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JCHS Calendar —2016

January

• Adopt a Rescued Bird MonthProgram of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

01/05 (Th) National Bird Day

01/21 (Sa) Squirrel Appreciation Day

February

• Spay/Neuter Awareness Month Program of the Humane Society of the United States

Unchain a Dog Month —Program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

TBAIowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Humane Lobby Day and Quarterly Board Meeting—10am at the State Capitol, Des Moines, Iowa. Representatives from the IFHS, HSUS, and others will be available with information, talking points, and can help you through the process of lobbying your state legislators. Grassroots lobbying by constituents is one of the most effective ways to help advocate for better animal welfare laws in Iowa. Your efforts are crucial to achieving that goal.

IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.

02/10 (W)2016 Puppy Mill Lobby DayIowa Voters for Companion Animals

02/14 (Su) National Pet Theft Awareness DayProgram of Last Chance for Animals

02/15 (M) Make Mine ChocolateProgram of Columbus House Rabbit Society

02/23 (T) —World Spay Day USA—20th Annual! World Spay Day is an annual campaign of The HSUS and Humane Society International that shines a spotlight on spay/neuter—a proven way to save the lives of companion animals, feral cats, and street dogs who might otherwise be put down in a shelter or killed on the street.

March

Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

03/01 (T) National Horse Protection Day

03/20 (Su) —Great American MEAT-OUTThousands of caring people in all 50 U.S. states and two dozen other countries encourage their friends, families, and communities to "kick the meat habit” and explore a wholesome, compassionate diet of fruits, vegetables, and whole grains.

TBAIowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting

April

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals MonthProgram of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

• National Pet First Aid Awareness MonthProgram of the American Red Cross

04/03 (Su) - 04/09 (Sa) National Animal Control Appreciation Week—Program of National Animal Control Association

04/10 (Su) National Farm Animal Day

04/11 (M) National Pet Day

04/17 (Su) - 04/23 (Sa) World Week for Animals in LaboratoriesProgram of In Defense of Animals

TBA Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting——11am to 2pm at the Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.

04/26 (T) National Kids & Pets Day

04/27 (W) Free Feral Cat Spay DayProgram of Alley Cat Rescue

May

05/03 (M) National Specially-abled Pets Day

05/04 (W) International Respect for Chickens DayProgram of United Poultry Concerns

05/01 (Su) - 05/07 (Sa) Be Kind to Animals WeekProgram of American Humane Association

05/02 (M) - 05/08 (Su) Puppy Mill Action WeekProgram of the Humane Society of the United States

05/20 (F)Endangered Species Day

05/15 (F) - 05/21 (Th) National Dog Bite Prevention WeekProgram of American Veterinary Medical Association

June

Adopt a Cat Month Program of American Humane Association

Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month Program of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

06/11 (Sa) —JCHS Bake/Garage Sale9am to 2pm— at 160 North George St, North Liberty, Iowa. Part of the North Liberty city-wide Garage Sales event

06/19 (M) - 06/25 (Sa) Take Your Pet to Work WeekProgram of Pet Sitters International

06/24 (F) Take Your Dog to Work DayProgram of Pet Sitters International

July

TBAIowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board MeetingTBA

August


08/15 (Sa) National Homeless Animals Day

08/20 (Sa) International Homeless Animals DayProgram of International Society for Animal Rights

Musical Benefit for the Johnson County Humane Society & the Iowa City Animal Center

08/20 (Sa)—It's Reigning Cats & Dogs: a musical benefit for the animals—(adults $10/students K-12 $5)—7pm Johnson County Fairgrounds, 3109 Old Hwy 218 S, Iowa City, IA, (Building B)Featuring 100 of your children, friends, and neighbors singing their hearts out and dancing their feet off for our furry friends—to benefit the Johnson County Humane Society and the Iowa City Animal Center.

08/21 (Su)—It's Reigning Cats & Dogs: a musical benefit for the animals—(adults $10/students K-12 $5)—2pm Johnson County Fairgrounds, 3109 Old Hwy 218 S, Iowa City, IA, (Building B)Featuring 100 of your children, friends, and neighbors singing their hearts out and dancing their feet off for our furry friends—to benefit the Johnson County Humane Society and the Iowa City Animal Center.

08/26 (F) National Dog Day

September

09/04 (Su) National Wildlife Day

09/11 (Su) National Pet Memorial DayProgram of International Association of Pet Cemeteries

TBA—7th Annual Iowans for Animal Welfare Conference—1pm, Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa

09/25 (Su) - 10/01 (Sa) Adopt-A-Less-Adoptable-Pet Week—Program of Petfinder.com

09/28 (W) World Rabies Day—Initiative of Global Alliance for Rabies Control

October

Adopt a Dog Month Program of American Humane Association

Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month Program of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

10/01 (Sa) - 10/07 (F) National Walk Your Dog Weekfounded in 2010 by Celebrity Pet Lifestyle Expert and Animal Rescuer Colleen Paige, to bring awareness to the ever increasing problem of canine behavior issues and canine obesity in America. Sponsored by Animal Miracle Network, it aims to improve the health and well being of America’s dogs and sends the message to unchain your dogs!

10/2 (Su) World Farm Animals Daydedicated to exposing and memorializing the 65 billion land animals raised for food who suffer and die every year.

10/04 (T) World Animal DayProgram of Naturewatch

10/16 (Su) National Feral Cat DayProgram of Alley Cat Allies

10/21 (F)—Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting11am, Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. E-mail us if you'd like to go.

10/28 (F) - 11/04 (F) World Go Vegan Week

10/29 (Sa) National Cat Dayfounded in 2005 by Pet Lifestyle Expert & Animal Welfare Advocate Colleen Paige to help galvanize the public to recognize the number of cats that need to be rescued each year and also to encourage cat lovers to celebrate the cat(s) in their life for the unconditional love and companionship they bestow upon us.

November

Adopt a Senior Pet Month Program of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

11/01 (T) World Vegan DayProgram of the Vegan Society

11/06 (Su) - 11/12 (Sa) National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation WeekProgram of the Humane Society of the United States

11/25 (F )—Fur Free Friday

December

• TBA—JCHS Giftwrap Fundraiser at Leash on Life—Leash on Life, 432 Highway 1 Iowa City, IA.

• TBA—JCHS Giftwrap Fundraiser at Leash on Life—Leash on Life, 650 Pacha Pkwy #5, North Liberty, IA.

 

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12/4/14 (Th)Iowa Federation of Humane Societies 2015 Animal Welfare Legislative Preview6pm, Iowa City public Library, 123 S Linn St, Iowa City, Iowa. RSVP online, or just show up!

• 12/20 (Sa) and 12/21 (Su)—JCHS Giftwrap Fundraiser at Leash on Life—10:30am to 5pm— Leash on Life, 432 Highway 1 Iowa City, IA 52246.

Adopt a Senior Pet Month Program of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

11/01 (Sa) World Vegan DayProgram of the Vegan Society

11/03 (M) - 11/10 (M) National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation WeekProgram of the Humane Society of the United States

11/28 (F )—Fur Free Friday

Adopt a Dog Month Program of American Humane Association

Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month Program of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

10/01 (W) - 10/07 (T) National Walk Your Dog Weekfounded in 2010 by Celebrity Pet Lifestyle Expert and Animal Rescuer Colleen Paige, to bring awareness to the ever increasing problem of canine behavior issues and canine obesity in America. Sponsored by Animal Miracle Network, it aims to improve the health and well being of America’s dogs and sends the message to unchain your dogs!

10/2 (Th) World Farm Animals Daydedicated to exposing and memorializing the 65 billion land animals raised for food who suffer and die every year.

10/04 (Sa) World Animal DayProgram of Naturewatch

10/16 (Th) National Feral Cat DayProgram of Alley Cat Allies

10/17 (F)Oxford Feral Barn Cat Spay/Neuter DayProgram of Oxford Veterinary Center and JCHS. $25 per cat includes spay/neuter plus Rabies vaccination! Call Oxford Vet Center for an appointment (319-628-4346).

10/17-18 (F/Sa)—6th Annual Iowans for Animal Welfare Conference—1pm, Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. Register online!

10/24 (F) - 10/31 (F) World Go Vegan Week

10/29 (W) National Cat Dayfounded in 2005 by Pet Lifestyle Expert & Animal Welfare Advocate Colleen Paige to help galvanize the public to recognize the number of cats that need to be rescued each year and also to encourage cat lovers to celebrate the cat(s) in their life for the unconditional love and companionship they bestow upon us.

09/04 (Th) National Wildlife Day

09/14 (Su) National Pet Memorial DayProgram of International Association of Pet Cemeteries

09/21 (Su) - 09/27 (Sa) Adopt-A-Less-Adoptable-Pet Week—Program of Petfinder.com

09/28 (Su) World Rabies Day—Initiative of Global Alliance for Rabies Control

TBAIowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting11am to 2pm at the Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.


08/17 (Sa)National Homeless Animals Day

08/16 (Sa) International Homeless Animals DayProgram of International Society for Animal Rights

08/26 (T) National Dog Day

07/12/14 (Sa)Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting11am to 2pm at the Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.

07/13/14 (Su)Iowa Humane Alliance Microchip Clinic1pm to 5pm at Petco, 2515 Corridor Way, Coralville, Iowa. We want to help make sure your lost pet always finds his or her way home! We will be microchipping both dogs and cats for only $25 per chip. Every lost pet deserves to be found. Get your pets chipped with lifetime identification and help support Iowa Humane Alliance's mission to help Iowa's animals at the same time!?

07/17/14 (Th)IIowa Humane Alliance Community Cat Colony Care and T-N-R Workshop6:30pm to 8:30pm at the Iowa City Public Library, 123 S. Linn St, Meeting Room A, Iowa City. Got neighborhood cats? We want to help! Come to this FREE workshop to learn everything you need to know about how to safely trap-neuter-return and care for the community cats in your neighborhood or barn. Refreshments will be served!

Adopt a Cat Month Program of American Humane Association

Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month Program of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

06/14 (Sa) —JCHS Garage Sale9am-2pm at 160 North George St, North Liberty, Iowa. Part of the North Liberty city-wide Garage Sales event

06/16 (M) - 06/21 (Sa) Take Your Pet to Work WeekProgram of Pet Sitters International

06/20 (F) Take Your Dog to Work DayProgram of Pet Sitters International

05/03 (Sa) National Specially-abled Pets Day

05/04 (Su) —International Respect for Chickens Day—Program of United Poultry Concerns

05/05 (M) - 05/11 (Su) Be Kind to Animals WeekProgram of American Humane Association

05/05 (M) - 05/11 (Su) Puppy Mill Action WeekProgram of the Humane Society of the United States

05/16 (F)Endangered Species Day

05/18 (Su) - 05/25 (Sa) National Dog Bite Prevention WeekProgram of American Veterinary Medical Association

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals MonthProgram of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

• National Pet First Aid Awareness MonthProgram of the American Red Cross

04/06 (Su) - 04/12 (Sa) National Animal Control Appreciation Week—Program of National Animal Control Association

04/10 (Th) National Farm Animal Day

04/11 (F) National Pet Day

04/13 (Su) - 04/19 (Sa) World Week for Animals in LaboratoriesProgram of In Defense of Animals

04/26 (Sa) National Kids & Pets Day

04/27 (Su) Free Feral Cat Spay DayProgram of Alley Cat Rescue

Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

03/01 (Th) National Horse Protection Day

03/20 (Th) —Great American MEAT-OUTThousands of caring people in all 50 U.S. states and two dozen other countries encourage their friends, families, and communities to "kick the meat habit” and explore a wholesome, compassionate diet of fruits, vegetables, and whole grains.

TBAIowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting11am to 2pm at the Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.

• Spay/Neuter Awareness Month Program of the Humane Society of the United States

Unchain a Dog Month —Program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

02/06 (Th)Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Humane Lobby Day and Quarterly Board Meeting—10am at the State Capitol, Des Moines, Iowa. Representatives from the IFHS, HSUS, and others will be available with information, talking points, and can help you through the process of lobbying your state legislators. Grassroots lobbying by constituents is one of the most effective ways to help advocate for better animal welfare laws in Iowa. Your efforts are crucial to achieving that goal.

IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.

02/14 (F) National Pet Theft Awareness DayProgram of Last Chance for Animals

02/15 (Sa) Make Mine ChocolateProgram of Columbus House Rabbit Society

02/25 (T) —World Spay Day USA—20th Annual! World Spay Day is an annual campaign of The HSUS and Humane Society International that shines a spotlight on spay/neuter—a proven way to save the lives of companion animals, feral cats, and street dogs who might otherwise be put down in a shelter or killed on the street.

• Adopt a Rescued Bird MonthProgram of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

01/05 (Su) —National Bird Day

01/21 (T) Squirrel Appreciation Day

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12/21-22 (Sa-Su)—JCHS Giftwrap Fundraiser at Leash on Life—hours TBA— Leash on Life, 432 Highway 1 Iowa City, IA 52246.

Adopt a Senior Pet Month Program of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

11/01 (F) World Vegan DayProgram of the Vegan Society

11/03 (Su) - 11/09 (Sa) National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation WeekProgram of the Humane Society of the United States

11/29 (F)—Fur Free Friday

Adopt a Dog Month Program of American Humane Association

Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month Program of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

10/01 (T) - 10/07 (M)National Walk Your Dog Weekfounded in 2010 by Celebrity Pet Lifestyle Expert and Animal Rescuer Colleen Paige, to bring awareness to the ever increasing problem of canine behavior issues and canine obesity in America. Sponsored by Animal Miracle Network, it aims to improve the health and well being of America’s dogs and sends the message to unchain your dogs!

10/2 (W) World Farm Animals Daydedicated to exposing and memorializing the 65 billion land animals raised for food who suffer and die every year.

10/04 (F) World Animal DayProgram of Naturewatch

10/12 (Sa)JCHS Book Sale & Pet Product Boutique!—9am to 2pm (Early Bird Entry with $10 donation at 8:30am) at the Odd Fellows’ Hall—1839 B Street, Iowa City, IA.

10/16 (W) National Feral Cat DayProgram of Alley Cat Allies

TBAWorld Go Vegan Week

10/29 (T) National Cat Dayfounded in 2005 by Pet Lifestyle Expert & Animal Welfare Advocate Colleen Paige to help galvanize the public to recognize the number of cats that need to be rescued each year and also to encourage cat lovers to celebrate the cat(s) in their life for the unconditional love and companionship they bestow upon us.

09/04 (T)National Wildlife Day

09/08 (Su) National Pet Memorial DayProgram of International Association of Pet Cemeteries

09/22 (Su) - 09/28 (Sa) Adopt-A-Less-Adoptable-Pet Week—Program of Petfinder.com

09/28 (Sa) World Rabies Day—Initiative of Global Alliance for Rabies Control

09/20 (F) - 09/21 (Sa)Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting11am to 2pm at the Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.

08/10 (Sa)Witty Kitties Fundraiser & Open House—4-7pm at 3133 Roberts Ferry Rd, Solon, Iowa.

08/17 (Sa)National Homeless Animals Day

08/17 (Sa) International Homeless Animals DayProgram of International Society for Animal Rights

08/26 (Su)National Dog Day

07/27 (Sa)Cool, East-side Iowa City, Annual Neighborhood Garage Sale8am-1pm at 409 & 418 Crestview Ave (partial benefits to JCHS) & 415 Elmridge Ave IC. Listing includes:  household items, books, LP, art pottery, framed art prints, linens, & accessories for animals and those who love them.

06/01 (Sa)JCHS Pet Boutique and More Sale!—9-2pm ($10 donation gets you in at 8:30am) at the Odd Fellows Lodge, 1839 B St, Iowa City, Iowa (the Lodge is on B St between E. Court St and 5th Ave in southeast Iowa City).  Fundraising for Johnson County Humane Society, Witty Kitties, and Iowa Humane Alliance.

Adopt a Cat Month Program of American Humane Association

Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month Program of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

06/17 (M) - 06/21 (F) Take Your Dog to Work WeekProgram of Pet Sitters International

06/21 (F) Take Your Dog to Work DayProgram of Pet Sitters International

06/28 (F)Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting11am to 2pm at the Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.

05/03 (Th)National Specially-abled Pets Day

05/04 (Sa) —International Respect for Chickens Day—Program of United Poultry Concerns

05/05 (Su) - 05/11 (Sa) Be Kind to Animals WeekProgram of American Humane Association

05/06 (Su) - 05/12 (Sa) Puppy Mill Action WeekProgram of the Humane Society of the United States

05/17 (F)Endangered Species Day

05/19 (Su) - 05/25 (Sa) National Dog Bite Prevention WeekProgram of American Veterinary Medical Association

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals MonthProgram of American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

• National Pet First Aid Awareness MonthProgram of the American Red Cross

04/07 (Su) - 04/13 (Sa) National Animal Control Appreciation Week—Program of National Animal Control Association

04/10 (T)National Farm Animal Day

04/11 (W)National Pet Day

04/14 (Su) - 04/20 (Sa) World Week for Animals in LaboratoriesProgram of In Defense of Animals

04/26 (Th)National Kids & Pets Day

04/27 (Sa )Free Feral Cat Spay DayProgram of Alley Cat Rescue

Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

03/01 (Th)National Horse Protection Day

03/20 (W)—Great American MEAT-OUTThousands of caring people in all 50 U.S. states and two dozen other countries encourage their friends, families, and communities to "kick the meat habit” and explore a wholesome, compassionate diet of fruits, vegetables, and whole grains.

03/30 (Sa)Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting11am to 2pm at the Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.

03/31 (Su) Make Mine ChocolateProgram of Columbus House Rabbit Society

Spay/Neuter Awareness Month Program of the Humane Society of the United States

Unchain a Dog Month —Program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

02/14 (Th) National Pet Theft Awareness DayProgram of Last Chance for Animals

02/26 (T) —World Spay Day USA—19th Annual! World Spay Day is an annual campaign of The HSUS and Humane Society International that shines a spotlight on spay/neuter—a proven way to save the lives of companion animals, feral cats, and street dogs who might otherwise be put down in a shelter or killed on the street.

01/05 (Sa)—National Bird Day

01/21 (M)Squirrel Appreciation Day

TBAIowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting—11am to 2pm at the Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. IFHS is the statewide umbrella group for local humane societies, shelters, and pounds. Contact us f you want a ride.

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12/24—JCHS Giftwrap Fundraiser at Leash on Life

12/23—JCHS Giftwrap Fundraiser at Leash on Life

12/22—JCHS Giftwrap Fundraiser at Leash on Life

12/14—The 2012 Holiday Coffee House Cabaret & Sing-Along Celebration! Fundraiser for JCHS and the Iowa Humane Alliance

11/7 - 11/13—National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

11— Adopt a Senior Pet Month

10/29—National Cat Day

10/24 - 10/31—World Go Vegan Week

10/16—National Feral Cat Day

10/6—JCHS Book Sale, Silent Auction, and More

10/4—World Animal Day

10/2—World Farm Animals Day

10/1 - 10/7—National Walk Your Dog Week

10—National Adopt a Dog Month

9/21 - 9/22—Iowans for Animal Welfare 2012 Conference presented by the Iowa Federation of Humane Societies

9/21—Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting

9/4—National Wildlife Day

8/26National Dog Day

8/18—National Homeless Animals Day

8/18—International Homeless Animals Day

6/22—Take Your Dog to Work Day

6—Adopt a Cat Month

5/20 - 5/26—National Dog Bite Prevention Week

5/18—Endangered Species Day

5/6 - 5/12—Be Kind to Animals Week

5/3—National Specially-abled Pets Day

4/26—National Kids & Pets Day

4/21—Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting

4/11—National Pet Day

4/10—National Farm Animal Day

4— Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

3/1—National Horse Protection Day

3—Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

2/8—Animal Neglect/Abuse Investigation Workshop (including animal hoarding)

1/25—World Spay Day USA

1/20—Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS) Quarterly Board Meeting

12/11

12/9—The 2011 Holiday Coffee House Cabaret & Sing-Along Celebration! Fundraiser for JCHS and the Iowa Humane Alliance

11— Adopt a Senior Pet Month

11—National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

10/21-22—“Iowans for Animal Welfare 2011 Conference” presented by the Iowa Federation of Humane Societies

10/21—Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting

10/2—World Farm Animals Day

10/1-7—National Walk Your Dog Week

10—National Adopt a Dog Month

10—National Feral Cat Day

10—World Animal Day

10—National Cat Day

10—World Go Vegan Days

9/10—Iowa Women's Music Festival Silent Auction to benefit Iowa Shares, and its Member Organization, JCHS

9/4—National Wildlife Day

6/17—Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting

6—Adopt a Cat Month

5/3—National Specially-abled Pets Day

4/26—National Kids & Pets Day

4/11—National Pet Day

4/10—National Farm Animal Day

4—Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

3/30—Fundraiser at The Red Avacado

3/4—National Horse Protection Day

3—Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

1/15—Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting

12/10

12/3—First Friday Coffee House Fundraiser for JCHS and the Iowa Humane Alliance

11—Adopt a Senior Pet Month

11—National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

10—National Adopt a Dog Month

10—World Farm Animals Day

10—World Animal Day

10—National Feral Cat Day

10/15—Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting

10/15-16—“Iowans for Animal Welfare 2010 Conference” presented by the Iowa Federation of Humane Societies

10—World Go Vegan Days

09/11-12Iowa Women’s Music Festival

09/19Iowa City 4th Annual preZombie March activities

09/26Another...JCHS Kitten Adoptathon

08—National Homeless Animals Day

08—International Homeless Animals Day

08—National Dog Day

08/15—JCHS Kitten Adoptathon

07/17Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting

06—Adopt a Cat Month

06—Take Your Dog to Work Day

5/2 to 5/8—Be Kind to Animals Week

05—National Dog Bite Prevention Week

04—Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

04/17 to 4/24—World Week for Animals in Laboratories

04/20—North Shore Animal League Tour for Life

03—Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

03/6—Pet Care Fair

03/20—Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting

3/20—The Great Meatout —25th Anniversary!

02/17—Iowa Animal Lobby Day (puppy mills & animal welfare lobbying)

02/23—Spay Day USA—16th Annual!

01/10—Town Meeting on Puppy Mills & Animal Welfare

12/09

12/4-----JCHS Coffee House Fundraiser at Dawn’s

11/1-11/7-----National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

11/7 -----Iowa Voters for Companion Animal—Puppy Mill Listening Post

11/09-----Adopt a Senior Pet Month

10/25-10/31-----World Go Vegan Days

10/16-17-----Iowans for Animal Welfare Conference

10/16-----Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting

10/16-----National Feral Cat Day

10/4-----World Animal Day

10/2-----World Farm Animals Day

10-----National Adopt a Dog Month

09/26-----Another...JCHS Kitten Adoptathon

09/19-----Iowa City 4th Annual preZombie March activities

09/11-12-----Iowa Women’s Music Festival

08/15-----JCHS Kitten Adoptathon

TBA-----National Dog Day

TBA-----International Homeless Animals Day

TBA-----National Homeless Animals Day

07/17-----Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting

07/03-----Local Low-cost Cat Spay Day

06/28-----Animal Rescue Fun Day

06/26-----Take Your Dog to Work Day

06/13-----Cat (bunny/ferrets, too) $5 Microchip Day

06/09-----Adopt a Cat Month

05/30-----Pet First Aid & Disaster Preparedness

05/16-23-----National Dog Bite Prevention Week

TBA-----Be Kind to Animals Week

04/25-----Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting

04/18-25-----World Week for Animals in Laboratories

04/15-----North Shore Animal League’s Tour for Life

04/09-----Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

03/20-----The Great Meatout

03/2-----A Day on the Hill for Companion Animals (puppy mills & animal welfare lobbying)

03/09-----Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

02/24-----Spay Day USA

02/18-----Iowa Federation of Humane Societies Quarterly Board Meeting: Lobby Day at the State Capitol

01/10-----Town Meeting on Puppy Mills & Animal Welfare

12/08

11/08-----Adopt a Senior Pet Month

11/08-----National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

10/08-----National Adopt a Dog Month

10/08-----World Farm Animals Day

10/08-----Faithful Companions Open House

10/08-----World Animal Day

10/08-----National Feral Cat Day

10/08-----World Go Vegan Days

9/08-----15th Annual Iowa Women’s Music Festival

9/08-----Paws for a Cause: 7th Annual Benefit for the Iowa City Animal Shelter

9/08-----3rd Annual Zombie March

8/08-----National Homeless Animals Day

8/08-----International Homeless Animals Day

8/08-----National Dog Day

7/08-----Adopt a Cat Month

7/08-----Take Your Dog to Work Day

6/07-----Be Kind to Animals Week

6/07-----National Dog Bite Prevention Week

4/08-----World Week for Animals in Laboratories

4/08-----Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

4/08-----Coralville PetcoGrand Opening & Adoption Days

3/08-----IFHS Meeting Quarterly Board Meeting featuring Tara Derby, Chief Executive Officer, Philadelphia Animal Care & Control

3/08-----The Great Meatout

3/08-----Adopt a Rescued Guinea Pig Month

2/08-----National Spay/Neuter Your Pet Day

12/07-----Holiday Open House & JCHS Benefit—hosted by FERAL! & Catnip Farm

8/07-----JCHS& HyVee Drugstore Open House, Adoptathon, Dog Wash, & Cat Grooming 101

8/07-----JCHS Pet Adoption Day—Woofables

8/07-----Iowa Shares’ 2007 Raffle

8/07-----Here Kitty, Kitty...an August Offer from Leash on Life

7/07-----JCHS Pet Adoption Day—Leash on Life

6/07-----JCHS Paws for Celebration Humane Awards Breakfast

4/07-----Donated ’95 Saab 900 SE for Sale

2/07-----National Spay/Neuter Your Pet Day

12/06-----Holiday Open House and Benefit for JCHS

6/06-----JCHS Paws for Celebration Humane Awards Breakfast

4/06-----Pizza Hut $10 Fundraiser Cards

4/06-----Sprint/JCHS Adoption Day

12/05-----Holiday Open House and Benefit for JCHS

10/05-----Younkers Community Day

6/05-----JCHS Paws for Celebration Humane Awards Breakfast

3/05-----“Whitetail: Treasure, Trophy or Trouble?” A presentation by Larry Stone, outdoor writer and freelance naturalist

5/04-----JCHS Paws for Celebration Humane Awards Breakfast

2/04-----Open Forum:  the No-kill Movement & Building No-kill Communities

3/03-----JCHS Forum:  From Fostercare to Forever Homes

10/02-----Blessing of the Animals

9/02-----Pet Loss Seminar

3/02-----JCHS Spay/Neuter-athon

10/01-----Blessings of the Animals

3/01-----Fosters and Ferals: a Forum on Helping Homeless Animals

2/01-----Spay Day USA

10/00-----Blessing of the Animals

10/00-----JCHS “Good Stuff” Sale

8/00-----Kiosk Display Celebrating “The Year of the Humane Child”

12/99-----JCHS Holiday Open House

10/99-----Health Iowa Fair

Articles

2007-----JCHS Community Service Listings

2007-----Foster Care Rules

2007----UIHC Family Pet Visitation Progran

5/06-----Dogs in Iowa Need Your Help!

10/05----Donate to Animal Victims of Katrina

12/00-----When Animals Need Help

12/00-----The Doctor Is In...should you get a pet?

12/00-----Be an Informed Voter:  animal politics

12/00-----Longtime JCHS member Dies

12/00-----Alley Cat Allies:  just ten years

12/00-----Kitten-proofing Tips

7/00-----The Iowa Felony Animal Cruelty Bill

12/99-----Support for a Commemorative Spay/Neuter Stamp

12/99-----Justice for a Dead Kitten Named Zoey


Contact Us

JCHS      P.O. BOX 2775      IOWA CITY, IA  52244-2775      JCHS HELPLINE:  319-338-3357


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