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2019
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October 30
Publish Date
November 5
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November 27
Publish Date
December 3
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

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
  • National Pitbull Awareness Month

1st - Dogs In Service To Mankind Day

1st thru 7th - National Walk Your Dog Week; Animal Welfare Week

2nd - World Farm Animals Day

3rd - National Butterfly & Hummingbird Day

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

5th, 12th, 19th & 26th - Come shop outdoors at The Bennington Farmer’s Market! 10-1pm. Where there’s more then just vegetables! Local produce, baked goods, dairy products, meats, honey, eggs & syrup, more! Live entertainment in this month includes Oct 5th; Deena Chappell. Oct. 112th: Trio Cafe Budapest. Oct 19th: Aura Shards. Oct 26th: TBA. Enjoy the River Walk. 150 Depot Street, in the big parking lot, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

5th & 6th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Franklin Center at the Howe, 1 Scale Ave., Rutland, Vermont. Please see our ad for information & coupon. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

4th thru 6th - Draft Animal Power-Field Days. Shelburne Farms, Shelburne, Vermont. 802-763-0771 www.draftanimalpower.org. Please see our ad!

5th - North Adams 9th Annual Fall Foliage Dog Parade. Hosted by North Adams Tourism. 10-11am. Veterans Memorial Park, North Adams, Massachusetts

5th - Tailgate Sale! Buy, sell, trade! Loads of vendors. Space available. 9am. Please see our ad. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 www.walkersfarmhomeandtack.com. Free admission

5th - Barrel and Quarterhorse Pole Extravaganza 3D Payout. 11am. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

5th - Dog and cat adoption event. 11am at Petco in Bennington, Vermont. Pets from 2nd Chance Animal Center, Arlington, Vermont

6th - Gymkhana Play Day! 10am. Pond Hill Ranch, Castleton, Vermont 802-468-2449 www.Pondhillranch.com

6th - Open Horse Show. 9am. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

6th thru 12th - National 4H Week

7th thru 13th - Animal Welfare Week

9th - Pet Obesity Awareness Day

12th - Equine Nutrition Seminar. 10am Free Admission. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 www.walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

11th - World Egg Day

12th - Halloween Fun Gymkhana 9am. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

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

13th - Fall Dressage Show. Dressage Tests and Equitation. Entry Forms On-Line. Please see our ad. Riding Right Farm, 334 County Route 59, Buskirk NY www.ridingfarm.com 518-677-5148

13th - 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

13th thru 19th - Wolf Awareness Week; National Veterinary Technician Week

16th - National Feral Cat Day

19th - Mini Model Horse Show. Fundraiser Event To Benefit The White Creek Fire Company. Open and Novice Classes. Models Little Bit Size and Smaller. Entry forms at RegionXNation.com under shows. Spectators Welcome. Jermain Hall, 6 Niles Road, White Creek, NY. 8 am. Chris Robinson 518-376-9522. Please see our ad. Entry deadline is October 15th.

19th - Walker's Annual Fall Festival. Great day full of events! Please see our ad. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com. Free admission

20th - Join like minded goat people! Annual meeting. New members always welcome.
Please see our ad for all the details. Southern Vermont Dairy Goat Assoc. 5822 Rte.9 Marlboro, Vermont 518-779-7594 or 603-756-9033 www.vtgoats.com

21st - Reptile Awareness Day

26th - Rabies and distemper vaccination clinic. Dog, puppies, cats and kittens. 11-2pm. Lee Delaney DWM. Please see our ad for details. Whitman’s Feed Store, North Bennington, Vermont 802-442-2851 www.whitmansfeed.com

26th - CSC Banquet. 6pm. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

26th - National Mule Day; Pit Bull Awareness Day

27th - Arlington Animal Hospital’s Halloween Pet Parade and Contest. Costumes for pets and humans are encouraged! Audience choice award! 1:30pm. Please see our ad for all the details. Held at Vermont Veterans Home, Bennington, Vermont

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

27th - National Black Cat Day

29th - National Cat Day

30th - Deadline for all submissions for November issue of CCN.

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

1st - Doggie Day Camp’s Annual Howl-O-Ween Party! 4:30 pm. Please see our ad for more details. West Mountain Animal Hospital, 1726 Harwood Hill, Bennington, Vermont 802-379-1094 www.wmah.net

1st and 2nd - Annual Adirondack Stampede Rodeo. Great evening of the best rodeo events and fun for the family! 7:30pm. See our ad for details. Cool Insuring Arena, 1 Civic Center Plz, Glens Falls, New York www.adirondackstampederodeo.com

2nd - The Bennington Farmer’s Market moves to its winter location at the Baptist Church, Main St., Bennington, Vermont. 10-1pm on the first and third Saturday of every month. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

3rd - Daylight Saving Time Ends. Set your clocks back one hour.

5th - Next issue of Creature’s Corner News! See you then!

16th - Annual Breyerfest! A fun filled day for Breyer enthusiasts! Please see our ad. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com.Free Admission

16th and 17th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Polish Community Center 225 Washington Ave. Albany, NY. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

23rd - The Bennington Farmer’s Market to have a special extra farmer’s market before Thanksgiving Day! Great time to get special food and gift items for the celebration. St. Peters Church, Pleasant St., Bennington, Vermont. 10-1pm. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

23rd and 24th - 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

 

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