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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

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

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
  • Pet Cancer Awareness Month
  • International Respect for Chickens Month
  • thru May 31st - Barn Buddies Program. For riders ages 3-5. Program includes: Grooming, lead-line riding, story time, craft time. 10:30-Noon. Thursdays or Tuesdays. Wilden's Run Farm, 135 Tubbs Rd, Pownal, Vermont 845-594-7769 www.wildensrunfarm.com. Please see our ad.

1st - Save the Rhino Day; National Purebred Dog Day

2nd - Special Feeder Calves sale. 1pm. Chatham Market, 2249 Route 203, Chatham, New York. Manager: 315-350-1724 Barn: 518-392-3321 www.empirelivestock.com

2nd - Group Canine Obedience Classes to begin. "Springing Into Action" Work on some obedience with your 4 legged furry best friend. 5 Week Program, 6-7pm on Wednesdays in May. MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com

3rd - National Specially-abled Pets Day

4th - Bird Day; Mayday for Mutts; Respect for Chickens Day

4th - NCBRA Barrel Race. See our ad. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York. cambridgesaddleclub.org
802-823-7967 or 823-7244

5th - Tail Gate Sale #1. Sell & trade, small animals, poultry, local products, supplies, crafts & much more! No vendor fees! Please see our ad. Walker's Farm Home and Tack, 5565 State Rt 4, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

5th - Horse, Pony, new and used tack, equipment and trailers Auction. 10am start. Please see our ad for all details. Adirondack Animal Land. 3554 St Hwy 30 Gloversville New York 518-848-7040 or 774-8594

5th - Lure Coursing Fun Runs & CGC Test. Public invited. Hosted by Vermont Total Doberman Club. 9:30 to 4pm. Howard Baseball Park, Shaftsbury, Vermont. traci@totaldoberman.com
or leave a comment or message on our Facebook page!

5th - Enjoy entertainment by Alex Smith while you shop The Bennington Farmer's Market! Plus a Green-Up day along the river. Where there's more then just vegetables! Plus Ready to eat goods! 10-1pm 150 Depot St, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

5th - National Ferret Day

6th Thru 12th - National Pet Week; Be Kind to Animals Week; Puppy Mill Action Week

11th - CSC Barrel Race. See our ad. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York. cambridgesaddleclub.org
802-823-7967 or 823-7244

12th - Enjoy entertainment by Kristine Speroni while you shop The Bennington Farmer's Market! Where there's more then just vegetables! Plus Ready to eat goods! 10-1pm 150 Depot St, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

12th - Animal Disaster Preparedness Day; International Migratory Bird Day

12th - 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

12th & 13th - Horse shows. AQHA, PHBA & ApHC Classes. Plus Open, Youth & WTJ All Breed Divisions. Weekend Highpoint Awards. Vendors on site. Chemung County Fairgrounds, Elmira, New York 518-466-2445 www.WinningWeekends.com

13th - Mother's Day Dressage Show. USDF/USEF Tests. Entries Open Now Close 9th. Please see our ad for more details. Riding Right Farm, 334 County Route 59, Buskirk New York 518-677-5148 www.ridingfarm.com

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 - Open Horse Show. 9am See our ad. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York.  cambridgesaddleclub.org
802-823-7967 or 823-7244

13th - Frog Jumping Jubilee Day; Mother's Day

14th - National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day; International Migratory Bird Day

19th - Goat Education Day & Tailgate Sale. Buy, sell & trade small animals and equipment. See our ad and watch for more details. SVDGA Clubhouse, 5822 Route 9, Marlboro, Vermont 518-779-7594. 603-756-9033 www.vtgoats.com

19th - Day Gymkhana. 9am. See our ad. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York. cambridgesaddleclub.org
802-823-7967 or 823-7244

19th - Enjoy entertainment by Davis Annulus & Gary Miller while you shop The Bennington Farmer's Market! Where there's more then just vegetables! Plus Ready to eat goods! 10-1pm 150 Depot St, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

19th - 27th Annual Saratoga Horse Symposium. 9-4pm. Exciting educational event is a celebration of the horse! Live horse demonstrations and educational presentations. Chiropractic and acupuncture work, nutrition, training techniques, podiatry, gastrointestinal issues and more. Silent Auction, vendors and more. Proceeds benefit educational equine programming and the 4-H Training Center. Food will be available for purchase. Saratoga County 4-H Training Center, 556 Middle Line Road, Ballston Spa, New York 518-885-8995 www.cceequine.com

19th - Armed Forces Day; Endangered Species Day

20th - Schooling Dressage/Combined Tests at Stockade Polo. Stockade Polo and Saddle Club. Glenville, New York www.stockadepolo.com

20th - 1st Show of Youth Show Series. 9am. See our ad. Cambridge Saddle Club, 5 Fish Hatchery Rd, Cambridge, New York. cambridgesaddleclub.org
802-823-7967 or 823-7244

20th thru 26th - National Heritage Breeds Week

23rd - International Turtle Day

Memorial Day Weekend
- Grand Opening Celebration! We have many events planned for the whole family! Come enjoy our farm! North Meadow Farm, 726 North Road, Manchester Ctr., Vermont 802-768-8233 northmeadowfarms.com
. Please see our ad.

26th - Enjoy entertainment by Trio Cafe Budapest while you shop The Bennington Farmer's Market! Where there's more then just vegetables! Plus Ready to eat goods! 10-1pm 150 Depot St, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

26th & 27th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Saratoga City Center, Saratoga Springs, New York. Last show at this location! Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com


28th - Memorial Day

30th - Deadline for all CCN June issue submission.

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

1st, 2nd & 3rd - Strolling of the Heifers. A wildly successful and family friendly event. Brattleboro, Vermont.  www.strollingoftheheifers.com

2nd
- Come On Baby & Rescue Me! Adoption event! Please see our ad. Walker's Farm Home and Tack, 5565 State Rt 4, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

2nd - We're having a special "Dairy Day"î celebration come join us at The Bennington Farmer's Market! Where there's more then just vegetables! 10-1pm 150 Depot St, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

2nd & 3rd - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Ramada Inn & Conference Center 542 Route 9, Fishkill, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

3rd thru 9th - Pet Appreciation Week

5th - Next Issue of Creature's Corner News. See you then!

8th - World Oceans Day

9th - Tail Gate Sale #2. 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

10th - World Pet Memorial Day

10th
- Higher Ground Farm 2018 Dressage Series. All 4 shows are WNEPHA pointed. USEF, USDF and WDAA classes available to Juniors, Adult Amateurs and Open or Professional riders. High point Champion and Reserve awards to entrants in each division, who participate in any 3 of the 4 shows. Follow HGF on Facebook for all the details. Higher Ground Farm. 382 Tate Rd, Hoosick Falls, New York 518-852-5382 www.hgfhorses.com

12th & 13th - Dan James Ground Control/Intro to Liberty Clinic. Come learn ground control and intro to liberty. 9-4pm. Food truck will be on premise. This clinic is for all disciplines and levels of horsemen. Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to work Road to the Horse winner and liberty trainer Dan James! Wilden's Run Farm, 135 Tubbs Rd, Pownal, Vermont 845-594-7769 www.wildensrunfarm.com

17th, September 9th and October 28th - Higher Ground Farm 2018 Dressage Series. All 4 shows are WNEPHA pointed. USEF, USDF and WDAA classes available to Juniors, Adult Amateurs and Open or Professional riders. High point Champion and Reserve awards to entrants in each division, who participate in any 3 of the 4 shows. Follow HGF on Facebook for all the details. Higher Ground Farm. 382 Tate Rd, Hoosick Falls, New York 518-852-5382 www.hgfhorses.com

22nd - Take Your Dog to Work Day

23rd & 24th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Vermont State Fairgrounds, Royce Arena 175 South Main Street, Rutland, Vermont. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

25th thru 29th - WRF Arts and Equine Camp. Music and art instruction, education, horses and fun! Wilden's Run Farm, 135 Tubbs Rd, Pownal, Vermont 845-594-7769. Please see our ad or website www.wildensrunfarm.com
. Please see our ad.

29th Thru July 1st - Dock Dogs! The World's Premier Canine Aquatics Competition with our friends from Hudson Valley Dock Dogs. We have a great weekend of jumping fun planned for you and your pup. Benson's Pet Center, 12 Fire Road, Clifton Park, New York 518-373-1007 www.bensonspet.com

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July to October
July 7th & 8th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Clinton Arena 36 Kirkland Ave, Clinton, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
July 9th thru 13th
or 16th thru 20th - WRF Equestrian Camp. All levels welcome. Horses, education, riding and fun! Wilden's Run Farm, 135 Tubbs Rd, Pownal, Vermont 845-594-7769. Please see our ad or website www.wildensrunfarm.com
for details.
July 15th - 5th Annual Barnyard Ball. 5-8pm. Inn at Manchester, Vermont to benefit The Dorset Equine Rescue, East Dorset, Vermont 802-362-5888
www.thedorsetequinerescue.org
July 28th & 29th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Municipal Arena in Alex Duffy Fairgrounds 970 Coffeen St., Watertown, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
August 4th & 5th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Hiltebrant Rec. Center 225 North St. Old Forge, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
August 11th - We're having a special "Kids Market" at The Bennington Farmer's Market! Where there's more then just vegetables! 10-1pm 150 Depot St, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org
August 11th - VTT Annual Fundraiser. We will be hosting a Pete Whitmore clinic at the Cambridge Saddle Club. More information to follow. Space will be limited. Visit our website at www.vermonttrailtrotters.org.
August 12th - Ashley Boie Memorial Benefit Horse Show. Raffles, food vemndors and more. 9am. Felton Field, 120 Old Coldbrook Road, Barre, Massachusetts 603-361-5327 or 345-0380. Follow us on Facebook
August 18th & 19th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Vermont State Fairgrounds, Royce Arena 175 South Main Street, Rutland, Vermont. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
August 23rd thru 26th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Martin Civic Center Pine Street, Wadddington, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
September 1st - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Polish Community Center 225 Washington Ave. Ext, Albany, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
September 22nd - Ride for Rescue at Merck Forest, Vermont to benefit The Dorset Equine Rescue, East Dorset, Vermont 802-362-5888
www.thedorsetequinerescue.org
September 23rd and 24th - Adirondack Wool and Arts Festival. Washington County Fairgrounds, Greenwich, New York. www.adkwoolandarts.com
September 29th & 30th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Vermont State Fairgrounds, Royce Arena 175 South Main Street, Rutland, Vermont. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
October 6th - We're having a special "Apple Pie Competition" at The Bennington Farmer's Market! Where there's more then just vegetables! 10-1pm 150 Depot St, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org
October 13th & 14th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Family friendly atmosphere. Ramada Inn &
Conference Center 542 Route 9, Fishkill, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

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