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Events PET

Valley Valley Dog Obedience Club’s Winter Classes

7pm. Register today for VVDOC’s winter classes that will start on January 15 at Dog Fancier’s Park. Cynthia Cunningham Elementary School – 4145 Jimmy Durante Blvd. Visit www.VVDOC.org for more information.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 10

January Volunteer Orientation – Animal Foundation

2pm – 3pm. Have you always wanted to help lost, unwanted and abandoned pets in Southern Nevada? Consider becoming a volunteer for The Animal Foundation, and experience the rewarding feeling of helping pets in need. Join us for an informational orientation in the Fitness Room of the East Las Vegas Community Center – 250 N. Eastern Ave. www.animalfoundation.com

SATURDAY, JANUARY 10

Reading with Rascal Program

10am – 12pm. Free and open to all ages. Adults visit, relax, love the dogs, and enjoy the children. Children bring 3 or 4 of their favorite books and many will read to every dog there. No church affiliation is necessary. No reservations are required – Refreshments are served all morning. Desert Spring United Methodist Church – 120 North Pavilion Center Dr.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6

TTOUCH® Fundraiser for Hearts Alive Village Las Vegas

6:30pm – 7:30pm. Sage Lewis will be doing a live demonstration with one of the dogs in rescue (no personal pets). TTouch® is great for many behavior problems. Suggested love offering $20/person. Registration required. Info/ Register: sage@dancingporcupine.com / www.DancingPorcupine.com

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7 / SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8 Telling TTouch® For Dogs with Sage Lewis 10am 5pm.

2-day workshop for dogs and their people. TTouch is great for many behavior problems. Learn about the various benefits of TTouch. Intro to TTouch®: Saturday only, $145/person. Going Deeper: Sunday, $250/both days. All dogs welcome! Info/Register: sage@dancingporcupine.com / www.DancingPorcupine.com

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7 / SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8 Vegas Pet Expo

10am - 6pm Saturday, 11am - 4pm Sunday. Over 100 exhibitors, discount vaccinations & microchipping, pet costume & talent contest, Doxie Derby races, mega-adoption event, great pet products, free nail trims, tons of family entertainment & so much more. Indoors at Cashman Center – 850 Las Vegas Blvd North.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 12

6th Annual Pasta For Paws, Benefiting All Fur Love Animal Society 6pm – 9pm. $30 per person includes live music, dinner

and a raffle ticket. Sauce Restaurant – 712 Mall Ring Circle, Henderson. Events@allfurloveanimalsociety.org / 702.362.5617

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 14 Find Your Furry Valentine

10am – 3pm. Join us for the 4th Annual Pet Adoption Event. Dog and cat adoptions from various rescues throughout Las Vegas will be here. Lots of crafts, food and fun! For more information, visit www.myfurryvalentinelv.com.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 19

Yappy Hour… The Doggy Happy Hour!

6pm – 9pm. Bring your doggies and enjoy Cocktail specials, ‘Yapatizers’ Specials and Doggy Treats! Welcoming all dog sizes and breeds. Rumor Boutique Hotel – 455 E. Harmon Ave.

SATURDAY, MARCH 7

12th Annual Bark In The Park 10am – 2 pm. Free event for people and pooches of all ages. A day full of entertainment, demonstrations, contests, shopping, services, pet adoptions and plenty of fun! Cornerstone Park – 1600 Wigwam Parkway, Henderson.

ON-GOING FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS GARAGE SALE! 9am – 2pm. Garage Sale to benefit Heaven Can Wait Animal Society. Books, furniture, home decor, electronics, jewelry & MORE! 6360 Annie Oakley. To donate items, email: garagesales@hcws.org

Pet Holidays

f Celebrate your pet with these holidays f JANUARY

FEBRUARY

National Train Your Dog Month Adopt-A-Rescued Bird Month Walk Your Pet Month January 2: National Pet Travel Safety Day January 14: National Dress Up Your Pet Day January 22: National Answer Your Cat’s Question Day January 24: Change A Pet’s Life Day

Spay/Neuter Awareness Month Pet Dental Health Month Responsible Pet Owners Month Adopt A Rescued Rabbit Month February 7-14: Have a Heart for Chained Dogs Week February 14: Pet Theft Awareness Day February 20: Love Your Pet Day February 23: Int’l Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day February 24: World Spay Day

Please confirm dates and times. For more events, updates and information:

www.LVPetScene.com

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