New Jersey Week for the Animals
July 14-22, 2018!
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The New Jersey Week for the Animals team is connecting, 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 NJ animals and citizens. Please let us unite  together on their behalf. Contact us!  It will be an honor to work with you. 
Saturday, July 21st (& other weekdays too)                          8:00 am til 
New Jersey Farmers Markets
Extensive list with locations. Ask to sign up for a booth for your org/group for adoption/community event at one.
Saturday, July 21st                  9:00 am- 3:00 pm
Burlington County Animal Alliance of New Jersey 
Adoption Day 

Petsmart    62 Centerton Rd   Mt Laurel, NJ 08054      (856) 802-9949

BCAA is having our adoption event this weekend (both saturday and sunday) at the Mount Laurel Petsmart from 10 am-3 pm! Feel free to stop by to learn about BCAA, look at our dogs that need forever homes, apply for dogs and puppies, learn about fostering and more! We look forward to seeing you there!
Website is
Saturday, July 21    9:00 am-til
 "OSCAR Garage Sale" (Sat. & Sun.) 

Realty Executives in Sparta 54 Woodport Rd  Sparta Township, NJ 07871

Please contact for donation drop off's. One Step Closer Animal Rescue, Inc. in Sparta, New Jersey, is a non-profit rescue organization that saves dogs and cats from desperate situations. We rescue pets from overcrowded shelters where animals are euthanized due to lack of space. O.S.C.A.R. cares for these pets and gives them the loving care they deserve.
Saturday, July 21st     10:00 am-4:00 pm 
NJ's Biggest Annual Cat Show & Expo

NJ Convention Center  97 Sunfield Ave, Edison, NJ 08837 Phone: (732) 417-1400

This is NJ's biggest Cat Show & Expo - one of the top shows in the entire USA. In addition to the cat show, there will be Feline Agility, Cats-In-Cars, Famous Caricaturist Steve Nyman, Face Painter, Loads of Shopping, Huge Tricky Tray table, 50-50 drawing each day, rescue groups, educational organizations and more!

*We would also love your support with any Cat Food Donations to send to our local shelters!*

Our goal is to help ALL cats and one way we do that is to have a large presence of local shelters and rescue groups at the Expo. Be sure to visit with them in the Expo lobby! Profits from our Expo go to support our homeless cats and other cat-related groups.
Saturday,  July 21st     10:00 am-3:00 p
Camden County Animal Shelter & Animal Adoption Center
Adoption Days at EarthWise 

Earthwise Pet Supply 245 Fries Mill Road  Turnersville, NJ 08012  856-245-7229

Come out to EarthWise Pet Adoption Weekend on July 21st and July 22nd from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm and meet some of our adoptable pets!

Camden County : Ending companion animal homelessness in Camden County through community awareness and responsible ownership. (856)401-1300

Animal Adoption Center providing temporary shelter and medical care for rescued cats and dogs for the purpose of finding them suitable and permanent new homes. (856) 435-9116
loving dogs
Loving Cats
​            Saturday, July 21st                                 10:00 am til 
Horse Welfare Orgs in New Jersey -List of Orgs
Horse Rescue United

Mylestone Equine Rescue

StandardBred Foundation
Saturday July 21st        11:00 am- 9:30 pm
3 Hearts 4 Paws Animal Rescue at the Red, White & Blue 
and Food Trucks Too!

 Laurita Winery   35 Archertown Road   New Egypt, NJ 08533

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, comprised of volunteers who give selflessly and open their hearts and their homes, as a stepping stone to the permanent home every rescue animal dreams of. We are primarily a canine rescue, pulling dogs from high kill shelters across the U.S.  See our loving adoptables.

Call Us: (732) 970-3654 Email Us:
Saturday July 21 (Sunday too!)      11:00 am- til 
 NY Dog Film Festival and The NY Cat Film Festival 
in Morristown

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

The NY Dog Film Festival™ brings dog aficionados together to share a communal experience of watching short films that celebrate the remarkable bond between people and dogs. The NY Dog Film Festival™ celebrates the love between dogs and their people, while giving a portion of every ticket to the local animal welfare group to support their animal life-saving efforts.

My Trail Dog (5:00) Dean Leslie’s lyrical look at a man who is a loner who runs the Alps for the joy of it, with his dogs, who are his closest companions; Denali (8:00) Ben Moon honors Denali, his husky-pit mix; Walkies in the Wind (1:00) charming animated film by Toby Mattison; Biscuit (5:00) The most fearlessly athletic little dog you’ll ever meet; One Man & His Dog (4:00) is Dean Saffron’s look at one Australian man’s joyous skate boarding lifestyle with his Samoyed; The Mystery of the Arctic Cairn (54:00) John Huston’s thrilling documentary that follows a team of intrepid explorers and their 4 tempestuous Inuit sled dogs as they set out into the icy wilderness of the Canadian Arctic.

Program One: 11:00 AM, 2:30PM - “Outdoor Adventure With Dogs” (77 minutes)
Program Two: 12:45PM, 4:10PM - “Who Rescued Whom?” (74 minutes) 
      Saturday, July 21st                 11:00 am- 3:00 pm
Cat and Kitten Adoption Day FURR (Feline Urban Rescue and Rehab)
Petco    1209 New Brunswick Avenue     Phillipsburg NJ 08865   (908) 454-6381

Please come and meet some of the wonderful cats and kittens we have available for adoption. We always have wonderful, friendly cats and kittens looking for new homes. 
Our adoption volunteers  can help to select the perfect match for your home. Our group will be there so Come join the feline fun. FURR
         Saturday, July 21st               11:00 am - 3:00 pm 
EASEL Animal Rescue Offsite Adoption Day

 Princeton Shopping Center 301 N Harrison St, Princeton, NJ 08540   (609) 683-1520

EASEL Animal Rescue League is an all-volunteer, community-based 501(C)(3) action group dedicated to saving the lives of homeless animals in Mercer County, NJ. Come out adn meet EASEL pets for adoption.   Every Saturday & Sunday, 11am- 3pm, Wednesday 5 pm-7 pm, 
EASEL Trailer, 4 Jake Garzio Dr, Ewing, NJ.

Our Mission- Reducing the number of unwanted dogs, cats, and horses killed in Mercer County, through the power of collaborative coalitions and community alliances.

Our Vision- To build and operate a state of the art no-kill animal care center to serve Mercer County townships. EASEL Animal Rescue League, Shelter, & Pet Adoptions
Animal shelter in Ewing Township, New Jersey   4, Jake Garzio Dr, Ewing Township, NJ 08628
Saturday, July 21st  11:00 am- 3:00 pm
The Raptor Trust -Open House 

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

Join our education staff and volunteers to learn about New Jersey’s birds of prey and the work of The Raptor Trust. Fun artifacts on display, kids games, and more. FREE!

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
Saturday, July 21st        11:00 am- 1:30pm
Rescue Ridge Adoption Day 
 Petsmart    2391 Route 66       Ocean, NJ 07712   (732) 897-1790

Come join us for our Rescue Ridge adoption event at Petsmart, 2391 Route 66, Ocean, N. J., on Saturday, July 21. We will have some of our adoptable dogs and cats there, hoping for their forever homes. Talk with us about adopting, fostering and volunteering. We really need and appreciate your help. No animal is ever refused because of breed, age, health or behavior issues. Many are boarded in local kennels and others live in temporary foster homes.
Meet our loving dogs.
Meet our Loving adoptable cats!
Saturday July 21st    11:00 am- 1:00 pm
Greyhound Friends of NJ (GFNJ) Mall Meet & Greet

Phillipsburg Mall    1200 Highway 22 East Phillipsburg NJ 08865

We are limited to 5 dogs, and we try to showcase the prison dogs and fosters. Please check before bringing your hound to this M&G!Whenever possible, we try to showcase the prison dogs at this M&G and would love your assistance in helping us present them! See loving adoptables.

LOCATION: outside of JC Penny. Contact Nancy Barnett by phone, text or email for more information: 908-310-9130 or
                                 Saturday, July 21st                       11:00 am -3:00 pm
911 Dog and Cat Rescue 
​Morristown, NJ 
Check out their loving adoptables.

911 Dog and Cat Rescue is a 100% volunteer organization that provides Fostering, Rescue and Adoptions for Dogs and Cats in need of permanent forever homes. A small dog and cat rescue based out of Morristown, NJ dedicated to the rescue, rehabilatation, and adoption of the dogs and cats of Morristown. Please visit their website and see some of their beautiful adoptables. Adopt today!
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                                                             Saturday, July 21st     11:00 am – 3:00 pm
PAWS (Pound Animal Welfare Society) Cat Adoption Day 

 Petco Verona     339 Pompton Ave      Verona, NJ 07044       (973) 571-9800

Loving Cat & Kitten adoptions. PAWS (Pound Animal Welfare Society Of Montclair, Inc.) is an animal rescue and sheltering group that has been serving Montclair and the surrounding communities for 40 years. Our organization focuses on at-risk dogs and cats throughout New Jersey. We maintain two small sheltering facilities (one for dogs and one for cats) as well as an established fostering network. Adoptable Cats
Adoptable Dogs
Saturday, July 21st  12 noon - 4 pm 
2nd Annual Dog Days of Summer Festival at Liberty Harbor

Next to Zeppellin Hall 9 Regent St.     Jersey City, NJ  07302 (973) 571-9800

This dog friendly event will be held from 12 p.m.- 4 p.m. on July 21, 2018 at (next to) Zeppelin Hall in Jersey City, NJ, US. Admission is free.

Or contact 201-639-0333 for more information. Join Bring Fido for an afternoon of dog-centric vendors, exhibitors, and service providers. Event will also feature carnival games and giveaways to keep tails wagging, and Zeppelin Hall Biergarten, Restaurant & Nightspot will keep your bellies full.

The event will be held on Regent Street next to Zeppelin Hall. Open to the public. RAIN DATE: Sunday, July 22nd 12 PM – 4 PM.
Saturday, July 21st   12:00 noon - 3:00 pm
Liberty Humane Society Pet Adoption

Pier 13 1301 Sinatra Dr N  Hoboken, NJ 07030   201-798-8065

Come to the Pier 12-3pm to raise money for Liberty Humane Society. You’ll also have the ability to adopt a pet of your own day of! Hope to see you here.

Liberty Humane Society's mission is to foster a community of compassion and respect, and provide animals in need with a chance at a lifelong, loving home.
Saturday, July 21st      12:00 noon-5:00 pm 
(12 noon - 5:30 pm Monday through Friday  12 noon - 5 pm, Saturday and Sunday)
Associated Humane Societies Adoptions 

AHS/Popcorn Park   1 Humane Way, Forked River, NJ 08731   (609) 693-1900

Newark has approximately 300 cats and dogs, kittens and puppies available for adoption daily. Tinton Falls has many, many lovable dogs and cats awaiting adoption.
The Adoptable Pets

The mission of the Associated Humane Societies, Inc., including Popcorn Park Zoo, is to consistently provide the highest quality of care to all animals, domestic and wildlife, including their rescue, housing, veterinary care, placement whenever possible,  It is also our mission to prevent cruelty to all animals, primarily in New Jersey, but also throughout the United States. 
Saturday, July 21st    12:00 noon-2:00 pm 
Bow Wow Luau Event 
Concord Pet Supplies  1080 Nixon Drive Mount   Laurel, NJ 08054   (856) 780-5552

Bring your social dogs in . Fun and games and aa few gifts. Great way to socialize and meet other pups and their humans. Great staff (Thanks Jamey!)  and lots of cool doggie treats and items for you to stock up on while you are there. Stop by! They have adoption events every 1st Saturday at this location, too. Great staff.
​Saturday, July 21st  12:00 noon-4:00 pm
Canine Crusaders Adoptions 
Terry's Pet Stop  1711 Rte 10 E, Morris Plains, NJ 07950

Canine Crusaders is happy to be back at Saturday July 21, 2018. Come and fall in love with that special puppy to complete your family! Come see us Sunday AT KATIE'S PET DEPOT!
New adoption days are happening every Sunday at our special home! You can find us at Katie's Pet Depot (416 Renaissance Blvd. Route 130, North Brunswick N.J.

          Saturday, July 21st                12:00 noon  - 4:00 pm 
Trenton Humane Law Enforcement & Animal Services Adoptions 

Trenton Shelter   72 Escher St.    Trenton, NJ 08609     (609) 989-3254

If you see a cat  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 cat's foster parent or to the cat volunteer at the shelter. 
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! See website.
Saturday, July 21st    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North Star Pet Rescue Adoptions 

PSP Oakland, 350 Ramapo Valley Rd #28 Oakland, NJ 07436

Come see some of our adoptable dogs at Pet Supplies Plus in Oakland New Jersey. In many areas of the country, especially in the South, the situation for animals is desperate: Chained outside and starving, homeless and running loose, or just simply no longer wanted and abandoned in an overburdened and underfunded facility that can’t possibly take another.  

For these animals, there is not much hope…except to look in the night sky for the North Star, their only way out. We are a group of passionate volunteers committed to saving these innocent dogs and finding them a new forever home,
​                                                  Saturday, July 21st  12:00 noon – 4:00 pm
Liberty Humane Bark 'n' Brunch 
Taphaus Hoboken    800 Jackson St    Hoboken, NJ 07030

Enjoy brunch with your best friends at Taphaus Hoboken! Taphaus Hoboken will be hosting a fundraiser to help Liberty Humane Society in their amazing efforts to save animals across Hudson County. We will be collecting donations to go towards raffles during our brunch as well as donating 10% of our day's revenue to help this amazing cause.  (201) 547-4147
Adoptable Dogs
                                                  Adoptable Cats
Saturday, July 21st    12:00 noon- 3:00 pm
2nd Annual Dog Days of Summer DOG FEST
Liberty  Harbor      07302    Regent St.    Jersey City, NJ  07302

 Liberty Harbor is going to the dogs Saturday, July 21st for an afternoon of dog-centric vendors, exhibitors, and service providers.
Come and celebrate all things dog related! Carnival games and giveaways will keep their tails wagging, and Zeppelin Hall Biergarten, Restaurant & Nightspot will keep your bellies full.

Mark your calendars and keep checking back as we update this event with plenty of things to see and do!The event will be held on Regent Street next to Zeppelin Hall.

K9dergarten, Like Home Pet Care, Shirley Sews, See Spot Rescued, Hudson Barks, Farmina, Petsmart, Yum Yum Puppy, Double Dutch Pet Products, Beast Labs NYC, Hound About Town, Ben and Jerry's, Behavior Plus & Woof and Whiskers Natural Pet Products.

See Spot Rescued will be there with dogs who need forever homes and want to meet you. After the festival, head over to Liberty State Park and take a stroll with your pooch in our beautiful state park!
Enter our raffles to win (all raffle proceeds will go to See Spot Rescued):
Saturday, July 21st     12:00 noon-3:00  pm! 
Pet Rescue of Mercer Adoption Day

Petsmart  170 Marketplace Blvd, Hamilton, NJ 08691 (609) 585-4418

Pet Rescue of Mercer (PRM) is an all-volunteer, nonprofit animal rescue group based in Mercer County, NJ. PRM rescues neglected, abused, and abandoned animals from local shelters by finding quality homes for them.
64 dogs and cats are euthanized EVERYDAY in municipal shelters in New Jersey.*(Based on 23,490 dogs and cats euthanized in 2013. Source: NJ Dept. of Health and Sr. Services. 2013 Animal Intake and Disposition.) Since 1997, Pet Rescue of Mercer has been working to change that in a variety of ways. Become Involved.  See our loving adoptables.
Saturday, July 21st   12:00 noon-4:00 pm
 LifeLine Animal Rescue Cat Adoption Day 
PetSmart    1515 US Highway 22        Watchung, NJ 07069      (908) 769-1250

We know you've always wanted a cat or kittens. And now's the time friends! We are here to help you get ready for your new family member/s, as soon as you're ready to take that plunge. Being with cats, after all, can make you forget the whole world. See our loving adoptables
Saturday, July 21st     1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
New Jersey Greyhound Adoption Program Meet n Greet

Pet Valu - Flemington      276 Route 202/31      Flemington, NJ 08822

The New Jersey Greyhound Adoption Program (NJGAP) is a volunteer agency that rescues retired greyhounds. Our mission is to educate the public on the plight of racing greyhounds and to rescue ex-racing greyhounds and place them in to loving homes
Saturday, July 21st       9:00 pm – 12:00 midnight 
Join Barrington TNR for Caturday Night Out at 
The Vault 
The Vault Bar And Restaurant 810 E. Clements Bridge Rd Runnemede, NJ 08078

FEATURING Live Music with Surrender Dorothy Beer, Wine, and Well Drinks Delicious Food
Ticket are $35 in advance or $40 at the door.Help feed local ferals, support compassionate population control, and save the lives of local cats! 

HELP SAVE FERAL CATS By volunteering with Barrington TNR you will contribute to the care and quality of life for local feral cats. We have many opportunities available that vary from working on feral colonies to helping at fundraising events. There are also opportunities for all volunteers to work on big projects like building feral housing and group cleaning of the colonies.
Sunday, July 22nd        9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Steele Horses Charity Ride for GAIT Therapeutic Riding Ctr

GAIT Therapeutic Riding Center Address314 Foster Hill Road   Milford, NJ  18337

Circle of Steele is hosting a bike run, vendor event and food to raise money for GAIT Therapeutic Riding Center right here in Milford PA.

So let's get started and show them our support. Kickstands up @ 11 am    $15.00 per passenger If interested in being a vendor please contact Donna asap to save your spot.  Contact Phone(973) 570-0898 - Donna
Sunday, July 22nd    9:00 am-9:30  am
Family Photo Scavenger Hunt
The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, 353 Hanover Ave, Morris Township, NJ  07960
P: 973.326.7600

Grab a camera or phone, and stop by the Haggerty Education Center for this month’s hunt entitled, ‘Enchanted Woodland.’ Take a photo of every item, and get a prize. Theme and prizes change monthly.  Ck ou the dog park and other fun things to do!
                                               Sunday, July 22nd       All day
Bring Your Dog... 50+ Dog-Friendly Places in NJ!
There’s no need to leave your dog home while you’re out exploring all the fun things to do in New Jersey! No matter where you live, there are lots of fun places to visit and things to do with your dog in New Jersey. Whether you’re looking for a fun off-leash dog park in New Jersey, dog-friendly NJ beaches, awesome NJ hiking trails to explore with your dog, or even dog-friendly restaurants in New Jersey, there are tons of places to bring your dog in New Jersey
Sunday, July 22nd                9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cinnamon Snail Sundays

Check for different locations around the area. Highly recommended!

The Snail is back in Red Bank!!  The best vegan food truck that  makes its regular  stop every week.  They park in the farmers' market in the parking lot of The Galleria. PLs check for any change of location at links below.  Vegan Organic. *Please note that this is not a regular meetup per se. Go when you can & enjoy! If attendees want to meet up in line, go for it.*
Sunday July 22nd           10:00 am -11:00 pm
Greyhound Friends of NJ Stroll Veterans Park 

Veterans Park, Hamilton, NJ 2206 Kuser Road Trenton NJ 08690

All dog owners and their dog companions are welcome to meet at Veterans Park for a dog walk. We will meet in the dog park parking lot just past the tennis courts at 10am on Sundays. 

We will be pushing our Sunday hound walk at Veterans Park back to 10 am due to the summer heat. The time change goes in effect this Sunday, July 2nd. As many of you know, the walks will be shorter and most likely include a dip in the creek. Bring plenty of water for you and your hound(s). Wear footwear you don't mind getting wet or bring an extra leash to give your hounds room to cool down in the water. For more info, please contact Candice at: or Leah at:
Sunday, July 22nd                            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!       Main Website            
Ways to Help:
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. Phone  (609) 266-0538

We will be open every day from  10am to 4pm. every day til labor Day. For information on visiting with a group, email or call 609-266-0538.
Sunday, July 22nd                       10:30 am   til
 Lakota Wolf Preserve Wolf Watches
 Lakota Wolf Preserve      89 Mt Pleasant Road        Columbia, NJ 07832

Wolf Watches begin at 10:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Registration begins 1/2 hour before tour start times. Each Wolf Watch tour is 60-75 -minutes long. Tours cost $15 for adults and $7 for kids up to 11 years. Please know in the state of New Jersey it is against the law for the public to have contact with a pure breed wolf. There is no contact, petting or feeding of the wolves here at Lakota Wolf

Wolf Watch tours are led by owner Jim Stein and Becky Mace, who have raised and care for all the animals at the preserve. During their presentations you will learn about the social structure of wolf packs, their eating habits, their interaction with man, and many other interesting facts. We will try to educate you about the true behavior of the wolf and will be glad to answer any questions you may have. While in the observation area you will be able to watch the wolves play, interact with each other and maybe even hear them howl! Truly an experience of a lifetime. You will also get to see and learn about our fox and bobcats that live at the preserve. Yes you can take photos on the wolf watch tour.   Phone (908) 496-9244
Sunday, July 22nd                                     11:00 am -3:00 pm 
FOWA Adoption Day

Mike’s Feed Farm     90 Hamburg Turnpike       Riverdale, NJ     973-839-7747

FOWA Rescue is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) (nonprofit) serving mainly the North Jersey area. We are dedicated to the welfare, sheltering and placement of homeless animals. We are committed to educating the public about the humane treatment of animals, preventing animal cruelty, stopping the overpopulation epidemic and promoting animal welfare.  Interested adopters that can’t make it out to an event, can contact   visit FOWA
Sunday, July 22nd   12:00 noon - 2:00 pm
Pack Walk II - South Mountain Reservation
 Hosted by Friends of  Associated Humane Society-Newark NJ

South Mountain Reservation    10 Bear Lane    Maplewood, NJ  07079

Meet your next best friend!We meet at dog park: GPS- 10 Bear Lane Maplewood, NJ (Dog Park)  For information about adoption requirements, status of adoption applications, adoption fees, etc. please contact the shelter directly - at and send a message via the web OR via their Facebook page: OR via email at 
OR email or at 973-824-7080 - Ext 101 and 118, respectively.
Sunday, July 22nd        12-3pm
JerseyCats Adoption Day

Hoboken Pet Supply 524 Washington Street Hoboken, NJ 07030   (201) 459-0500

JerseyCats was incorporated in 2010 as a non-profit 501(c)(3) volunteer-run, foster based rescue dedicated to improving the lives of homeless cats and kittens through rescue and adoption.

JerseyCats has simple and clear objectives to help cats:
Homing – finding homes for cats in need by facilitating foster care and adoption
Reducing overpopulation – supporting and encouraging the spay/neuter of cats
Outreach – improving people’s understanding of cats and their care through community education
                   Sunday, July 22nd                              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 for a donation of $10/adult $5/child (5-15 yrs).  100% of all donations goes towards feeding and caring for the Animals at the sanctuary.   * Please no companion animals (cats, dogs, etc.)  on the sanctuary grounds.    *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.
Sunday, July 22nd     12:00 noon-2:00 pm 
EASEL Adoptions 

Rosedale Mills   Route 31  101 NJ-31,   Pennington, NJ 08534   (609) 737-2008

Eleventh Hour Rescue is a volunteer based, non profit, 501c3 organization that literally saves dogs and cats from death row. Pls visit

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.
Sunday, July 22nd                    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Washington Cross State Park Family Nature Walk 

Nature Center Washington Crossing State Park       Pennington Road    Titusville, NJ 08560

 Join us for an informal naturalist-guided trail walk. Park vehicle entrance fee; $5.00 per car
Attendance is limited and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. An adult must accompany all children. In the event of inclement weather, some programs might be canceled. It is always advisable to call ahead before coming out.  Phone: (609) 737-0609.
July 2018
  Happy Birthday
Congratulations to founders Betsy & Jared Saul!

       Thank you for helping save millions of precious lives.
Sunday, July 22nd and Ongoing 
 Peaceful Mountain Horse Rescue Foster Caregivers Needed

Peaceful Mountain Horse Rescue     350 Hackett Road     Hampton , NJ 08827 

Due to the economy, there continues to be an overwhelming amount of horses and ponies in need of rescuing.  We are looking for Foster Caregivers who will open their hearts to a horse or pony in need until permanent, forever homes can be found.  If you own a farm and wish to help, please  phone: 908-537-1224  or visit website

Peaceful Mountain Horse Rescue, Inc., a New Jersey 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation dedicated in rescuing horses/ponies that have been abused, neglected, abandoned, or are unwanted and providing them with the care that they need and the love and attention that many have never known.  Although Peaceful Mountain is located in New Jersey, we take in horses and ponies from all over the country.  Some of our horses have come from Pennsylvania, New York, and as far away as North Dakota. Expenses incurred by a Foster Caregiver are tax-deductible.  
Sunday, July 22nd      7:30 pm- til 
Nature & Wildlife Show Cape May  
Free nature show for children with Steve Serwatka

Cape May Convention Hall     714 Beach Avenue       Cape May, NJ 08204

Steve Serwatka is a self supporting animal rehabilitator for the state of New Jersey. Free Family Fun at Convention Hall  at Cape May Convention Hall.Free fun for the whole family, no need to call ahead! Steve Serwatka New Jersey Nature. Mission To help save and rehabilitate wildlife and further the education on animal care. (609) 861-2886
 Sunday, July22nd                                         Call for appt to meet/adopt the bunnies!
Safe Haven Rabbit Rescue

Safe Haven Rabbit Rescue, PO Box 5057 Clinton, NJ 08809           908-238-0814

Since 2003 Safe Haven Rabbit Rescue has provided a home-like atmosphere for abandoned, abused, and neglected domestic rabbits. Our mission is: To rescue abandoned, stray or abused rabbits, and find permanent indoor homes for them with caring owners. To educate the public about the unique qualities of rabbits, and to educate rabbit owners and humane societies as to the care and maintenance of rabbits. To promote and raise awareness of rabbits as indoor companion pets.
Safe Haven does not have a public shelter facility. We do not house our rabbits. Call or email us to meet/adopt a bunny. Visit
Sunday, July 22nd                 Ongoing 
Animal Protection League of New Jersey
Legislation in New Jersey

APLNJ               PO Box 174                  Englishtown, NJ 07726  Phone: 732-446-6808

Animal Protection League of NJ is dedicated to eliminating animal suffering and exploitation by promoting respect for animals.To reach this goal, we: 
1.Educate to increase public awareness of the institutionalized and legalized abuse of animals
2.Encourage activism in our own communities to end the cruelty
3.Promote lifestyle changes to reduce and eliminate the suffering 
Visit our website for all you need to know about the Legislative process in New Jersey.     Phone: 732-446-6808
 Sunday, July 22nd  Ongoing 
Arabian Rescue Mission

Arabian Rescue Mission       42 Glen Road,  Colesville, NJ 07461

The Arabian Rescue Mission, NJ is conveniently located 3 miles off Rt.23 N in the rolling hills and bucolic farmland of Sussex, NJ. We are also just 3 miles off Rts. 84, 6 and 209, so convenient to PA and NY.

We are a non-profit 501(c)3a organization that  was founded by Terry Figueroa, with its primary mission being to rescue Arabian horses in need. In addition to Arabians, ARM has helped many other breeds as well.  Our goal is to rescue, rehabilitate and find loving, permanent homes for them.

Our secondary mission is educating people in the responsibility, commitment and knowledge which can provide them with the tools necessary to offer nurturing, healthy environments for their horses. We are of the belief that every horse deserves a caring, responsible, educated owner; and every person deserves the chance at owning one of God's most dignified and gracious creatures.

We are always happy to hear from you. Whether to inquire about horse availability, volunteering or how you can help, please feel free to contact us. Thank you! (Terry is wonderful. Pls see how you can  help this truly wonderful organization. They help horses all around the country.) Website
July and Ongoing
             Lawyers in Defense of Animals 

Lawyers in Defense of Animals, Inc (LIDA)   98 Washington Street                   Morristown, NJ 07960

Animals are routinely deprived of their homes, their liberty and even their lives. Yet, they are not guaranteed a lawyer to speak on their behalf. Since 1989 Lawyers In Defense Of Animals, Inc. ("LIDA") has provided that voice in New Jersey.  Website

LIDA is committed to representing the interest of the proverbial "underdog" whether he or she takes the form of wildlife, farm animal or companion animal. Through its cooperating attorneys who work on a reduced fee or pro bono basis, LIDA works within the legal system and educates others to work within the legal system to send society the message that animals are not property but are sentient beings with inherent rights. If you wish to get in touch with LIDA please  contact us using the following information. Linda Niedweske: 973-401-0064   Isabelle Strauss: 732-255-4696   For general information: For information regarding animal adoption: 
July 22nd and Ongoing
Animal Jobs in New Jersey
Sunday, July 22nd and Ongoing 
New Beginnings Thoroughbreds Retraining & Adoption
Howell, NJ  07731        Phone (732) 216-1364

New Beginnings retrains and secures well-qualified and loving adoptive homes for off the track Thoroughbreds. New Beginnings Thoroughbreds helps to transition retiring racehorses into second careers as show, pleasure or family horses. A brief period of professional retraining can make a difference in a horses' success and longevity in a second career, and adoptive owners have the benefit of finding the right match for their goals. Thoroughbreds that come through the program also have a safety net, keeping horses out of potentially dangerous situations and out of the hands of savvy auction dealers.

New Beginnings Thoroughbreds is a 501c3 non-profit organization. Every purchase from our store helps New Beginnings retrain and re-home these beautiful horses.    
Sunday, July 22nd and Ongoing   Call for appt. /See Wish List 
A Helping Wing (Parrot Rescue )

A Helping Wing    P.O. Box 259      Blairstown, NJ  Call (845) 475-8249

A Helping Wing is dedicated to finding loving, adoptive homes for unwanted parrots. Our goal is to educate families in the care and responsibilities of proper care of birds. We accept unwanted parrots and adopt them to qualified individuals who can provide them safe and loving homes.
-Ongoing Schedule appt. 
Save The Animals Foundation (STAF)Cat Spay & Neuter Clinic 

Brooklawn Community Center 101 2nd Street Brooklawn, NJ 08030

• Licensed veterinarian on mobile clinic • Rabies & distemper vaccinations included
• Ferals & pet cats welcome • By appointment only • Subsidized by donations & grants

Sponsored by: Save The Animals Foundation & PET SAVERS. For an appointment or more info, call: 856-218-8437. Visit website

Save The Animals Foundation, Inc. P.O. Box 5689 Deptford, NJ 08096 856-218-7006 Clinic Appointments: 856-218-8437 In addition to STAF's Spay Day Clinics, STAF works with a number of veterinarians in the South Jersey area who cooperate with our low-cost spay/neuter program and accept our certificates as payment for the surgery. You can see the details and complete list of
participating veterinarians on our web page -

   July & Ongoing
NJ Rescue Service Dogs 
Egg Harbor Twp, NJ 08234

N.J. Rescue & Service Dogs is a organization based in Atlantic county. We are still a growing program and do not have a facility yet. We are currently making calls , setting up events , working on social network and trying to get sponsors to help the org grow to its capacity to help all intended.  

We are looking to train & place dogs in homes and with those who have special needs. We are located in Atlantic County, NJ. N. J. Rescue & Service Dogs is a non-profit organization that will assist individuals with finding and/or training service dogs to meet specific needs or to assist other dogs with standard training and obedience training.

Pls follow them on facebook at 
   Sunday, July 22nd                                                                                        7:00 pm-8:00 pm                  A Prayer for the Animals
~An official New Jersey Week for the Animals event~

Join others who would like to observe a moment of prayer for the precious animals. We are requesting prayers or meditation. This is a multi-faith observance. You can also light a candle. 

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 ideas & inspiration, visit


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