November is National Adopt a Senior Pet Month: ASPCA and petfinder.com have created “Adopt a Senior Pet Month” to dispel myths about older dogs and present them as good candidates for adoption. Small dogs are considered senior at 11, medium dogs at 10, and large dogs at 7. Border Collies from Kuykendall, www.kuykendall-bc.com.
Reception for the special Holiday Adoption: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays until December 31, Burlington Animal Services, 221 Stone Quarry Road, Burlington. Adopt any dog or cat for just $ 20. Adoption fees include sterilization and vaccinations. www.BurlingtonNC.gov/pets.
High Point Farmers Market Holiday Market: 10 am to 2 pm December 4, High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main St. Food, plants, craft vendors, Hope City food truck, music. Guilford County Animal Control will be in attendance with adoptable pets. 336-883-3694.
Megan Blake Dog Training Course: 4:30 p.m. Sundays, LeBauer Park, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Ask questions, learn new dog behaviors. Registration recommended. tinyurl.com/yc8wcb56.
Adoption Fair: Noon-3 p.m. Saturdays, PetSmart, 2641 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro. With Triad Independent Cat Rescue. Visit www.triadcat.org or email meowmire.yahoo.com.
Low cost rabies clinic: Noon-2 p.m. Third Saturday, SPCA of the Triad, 3163 Hines Chapel Road, Greensboro. www.triadspca.org.