racing greyhounds for 22 years. To date, we have found forever homes for more than 1,700 greyhounds.
We are a 501(c)(3) organization and welcome volunteers who want to get involved in our activities, whether a Nittany Greyhound adopter or not. We are 100% donation based and every penny supports greyhound adoption and awareness.
Saturday, December 9th 10:00 am- til
Days End Horse Rescue Volunteer Orientation
Days End Horse Rescue 1372 Woodbine Road Woodbine, MD 21797 (301) 854-5037
Volunteer Orientation Dates: To become a new volunteer, orientations are mandatory. They are held the second Saturday and fourth Tuesday of every month at 10 A.M. To register, email [email protected] Days End Farm Horse Rescue™, Inc., is a 501(c)3, nonprofit, volunteer-based animal welfare organization established in 1989 to ensure quality care and treatment of horses through intervention, education and outreach. https://www.defhr.org/adopt/meet-the-horses/
** NOTE: All horses available for adoption, as well as some horses in rehabilitation or evaluation, are also available for on-site fostering through our DFF sponsorship program. Click here to learn more about how to start sponsoring a DEFHR horse. **
Saturday, December 9th 10 am-2 pm
Keystone Pet Place 100 W. Main Street Mount Joy PA 17552
Get your dog washed too! At Keystone Pet Place, customer service is our number one priority! We serve Mount Joy and the surrounding areas! Our pet store has everything from pet food and wild bird seed to chicken feed and horse feed. We like to focus on USA and locally made pet food and treats! Visit keystonepetplace.com
Saturday, December 9th 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, December 9th 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 sweet 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, December 9th 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Rock Run Animal Rescue Pictures with Santa –Lemoyne
Pet Valu 1200 Market Street Carlisle, PA 17043
Together, we can make a difference in the welfare of animals in many ways. We can do our small part in our community by helping animals in need, helping people keep their animals, helping people through animals, and educating the public. A tall order? Perhaps. But a worthy one. They are worthy of our efforts. Dogs, Horses, Cats, more. http://rockrunanimalrescue.org/residents/
Saturday December 9th 11:00 am -2:00 pm
Meet the Muttz and Nail Trim event
Bark Avenue Pet Supples 2790 Shelly Rd Harleysville PA 19438 (215) 513-7387
Mostly Muttz Rescue is a 501(c)3, public charity that is an all-volunteer, foster based canine rescue striving to keep man’s best friend from dying alone in the shelter system.
At Mostly Muttz Rescue, it is our passion to save dogs with life-long special needs and acute medical needs as well as healthy, more easily adoptable dogs. We believe that every dog, regardless of health, deserves a fighting chance to live, to love and to be loved for the duration of their lives. See loving adoptables Visit http://www.mostlymuttz.org/animals/list
Saturday, December 9th 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pet Search Adoptathon
Petsmart 327 Washington Rd, Washington, PA 15301 (724) 223-1227
There is another name for compassion in southwestern Pennsylvania. We call it PET SEARCH. Perhaps you are familiar with us…
Maybe you have seen us fundraising at festivals, malls, dog and cat shows, flea markets, and crafts fairs.Maybe you have witnessed our rescue efforts from sewers, parks, dumpsters, abandoned buildings, interstates, and airport runways.Or was it you who alerted us to the abandoned pet in your neighborhood or had to heartbreakingly give up a pet of your own?If so, we were there…without cost. Saving loving animals.
Pet Search is an all-volunteer nonprofit animal rescue and placement service, dedicating itself to the rescue, care, and placement of homeless and unwanted domestic animals in southwestern PA. Founded by animal lovers in 1987 as People for Animal Welfare and renamed Pet Search in 1996, Pet Search has a history of compassion.Pet Search, since 1996, has continued this dedication and has placed more than 10,000 animals unwanted by their owners into loving, adoptive homes.
Saturday, December 9th 11:00 am-2:00 pm
Last Chance Dog Adoptions
PetSmart in Quakertown, 620 N. West End Blvd, Quakertown, PA 18951 - 215-538-2843
Last Chance Ranch visits PetSmart in Quakertown once a month with several dogs available for adoption. These animals can be seen at the event, but an appointment needs to be scheduled through our office to adopt. For more information, click here. http://www.lastchanceranch.org/lcr/events.ashx
Last Chance Ranch Animal Rescue (LCR) is a public volunteer, non-profit (501c3) organization rescuing and rehabilitating horses and domestic companion animals. Last Chance Ranch Animal Rescue is dedicated to promoting and educating the public to humane and responsible treatment of horses, ponies, donkeys, and mules (equines) and other domestic companion animals including dogs and cats. LCR provides a safe and secure refuge for abused, unwanted or neglected animals and has a new facility that can be used for temporary housing for any species in the event of a disaster.
Saturday, December 9th 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SPCA Lucerne County Photos with Santa or the Grinch
Petco 3480 Wilkes Barre Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 (570) 820-5973
Bring your furry friends in to Petco Wilkes-Barre and have their photo taken with Santa or the Grinch for only $10. Hope to see you there!!
We accept ALL stray and unwanted animals into our shelter. We turn no animal away. We do NOT charge a fee for this service, but we do ask for whatever donation a person can afford. We ask that you keep in mind that our SPCA is a local organization. We are not affiliated with any national animal welfare organization, and as such, we do not receive funding from any national society, organization, association, or rescue.
Saturday, December 9th 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pet photos with Santa benefiting the PSPCA!
Unleashed by Petco (2nd & Girard) Philadelphia, PA 19123 (215) 925-2621
The PSPCA rescues animals from cruelty and neglect, rehabilitates them medically and behaviorally, and places them with new, loving families. We bring our mission to life through the lifesaving efforts of our humane law enforcement (HLE) and litigation division, in-house shelter hospital, low-cost veterinary services, behavior and enrichment program, humane education, and placement of abandoned animals in loving forever homes.
Our staff and volunteers look forward to helping you find a wonderful new family member. This page helps you prepare with what to bring and what adoption fees to expect. If you have any questions, we’re here to help: [email protected] the beautiful adoptables https://pspca.org/adoptions/
Saturday, December 9th 1:00-4:00 pm
FurKid Rescue Pet Photos with Santa
Pet Valu 2738 Sidney St , Pittsburgh, PA 15203 (412) 315-7387
Bring your pets to the Pet Valu in the South Side works on December 9th to get their pictures taken with Santa! Feel free to get in the photo too! All proceeds benefit Furkid Rescue!
FurKid Rescue seeks to help animals go from life-threatening situations to homes where they will be given the love and care they deserve. Upon rescue, we commit to the full care and training of an animal until we are able to place them in an exceptional home. https://www.facebook.com/events/1431152306983293/
Saturday December 9th 3:00 pm -7:00 pm
27th Annual OLD TIME CHRISTMAS at Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm,
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm 347 Quiet Valley Rd Stroudsburg, PA 18360 570-992-6161
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, is a non-profit, living history museum preserving 19th century Pennsylvania German agricultural heritage. Period dressed interpreters portray descendants of Johann Depper, re-enacting daily life on the farm. http://quietvalley.org/calendar-events
Saturday & Sunday December 9, 10, 2017 Admission: Adults $10, Ages (3-12) $5
Open to the Public – 3:00pm to 7:00pm – Small groups go continuously every 15 minutes. The last tour starts at 7:00 pm.(The total time of your visit will be about an hour and a half to two hours)
More than any other holiday, Christmas celebrations center on the traditions of our families and our heritage. Begin a new tradition with your family this year with a visit to Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, where the Christmas customs of the past are brought to life. From the softly glowing lantern light of the 19th century farm to complimentary hot chocolate and cookies, Old Time Christmas is sure to become a favorite holiday pastime for many years to come.
Enjoy a “Victorian family” preparing for an 1890s holiday and the live barnyard Nativity, listen to the story of an 1820s farm life experience, sing along with the schoolhouse carolers, shiver in anticipation as the PA German folk character, the Belschnikel, comes calling in the farmhouse’s cellar kitchen, and finish your visit at a holiday gift shop abounding with hand crafted treasures for sale.
Saturday, December 9th 4:00 pm-8:00 pm
No Ear Tags or Leather Bags - FOR THE ANIMALS
-by Goats of Anarchy, Rancho Relaxo, Freedom Farm & Twist of Fate-
Appel Farm Arts & Music Center 457 Shirley Road Elmer, NJ 08318
(35 miles from Philadelphia)
Please join us for an amazing evening in celebrating the work of four animal rescue organizations - Goats of Anarchy, Rancho Relaxo, Freedom Farm and Twist of Fate! 100% of the proceeds from this entire event will go directly to the animals!
Are you ready for a delicious vegan dinner, some dancing, a silent auction, prizes, performances by Kiirstin Marilyn (vegan altpop singer/song writer) and Canyon Ride! Win an amazing handbag from MioMojo, Dolls Kill or another one of the generous companies that donated a bag - through a silent auction! There are over 50 to choose from! Snag your ticket today! There is limited space available. Appel Farm is a multifaceted nonprofit regional arts center founded by musicians and art educators Albert and Clare Rostan Appel.
Saturday, December 9th 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Days End Farm Horse Rescue
Jingle & Mingle at DEFHR's Annual Holiday Party
Turf Valley Resort 2700 Turf Valley Rd, Ellicott City, Maryland 21042
Come Jingle & Mingle with DEFHR at our Annual Holiday Party as we celebrate the great work and support volunteers and donors have given us throughout the year. Join us at Turf Valley Resort for dinner, dancing and an open bar. There will be a brief presentation celebrating this past year's achievements and recognizing this year's contributors. FUN for ALL ages! Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1704211362987652/
Holiday Chic/Semi Formal attire encouraged.
BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW!! $40, includes dinner and open bar!
Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors the first 150 tickets sold are discounted by 50%. Once we sell 150 tickets the cost per ticket will go up to $80. Be sure to buy your ticket TODAY!
GIFTS FOR THE HORSES Raffles: • Trip to Africa. 200 tickets to be sold for $100. 200 and 1 chance to WIN! • Adult and Kid friendly gift Baskets - proceeds go to our rescue/rehab fund
Silent Auction: The horses cannot physically join us, but they will be present in the form of gallery wraps of 2017 images of DEFHR horses and DEFHR farm scapes, making the perfect holiday gift for you or a loved one - proceeds go to our rescue/rehab fund.
More details on www.defhr.org 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, & have fun! Adopt! http://www.defhr.org/adopt/meet-the-horses/
Saturday, December 9th 6:00-9:00 pm.
Holiday Pet Painting Party (21+) for Animal Friends
Animal Friends 562 Camp Horne Road Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Paint your pet – or someone else's pet as a creative custom gift – with our friend Tara Zalewsky from Pittsburgh Painting. Bring a photo of your pet to class and you'll receive one-on-one instruction to help you turn it into a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. This event is for guests 21 years or older. Spots are limited, register now!
Everyone is welcome, from first-time painters to seasoned artists and crafters. This event offers a fun new way to express your creativity while supporting Animal Friends. Admission includes instruction and all supplies. Feel free to bring your own bottle and some snacks.
Sunday, December 10th 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pennsylvania SPCA Yoga & Wellness Event For Pups
Franklin & Whitman 1901 S. 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148
Join us on for a Yoga and Wellness event that is not only good for you, but also helps dogs in need! Franklin & Whitman is teaming up with Caitlin Shoemaker and Georgina Berbari and throwing an event at our HQ in Philly! Proceeds will be donated to the PA SPCA!
WHAT'S INCLUDED? -A yoga session with the amazing Georgina Berbari (@thelittleflowerpetal)
-A plant-based cooking demo by the incredible Caitlin Shoemaker (@frommybowl) featuring holiday-themed energy bites!
-A Swag Bag featuring our brand new Laurel Hill Facial Toner, our fall/winter themed Jefferson Square Botanical Steam, and products/discounts from some of your favorite brands! -A delicious post-event plant-based lunch!
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. Visit http://www.pspca.org/about/
Sunday December 10th 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
All Shepherd Rescue Santa Photos at Tecla's K-9 Academy
Tecla’s K-9 Academy 3243 Bethany Lane Ellicott City, MD 21042
Tecla’s K-9 Academy 7111 Dorsey Run Rd #106 Elkridge, MD 21075
Phone (410) 461-DOGS (3647)
All Shepherd Rescue finds adoptable, lovable and in need Shepherds for your family. All of ASR’s dogs are in foster homes learning manners and what the good life means! ASR believes in connecting the right dog to the right family. We will do our best to find your next best friend. See loving adoptables. http://www.allshepherdrescue.com/animals/browse
With your help, All Shepherd Rescue is committed to saving dogs and connecting them with their family. Your next best friend may be right here! Thank you!
Sunday, December 10th 11:00 am-3:00 pm
SANTA PAWS Event w/ FUN 101.3 & Leo's Helping Paws
Lancaster Farm and Home Center 1383 Arcadia Road Lancaster, PA 17601
Leo’s Helping Paws provides financial assistance to dog rescue groups in Pennsylvania and neighboring states, for veterinary care, with a primary focus on puppy mill dogs, in addition to abused and neglected dogs, and to educate the community about puppy mills. https://www.leoshelpingpaws.org/
Sunday, December 10th 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday Funday @ Midstate Distillery
Make Your Own Bloody Mary & Adoptable Pets
Midstate Distillery, 1817 N Cameron St, Harrisburg, PA 17103
Stop by Midstate Distillery on Cameron Street in Harrisburg for an afternoon of Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary and adoptable Pets! We hope to see you there.
The mission of the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area, Inc. is to build a better community for pets and people through compassion, protection, education, and collaboration. Adopt one of our Loving pets! http://www.humanesocietyhbg.org/adoptable-pets
Sunday, December 10th 12:00 pm- 3:00 pm
Home for the Holidays Pet Adoptions & Holiday music, refreshments, more event!
Fishtown Animal Hospital 233 E Girard Ave Philadelphia, PA 19125
The adoptable pets of City of Elderly Love and Citizens for a No-Kill Philadelphia's only holiday wish is to find a forever home! Think if could be you? Join us at Fishtown Animal Hospital for a day of holiday music, refreshments and fun! Bring your own pet for Santa photos. Stockings with goodies for only $10! http://www.phillynokill.org/
Bring YOUR pet dressed in his/her holiday best for a photo with Santa! For just $10 you will receive a stocking filled with holiday goodies and digital photo of your pet. 100% of proceeds benefit Fishtails Fighting Chance Fund, a Fishtown Animal Hospital 501(c)(3) charity!
Sun, December 10th 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wags Rescue Adoption Event ----HUGE Event!
Also, drop a can of food or supply off for Holidays!
Horsham Vet 971 Horsham Rd Horsham PA 19044
Wags Rescue & Referral is a small group of volunteers from Bucks County, Philadelphia and Montgomery County, PA that started because they wanted to help dogs affected by Hurricane Katrina by placing them in loving and safe homes. Although Hurricane Katrina prompted a group of people such as ourselves to reach out and help, there are still many other natural disasters that continue to give us a reason to keep going and rescue animals.
Wags continues to work with a shelter down south to find loving families for their dogs.
We save dogs from gassing shelters in the South and bring them to foster homes in Pennsylvania until we can find them a forever family.
During the month of December, Wags Rescue will be running a food/supply drive.
Donations of wet and/or dry dog and cat food would be greatly appreciated (PEDIGREE brand is preferred). Also, we are always in need of Paper Towels, Clorox, Puppy Pads, Cleaning Supplies, Leashes, and Collars.
Donations can be dropped off at any adoption event. Thank you for your support during this holiday season.
Sunday, December 10th 1:00 pm-2:30 pm
Wildwood Lake Nature Center
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. please call 717-221-0292
Sunday, December 10th 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.
December 10th and Ongoing Schedule appt
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 [email protected] Website http://www.cpaa.info/
December 10th and Ongoing
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/
December 10th Ongoing
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, December 10th 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 protected]
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, December 10th Ongoing
Pittsburgh Meetup Events
Rescue Me Pennsylvania
Sunday, December 10th 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 the animals and community...
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, December 10th and Ongoing
Gettysburg: An Animal-Lover's Tour of the Battlefield
Gettysburgh Park 1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, PA 17325 (717) 334-1124
The Gettysburg Battlefield is a favorite place for locals to walk their dogs. And over 150 years ago, it wasn't all that different, as soldiers kept a menagerie of pets with them on campaign.
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.
Sunday, December 10th 6:00 pm-7:00 pm local 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,
Monday, December 11th All Day!
Radiothon for the Shelter Animals
SPCA Serving Erie County 300 Harlem Road | West Seneca, NY 14224
The SPCA’s annual Radiothon is hosted by Star 102.5 and WBEN 930 AM. These stations will broadcast live from our West Seneca shelter to encourage our supporters to become Angels for the Animals. Events https://new.yourspca.org/events/
Click on swimming dolphins to hear "One Love."