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2018
November
Issue Deadline
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October 31
Publish Date
November 6
December
Issue Deadline
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November 28
Publish Date
December 4
CCN has the most extensive and complete calendar of events in the area.
Check back often for new additions and if you would like to add an event, let us know!
Every Month
  • On going dog training classes and sessions. Call for dates and times. Puppy kindergarten, family dog, show handling, private lessons and fun & fitness programs. Pets Etc Vermont, 609 Depot St., Manchester Ctr., Vermont 802-362-5447 www.petsetcvt.com
  • On-going Private and semi-private canine obedience lessons. The Grateful Dog; Training & Daycare. 802-342-7929 Manchester Center, Vermont www.gratefuldogvt.com
  • Daily horseback trail rides. Please call ahead to confirm. Pond Hill Ranch, Castleton, Vermont 802-468-2449 www.Pondhillranch.com
  • Doggie Day Care, Grooming and On-going dog obedience classes Canine Connection, Cheshire, Massachusetts 413-442-7553
  • Horseback Trail Rides. 7 days a week. Flames Stables, Wilmington, Vermont. 802-464-8329
  • Bennington County Kennel Club and West Mountain Animal Hospital's Dog Obedience Classes. For Information or to Register Call 802-447-7723 or 802-379-1094
  • Need some time off from your dog? For work, shopping or? There's a spot for your 4 legged furry friend for the day! Day Care available. MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com
  • Guided trail rides, lead line rides, riding camps, petting zoo & more. 4J Farmm, Argyle, New York 518-791-9811 www.4JFarmm.com
Plan By-The-Day

Mondays

  • Mondays thru Thursdays. Low cost Spay/Neuter Clinics. Cats Mondays-Thursdays. Dogs Thursdays. HOPE, 4255 Route 50, Wilton, New York 518-248-0355 SpayNeuter@HopeAnimalRescue.org. www.hopeanimalrescue.org
  • Livestock Auction; Calves, Goats, Sheep, Lambs, Pigs, Feeders, Bulls and Cows at 4pm along with on 1st & 3rd Mondays;† Poultry, Rabbits, Eggs, Ducks, Produce, Plants and Hay at 3pm. Chatham Market, 2249 Route 203, Chatham, New York. Manager: 315-350-1724. Auction Barn: 518-392-3321 www.empirelivestock.com

Tuesdays

  • Livestock Auction. Cambridge Valley Livestock Auction. Rt. 22, Cambridge, New York 518-677-3895. See our ad for details.
  • Alternate Tuesdays - Low Cost Feline Neuter Clinic, Wellness Clinics; Vaccinations, tests, shot, etc. with Dr. Kimberly Ellis, DVM. Microchipping and MX Paneling available. Adirondack Save A Stray. For information and appointments 518-654-6220 or 696-4896

Wednesdays

  • Low Cost Feline Neuter Clinic, Wellness Clinics; Vaccinations, tests, shot, etc. with Dr. Kimberly Ellis, DVM. Microchipping and MX Paneling available. Adirondack Save A Stray. For information and appointments 518-654-6220 or 696-4896
  • and Saturdays: Private canine obedience classes. Get one on one help from trained professionals. 11-4pm. Usually Beginners are on Tuesdays and Puppy is on Wednesdays; starting at 6:15 pm for an hour. We will hold class for 4 Weeks in their are interests. Please call to schedule. MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com
  • Wednesdays and Sundays - Trap Shooting. Open to everyone! Wed 3pm to Dusk. Sun 1-4pm. Plenty of people on hand to help beginners. Hale Mtn Fish and Game Club, Shaftsbury, Vermont.

    Please see our ad. www.hmfg.org

Thursdays

  • Bingo 6:30 pm, doors open at 5pm. 28 games including Blackout, Specials, Speed Balls, Odd/Even, Hard Card Games. Pownal American Legion Post #90, Rt. 7, Pownal, Vermont
  • Alternate Thursdays - Radio show airing at 10am on WBTN 1370 AM. "Animal Tales" brought to you by Second Chance Animal Center, Shaftsbury, Vermont and "Horsing Around". Everything about horses geared for anyone even a non-horse person! Brought to you by Kimberly Farms, Shaftsbury, Vermont.

Saturdays

  • Come shop The Bennington Farmer's Market outdoors! Where there's more then just vegetables! Local vegetables, baked goods, dairy products, meats, honey, eggs & syrup, more! Live entertainment! 10-1pm 150 Depot St, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org
  • Small livestock & farm items auction. Town & Country Auction Schuylerville, NY. Also auctions every Tues. & Fri. 518-695-6663 www.towncountryauctions.com
  • Private canine obedience session. 30 minutes. Get one on one help from trained professionals. 11-3pm. Please call to schedule. MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com

October
  • Adopt A Shelter Dog Month
  • National Pork Month
  • National Animal Safety and Protection Month
  • National Pet Wellness Month
  • National Service Dog Month
  • National Animal Safety and Protection Month
  • National Squirrel Awareness Month
  • Animal Chiropractic Awareness Month
  • Raptor Month
  • Adopt A Dog Month
  • Bat Appreciation Month
  • World Animal Month
  • National Pet Obesity Month
  • Come visit the farm and pick up some fresh all natural cheese, eggs, raw milks, beef, veal or pork. Bring the kids to enjoy petting and feeding our small farm animals! North Meadow Farm, 726 North Road, Manchester Ctr., Vermont 802-768-8233 northmeadowfarms.com.


4th - Feast of St Francis of Assisi; World Animal Day

6th - We're having a special "Apple Pie Competition" at The Bennington Farmer's Market! Where there's more then just vegetables! 10-1pm 150 Depot St, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

6th - Tailgate Sale 9-Noon.Buy, sell trade small animals and more! See our ad for details. Walker's Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

7th - Tailgate Sale. Schaghticoke Fair, Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com

7th thru 13th - National 4H Week; National Walk Your Dog Week

12th - National Pet Obesity Awareness Day and World Egg Day

13th - Annual Fall Festival. 10am.Buy, sell trade! Vendor space available. See our ad for details. Walker's Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

13th - Canine Massage and Aromatherapy with Jill. Canine Reiki with Cheryl. Call to schedule your Best Friend's appointment. MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com

13th - Harvest Festival to benefit The Dorset Equine Rescue. Corn maze, wagon rides, pumkin carving, entertainent, food, fun fr the whole family. 11-4pm. Equinox Valley Nursery, 1158 Main Street, Manchester, Vermont. www.thedorsetequinerescue.org

13th & 14th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Ramada Inn & Conference Center 542 Route 9, Fishkill, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

14th thru 20th - National Veterinary Technician Week; National Wildlife Refuge Week

16th - National Feral Cat Day

19th - An Evening with Chantal Turvey: Trick Rider, Horse Trainer, Inspirational Speaker. A fun and special evening for the whole family. 5:30pm.† $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Veterans and kids under 10 free. Food and drink concessions. Tickets: www.longshadowshorses.org
or info@longshadowshorses.org. Long Shadows Farm, 84 Dr. Brown Lane Cambridge, New York 518-928-6161

20th - Annual Ride Into Fall event! See our ad for details. Walker's Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

20th - Poker Run on Horseback! 11am to 2pm. Dream Catcher Ranch, 155 Burquist Rd, Fort Ann, New York

21st - Fall Dressage Show. Dressage Tests, Equitation, Prix Caprilli, and Costume Class. Entry Forms www.ridingfarm.com
. Riding Right Farm. 334 County Route 59, Buskirk, New York 518- 677-5148

21st - Annual Meeting and Pot Luck Lunch. New Members Always Welcome. All about goats! SVDGA Clubhouse, 5822 Route 9, Marlboro, Vermont. www.vtgoats.com
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21st - Reptile Awareness Day

21st - "Cattle Sorting" at Noon. Call to confirm date. Peaceful Paradise Farm LLC, Fort Edward, New York 518-796-3148

21st thru 27th - Wolf Awareness Week

26th - Annual Howl-O-Ween party. 4:30pm. Please see our ad. Sponsored by DDC, West Mountain Animal Hospital, Harwood Hill, Bennington, Vermont 802-445-3107 www.wmah.net


26th - National Mule Day

27th - "Soupapalooza, Where the Wild Things Are". A special soup contest featuring local restaurants and chefs. Scotch Hill Farm, home of the beloved late author Maurice Sendak, to benefit ACTT Naturally's horses and healing programs for people. 4 to 7pm. $25 ($35 at the door) to attend and have soup and fun. Live music. www.acttnaturally.org
570-578-6377

27th - First Annual Halloween Dog Parade. You and your furry friend are invited to dress up and strut your stuff. Prizes will be awarded! 11am to 1pm. Free. The Stable at The Mount, 2 Plunkett Street, Lenox, Massachusetts 413-551-5111

27th - National Black Cat Day

28th - Pit Bull Awareness Day

28th - "Howling At The Moon Bash" Holiday Inn of Saratoga, Saratoga, New York. Proceeds will benefit Adirondack Save-A-Stray. Tickets, reservations and information. 518-654-6220

29 - National Cat Day

31st - Deadline for all submissions for November Issue of CCN.

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November & December
  • Adopt a Senior Pet Month
  • National Pet Cancer Awareness Month
  • National Pet Diabetes Month
  • Manatee Awareness Month

4th - Daylight Saving Time Ends. Set your clocks back one hour.

4th - 8 and 17 mile. 19th Eastern Regional Pleasure Trail Ride. $3000 In Prizes. Breed Awards. Big Raffle! Brookfield Sportsmen's Club, North Brookfield, Massachusetts 508-867-7855 ERegTrailRide@yahoo.com

4th thru 10th - USDA's Bird Health Awareness Week; National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

6th - Next issue of Creature's Corner News. See you then!

8th thru 11th - Equine Affaire. Eastern States Exposition. West Springfield, Massachusetts

10th - BreyerFest!.Breyer horse lovers day! 10am.Buy, sell trade! Vendor space available. See our ad for details. Walker's Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

17th - 4th Annual Greenwich Lighted Tractor Parade! 6pm. Greenwich, New York

December 15th & 16th
NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Franklin Center at the Howe, 1 Scale Avenue #92, Rutland, Vermont. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

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