7th New Jersey Week for the Animals 
July 22-30, 2017               Calendar Page 1  Below
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The New Jersey Week for the Animals team is connecting and working with shelters and organizations daily across the entire state.  Your ideas and suggestions are welcome as we work together to build this exciting week designed to celebrate animals and join together on their behalf. Contact us !  We will be honored to work with you. 
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Year Round
Saluting our Military & Working K-9's
Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst 

Joint Base McGuire-Dix- Lakehurst 
Wrightstown, NJ 08562

Say thank you to our military working K-9's and handlers. Send a card or letter to show your gratitude. God Bless Our Troops.  Thank you for your service!  Attention your letters to Staff Sgt. Allison Price. (Thanks to Sgt. Heime, as well!) http://www.jointbasemdl.af.mil/
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Through the Week
Children's Book Donations to Trenton Library System

Gryphon Children's award-winning books have been donated to the library branches. Variety of books that promote adoption, responsible pet ownership and the love of animals.  http://www.thegryphonpress.com/pages/catalog.html







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  Saturday, July 22nd  (& other weekdays too)                          8:00 am til 
New Jersey Farmers Markets

Extensive list with multitude of locations. Ask to sign up for a booth for your org/group for adoption/community event at one. 
http://www.farmersmarketonline.com/fm/NewJersey.htm
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Saturday, July 22nd     7:15 am - 4 pm
Friends of Burlington County Animal Shelter
*Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic at Burlington County Library*

Burlington County Library 5 Pioneer Blvd    Westampton Township, NJ 08060

The Friends of the Burlington County Animal Shelter are partnering with People for Animals to offer low-cost spay/neuter clinics at the Burlington County Library in Westampton, NJ. See this page for other clinic dates, prices, instructions and registration information: http://www.friendsofbcas.org/resources/spayneuter
Call (609) 265-5073   https://www.facebook.com/FOBCAS/

Friends of BCAS is a separate organization from the Burlington County Animal Shelter. Burlington Animal Shelter site  http://www.co.burlington.nj.us/168/Animal-Shelter
Call (609) 265-5073
See adoptables at the shelter http://www.co.burlington.nj.us/1446/Available-for-Adoption
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                  Saturday,  July 22nd                    9:00 am-2:30 pm
Animal Rescue Force Pet Adoptions (7 days a week)

Animal Rescue Force
P.O. Box 418           See adoption centers below        East Brunswick, NJ 08816

Animal Rescue Force is a private, non-profit organization established in 1974 to find responsible homes for dogs and cats and to encourage all dog and cat owners to spay and neuter their pets. 

Animal Rescue Force has three adoption centers, one at Petco, 1029 US Hwy 1, Edison, NJ 08837, in the Home Depot Shopping Center, open Sat & Sun, 11 to 4:30, one at the Englishtown Auction, 90 Wilson Rd, Englishtown NJ 07726, open Sat & Sun, 9 to 2:30, and one at Petsmart, 300 State Rte 18, East Brunswick NJ 08816. in Midstate Mall. 

On adoptions: We continue to need your help.  If you would like to volunteer at any of our events, please contact the office at arforce3@yahoo.com, or call 732-257-7559, Monday-Friday, 9-4.  Visit our website at http://members.petfinder.com/~NJ16/default.html
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Saturday, July 22nd     9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Garage Sale  · Hosted by Hope For Animals
Just Cats  1054 Amboy Ave,   Edison, NJ   08837.

Second Summer Garage Sale is underway on July 22nd (weather permitting) in Edison. All proceeds to benefit the rescued cats of Hope for Animals. Call (732) 549-1270 We are a small group of volunteers that give a second chance to homeless and orphaned cats. We provide them with warmth, shelter, food, water, and love. We give them all the medical care they need. We keep them safe and prevent them from abuse. We work tirelessly to match each and every one of them with a loving and permanent home best suited for the animal and the pet owner. Visit   https://www.facebook.com/Hope-For-Animals-376175879133844/
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Saturday, July 22nd    9:00 am - 11:00 m
Liberty Humane Society Yoga With Cats

Asana Soul Practice    411 Jefferson St     Hoboken, NJ 07030

Won't you join our efforts to make Jersey City a better place for homeless pets? Learn more about the shelter and its residents on this website, and browse the volunteer opportunities listed. If you value what we do and really want to support us, consider making a donation. Together, we can make a difference. Phone: (201) 547-4147        Email: lhs@libertyhumane.org
  Visit  http://libertyhumane.org/calendar_of_events.php
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Saturday, July 22nd       10:00 am - 1:00 pm
One Love Animal Rescue Dog Wash Fundraiser 

South Jersey Animal Hospital 204 Medford Mt Holly Rd Medford, NJ 08055  
Phone: 609-654-0300

It's a Dog Wash Fundraiser! This dog friendly event will be held at South Jersey Animal Hospital in Medford, Admission is $20 donation. One Love Animal Rescue will be set up with baby pools, hoses, great shampoos, and lots of towels. Come on by and let them do the work and get your dog(s) clean with out the flooded bathroom floor! Your donation helps the rescue with medical expenses. Email  info@oneloveanimalrescue.com

The Mission of One Love Animal Rescue is to rescue homeless animals, nurture them through foster care, and place them in permanent loving homes. We are passionate animal advocates who value the lives of these disadvantaged animals and recognize their enormous potential to be transformed into healthy and happy family pets. See our loving adoptables!  http://oneloveanimalrescue.com/one-love-animal-rescue-gallery/#
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Saturday, July 22nd     10:00 am   All day 
Rivers Edge Horse Rescue & Sanctuary Online Auction 

 Sanctuary 104 Halsey Rd      Newton, New Jersey, NJ 07860     (973) 551-0502

See our wishlist on our website. And  see the Rescued Horses!
https://www.riversedgehorserescue.org/sponsor-a-horse/wish-list/
FB page 
https://www.facebook.com/Rivers-Edge-Horse-Rescue-Sanctuary-128460417231575/

Our online auction with Satin Angels (Shelter Animal Fundraising Auctions) starts Thursday, July 20th. Please look around your home for new or gently used items you're willing to donate...just make sure the items are easy to ship. Don't forget to check with family and friends...maybe they'll have something to donate for the horses!  https://www.facebook.com/128460417231575/photos/a.135390853205198.34204.128460417231575/1418911521519785/?type=3&theater

When the auction starts you can post a photo of your item with a brief description and a starting bid and when it's over you'll ship your item to the winning bidder...but we'll post more details later. For now....please start collecting items and set them aside so we're ready to go when the auction starts

Rivers Edge Horse Rescue is dedicated to rescuing abused, abandoned, unwanted and slaughter-bound horses and providing them with a sanctuary where they can live out the remainder of their lives with dignity and peace at a loving and caring facility.
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Saturday,  July 22nd  11:00 am- 4:00 pm
Liberty Humane Society Adoptions

Liberty Humane Society, Inc. 235 Jersey City Blvd Jersey City, NJ 07305

Adopt from our loving available pets. Also note we have a monthly lowcost welllness clinic. The shelter encourages pet guardians to bring their dogs and cats to receive low-cost vaccinations and medications. No appointments necessary. Please note that patients are see
Volunteer help is always needed on those days at the front desk. See the website link here.  http://libertyhumane.org/news_events.php
See our loving adoptables  http://libertyhumane.org/adopt.php 
  Phone: (201) 547-4147 
http://www.libertyhumane.org/adoption

Monday - Closed Tues through Fri - 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm Sat & Sun - 11:00 am to 4:00 pm 
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                              Saturday, July 22nd                11:00 am – 2:00 pm 
Orphaned Pets Adoption Day
Pet Valu    756 Bloomfield Ave   West Caldwell    West Caldwell, NJ  862-210-8078

Orphaned Pets, Inc. is a nonprofit rescue organization founded in 1990 with the sole purpose of helping unwanted domestic animals find compassionate loving homes.  We are an all–volunteer local organization.  We do not utilize a shelter. All of our animals are fostered by volunteers in their loving homes until suitable and permanent families are found.  We rely 100% on your donations to support our efforts; to provide medical care, micro-chipping, to spay or neuter and save lives.  All donations are tax  deductible.  See loving adoptables
https://www.facebook.com/orphanedpetsinc/
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               Saturday, July 22nd   ongoing                   11:00 am – 3:00 pm
People for Animals Low Cost Spay & Neuter

People for Animals      401 Hillside Ave         Hillside, NJ 07205 

PFA offers low cost spay & neuter for dogs & cats.Schedule spay & neuter separately: At People For Animals, Inc., we are extremely proud to provide the highest quality and most affordable Spay/Neuter services in the state. Our doctors are fully licensed graduates of some of the most respected veterinary medicine programs in the US.

Several of these dedicated professionals have unselfishly chosen to specialize in Spay/Neuter to help alleviate the pet overpopulation problem. To see dogs available for adoption visit www.pfaonline.org  See more about adopting at http://www.pfaonline.org/adopt/
Spay/Neuter Appointment--Call (973) 282-0890 ext. 501 to make an appointment for surgery. 
http://www.pfaonline.org/spay-neuter/
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Saturday, July 22nd                11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Eleventh Hour Rescue Adoption Event 

Petco      US Highway Route 46                   Parsippany, NJ 07054   (973) 334-1925

Eleventh Hour Rescue is a volunteer based, non profit, 501c3 organization that literally saves dogs and cats from death row. We rely on the generosity of our volunteers to provide loving foster homes for our dogs and cats pulled from death row in high-kill shelters.  We invite you to explore our website and humbly offer you the chance to let one of our exceptional animals touch your heart the same way they each touch ours.  Without you, we couldn't do what we do, and that is to simply give them a chance.  Without you, our animals don't stand a chance.     Visit 
http://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/browse?Species=Cat
http://www.ehrdogs.org/animals/browse?Species=Dog
See events http://www.ehrdogs.org/info/events
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    Saturday, July 22nd                          11:00 am -4:00 pm
'Home for Good' Dog Rescue Adoption 

Home for Good               465 Springfield Avenue           Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

Come meet our adoptable dogs! Remember to fill out an application for adoption online before you arrive in order to take a sweet new pup home that day! 

Stop by to see our adoptable dogs today.  Adopt  our office, 465 Springfield Avenue in Berkeley Heights, NJ.   Interested in adopting from our rescue?  Visit www.homeforgooddogs.org/adoption-process 
If you would like to join our team of life-saving foster parents, read more   http://homeforgooddogs.org/fostering-101/

Our offices and Shoppe are open from 10am-6pm *Home For Good Dog Rescue does not have a  shelter. All of our adoptable dogs are in local foster homes. Our center consists of offices, a grooming room and our Home for Good Shoppe. Pls call 908-598-8212 or 
908-263-7358.  Visit http://homeforgooddogs.org/
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Saturday, July 22nd       11:00 am-3:00 pm
Byram Animal Rescue Kindness Squad Adoptions

Newton PetSmart    Hampton House Rd  (Rt 206)     Newton, NJ 07860

Byram Animal Rescue Kindness Squad (BARKS) works in association with the Byram Pound located on Mansfield Drive in Byram Township, N.J. In addition to the pets that can be seen at the Byram Pound, we also have many cats in foster homes and several dogs in local kennels. All pets can be seen by appointment by contacting (973) 300-3185 or info@barksinc.comWE HAVE k i t t e n s! See our loving adoptables. http://barksinc.com/adopt.html
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                         Saturday, July 22nd                            11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Greyhound Friends of New Jersey Meet & Greet 

Phillipsburg Mall           1200 Highway 22 East                    Phillipsburg NJ 08865

Whenever possible, we try to showcase the prison dogs at this M&G and would love your assistance in helping us present them!  Contact Nancy Barnett by phone, text or email for more information: 908-310-9130 nancy_barnett@merck.com or collardelights@hotmail.com Please join GFNJ for a M&G ! Please contact Dina Kimmel for information ddkimmel95@hotmail.com 
We will need greyt volunteers and beautiful hounds today and for future monthly Meet & Greets at this store location. Please let us know if you can help.
Website is http://www.greyhoundfriendsnj.org/info/events

Greyhounds still come to GFNJ from the Hopkinton kennel, directly from the New England tracks and, in times of crisis, from Florida, Georgia, Mexico or wherever greyhounds need help. GFNJ is an independent organization but still works cooperatively with the original Greyhound Friends of Mass.
 To GFNJ, finding homes for ex-racing greyhounds is a labor of love. Today, that devotion finds homes for more than 250 greyhounds each year. The Greyhound Friends philosophy: Accept those  greyhounds in need of a safety net, regardless of gender, size, color or age. There is a home out there for every one of them; it's our job to find it.
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Saturday, July 22nd      12:00 noon - 5:00 pm
Husky House 1st Annual Dog Days of Summer Family Event

Husky House 391 Route 34 Matawan, New Jersey 07747 (732) 970-7823

Come out and meet some of our lovable, hugable, adoptables! Don’t miss out on a fantastic afternoon filled with food , games, vendors, face painting, crafts for the kids, cotton candy, candy apples & of course our husky house merchandise. all proceeds benfit our adoptables! Visit FB 
https://www.facebook.com/Husky-House-158886117561/

Husky House is committed to the rescue, shelter, care and adoption of stray, abandoned and unwanted animals in the Tri-State area. We are also dedicated to furthering the public's education concerning the issues of proper pet care and the importance of spaying and neutering all dogs and cats alike. https://www.huskyhouse.org/
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Saturday, July 22nd        12:00 noon-4:00 pm
Woodbridge Animal Shelter Special Adoption Day 

Woodbridge Shelter 195 Woodbridge Ave Sewaren, NJ 07077 Phone (732) 855-0600 ex 6

Woodbridge Animal Group is a NJ non-profit organization dedicated to providing support for the homeless animals in care of the Woodbridge Animal Shelter. The Woodbridge Township Animal Shelter & Pet Adoption Center cares for homeless and abandoned animals in Woodbridge Township and local communities. http://www.woodbridgeanimalgroup.com/
https://www.facebook.com/WoodbridgeAnimalGroup/
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Saturday, July 22nd   12:00 noon -5:00 pm 
Associated Humane Societies - Adoptions 
   Executive Offices 124 Evergreen Ave. Newark, NJ 07114 Phone: (973) 824-7080  

Meet the adoptables from Friends of the Associated Humane Society-Newark NJ. Come let's meet and adpot the the amazing dogs ! (Adoption hours are everyday 12:00-5:00pm.) If you would like to complete an application prior to visiting shelter , click here. http://www.ahscares.org/
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       Saturday, July 22nd                               12:00 noon-4:00 pm
Glouchester County Animal Shelter 
Shelter      1200 N. Delsea Dr.             Clayton, NJ  08312         856-881-2828 

Check out our Weekend Adoption Events! Here is what is going on in South Jersey!  Gloucester County Animal Shelter will  have loving adoptables. Please call 856-881-2828 
The GCAS has two off-site adoption centers at the PetSmart stores in Mantua and Washington Townships. Staffed by volunteers for GCAS, adoption hours are from 12-7pm, Monday through Thursday  and Friday  from 12pm to 4pm Saturday 12-4 pm. FB https://www.facebook.com/GloucesterCountyAnimalShelter/?ref=bookmarks
http://www.gloucestercountynj.gov/depts/a/shelter/adoption.asp
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  Saturday , July 220th 12:00 pm-3:00 pm
Animal Allies Pet Adoption Day! (Easel & AID groups will be there too) 

PetSmart Route 1 South Nassau Park Pavilion Princeton, NJ 08534 (609) 520- 9200

Animal Allies is for animals! Our non-profit advocacy organization focuses on rescue, foster home-care, and adoption of homeless dogs and cats. Our volunteers care for animals that require extended care prior to adoption: the abused, sick, injured, orphaned or nursing. We address issues that affect owned and shelter populations, such as spay/neuter, animal health and community education. It's Official: 20 Years of Ethical and Compassionate Rescue, Rehabilitation, and Adoption!

Our outreach program directly alleviates animal suffering and overpopulation, offering low-cost spay/neuter services, medical treatment, food, and other supportive services to owned pets in threatened circumstances. Our mission is to stop animal suffering. We offer our assistance when there is a need for spay/neuter, education, and supportive services. 
We also have a "Proud to Be A Pit Bull" program. Email AnimalAlly@gmail.com
 http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/aa.html
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                                          Saturday, July 22nd                                     12:00 noon-5:00 pm
 Tinton Falls Associated Humane Societies- 
Newark Friends of  Associated Humane Society

Associated Humane Societies of New Jersey  2960 Shafto Rd,         Tinton Falls, NJ 07753              (732) 922-0100

Come down to meet the amazing dogs. Adoption hours are everyday 12:00-5:00pm. If you would like to complete an application prior to visiting, click here. http://www.ahscares.org/
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Saturday,  July 22nd   12:00 pm-1:00 pm 
AWA's The Well Mannered Dog Training Class Starts

Animal Welfare Association   509 Centennial Blvd   Voorhees, New Jersey 08043

The Well Mannered Dog is a three week dog training class that introduces dog owners to canine training methods, suggests tips to make training fun and easy, and covers the importance of why good manners matter. AWA’s knowledgeable and friendly instructors believe that every interaction you have with your dog teaches him something. All training is positive and reward-based. The Well Mannered Dog classes are a great way to bond with your dog and get a leg-up on helping your dog become a very polite pooch.

Animal Welfare Association (AWA), a private, non-profit, 501(c)3 animal welfare organization, operates the oldest and largest low-cost spay/neuter clinic, adoption center and no-kill animal shelter in South Jersey. We do not receive funds from the government or national groups. We rely upon local donations to fund our live-saving programs. Contact:outreach@awanj.org
Adopt one of our sweetie pies. http://www.awanj.org/adopt-homepage#.U-wKPONdUm8
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Saturday, July 22nd     1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
New Jersey Audubon Sea Life Safari
Miss Chris Marina  Bernardsville, New Jersey 07924   Phone (908) 204-8998

An all new trip this year to see ALL of the abundant life in the salt marsh. This is an unscripted trip that will use our 40 plus years of experience in the back bays to explore not only the bird life, but also life on the mud flats, in the marsh grass and under the water. We will use a variety of nets, rakes and traps to gather marine life to examine. This will be a very hands-on experience.

 Be prepared to handle eels, crabs, shrimp, small sharks, starfish, sea urchins and anything else we may come across. We will examine our catch in touch tanks and trays and then it will be returned to the marsh. Magnifying glasses and binoculars will be provided along with plenty of hand soap. Kids of all ages should really enjoy this trip. The OSPREY departs from the Miss Chris Marina in Cape May on Wilson Drive across from the big Lobster House sign.
https://community.njaudubon.org/combined-calendar
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Saturday, July 22nd 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Animal Adoption Center Adoption Event

Charming Charlie Deptford Mall 1750 Deptford Center Rd #2000 Deptford Township, NJ 08096

Looking for something PAWSOME to do during your weekend? Why not come visit the Animal Adoption Center at Charming Charlie’s 🎀 We will have some of our adoptable cats and dogs for you to meet! 🐶🐱 If you present the flyer (shown on web site) a portion of your purchase will be donated to us!!! What a great reason to go shop til you drop!!
The first board of trustees designated the shelter as a no-kill facility, and it remains so to this day. Their decision predated the start of the modern no-kill movement in San Francisco by three years, and was rare in the field of animal welfare at the time. ​ Visit http://aacnj.org
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Sunday, July 23rd         Early a.m.-all day
   Take Your Dog to a Dog Park and/or Beach!
~~See all the great dog parks in New Jersey.See amazing list of 28 parks~~! 
http://www.doggeek.com/Dog%20Parks/New%20Jersey.shtml

Take Your Dog to a Dog-Friendly Beach!
http://www.funnewjersey.com/upload_user/Pet_Friendly_NJ/pet_friendly_beaches.htm
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Sunday, July 23rd     10:00 am - 5:00 pm
July in Asbury Park: A Vegan Pop-Up Shop at the Shore

Asbury Park Convention Hall     1300 Ocean Ave    Asbury Park, NJ  07712.

Join the New Jersey VegFest vegan pop-up shop at the shore! It will feature rows and rows of New Jersey's best vegan food, as well as beauty products, apparel, arts and crafts and more. Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the door. 60 vendors will be serving up the best vegan food in the Garden State, See them!  https://www.meetup.com/veganmontclair/events/241206723/
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                                     Sunday, July 23rd                                     10:00 am - 11:00 am 
St. Hubert's Paws for People Pet Therapy  & Adoptions

Overlook Hospital - Cardiac Unit       99 Beauvoir Ave          Summit, NJ 07902 

Contact Sue Thomas sue.thomas@atlantichealth.org or Barbara Slavin at the front desk 908-522-5780.4th floor - Head Nurse 908-522-2240. Visit is unescorted and teams go room to room to see who wants a visit; large floor with an average of 45 patients. 
Founded in 1939, St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center (St. Hubert’s Giralda, Inc.) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the humane treatment of companion animals. Its services to the community include pet adoption and animal rescue, animal assisted therapy, humane education, dog training, and pet loss support. The Center operates animal shelters in Madison and North Branch, N.J. and a Dog Training and Behavior School in Madison, N.J.   Many of our innovative programs for animals and people serve as models for other organizations across the country.
Adoptions 7 days a week-3 shelters! Visit their website  at  http://www.sthuberts.org/
Email info@sthuberts.org
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Sunday, July 23rd                              10:00 am-4:00 pm
Marine Mammal Stranding Center Visiting Day

Marine Mammal Stranding Center     3625 Atlantic Brigantine Blvd        Brigantine, NJ 08203

Come Visit Us!    http://www.marinemammalstrandingcenter.org/
http://www.marinemammalstrandingcenter.org/education.html
Ways to Help: VOLUNTEERGIFT SHOP CAFE PRESS   FIRST GIVING  WISH LIST DONATIONS MEMBERSHIPSADOPT A SEAL

The Marine Mammal Stranding Center is  dedicated to responding to marine mammals  and sea turtles in distress along all of New  Jersey’s waterways and to the rehabilitation  of these animals for release back into the wild. In situations where animals may not  be re-released, every effort is made to  secure a proper, enriching facility to  provide lifetime care. We are further  committed to the well-being of  marine mammals and to inspire  responsible stewardship of our  oceans through educational  programs and collaboration. 

The Marine Mammal Stranding Center, a private, non-profit org, started in 1978 with a handful of volunteers and a C.E.T.A. grant, was founded, and is still directed by Robert Schoelkopf.Originally based in Gardner’s Basin in the inlet section of Atlantic City, the Center is now located on the barrier island of Brigantine, which borders coastal New Jersey’s largest wildlife refuge. We are open every day from  10am to 4pm. every day til labor Day. For information on visiting with a group, email  mmsc@verizon.net or call 609-266-0538.
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Sunday, July 23rd     10:00 am - 7:00 pm 
Trenton Cats Golden Nugget Casino Bus Trip

Trenton Cats Rescue Trenton, New Jersey 08618

Join us! Bus leaves Trenton Farmer’s Market at 10 am and returns home at 7:00 pm. Lots of fun, 50/50’s, door prizes, lottery hat, enjoy a current movie, and have friendly good times. Proceeds to benefit Trenton Cats Rescue. Trenton Cats Rescue is an all-volunteer, foster-based, 501c3 rescue group in the greater Trenton, NJ area.  https://www.facebook.com/trentoncats/
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Sunday,  July 23rd      11:00 am- 1:00 pm
Greyhound Friends of NJ Adoptions 

Pineland Country Kennel, 46 Carranza Road Tabernacle NJ 08088  (609) 268-5700 

Come join GFNJ at Pineland Country Kennel for an Adoption Day! Come on out and meet the newly arrived greys as well as some of the dogs in foster care.
Come meet the new love of your life!  http://www.greyhoundfriendsnj.org/info/events

Greyhound Friends of NJ (GFNJ) is a non-profit organization dedicated to placing retired racing greyhounds into responsible, loving homes. While GFNJ is predominantly a greyhound adoption group, it will also help some non-greyhounds in need of rescue from high-risk situations by providing them monetary support and/or a safe haven.
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             Sunday, July 23rd                        11:00 am- 2:00 pm
Randolph Shelter Offsite Adoptions

Pet Valu             84 E Main St.          Mendham, NJ 07945        (973) 543-6005

Come adopt and Save a life! It’s Our  goal to responsibly save as many lives as possible. Pet adoption and placement is the key to acheiving that goal. With limited housing capacity, the only way to make room for animals in need is to place them in appropriate homes. Cats,Kittens 7 days Week.

To create as many adoption opportunities as possible, profiles of our available pets are posted on this website and can be adopted at the shelterhttp://www.petfinder.com/shelters/pound.html
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                       Sunday, July 23rd                   12:00 noon - 3:00 pm 
Trenton Animal Shelter Dog Adoption Day 
(An Adoption Group there every Sat & Sun)

Petsmart    220 Commerce Blvd       Fairless Hills, PA 19030  (215) 949-9602

If you see a dog  that you like on our website, please click on the picture to find the specific email link to the pet. This link will take you directly either to that dog or cat's foster parent or to the volunteer at the shelter. 

Fill out an adoption screening form in advance or just come see us at Petsmart. Bring landlord, vet, and personal references' phone numbers so we may approve your adoption immediately, and you can have an instant addition to the family! Or email Lisa@TheShelterAnimalProject.com 
Website  http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/NJ43.html
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​Sunday July 23rd 12:00 noon - 02:00 pm
Almost Home Meet & Greet
Dogs and Cats Rule: Maple Glen  Norristown Rd Maple Glen PA 19002
(215) 619-6794 1969 

We are a small group of volunteers whose goal is to save the lives of homeless dogs suffering in high-kill shelters. In doing so, we hope to provide an alternative to the purchase of puppy-mill and pet-store dogs, thereby reducing the demand for and ultimately the supply of such dogs. We strive to match each dog with the right family after the dog has been observed in a foster home.
See loving adoptables. http://almosthomedogrescue.rescuegroups.org/animals/browse
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Sunday July 23rd     12:00 noon - 2:00 pm
3 Hearts 4 Paws Adoption Day!

Pet Supplies Plus  3120 State Route 35     Hazlet NJ 07730

Come on over and meet some of the adoptable dogs from 3H4P! 3 Hearts 4 Paws Animal Rescue was founded with love and passion and is dedicated not only to the lives of those we save, but to the so many lives that are lost. We are a NJ non profit organization, and recognized 501(c)3 tax exempt charitable organization, We are primarily a canine rescue, pulling dogs from high kill shelters across the U.S.  http://www.3hearts4paws.com/animals/
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    Sunday, July 23rd                                12:00 noon- 4:00 pm 
For the Animals Sanctuary Visiting Days 

For the Animals Sanctuary    8 Cherokee Trail             Blairstown NJ, 07825 

For the Animals Sanctuary is located in Blairstown NJ.  We are a registered non-profit organization dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and life-long care of animals caught up in the food farming trade. At our Sanctuary, animals that would have lived a life of deprivation, pain and constant fear are able to enjoy life, nature, companionship and receive life-long veterinary care. And of course, they are showered with abundant love, attention and compassion.

Visiting hours are 12-4pm.   Please call us to confirm your visit  (908) 362-5224.   *We ask please don't bring any non-vegan food to the sanctuary i.e. , dairy, cheese, eggs, fish, or meat of any kind. Thank you. http://www.fortheanimalssanctuary.org/
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Sunday, July 23rd               All day-7 days wk.
Hope for Animals Cat Adoptions 

Petsmart               7 Route 9        Manalapan. NJ 07726    (732) 683-1119

We are a small group of volunteers that give a second chance to homeless and orphaned cats. We provide them with warmth, shelter, food, water, and love. We give them all the medical care they need. We keep them safe and prevent them from abuse. We work tirelessly to match each and every one of them with a loving and permanent home best suited for the animal and the pet owner.  https://www.facebook.com/Hope-For-Animals-376175879133844/

New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services Pet Overpopulation Control Fund 
P.O. Box 360  Trenton, NJ 08625 Phone: (609) 292-7837  Spay/neuter surgery costs $20 for each pet adopted through non-profit animal adoption services, government/municipal pounds, and animal shelters, etc. Call or visit the website for more information. 
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                                Sunday, July 23rd                       12:30  pm - 3:00 pm
Second Chance Pet Adoption League 

Animal Clinic of Morris Plains         3009 Route 10 E. Next to 5 Star   (formerly Boulder) Car Wash                         Morris Plains, NJ 07590    (862) 345-7417

We have LOTS of great dogs of many ages and sizes looking for homes. Purebred min pins, jack russell, toy fox terrier, schnauzers, chihuahuas,  and many more... plus some great young mixed breeds! We have some wonderful small seniors who have been waiting a long time to find special people to adopt them, as well as a lot of shy sweeties, rescued from puppy mills and hoarders, who love other dogs. And some bigger dogs too... Come meet your new best friend! 973-208-1054

Regular Weekly Pet Adoption Days every Sunday. We generally have at least 8-10 dogs available to be seen every Sunday, including many small dogs. Please stop by and meet your new best friend! Or call us at 973-208-1054 or email NJWoof@cs.com for more info.    Website is 
http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/secondchance.html
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  Sunday, July 23rd     1:00 am-4:00 pm 
Atlantic County Animal Shelter Adoptions

Atlantic County Animal Shelter 240 Old Turnpike Road Pleasantville, NJ 08232 (609) 485-2345

The Atlantic County Animal Shelter was developed as a regional response to the needs of local municipalities for an animal control shelter. The Animal Shelter operates with a small staff and volunteers who help handle the care and feeding of the animals. Animals may be adopted by members of the public. The shelter offers educational programs. Schools and organizations are welcome to tour the facility and meet with the staff. Donations of pet food and supplies are greatly appreciated. http://www.aclink.org/animalshelter/

Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday:
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM  Our Mission To provide care and compassion, in a healthy environment, to animals while attempting to reunite them with their owners, to educate the public on responsible ownership, and to facilitate successful pet adoptions while respecting and striving to improve the quality of life for both pets and people. Shelter open 7 days a week.  
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Sunday, July 23rd                         4:00 pm-6:00 pm
O.S.C.A.R. Fun Bowling Event

Sparta Lanes   43 Center St.    Sparta, NJ 07871    (973) 729-6135

$15 a person (includes shoes and bowling) Lanes fit 5-6 people each Bark & Bowl theme (Lasers and music) O.S.C.A.R. Bark & Bowl Flyer O.S.C.A.R. Bark & Bowl Registration
O.S.C.A.R. Bark & Bowl Sponsorship. See it all on our website. One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc. was started because its volunteers saw they could do so much more to help animals. Many times we get asked how we got into rescue work. Our rescue’s founders started off with dog walking at a local shelter, then fostering and fundraising, then took the big leap into a rescue. 

We always felt we had the drive and passion to work hard to save as many lives as we could; we just needed to start a rescue to do so. Our dogs and cats are not first come/first serve. We place pets with the home that is the best fit for them. Visit http://www.oscaranimalrescue.org/oscar-1-application.html Dogs      http://www.adoptapet.com/shelter77387-dogs.html
Cats            http://www.adoptapet.com/shelter77387-cats.html
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 Sunday, July 23rd       Dusk 
Movies on the Beach in Seaside Heights
Carteret Avenue Beach, NJ    07008
Free Movies on the beach every Sunday and Tuesday at dusk. Movies located at Carteret Avenue on the beach. Audiences will be seated on the beach. On July 23 - Storks and on July  25 - The Angry Birds Movie      July 30 - Finding Dory   Visit https://events.funnewjersey.com/en/events/5947d9aad5ef4/movies-on-the-beach
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Sunday, July 23rd                hour visits
Pet Therapy at Oakland Living Assisted Care Center

Oakland Care Center        20 Breakneck Rd         Oakland, NJ 07436

Jethro is a rescued Great dane therapy dog --rescued from a pet store by Kathy & Steve Wyder -spends time with  dozens of  patients during a two-hour visit each Sunday at Oakland Care Center, a 215-bed nursing home on a leafy hillside in Oakland. Developmentally disabled residents also welcome Jethro & owner Kathy Wyder of Oakland once a month at Spectrum for Living in Closter. 

During his nursing home visits, Jethro trots silently from room to room. He licks the faces of patients who like it and dutifully spares those who don't. If anything, his size is an asset to wheelchair-bound and bedridden patients who cannot bend down."The residents truly look forward to his visits," the center's administrator, Alyse Jasinski, Jethro was named to NJ veterinary group's hall of famehttp://www.oaklandcarecenter.com/
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​​Sunday, July 23rd Ongoing Everyday!
 Petfinder Adoptions
Looking to adopt? Check out Petfinder where you will find shelters, rescue groups and animals looking to be adopted seven days a week! The Sauls who founded Petfinder are from NJ! 
http://www.petfinder.com/
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Sunday, July 23rd & Ongoing-See website
NJ Feedlot Horse Rescue
Horse Website 
http://www.nj-feedlot-horse-rescue.com/rescues.html

Liberty Equine Rescue P.O. Box 447    Denville NJ 07834   Website: libertyequinerescue.org   
973-627-5486

Horse Rescue United   Anouk Busch  Phone: 609-481-8561   Email: anoukbusch@aol.com
Snail Mail: HORSE RESCUE UNITED, P.O. Box 464, Allentown, NJ 08501
Website: http://www.horserescueunited1.com/

If you are an equine rescue please email info@nj-feedlot-horse-rescue.com if you want your link on the website page. Thank you!
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Sunday, July 23rd Ongoing-- Call for appt or to adopt.
"Helping Hearts Equine Rescue

Helping Hearts      PO Box 342    Perrineville, NJ  08535     732-786-9015

"Helping Hearts Equine Rescue is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit animal welfare organization incorporated in the State of New Jersey.  We are dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and placement of equines in need; assisting equines in situations of neglect, abuse or threat of slaughter located in, but not necessarily limited to Monmouth, Middlesex and Ocean Counties - in our home state of New Jersey.  To educate the public regarding the standards of care required to maintain an equine as a riding partner and/or companion animal in a humane manner."  http://hher.webs.com/
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Monday, July 24th                                                                   8:00 am-5:00 pm Call
US War Dog Association

United States War Dogs Assn  1313 Mt. Holly Rd    Burlington, New Jersey 08016

The United States War Dogs Association, Inc. is a nonprofit organization of Former and Current US Military Dog Handlers and supporting members committed to promoting the long history of the Military Service Dogs, establishing permanent War Dog Memorials, and educating the public about the invaluable service of these canines to our country.

Our background in military War Dog service and our dedication to honoring the memory of the service and sacrifice of the US Military Working Dogs gives us a unique perspective that we can use to educate the public on the history of Military War Dogs.   email: ronaiello@uswardogs.org   Phone No. 609-747-9340    Cell Phone No. 609-234-4539
http://www.uswardogs.org/
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Monday, July 24th                  Call for times to pick up 
Pet Food Pantries in New Jersey 

Egg Harbor City and other locations.  Kibble Cupboard
Our goal is to help seniors, low income families, the disabled and the homeless keep their pets with them and their families intact. 
www.KibbleCupboard.org

Hillsdale, Mahwah, Elmwood Park, Ridgewood and vicinity. Companion Animal Advocates
Providing monthly pet food deliveries to the clients of the following food pantries: The Center for Food Action in Mahwah and Elmwood Park and Social Services of Ridgewood & Vicinity. Phone: 201-706-7666   www.CompanionAnimalAdvocates.org

Oakland, NJ                   Oakland Veterinary Hospital Pet Food Bank
Pet food is collected and then distributed to elderly and infirmed pet owners who are part of the Meals on Wheels program. Contact vet for further information.Phone: 201-337-7090
oaklandah.com 
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Monday, July 24th                                                         8:30 am- 5:00 pm
Associated Humane Societies Low Cost Mobile SPAY NEUTER Scooter 
Plainfield location 
We usually set up a Wellness Clinic the first time at a new location and follow it up with a Spay/Neuter Day.  At the Wellness Clinic we offer vaccines (4-1 for dogs included combos for cats) and microchips.  We realize most towns have their own rabies clinics but if someone missed it and needs a rabies vaccine, we can provide.   (To qualify for Public Assistance rates, proof must be shown.) Lovey is great! 

People who are interested in just spay and neuter  can call 973-824-7080 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. M-F   to make an appointment.  If you are interested, please call Debbie or Scott at 973-824-7080.   The cost and a rabies inoculation included. 

The Associated Humane Societies, founded in 1906, is the largest animal sheltering system in New Jersey.  We comprise three shelters located in Newark, Forked River, and Tinton Falls .  Our Forked River facility also includes Popcorn Park Zoo. Established in 1977, Popcorn Park Zoo is a sanctuary for abandoned, injured, ill, exploited, abused or elderly wildlife, exotic and farm animals, and birds.    Website http://www.ahscares.org/
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Monday , July 24th                                            9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Farm Summer Camp

Terhune Orchards    330 Cold Soil Road     Princeton,  NJ 08540 

Terhune Orchards welcomes children between the ages of 7 and 10 to enjoy a fun filled week of summer camp on the farm. Directed by Elaine Madigan, the two identical one-week sessions focus on how the farmer and nature work together to grow healthy crops. During the week campers will take advantage of our beautiful surroundings, get a closer look at our resident insects, birds, wild and domestic animals and sample crops in season.Goes through July 24th . Call early, as space is limited. Phone: 609-924-2310  http://www.terhuneorchards.com 
Also,  check out recipes on website . http://www.terhuneorchards.com/recipe_index.html
Visit the Barnyard Animals http://www.terhuneorchards.com/farm_barnyard.html
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Monday, July 24th          Ongoing
Associated Humane Societies  Share-A-Pet Program           
Forked River 

OCEAN COUNTY BRANCH  HOME OF POPCORN PARK ZOO  Humane Way at Lacey Rd 
 FORKED RIVER,  NJ 08731-0043   (609) 693-1900   

MONMOUTH COUNTY BRANCH 2960 Shafto Rd   TINTON FALLS, NJ 07753   (732) 922-0100 

UNION COUNTY BRANCH       Jefferson Blvd   UNION, NJ 07083 (908) 810-1663  

To view the pets available to sponsor, simply click on Dogs or Cats, and then a photo for full details. At $10 per month per animal, you may choose to sponsor a pet on the web at $30.00 for 3 months, $60 for 6 months, $90.00 for 9 months or $120 for the full year. 

You are also invited to come and visit your Share-A-Pet, take him for walks, bring her treats, and .... even adopt him or her! These very special animals are deserving of your love AND your support. Please help and sponsor a Share-A-Pet.  Phone 609-693-1900  http://www.ahscares.org/page3.asp?page=carecenters&style=3
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               Monday, July 24th                              Ongoing- Everyday... Save A Life!
                                      Petfinder Adoptions
Looking to adopt? Check out Petfinder where you will find NJ shelters, rescue groups and animals looking to be adopted seven days a week! Petfinder was founded by The Sauls who are from New Jersey!  ttp://www.petfinder.com/
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Monday, July 24th                             12:00 noon-4:00 pm
Montclair Township Animal Shelter Pet Adoptions
7 Days a Week
Montclair Animal Shelter   77 Willow Street     Montclair, New Jersey 07042

Montclair Township Animal Shelter is a municipally run shelter, providing animal care, control and pet adoption services for the townships of Montclair, Verona and Nutley, NJ.  Public Hours:  Monday: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.                    Tuesday: 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.    Thursday: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.   Saturday: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.   Sunday: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Visit http://www.montclairnjusa.org/index.php?option=
com_content&view=section&layout=blog&id=43&Itemid=646

Dog and Cat Licenses
Cat and dog licenses are provided by the Office of Vital Statistics in the Department of Health and Human Services:      Office of Vital Statistics,     Montclair Department of Health and Human Services     Montclair Municipal Building     205 Claremont Avenue   Third Floor
Montclair, NJ 07042              Phone number: 973-509-4973 Dog and cat license forms available for download.  http://www.montclairnjusa.org/index.php?option=com
_content&view=article&id=327&Itemid=645
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July and Ongoing
'Let Freedom Ring' For Chained Dogs
Table of State Dog Tether Laws                 Current Legislation on Tethering Dogs
https://www.animallaw.info/topic/table-state-dog-tether-laws

Find your Legislator. Contact Them With Your Concerns on Chained & Tethered Dogs. Work with fence building groups for dogs in your state. Form coalition(s). 
tp://openstates.org/find_your_legislator/

Invite your legislators and community leaders to your events and meetings. 
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 Monday, July 24th     4:00 pm-8:00 pm 
Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge Dine and Donate 

Chipotle      10 Centerton Rd.     Mt Laurel, NJ   08054

Join us from 4:00-8:00 pm at Chipotle, Mt. Laurel for a great dinner to benefit Cedar Run!  Dedicated to the preservation of New Jersey's wildlife and habitats through education, conservation and rehabilitation.

Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge sits on 171 wooded acres on the edge of the New Jersey Pinelands. The Refuge includes the Woodford Nature Center, an outdoor housing area with more than 40 native residents, and a wildlife rehabilitation hospital. The overall mission of the Refuge is to serve as a community resource on the importance of protecting and enhancing healthy ecosystems for all. Visit http://www.cedarrun.org/
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Monday, July 24th                                    5:30 pm-7:00 pm
Animals In Distress (AID) Weekday Cat Adoption Days

Mercerville Animal Hospital   720 Edinburg Rd,                Mercerville, NJ 08619   (609) 587-5863

Animals in Distress is a 501 c 3, all volunteer, non-profit organization that has serviced the Mercer County area for more than 30 years. As one of the oldest rescue groups in the area, our primary focus has been the rescue of abandoned, abused and neglected cats and kittens. Come Meet our Pets. Website is http://www.animals-in-distress.org/   

To schedule a time, please call Bette at 609-585-5442  or email at: aid4cats@gmail.com
Animals In Distress Hamilton, NJ 08620(609)            585-5442 aid4cats@gmail.com
Note: Weekdays at the Animal Hospital animals are available for adoption.  Website is http://www.animals-in-distress.org/   
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Tuesday, July 24th and ongoing 
 Police Dogs/K9's - Here’s How We can Protect Them.
 http://nj1015.com/8-police-dogs-have-been-killed-this-year-heres-how-we-can-protect-them/?trackback=tsmclip
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   Tuesday, July 25th                             8:00 am-10:00 drop off        p/u  3:00 or 6:00 pm
Animal Alliance NJ Low Cost Spay/Neuter clinic
Planned Pethood
Animal Alliance Low Cost Spay & Neuter Clinic    1432 Route 179 North     Lambertville, NJ 08530    (609) 818-1952  

Animal Alliance is a nonprofit animal welfare agency founded in 2001. We have a robust pet adoption program & operate a low cost spay/neuter clinic in Lambertville, NJ. We also run a shelter to house dogs awaiting adoption. Tuesday-Thursday.   http://www.animalalliancenj.org/spay_neuter_cms.html
When calling for an appointment, you will need to leave a voice message. Please speak clearly when leaving your phone number, and please repeat the number so that there is no delay in returning your call.  Planned Pethood ---Call for appointment.
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Tuesday, July 25th (ongoing)                         Schedule your appt. time
 Spay & Neuter Center of New Jersey

The Spay & Neuter Center of New Jersey       2094 Route 35
Holmdel, NJ 07733                   Phone: 732-796-0900

The Spay & Neuter Center of New Jersey is proud to serve the central NJ and NY Metropolitan area by providing high quality, low cost spay and neuter services.  Co-founders Dr. Adrienne Hancock-Brown and Dr. Rebecca Jane Potter have a simple goal in mind:  to alleviate the dog and cat overpopulation problem one surgery at a time.  We offer our services to anyone who needs to get their pet spayed or neutered.  We also offer additional discounts for dog and cat rescue groups and feral cats
http://spayneuternewjersey.com/
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Tuesday, July 25th                11:00 am - 5:00 pm                    
Re-Representing Disabilities...By Artists

Morris Museum            6 Normandy Heights Rd         Morristown, NJ   07960     
973-971-3700

This exhibition features artists from the Matheny Arts Access Program and Arts Unbound working as part of Art Garden CSA (Community Supported Art). Both organizations support and serve artists with disabilities, and have collaborated to bring this unique project to reality. The innovative Art Garden connects these artists with the local community, and works to further the professional art careers of the talented artists who participate. Animsl are also feautired in paintings. Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Sunday, 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM.   Visit  http://www.morrismuseum.org/
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Tuesday, July 25th                                     Schedule time convenient for you
Spay NJ
Call 1-877-SPAY-NJ1
SpayNJ is intended to educate New Jersey residents about low cost neuter and spay program. This website is maintained by People for Animals. Learn more at PFAOnline.org   SpayNJ     http://www.spaynj.org/
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Tuesday, July 25th ​    Time TBA
The Horse Park of New Jersey Summer Fun Shows 

The Horse Park of New Jersey: 626 Route 524  Allentown, NJ 08501
Phone: 609-259-0170

Summer Fun at the Horse Park July 25th and Aug 8th. Come enjoy the beautiful horse Park of NJ our shows include , Western , English, hunter , jumpers and equitation classes. We are offering dressage classes and they are ESDCTA and ECRDA approved. Our July show is TIP (Thoroughbred incentive program) approved. These shows are a great start for the young horse and or rider ! Email  emdan8892@verizon.net  Visit http://www.horseparkofnewjersey.com/event-2522156

The Horse Park of New Jersey is a 501(c )3 Not-For-Profit, Charitable, Educational organization that receives no money from the State of New Jersey. The Horse Park relies on sponsors, members, and volunteers to help keep its doors open.
Do you have skills and experience to share? Can you spare some time? Please join us--it's easy! Just fill out the simple online form below. If you would prefer to be contacted about membership by phone or email, please contact Kathy Culler at: kathyculler@intothewoodsfarm.com or 973-349-2135
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                            Tuesday, July 25th                        5:30 pm-8:30 pm
Yappy Hour ...for the Animals!

Fegley's Allentown Brew Works 
812 Hamilton St                                 Allentown, PA      (610) 433-7777

Don't leave them home. Let's all have fun at Brew Works Yappy Hour. All to benefit the animals. We'll meet you on the patio! FYI- Fegley's has the greatest staff! Get the doggies & lets pawty!  Visit  http://www.thebrewworks.com/events/   
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Tuesday, July 25th      6:00 pm-8:00 pm 
Wayne Animal Shelter Pet Adoptions 
Wayne Animal Shelter 201 Pompton Plains Crossroads (Jackson Ave Extension) Wayne, NJ 07470   973-694-0767


Some of these animals have spent way too many holidays at the Wayne Animal Shelter and they’re all dreaming of being part of a loving family. If you’ve been thinking of adopting, then why not stop by the Shelter soon. Who knows, you just may be the one to make a homeless animal’s dream come true. Don’t linger another minute…your newest family member is waiting, especially for you.  See them! http://www.waynetownship.com/animal-listings.html

For more information why not visit the Wayne Animal Shelter at 201 Pompton Plains Crossroads just off Rte. 23 at the Jackson Road Exit. Adoption Hours: Tues. & Thurs. 6 to 8PM and Sat. 12 to 4PM or by appointment call 973-694-0767.
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                    Wednesday, July 26th        9:00 am- 5:00 pm
The Raptor Trust -Visit Us!

Raptor Trust    1390 White Bridge Road, Millington, NJ 07946     (908) 647-2353

The Raptor Trust is one of the premier wild bird rehabilitation centers in the United States. Located in central New Jersey, the Trust includes a hospital with state-of-the-art medical facilities, quality exterior housing for several hundred birds, and an education building. A stalwart advocate for birds of prey for three decades, it is now recognized as a national leader in the fields of raptor conservation and avian rehabilitation.

The Raptor Trust is open to the public seven days a week. Visitors are afforded a unique opportunity to view at close range the many hawks, eagles, falcons and owls that are permanent residents at the facility. There is no charge to visit, but a modest donation of $2.00 per person is encouraged.  Pls visit http://theraptortrust.org/
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Wednesday, July 26th                                   9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Autism ...Equine Therapy in New Jersey

Showing wonderful resources in the state of New Jersey. 26 resources!
https://www.autismspeaks.org/resource-guide/by-state/116/Equine%20Therapy/NJ
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July 26th  Ongoing Program 
West Jersey K-9  Search And Rescue 

West Jersey K-9 Search & Rescue    P.O. Box 198                         Stanton, NJ 08883

We are a volunteer organization using highly trained dog/handler teams to find lost or missing people. West Jersey K-9 Search And Rescue is a 501c3, not-for-profit organization, member of NASAR and supported by it's members and public donations. Our volunteers come from all walks of life and give gladly of their time and skills to help save lives.  Visit website at http://www.westjerseyk9.org/

Our handlers, trained in search management, can assist with search strategy and planning. OUR SERVICES ARE FREE TO ANY PUBLIC AGENCY.Call West Jersey K-9 SAR immediately when someone is lost. The longer the wait, the farther the subject can travel.   Call us promptly for the victim's sake.We don't mind being turned back if the subject walks out a short time later.  24 Hour Dispatch   Hunterdon County Communications  (908) 788-1202     What You Should Do When Your Child Is First Missing  http://www.westjerseyk9.org/searches/lostchild/lostchild.html
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Wednesday, July 26th        8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Ocean City Farmer's Market

Ocean City Tabernacle    550 Wesley Avenue    Ocean City, NJ 08226

Ocean City’s popular weekly Farmers Market opens for the season 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 28. It returns every Wednesday through Sept. 6 on the grounds of the Ocean City Tabernacle on the 500 block of Asbury Avenue. Crafters in the street on Asbury. Every Wednesday, Farmer’s Market at the Tabernacle Grounds every Wednesday .
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Wednesday, July 26th             9:00 am - 3:30 pm
 Tenafly Nature Center Summer Camps 

Tenafly Nature Center    313 Hudson Ave        Tenafly,  NJ 07670

So many events & programs.  Learn all about it! Visit http://tenaflynaturecenter.org/event-1810233
Do you have what it takes to survive? Animals do! When baby robins fall out of the nest, it’s a survival strategy. Snakes with black and red and yellow stand out. Animals have many means of protecting themselves and their young. Come learn all about how animals protect themselves by means of claws, colors, and chemicals! Campers will be fascinated to learn about the numerous adaptations animals use for getting ahead in the game of life.201-568-6093   press@tenaflynaturecenter.org     Visit http://tenaflynaturecenter.org/
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Wednesday, July 26th                           8:30 am- 5:00 pm
Associated Humane Societies
Low Cost MOBILE SPAY NEUTER Scooter

Ck location on website   Website http://www.ahscares.org/

We usually set up a Wellness Clinic the first time at a new location and follow it up with a Spay/Neuter Day.  At the Wellness Clinic we offer vaccines (4-1 for dogs included combos for cats) and microchips.  We realize most towns have their own rabies clinics but if someone missed it and needs a rabies vaccine, we can provide. Call for our VERY low cost rates. 

Feral cats must be ear tipped.We have literature, our upcoming calendar and schedule of services and fees offered.(To qualify for Public Assistance rates, proof must be shown.) People who are interested in just spay and neuter do not have to come to the Wellness Clinic   They can call 973-824-7080 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. M-F to make an appt. 

The Associated Humane Societies, founded in 1906, is the largest animal sheltering system in New Jersey. We comprise three shelters located in Newark, Forked River, and Tinton. Falls   Website http://www.ahscares.org/
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Wednesday, July 26th and Ongoing
NJ Department of Health 
~Spay & Neuter Your Pet for $10.00-$20.00~

Department of Health   P. O. Box 360           Trenton, NJ 08625

Requirements     http://www.nj.gov/health/vph/index.shtml
                       Spay or Neuter your adopted dog or cat for $20.00 if you: 
•Are a New Jersey Resident
•Adopted your pet from an eligible licensed NJ shelter; municipal, county, or regional pound; NJ holding or impoundment facility that contracts with NJ municipalities; or a non-proi\fit NJ animal adoption referral agency
•licensed the dog in your municipality (licensing for cats is not required). 

Animal Spay/Neuter Program  609-826-4872

Spay or Neuter your dog or cat for $10.00 if your receive any of the following: 
•Food Stamps      •Medicaid     •General Public Assistance   •Rental Assistance   •Aid to Families with Dependent Children   •Lifeline Utility Credit     •Tenants Lifeline Assistance 
•Supplemental Security Income    •Pharmaceutical Assistance to Aged & Disabled 
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July & Ongoing Program                                   Daily Visits
Shore Memorial Hospital Pet Therapy

Shore Memorial Hospital  One East New York Avenue     Somers Point, NJ 08244

Shore Memorial’s Director of Volunteer Services Lisa DiTroia is head over the department and  worked with the staff to bring a wonderful therapy dog program to the facility.  The pet therapy program is part of the Spirit of Shore initiative at Shore Memorial, using integrative therapies and a holistic approach to providing patients excellent healthcare emotionally as well as physically. 

Cody, Robin, Daniela, Colbi, Angelique, Georgi and Blackberry are the therapy dogs who are making lives happier for patients and all they encounter at Shore Memorial Hospital.  The therapy dogs are a part of how Shore Memorial is bringing smiles and joy to patients, families (and staff!).For more info about Shore Memorial’s Pet Therapy program or to become a volunteer, call Ms. Ditroia at the Shore Memorial Volunteer Office at 609-653-3543.  Shore Memorial website is http://shorememorial.org/
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Wednesday, July 26th                      4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Liberty Humane Society Wellness Clinic

 Liberty Humane Society  235 Jersey City Blvd        Jersey City, NJ 07305 

We want to help you keep your pet healthy! Liberty Humane Society offers low-cost preventative pet health services to the public from 4pm-6pm. Pets are seen on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Sandwiched between the Turnpike, the Liberty Science Center and a sewage plant, our little facility (not much more than a converted garage) is filled to the brim with people who care about animals. Our committed staff and amazing volunteers work hard every day to offer the best possible life for the animals unfortunate enough to lose their homes - until they can move on to their forever families. Adopt one of loving pets  http://libertyhumane.org/adopt.php
Won't you join our efforts to make Jersey City a better place for homeless pets?Phone: (201) 547-4147 Email: lhs@libertyhumane.org
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Thursday, July  27th                                      10:00 am-5:00 pm
New Jersey Audubon Wayrick Wildlife Art Gallery 

Wayrick Wildlife Art Gallery  11 Hardscrabble Rd   Bernardsville, NJ 07924
An exhibition of photographs from Phil Witt, David DesRochers, Jack Moskowitz and others, at the Wayrick Wildlife Art Gallery.

David DesRochers and Phil Witt, long time instructors for Sherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary photography workshop series, have been photographing the natural world for decades. Their pictures have won awards in numerous competitions. Their enthusiasm for both nature and photography is evident in their images— ranging from local landscapes to wildlife from the Galapagos, Costa Rica and Tanzania. They, along with this year’s workshop assistants, Cathy DesRochers, Becky Witt, and Jack Moskowitz, will have a show of their nature-oriented images in the Wayrick Wildlife Art Gallery between June 2 and August 29.  Free  Contact:908-396-6386.  Pls visit  http://community.njaudubon.org/combined-calendar?cgid=1&ceid=4672&cerid=17009&cdt=7%2f21%2f2016
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Thursday, July 27th                      9:00 am-5:00 pm 
Bergen County Shelter & Vaccine Clinic Day

Bergen County Animal Shelter     100 United Lane          Teterboro, NJ 07608     Phone: 201-229-4600

 Please bring a previous  certificate (if the pet has one) and proof of address. Make sure dogs are on tight and secure leashes (no flexi-leads) and cats are in sturdy carriers!  $15 Distemper (Dogs & Cats), $15 Bordatella (DOGS ONLY), Rabies is for free.  Visit or call
   http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/1002/Animal-Shelter-Adoption-Center
See our adoptables http://awos.petfinder.com/shelters/NJ29.html

 http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/1002/Animal-Shelter-Adoption-Center
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Thursday, July 27th      4:00 pm (dinner)
VSSJ Free Lecture & Seminar Series 
Satiating Summer Soups - Refreshing, Comforting, Quick, and Easy​

Woodbury Public Library, 33 Delaware St.          Woodbury, NJ 08096
856-845-2611 | woodburylibrary.org

Subject: Satiating Summer Soups - Refreshing, Comforting, Quick, and Easy
Summary: Linda Voorhis will be making luscious and hearty soups that take moments to prepare, yet taste like they took all day. And they require no cooking whatsoever! Linda will be making the soups right on the spot during the class and then share the joy of savoring them. Samples of the soups will be Minestra di Verdura e Riso (Broccoli & Rice) and Thai Corn-Coconut Soup.
Presenter: Linda Voorhis, VLCE, CADC, CCS of Ahimsa Wellness, Organizer: Verde Valley LindaVoorhis@yahoo.com; (973) 769-5828; Blog: www.veganification.com;
This event is FREE and open to the public, so invite a friend!FREE vegetarian starter kits and soup samples! To volunteer, RSVP, or for more info: thevssj@gmail.com or 609-848-VEG1 (8341).Vegetarian Society of S. Jersey is looking to expand its membership after 30 years of building awareness and holding community events. Become involved. 
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Thursday, July 27th                               1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Read Aloud to a Therapy Dog

Sussex County Main Library    125 Morris Turnpike              Frankford, NJ 07826    (973) 948-3660 ex 3416

Boomer, one of our favorite therapy dogs, is back for the summer to visit his friends. He’ll be here Thursday afternoons through August to cool off in our Community Room and listen to your favorite stories.The program is for children ages 5-10 and is a great way to build confidence and love of reading. Boomer is a great listener and never interrupts or criticizes.   Registration begins two weeks before each session. Just call or stop by the library to sign up for a time slot: 1:30, 1:45, 2:00 or 2:15. 
Please arrive on time with a couple of books or early enough to pick out some library books.  Children ages 5-10 yrs old are invited to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to Boomer, a beautiful golden retriever therapy dog.You must register in person or by phoning the branch. This program increases reading confidence and self-esteem of the young ones.   Visit  www.sussexcountylibrary.org     Call  973 948-3660  Free. This is a terrific event. Rachel is contact at the library. 
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Friday, July 28th                                           8:30 am- 5:00 pm
Associated Humane Societies Adoptions
& Low Cost Spay & Neuter & Microchipping 
Ck locations on website 

 At the Wellness Clinic we offer vaccines (4-1 for dogs included combos for cats) and microchips.  We realize most towns have their own rabies clinics but if someone missed it and needs a rabies vaccine, we can provide.  Call for our VERY low cost rates. 

All dogs and cats that are spayed and neutered have their ears cleaned and their nails clipped. They are also tattooed.  Feral cats must be ear tipped.We have literature, our upcoming calendar and schedule of services and fees offered.  A sample flyer is available for your town or you can advertise in the best way to reach your residents.  (To qualify for Public Assistance rates, proof must be shown.)

People who are interested in just spay and neuter do not have to come to the Wellness Clinic   They can call 973-824-7080 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. M-F   to make an appointment. 
The Associated Humane Societies, founded in 1906, is the largest animal sheltering system in New Jersey.  We comprise three shelters located in Newark, Forked River, and Tinton Falls .  Website http://www.ahscares.org/
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​ Friday , July 28th    Ongoing  Call for appt. 
AFEW Low Cost Spay & Neuter Program 

AFEW   PO Box 1341 Hightstown, NJ 08520

Animal Friends for Education and Welfare (AFEW) periodically sponsors low cost spay/neuter clinics for cats and dogs utilizing the mobile spay/neuter van and veterinary staff from the Animal Welfare Association. Surgeries are available by appointment only.

Clinics are held at the Hamilton Animal Shelter in Hamilton, New Jersey. If you need to have your pet altered at a different time or if our appointments are all filled, you might consider checking with Ace of Spays spay/neuter clinic or Friends of Animals which provides low-cost certificates for veteriarians in your area. Call AFEW at Phone (609) 448-5322 Fax (609) 426-4947 and visit their website for all the wonderful services they offer. Website is afew_pets@comcast.net Spay & Neuter costs http://www.afewpets.org/spayneutcost.php
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Friday, July 28th                                          6:00 pm-10:00 pm
Nighttime Horseback Riding----- Newfoundland, NJ

Echo Lake Stables    55 Blakely Ln.               Newfoundland, NJ 07435

This is the most unique event in all of NJ! Imagine meeting with your friends at the stable at 6pm and going on a nighttime horseback ride through the woods and through streams for one and a half hours. After your ride, you will meet at a Western-style BBQ area where there will be live entertainment, fun potato sack races, games and more.

Burgers and hot dogs are supplied at the BBQ and is included in the price! At the end of the BBQ, you will be brought back to your car on an old fashioned hay ride!   Call to make sure there is room in this popular night ride. 973-697-1257
You can BYOB on this amazing fun nighttime event in NJ.Also on Saturday, July 25th. Please visit  http://www.echolakestables.com/nightrides.htm
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Friday, July 28th     7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Husky House 2017 Beer & Bingo Fundraiser

Cheesequake Fire Department.   113 Route 34     Matawan, NJ  07747

Join us for a great night of food, drinks, fun and Bingo. Friday, July 28th from 7P M - 11 PM, doors open at 6:30pm, at the Cheesequake Fire Department. 113 Route 34, Matawan, NJ. Don't miss out on the chance to win some amazing prizes. All proceeds benefit our awesome adoptables. Visit https://www.huskyhouse.org/to get your tickets today. (732) 970-7823

Husky House is dedicated to helping abandoned Siberian Huskies as well as all breeds of dogs, including mixes, have a second chance in life and a place to call home which they so richly deserve. https://www.facebook.com/Husky-House-158886117561/
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Saturday, July 29th        9:00 am- 3:00 pm 
Green Fest in Washington New Jersey

GreenFest 4 East Washington Ave     Washington, Warren County, NJ 07882

Family Fun, Local Vendors and Live Music! Washington Borough’s Green Team, in conjunction with the Washington Borough Business Improvement District (BID), announces the Washington Boro Farmers Market. With combined efforts, they hope to attract more people to their town and promote their local farmers and small businesses while revitalizing the downtown area. The farmers’ market offers certified naturally grown fruits and vegetables, fresh cut flowers, honey products, baked goods, eggs, jewelry and more.

There is weekly entertainment and arts and crafts plus occasional giveaways.2017 Green Fest and Farmers Market Kick-Off on June 3, 2017 and runs every Saturday until the end of September: Join them as they kick off the summer season with farm fresh produce, local vendors, environmentally friendly activities and demonstration, live music and fun for the whole family. For more information please reach out to them!
https://events.funnewjersey.com/en/events/58ee3b81a15ba/green-fest-and-farmers-market
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