Pet Events in the Triad
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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.
Valentine’s Day hike on the Palmetto Trail: 9 a.m. on February 13, on Old Battleground Road, just south of White Horse Drive, Greensboro. Bring dog or cat food for donations to the Triad SPCA. tinyurl.com/4baxw9cr.
Megan Blake Dog Training Course: 4:30 p.m. Sunday, 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.
Virtual Adoption Fair: 11 am-3pm third Saturday. With Tailless Cat Rescue, SPCA of the Triad, Helping Hands 4 Paws and other local cat adoption groups. www.facebook.com/pg/taillesscatrescue/community.
Adoption Fair: noon-3 p.m. Saturdays, PetSmart, 1206 Bridford Parkway, Greensboro. With Juliet’s House Animal Rescue. [email protected]
Adoption of cats: Sheets Pet Clinic, 809 Chimney Rock Court, Greensboro. $ 100 for a cat, 6 months or more; $ 150 for two adopted together in the same house, 6 months or more. $ 125 for each kitten, $ 200 for two adopted kittens at the same time. Fees include sterilization / neutering, microchipping, screening for feline leukemia and / or feline immunodeficiency virus, current and age-appropriate vaccinations, FeLV vaccinations for kittens, flea treatment and deworming. All adoptees receive an “exit exam” from one of the veterinarians before returning home. Each cat or kitten adopted by Sheets Pet Clinic receives vaccines at half the price for the rest of their life, if brought in for annual wellness exams. Each cat receives free pet insurance for one month. [email protected] or www.sheetspetclinic.com.
SPCA of the Triad: Open for adoptions 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, 3163 Hines Chapel Road, Greensboro. Submit an adoption request and wait for the approval email. www.triadspca.org, www.facebook.com/TriadSPCA, www.instagram.com/spca_of_the_triad.