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2018
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

November
  • Adopt A Senior Pet Month
  • Adopt A Turkey Month
  • Animal Chiropractic Awareness Month
  • Wishbones for Pets Month
  • Pet Cancer Awareness Month
  • Pet Diabetes Month
  • Manatee 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.
  • Annual Holiday Dinner. Please check Facebook and our website for more details. SVDGA Clubhouse Grounds, Rte. 9, Marlboro, Vermont. Please see our ad for more details or www.vtgoats.com 518-779-7594 or 603-756-9033

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

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

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

11th - Veterans Day in the USA and Remembrance Day in Canada. Remembering our veterans

11th - 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, Vt www.helpapet.net
. Please see our ad.

16th - "Pop-up Dogs on North" walk around downtown Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Start at the Hotel on North Street and pop into a few dog-friendly establishments. All welcome! 11 to 2pm. 413-447-7878 or 
social@berkshire humane.org

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

18th - 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 - Happy Thanksgiving from CCN


23rd thru 25th - Weekend "Black Friday" Sale! Along with great sales everything is Tax Free! Please see our ad. Whitman's Feed Store, North Bennington, Vermont 802-442-2851 www.whitmansfeed.com

27th - Turtle Adoption Day


28th - Deadline for all submission for December Issue of CCN.

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December & January
  • Month of December - Safe Pet Toys and Gift Month

December 2nd - National Mutt Day

December 4th - December Issue of CCN is Published!

December 4th - World Wildlife Conservation Day

December 8th - Lighted Tractor Christmas Parade. 5:30-7pm. Main Street, Manchester Center, Vermont

December 8th & 9th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Fishkill, New York, Ramada Inn & Conference Center, 542 Rt. 9. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

December 13th - National Day of the Horse

December 15th - Free Roaming Wild Horse and Burro Protection Act 1971

December 15th - Cat Herders Day

December 15th & 16th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. 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

December 27th - Visit the Zoo Day

January 12th and 13th - 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

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