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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

May
  • National Service Dog Eye Examination Month
  • Be Kind to Animals Month
  • National Wetlands Month
  • National Egg Month
  • Beef Producers Month
  • Chip Your Pet Month
  • National Pet Month
  • Responsible Animal Guardian Month
  • Pet Cancer Awareness 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.

5th thru 11th - Be Kind to Animals Week

6th Thru 11th - Puppy Mill Action Week; National Pet Week

7th - Group Canine Obedience Classes begin. Tuesdays 6:15pm. Hope to see you and your 4 legged furry friend for some fun! "Walk-ins welcome". MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com

11th, 18th & 25th - Come shop The Bennington Farmer's Market now outdoors! 10-1pm. Where there's more then just vegetables! Local produce, baked goods, dairy products, meats, honey, eggs & syrup, more! Live entertainment... 11th: Jing Yi Lovick. 18th: Hale Mountain Pickers. 25th Luke DeRoy. 150 Depot Street, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org.

11th - CSC Benefit Barrel Race by Judy and Val. 11am. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York. cambridgesaddleclub.org 802-823-7967

11th - National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day; International Migratory Bird Day; Endangered Species Day

11th - Canine Massage and Aromatherapy with Jill. Call to schedule your Best Friend's appointment. MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com

11th & 12th - Eastern Mountain Ranch Horse Association Show. 10am. Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Stillwater Bridge Rd., Schaghticoke, New York. info@emrha.com. www.emrha.com

11th, June 2nd, September 7th and October 27th - Show Schooling Dressage Series. With fabulous Year End Awards! Higher Ground Farm, Tate Road, Hoosick Falls, New York  518-852-5382 www.hgfhorses.com

12th - Mother's Day

12th - Open Horse Show. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York. cambridgesaddleclub.org 802-823-7967

12th - Mother's Day Dressage Show. Entries close May 8th. Riding Right Farm, 334 Co. Rt 59, Buskirk NY 518-677-5148 www.ridingfarm.com

12th - Free Clinic for dogs and cats. 4 to 6 pm. Help-a-Pet, Inc. Veterinary care for pets in need. First Baptist Church, 601 Main Street, Bennington, Vermont www.helpapet.net

18th - Master gardeners plant sale. Bennington Farmer's Market. 150 Depot Street, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org.

18th - Day Gymkhana. 9 am. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York. cambridgesaddleclub.org 802-823-7967

18th - Armed Forces Day

19th - Frog Jumping Jubilee Day

19th - Youth Horse Show/Gymkhana Buckle Series. 9am. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York. cambridgesaddleclub.org 802-823-7967

23rd - World Turtle Day

24th - Jackpot Gymkhana #1. 6:30pm. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York. cambridgesaddleclub.org 802-823-7967

25th - Tail Gate Sale. Sell & trade, small animals, poultry, local products, supplies, crafts & much more! No vendor fees! Walker's Farm Home and Tack, 5565 State Rt 4, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com. See our ad.

27th - Memorial Day

June
  • Adopt-a-Cat Month
  • Adopt a Shelter Cat Month
  • National Zoo and Aquarium Month
  • National Dairy Month
  • National Pet Preparedness Month
  • National Microchipping Month

1st - We're having an Open House! Lots of events planned, plus vendors and give-a-ways! Free food and door prizes! Please see our ad on page 13 for more information. Whitman's Feed Store, North Bennington, Vermont 802-442-2851 www.whitmansfeed.com

1st - Adoption event! Dogs and cats available. Demonstrations, food and  vendors. 10-2pm. Walker's Farm Home and Tack, 5565 State Rt 4, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com. See our ad.

2nd thru 8th - Pet Appreciation Week

4th - Next issue of Creature's Corner News! See you then.

4th - Hug Your Cat Day

8th - World Oceans Day

8th & 9th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Vermont State Fairgrounds, Rutland, Vermont. Please see our ad for coupon more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

9th - World Pet Memorial Day

15th - Curtis Lumber's Annual PetAPalooza Pet Adoption Day! See our ad in this issue to find all the details! www.clpetapalooza.com

15th & 16th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Ramada Inn & Conference Center, Fishkill, New York. Please see our ad for coupon more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

16th thru 22nd - Animal Rights Awareness Week

17th - Take Your Cat to Work Day

17th thru 21st - Take Your Pet to Work Week

19th - National Garfield the Cat Day.

21st - Take Your Dog to Work Day

22nd & 23rd - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. American Legion #1231, E. Greenbush, New York. Please see our ad for coupon more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

22nd & 23rd - Eastern Mountain Ranch Horse Association Show. 10am. Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Stillwater Bridge Rd., Schaghticoke, New York. info@emrha.com. www.emrha.com

Fridays June 28th thru August - Rodeo at 8 pm. Free Parking. Double M Rodeo, 678 St Rt 67, Malta, New York 518-885-9543 www.doublemwestern.com

29th - "Carnival for Care" Benefit event for Second Chance Animal Center held at 747 East Rd, Bennington, Vermont. Games, prizes, demonstrations, food and craft vendors, live music and more! 10am. Family fun day! 802-375-2898 www.2ndchanceanimalcenter.org

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August-October

August 3rd & 4th
Eastern Mountain Ranch Horse Association Show. 10am. Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Stillwater Bridge Rd., Schaghticoke, New York. info@emrha.com. www.emrha.com
August 3rd & 4th
NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Hiltebrant Rec. Center, Old Forge, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
August 16th
Problem Solving Equine Clinic. Hosted by Double Dan Horsemanship. More information Wilden's Run Farm, Pownal, Vermont 845-594-7769www.wildensrunfarm.com
August 24th & 25th
NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Ramada Inn & Conference Center, Fishkill, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
September 14th & 15th
NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Middlebury, Vermont, American Legion, 49 Wilson Road. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
September 28th & 29th
Eastern Mountain Ranch Horse Association Show. 10am. Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Stillwater Bridge Rd., Schaghticoke, New York. info@emrha.com. www.emrha.com
October 12th & 13th
NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Ramada Inn & Conference Center, Fishkill, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com