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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

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! Hale Mtn Fish and Game Club, Shaftsbury, Vermont. 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

Fridays

  • "Pony Pals" Age 6 & under. Introduction to horsemanship. Pony rides & fun games. 11-Noon $10. Shanderhof Farm, N. Shaftsbury, Vermont 802-379-5300
    www.shanderhof-farm.com

Saturdays

  • 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

January
  • Adopt a Rescued Bird Month
  • Train Your Dog Month
  • National Train Your Dog Month
  • Walk Your Pet Month

2nd - Happy Mew Year for Cats Day; National Pet Travel Safety Day

4th, 15th & 29th - Regular Livestock auction at 4pm. Please see our ad. Chatham Market, 2249 Route 203, Chatham, New York. Manager: 315-350-1724 Auction Barn: 518-392-3321  www.empirelivestock.com

5th - National Bird Day

8th & 22nd - Poultry, Rabbits, Small Animals, Eggs at 3pm. Livestock auction 4pm. Please see ouir ad. Chatham Market, 2249 Route 203, Chatham, New York. Manager: 315-350-1724 Auction Barn: 518-392-3321 www.empirelivestock.com

13th & 14th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Please see our ad for more information & check website. Saratoga Springs City Center, Saratoga Springs, New York 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

14th - National Dress Up Your Pet Day

14th - Free Clinic for dogs and cats. 4 to 6 pm. See our ad. Help-a-Pet, Inc. Veterinary care for pets in need. First Baptist Church, 601 Main Street, Bennington, Vermont www.helpapet.net

20th - All you can eat breakfast 7:30-9:30am. Benefits the Battenkill Grange. $7. Plain or Blueberry Pancakes, Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Biscuits & Gravy, Homefries, Orange Juice & Coffee. East Arlington Baily Hall, Anex to Federated Church, East Arlington, Vermont

22nd
- Answer Your Cat's Question Day

24th - Change a Pet's Life Day!

25th, February 1st, 8th, 15th and March 1st - Beginning Beekeeping Course. The Bennington County Beekeepers Club will again offer a free (donations welcomed) beginner course for new beekeepers. Learn about the life of honey bees, the skills and equipment needed to care for them and the many challenges they face. 6:30-9pm. Classes at the Vermont Veterans Home, Crispe Room, Bennington, Vermont. To sign up or for more information contact Jeanne Davis 802-823-7955, jdavisbwheat@comcast.net

29th - Seeing Eye Guide Dog Birthday

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

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February
  • Dog Training Education Month
  • National Cat Health Month
  • National Pet Oral Health Care Month
  • National Prevent a Litter Month
  • Pet Dental Health Month
  • Responsible Animal Guardian Month
  • Responsible Pet Owner Month
  • Spay/Neuter Awareness Month
  • Unchain a Dog Month
  • National Bird Feeding Month

1st, 8th, 15th and March 1st - Beginning Beekeeping Course. The Bennington County Beekeepers Club will again offer a free (donations welcomed) beginner course for new beekeepers. Learn about the life of honey bees, the skills and equipment needed to care for them and the many challenges they face. 6:30-9pm. Classes at the Vermont Veterans Home, Crispe Room, Bennington, Vermont. To sign up or for more information contact Jeanne Davis 802-823-7955, jdavisbwheat@comcast.net

2nd - Groundhog Day

6th - Next issue of Creature's Corner News, see you then!

10th - 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

14th - Group canine obedience classes begin. 6 week course, 1 hour sessions. For More Information or to register, call MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com

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March
1st - Beginning Beekeeping Course. The Bennington County Beekeepers Club will again offer a free (donations welcomed) beginner course for new beekeepers. Learn about the life of honey bees, the skills and equipment needed to care for them and the many challenges they face. 6:30-9pm. Classes at the Vermont Veterans Home, Crispe Room, Bennington, Vermont. To sign up or for more information contact Jeanne Davis 802-823-7955, jdavisbwheat@comcast.net