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2017
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November 7
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November 29
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December 5
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

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

  • Rabies clinic. 2 to 4 pm. $22 per shot. Seekonk Veterinary Hospital. Alford Road, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 413-528-2527
  • 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! Hale Mtn Fish and Game Club, Shaftsbury, Vermont. 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

  • Starting 23rd. "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

October
  • Adopt A Shelter Dog Month.
  • National Pork Month.
  • National Animal Safety and Protection Month.
  • National Pet Wellness Month.
  • National Service Dog Month.
  • National Animal Safety and Protection Month.
  • National Squirrel Awareness Month.
  • Animal Chiropractic Awareness Month.
  • Raptor Month.
  • Adopt A Dog Month.
  • Bat Appreciation Month.
  • World Animal Month.

1st thru 7th - National 4H Week; National Walk Your Dog Week

6th thru 8th - Fall Colors Show- hosted by CNY App & Fair. Schaghticoke Fair, Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com

7th & 8th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsmanís Expo. Please see our ad for more information & check website to confirm date. Riley Rink at Hunter Park, Manchester Ctr., Vermont 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

8th - 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

11th - CSC Barrel Race. Benefits Military moms in action. Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

12th - National Pet Obesity Awareness Day

13th - World Egg Day

14th - Fun day Gymkhana. Benefits Hurricane Harvey and Irma animal shelters. Please see our ad. Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

14th - Annual Fall Festival. See our ad for more details. Walkerís Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

14th - Fall Foliage Ride in Somerset, VT. Kicks off at 10:00 am. Explore the Green Mountain National Forest at Somerset Airport Road Campground with knowledgeable guides from VTT. Be prepared for water crossings, rocky terrain and at least 3 hours of riding time. So make sure you and your horse are in shape! Plenty of truck/trailer parking and bring a lunch to enjoy with new friends. Totally relaxed and stress-free ride. For more information see our Facebook page
. No, horses are not included! A nominal donation to the club is appreciated.

14th - 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

14th & 15th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsmanís Expo. Please see our ad for more information & check website to confirm date. Ramada Inn & Conference Center, Fishkill, New York 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

15th - All you can eat breakfast 7:30-9:30am. Benefits the Battenkill Grange. $7. Plain or Blueberry Pancakes, Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Biscuits & Gravy, Homefries, Orange Juice & Coffee. East Arlington Baily Hall, Anex to Federated Church, East Arlington, Vermont

15th
- Annual Meeting and Pot Luck Lunch. New members welcome! SVDGA Clubhouse Grounds, Rte. 9, Marlboro, Vermont. Please see our ad for more details or www.vtgoats.com
518-779-7594 or 603-756-9033

15th thru 21st - Wolf Awareness Week; Squirrel Awareness Week; National Veterinary Technician Week National Wildlife Refuge Week

16th - "Family Dog 1" Canine classes. 4:30pm. Pets Etc. of Vermont, 609 Depot Street, Manchester Center, Vermont. For more information petsetcvt.com. 802-362-5447

16th - National Feral Cat Day

21st - Reptile Awareness Day

21st - Rabies & distemper vaccination clinic. 11 to 2pm. Please check our ad and call ahead. Whitman's Feed Store, North Bennington, Vermont 802-442-2851 www.whitmansfeed.com

21st - Annual Ride Into Fall! See our ad for more details. Walker's Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

26th - National Mule Day

27th - Annual Howl-O-Ween Party! Dress up your dog for a chance to win prizes! Free admission and fun for everyone! See our ad on page 13 for more information. West Mountain Animal Hospital, Harwood Hill, Bennington, Vermont 802-445-3107 www.wmah.net

27th - Black Cat Day

28th - Year end awards banquest for Cambridge Saddle club. Please see our ad for details. Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org


28th - Pit Bull Awareness Day

29 - National Cat Day

29th - HGF Dressage Series. WNEPHA pointed show, 3 divisions, all tests available including Western. We hope to increase the availability of fun, relaxed shows for both horse and rider. If you have any questions at all please let us know. Entry forms you can fill out on the computer and email to HGF or snail mail, can be found on our Facebook (Higher Ground Farm) page or at
http://rhdweb.com/ HGFDressage.pdf. Higher Ground Farm, Hoosick Falls, New York 518-852-5382 www.hgfhorses.com

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November
  • Adopt a Senior Pet Month
  • National Pet Cancer Awareness Month
  • National Pet Diabetes Month
  • Manatee Awareness Month

1st - Deadline for all CCN submissions.

5th
- Daylight Saving Time Ends. Set your clocks back one hour.

7th - Next issue of Creature's Corner News!


11th - BreyerFest! Watch for upcoming details. Walker's Farm Home & Tack, Fort Ann, New York 518-639-5223 walkersfarmhomeandtack.com

25th and 26th - Gun and Knife Show. Clean, Family Friendly! Free Gun Appraising. Buy, sell, trade new & used Rifles, Pistols, Shotguns, Knives & more. White River Junction, Vermont 802-875-4540. www.Greenmtgunshowtrail.com

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