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2020
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January 29
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February 26
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July 1
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July 29
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August 26
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September 30
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October 28
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November 25
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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
  • West Mountain Animal Hospital’s Dog Obedience Classes. 1726 Harwood Hill, Bennington, Vermont For more information or to register 802-447-7723 or 802-379-1094 www.wmah.net
  • Guided trail rides, lead line rides, riding camps, petting zoo & more. 4J Farmm, Argyle, New York 518-791-9811 ?www.4JFarmm.com
  • 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.
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
  • 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

Sundays

  • Dorset Summer Farmers Market. 10 to 2pm. HN Williams General Store, 2732 Vt. Route 30, Dorset, Vermont

January
  • Adopt a Rescued Bird Month
  • Train Your Dog Month
  • National Bird Feeding Month
  • National Train Your Dog Month
  • Walk Your Pet Month
  • Unchain a Dog Month
  • Come visit the farm for fresh all natural cheese, eggs, raw milks, beef. Bring the kids to enjoy petting and feeding our small farm animals! Wilcox’s Ice Cream served. Please see our ad. North Meadow Farm, 726 North Road, Manchester Ctr., Vermont 802-768-8233 northmeadowfarms.com.

4th - Dog and cat adoption event. 11am at Petco in Bennington, Vermont. Pets from 2nd Chance Animal Center, Arlington, Vermont

11th and 12th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Ramada Inn & Conference Center 542 Route 9, Fishkill, New York. Please check our
website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.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

14th - National Dress Up Your Pet Day

18th - Come shop indoors at The Bennington Winter Farmer’s Market! 1st & 3rd Saturdays 10-1pm. Where there’s more then just vegetables! Local produce, baked goods, dairy products, meats, honey, eggs & syrup, more! Live entertainment; Jan 18th; Luke DeRoy. First Baptist Church, 601 Main St., Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

18th - Cookbook Exchange. Tired of leafing through the same old cookbooks? Swap out your cookbooks for different ones! 10 to 1pm. Bennington Winter Farmers' Market, First Baptist Church, 601 Main St., Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

18th and 19th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Polish Community Center, 225 Washington Ave. Ext. Albany, New York.  Please check our website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

22nd - Answer Your Cat’s Question Day

23rd - World Spay Day

24th - Change a Pet's Life Day!

29th - Seeing Eye Guide Dog Birthday

29th - Deadline for all CCN submissions for February Issue.

February Onward
  • 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

1st - Seminar. Horse Health With Dr. McDermott & AQHA Tejons Colonel Peppy. 10 - Noon. Free Admission. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

1st and 15th - Come shop indoors at The Bennington Winter Farmer’s Market! 1st & 3rd Saturdays 10-1pm. Where there’s more then just vegetables! Local produce, baked goods, dairy products, meats, honey, eggs & syrup, more! Live entertainment. First Baptist Church, 601 Main St., Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

2nd - Groundhog Day

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

7th thru 14th - Have a Heart for Chained Dogs Week

11th and 12th - Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Madison Square Gardens, New York City, New York

14th - Pet Theft Awareness Day

20th - Love Your Pet Day

22nd - National Walk Your Dog Day

23rd - International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

25th - Spay Day USA / World Spay Day

29th - Sheep & Goat Seminar! 10 - Noon. Free Admission. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

March

7th and 8th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Franklin Center at the Howe 1 Scale Ave, Rutland, Vermont. Please check our website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

10th - 28th Annual Pancake Breakfast! 8:30 am. Come join us for delicious pancakes and good fun. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

14th - Equine Nutrition Seminar! Is Your Horse Looking & Working Its Best? Find answers to your feeding questions. 10am. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

14th and 15th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Ramada Inn & Conference Center 542 Route 9, Fishkill, New York. Please check our website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

28th - Annual Ride Into Spring 2020 Event! Demonstrations, speakers and great sales! 10am. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

28th and 29th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Polish Community Center, 225 Washington Ave. Ext. Albany, New York.  Please check our website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

 

May

2nd - 1st Tailgate Sale of Spring! 9am. Buy, trade and sell! Homemade goods, small animals, crafts, etc. Vendor space available Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

23rd - Tailgate Sale! 9am. Buy, trade and sell! Homemade goods, small animals, crafts, etc. Vendr space available Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

 

June

13th - Tailgate Sale! 9am. Buy, trade and sell! Homemade goods, small animals, crafts, etc. Vendr space available Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

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