Animal World USA is pleased to announce the 3rd Annual New York Week for the Animals is scheduled from October 1-9, 2011. During the extraordinary week, animal shelters, rescue groups, wildlife centers, educational agencies, and humane organizations across the entire state will be hosting wonderful animal-related special events which will be saving lives, building relationships, helping animals, and strengthening communities throughout the state. Educators, students, businesses, and caring citizens across the state will be joining in to celebrate animals.
Events will include adoption events across the state, low-cost and free spay/neuter events, R.E.A.D. dog programs in libraries, blessings of the animals, dog training classes, children’s book donations, author signings, blessings of the animals, student activities for the animals, animal communication presentations, BINGO for homeless animals, feral cat workshops, horse events, pet food donations, farm animal sanctuary events, wildlife camps, art activities, bird tours/activities, zoo educational/meet caretakers presentations, donation drives, and therapy animals visiting schools, hospitals, and living-assisted homes.
Also to be included are a salute to our working K-9s and handlers, pet first aid, care and safety seminars, feral cat initiatives, low-cost vaccinations, educational and tabling events, vegetarian expos, and fun-filled festivals for families to enjoy friendship, food, music on behalf of the always amazing animals and there is so much more is being planned! Scores of precious lives will be saved and exciting new relationships will be built in communities during the dynamic week which will have 100+ events scheduled!
For more info call 877-454-0807 or visit the 3rd Annual New York Week for the Animals web site to find out how you can become involved.