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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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

  • June 28th thru August - Rodeo at 8 pm. Free Parking. Double M Rodeo, 678 St Rt 67, Malta, New York 518-885-9543 www.doublemwestern.com

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
  • thru August - Starting June 29th. Rodeo! 8pm. Great family fun! Tons of action! Pond Hill Ranch, Castleton, Vermont  802-468-2449 www.Pondhillranch.com

Sundays

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

July

2nd - Group Canine Obedience Classes begin. Tuesdays 6:15pm (Puppy) then 7:15pm (Beginner) Hope to see you and your 4 legged furry friend for some fun! "Walk-ins welcome". MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com

6th - Dog and cat adoption event. 11am at Petco in Bennington, Vermont. Pets from 2nd Chance Animal Center, Arlington, Vermont

6th, 13th, 20th & 27th - Come shop The Bennington Farmer’s Market now outdoors! 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 Scott Forrest, Joe Chirchirillo and friends, Butchers and Thieves, and Gary Miller jazz trio. Enjoy the River Walk. 150 Depot Street, in the big parking lot, Bennington, Vermont. www.benningtonfarmersmarket.org

7th and August 4th - Open horse show. English and Western. 9am. Everyone welcome! Pond Hill Ranch, Castleton, Vermont  802-468-2449 www.Pondhillranch.com

7th thru 13th - National Farriers Week

9th - Cow Appreciation Day

11th and 25th - Gymkhana Under The Lights. Starts at 6:30 pm. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

12th, 13th & 14th - 3 day Equine Problem Solving Clinic with Dan James. 9 to 4pm each day. Participant room available. Auditors welcome! Please see our ad page 21, for all the details. Wilden's Run Farm, Tubbs Road, Pownal, Vermont 845-594-7769. www.willdensrunfarm.com

13th - Canine Massage and Aromatherapy with Jill. Call to schedule your Best Friend's appointment. MYNE Training and Boarding Facility, Argyle, New York 518-638-6985 www.mynetrainingandboarding.com

14th - Youth Horse Show/ Gymkhana Buckle Series. Show at 9:00am. Gymkhana at Noon. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

14th - 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

15th - Pet Fire Safety Day

20th - Gymkhana at 9:00am. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823- 7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

27th & 28th - D4K TEAM Clinic with Olympic Champion Lendon Gray. 9am start both days. Auditors welcome t $10 fee. Refreshments. Please see our ad for more information. Riding Right Farm, 334 CR-59, Buskirk, New York www.ridingfarm.com

27th - 26th Annual Pownal Valley Fair. 10 to 10 pm. Great fun for the whole family. Fantastic fireworks display! 253 Route 346, Pownal, Vermont. See our ad this issue. Vendor/exhibitor space available. 802-823-5258

28th - Double Pointed Horse Show/CSC Open Horse Show. 9:00am. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

August

3rd & 4th - Eastern Mountain Ranch Horse Association Show. 10am. Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Stillwater Bridge Rd., Schaghticoke, New York. info@emrha.com. www.emrha.com
3rd & 4th - NEACA Gun, Knife, Militaria & Survival Show. Family friendly atmosphere. Hiltebrant Rec. Center, Old Forge, New York. Please see our ad for more information & check website. 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com
5th thru 9th - Wilden's Run Farm Summer Equestrian Camp! Great fun for young equestrians! All levels welcome. Please see our ad page 21, for all the details. Wilden's Run Farm, Tubbs Road, Pownal, Vermont 845-594-7769. www.willdensrunfarm.com
7th - West Mountain Animal Hospital’s, Community Eucation Event. 7pm. Educational talk about; Enjoying the outdoors safely with your pet. Free Admission. Please see our ad. 1726 Harwood Hill, Bennington, Vermont. For more information 802-447-7723 www.wmah.net
16th - Problem Solving Equine Clinic. Hosted by Double Dan Horsemanship. More information Wilden’s Run Farm, Pownal, Vermont 845-594-7769
www.wildensrunfarm.com
24th & 25th - 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
30th, 31st, September 1st and 2nd - Open Horse Show Series. Western and English, all riders and skills welcome! Please see our ad on page 7 for all the details. Schagticoke Fairgrounds,  69 Stillwater Bridge Road, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www schaghticokefair org

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September-October

Sept 5th and Oct 6th - Gymkhana Play Day! 10am. Pond Hill Ranch, Castleton, Vermont  802-468-2449 www.Pondhillranch.com

September 7th - Tailgate Sale! Buy, sell, trade! Loads of vendors. Space available. 9am. Walker’s Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

Sept 7th and Oct 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

September 14th & 15th - 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

September 28th & 29th - Eastern Mountain Ranch Horse Association Show. 10am. Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, Stillwater Bridge Rd., Schaghticoke, New York. info@emrha.com. www.emrha.com

October 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