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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
  • 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
  • For the month of August - Horse Camp for kids! No experience necessary! Certified intructors, riding, arts, crafts and much more! See our ad. Kimberly Farms, North Bennington Vermont 802-442-5454 www.kimberlyfarms.org
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 In July - 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

  • thru October - Jackpot barrel races. 7pm. Sugar Hill Ranch, 116 County Rt 17A, Comstock, New York 518-636-9675 facebook/sugarhillranchny
  • 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 thru October - 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

August

1st - Dogust - Universal Birthday for Shelter Dogs

4th - Assistance Dog Appreciation Day

4th thru 6th - Antique Fair & Flea Market. Washington County Fairgrounds, 392 Old Schuylerville Road, Greenwich, New York 518-692-2464 www.washingtoncountyfair.com

5th - Work Like A Dog Day

5th - Buckle Series Gymkhana, under the lights. Sugar Hill Ranch, Comstock, New York 518-636-9675 facebook/sugarhillranchny

5th - 5th Annual VTT Extreme Obstacle Course. See our ad for details. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.vermonttrailtrotters.org

5th & 6th - Show Off Equine Horse Show. Schaghticoke Fair, Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com

5th & 6th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsmanís Expo. Please see our ad for more information & check website to confirm date. Hiltebrant Recreation Center, Old Forge, New York 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

6th - Open Horse Show. 9am. Pond Hill Ranch, 1683 Pond Hill Ranch Rd., Castleton, Vermont† 802-468-2449 www.Pondhillranch.com

6th thru 12th - International Assistance Dog Week

7th thru 10th - Horsemanship Camp, ages 8-13. Learning & fun! Shanderhof Farm, N. Shaftsbury, Vermont 802-379-5300 www.shanderhof-farm.com

7th thru 11th - Summer Horsemanship camp! 9-3pm. Improve your skills and have fun! Riding twice a day! Amara Farm, North Pownal, Vermont 802-823-0186 www.amarafarm.com

5th, 12th, 19th & 26th - PRO sanctioned Rodeo. Bronc riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, bull riding & more! Starts 8pm. Pond Hill Ranch, 1683 Pond Hill Ranch Rd., Castleton, Vermont 802-468-2449 www.Pondhillranch.com

8th - International Cat Day

10th - Spoil Your Dog Day and World Lion Day

10th - Gymkhana Under the lights! Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

12th - World Elephant Day

12th - 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

13th - Open Horse Show. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

13th - Free Clinic for dogs and cats 4 to 6 pm. Please see our ad. Help-a-Pet, Inc. Veterinary care for pets in need. First Baptist Church, 601 Main Street, Bennington, Vermont www.helpapet.net

13th and 27th - Reiki Classes Level 2, with Kelly McDermott. Learn how to practice Reiki on animals. Held at Rutland County Humane Society, Pittsford, Vermont. Information 802.746.8834 www.heartsongreiki.com

14th - Show Off Equine Buckle Series. Schaghticoke Fair, Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com

15th - Check the Microchip Day

17th - Black Cat Appreciation Day

19th - National Homeless Animals Day, World Honey Bee Day and International Orangutan Day

19th - "Clear The Shelters' Day. Second Chance Animal Center, Shaftsbury, Vermont participates in this Natonwide event!

19th - Gymkhana. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

19th - Cookout and Open Meeting. 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

19th and 20th - 6th Annual UDC Northeast Regional Conformation Show and Temperament Test. Howard Park, Shaftsbury, Vermont. 802-375-6121

19th and 20th - Gun and Knife Show. Clean, Family Friendly! Free Gun Appraising. Buy, sell, trade new & used Rifles, Pistols, Shotguns, Knives & more. Rutland, Vermont 802-875-4540. www.Greenmtgunshowtrail.com

20th - Open horse show. Judge Sandy Croote. Sugar Hill Ranch, Comstock, New York 518-636-9675 facebook/sugarhillranchny

20th - World Mosquito Day

21st thru 27th - Washington County Fair! 392 Old Schuylerville Road, Greenwich, New York 518-692-2464 www.washingtoncountyfair.com

22nd - National Take Your Cat To The Vet Day

26th - NCBRA Barrel Race. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

26th - National Dog Day

26th & 27th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsman's Expo. Please see our ad for more information & check website to confirm date. Icetime Sports Arena, Newburgh, New York 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

27th - International Bat Night

30th - Deadline for all submissions to September's Issue of CCN.

30th - Opening Day & Dollar Day! Almost everything is $1! See our ad for more information. Schaghticoke Fair, Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com

30th - International Whale Shark Day and Holistic Pet Day

30th Thru September 4th - The 198th Annual Great Schaghticoke Fair! See our ad for more information. Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com


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September

2nd - Final PRO sanctioned Rodeo for the 2017 season. Bronc riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, bull riding & more! Starts 8pm. Pond Hill Ranch, 1683 Pond Hill Ranch Rd., Castleton, Vermont† 802-468-2449 www.Pondhillranch.com

2nd and 3rd - Gun and Knife Show. Clean, Family Friendly! Free Gun Appraising. Buy, sell, trade new & used Rifles, Pistols, Shotguns, Knives & more. Brattleboro, Vermont 802-875-4540. www.Greenmtgunshowtrail.com

3rd - Open horse show. Judge TBA. Sugar Hill Ranch, Comstock, New York 518-636-9675 facebook/sugarhillranchny

5th - Next issue of Creatures Corner News. See you then!

7th & 21st - Gymkhana. Under the lights! Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

8th - Open horse show. Judge TBA. Sugar Hill Ranch, Comstock, New York 518-636-9675 facebook/sugarhillranchny

9th - Buckle Series Gymkhana, under the lights. Sugar Hill Ranch, Comstock, New York 518-636-9675 facebook/sugarhillranchny

10th - HGF Dressage Series. WNEPHA pointed show, 3 divisions, all tests available including Western. We also hope to increase the availability of more fun, relaxed shows for both horse and rider. Entry forms 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

16th - Gymkhana. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

16th and 17th - Gun and Knife Show. Clean, Family Friendly! Free Gun Appraising. Buy, sell, trade new & used Rifles, Pistols, Shotguns, Knives & more. Chester, Vermont 802-875-4540. www.Greenmtgunshowtrail.com

16th & 17th - Eastern Mountain Ranch Horse. Schaghticoke Fair, Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com

17th Gymkhana. 10am. Pond Hill Ranch, 1683 Pond Hill Ranch Rd., Castleton, Vermont† 802-468-2449 www.Pondhillranch.com

18th - Show Off Equine Buckle Series. Schaghticoke Fair, Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com

19th - Open horse show. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

23rd - Open House 2-4:30pm, celebrating everything at WMAH, Doggie Day Camp and welcoming our newest doctor Sarah Blau. Goats, kids games, door prizes, food and tours! Se our ad for more information. West Mountain Animal Hospital, Harwood Hill, Bennington, Vermont 802-445-3107 www.wmah.net

23rd & 24th - Adirondack Wool and Arts Festival. Public education event on the products produced in the fiber arts. New artisans and vendors; pottery, body care products, healing arts, jewelry, culinary arts, craft beverage producers, leather, paper crafts, photography, printmaking, sculpture, wood arts, and more.Washington County Fairgrounds, 392 Old Schuylerville Road, Greenwich, New York 518-692-2464 www.washingtoncountyfair.com

23rd & 24th - NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsmanís Expo. Please see our ad for more information & check website to confirm date. Polish Community Centre, Albany, New York 518-664-9743 www.NEACA.com

23rd & 24th - Show Off Equine Horse Show- Pointed. Schaghticoke Fair, Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com

24th - Old Timers Show. Cambridge Saddle Club, Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

24th - 2nd Annual Fall Hunter Pace. Sugar Hill Ranch, Comstock, New York 518-636-9675 facebook/sugarhillranchny

24th - The Ashley Boie Memorial Horse Show. All proceeds will go into the Ashley's magic horse care fund. Open Horse show, festivities, vendors, exhibitors, demonstrations and more. Watch for more details in upcoming CCNs. Felton Field, Barre, Massachusetts

27th - Pony Express Day

30th & October 1st - NorthEast Gypsy Horse Association Show. Schaghticoke Fair, Rtes. 67 & 40, Schaghticoke, New York 518-753-4411 www.schaghticokefair.com



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October & November

October 1st - Cambridge Saddle Club/Higher Ground Farm/Spirit Rider Therapeutic Youth Show. Cambridge Saddle Club, Series #3 - At Higher Ground Farm. Hoosick Falls, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.hgfhorses.com

October 1st - Dressage/Western Dressage & Combined 2 Phase Shows. Judge Karry Brothers. Sugar Hill Ranch, Comstock, New York 518-636-9675 facebook/sugarhillranchny

October 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

October 7th - CSC Barrel Race. Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

October 14th - Gymkhana. Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

October 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 email Kathleen at kathleenfbd67@gmail.com. No, horses are not included! A nominal donation to the club is appreciated.

October 14th & 15th
- NEACA Arms Fair & Sportsmans 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

October 15th - Annual Meeting.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

October 15th - NCBRA Barrel Race. Cambridge, NewYork 802-823-7967 www.cambridgesaddleclub.org

October 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

November 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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