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Get Involved in July!

June 26, 2017

Make a Summer Commitment to Help Animals in Need

These animal events for a cause are scheduled for July 2017, and your participation would help even more animals in need! From local to road trip, consider these three options for sharing your love and time.

Animal Adoption Foundation Volunteer Orientation

Get Involved in July!Volunteers are always needed at Animal Adoption Foundation, and this July could be your chance to start making a difference in the lives of Hamilton, OH cats and dogs. First, complete their volunteer application, then sign up for these orientation classes:

Level 1 and 2 classes are offered on the same day, so you can take one right after the other.

2017 Hank Kabel Sarcoma 5K Walk/Run for Canine Cancer

Get Involved in July!Take a road trip to Lancaster, OH to benefit canine cancer organization Hank Kabel Sarcoma Foundation. The 5K Walk/Run is Saturday, July 15 at 8:30 A.M.

The event is held to help the Hank Kabel Sarcoma Foundation raise money and awareness for canine cancer and to honor Hank and all other dogs who have lost their battle to this devastating disease. Prizes and recognition will be given to teams who raise the most money, and to the winners of the race.

For tickets and to learn more, click here.

Greyt Greyhound Gathering

Get Involved in July!Head south to Shelbyville, KY and show your support for greyhounds with this event by Kentucky Greyhound Placement. This free festival is Saturday, July 22 from 10AM-5PM.

Event will include Blessing of the Hounds, prepaid catered lunch, costume contest, Ask the Vet and live music during the closing of the silent auction and lots of vendors (for greyhounds, dogs, also hand crafted items as well as Kentucky themed items. In space is available additional vendors will also be included). Admission is free (no ticket required), unless you want the prepaid lunch, email KyGreyhounds@yahoo.com for information.

Learn more and register for the gathering by clicking here.

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May 3 is the Cincinnati Reds First ‘Bark in the Park’ of 2017

May 2, 2017

Bark in the ParkIn 2017, you and your dog have four chances to catch a Reds game together– and the first game is Wednesday, May 3 agains the Pirates.

Learn More About Bark in the Park

Beyond enjoying the game itself, there are several special perks to bringing your furry friend to Great American Ballpark:

  • Join the pregame pet parade on the track surrounding the field!
    • Parade will begin at approximately 6:30 p.m.
    • Due to time limitations the number of participants in the pregame parade is limited, so spots are available first-come, first-served.
  • Browse the pet expo and see dogs available for adoption from the SPCA Cincinnati in the Dog Zone.
  • Have your photo taken with your dog in front of a special Reds backdrop!

2017 Bark in the Park Dates

Bark in the Park

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Spring into Action with Your Dog!

March 27, 2017

Our Favorite Pet-Friendly Activities and Events this Spring

Now that winter is over, your dog probably has as much cabin fever as you do! Take your pooch on some adventures and outings, and enjoy some time together out of the house.

Spring into Action with Your Dog!Opening Day in Washington Park

April 3, 10AM-7PM
1230 Elm St.
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Join us for a free fun-filled Opening Day Celebration in Washington Park! Festivities begin Monday, April 3, at 10:00am with fun games and live music from 2nd Wind Band. The Findlay Market Opening Day Parade kicks off at noon and will pass by Washington Park on Race Street as it makes its way through the city.

Be sure to stick around after the procession for even more music, family-friendly activities, cold beverages, and delicious food options.

Spring into Action with Your Dog!Dog-Gone Easter Bone Hunt

Rentschler Forest Metropark
West Chester, OH
April 1, 12PM-4PM

Easter has gone to the dogs! Bring your pooch for their very own egg hunt. Plastic eggs filled with dog treats are scattered over a well-defined area of the park. Hunts are divided by dogs’ size and will start at different times. Plus, visit with the Easter Bunny and shop local vendors. For more information call 513.867.5835, ext. 301

Easter Fun for Every Bunny at PetSmart

Cincinnati-Area PetSmart Locations
April 8, 12PM-4PM

Hop on in for free photos with the Easter Bunny at PetSmart. Bring the whole family, pets too! They can meet other cuddly pets and go on PetSmart’s CritterTrail Scavenger Hunt. Plus, you’ll get a free 5L carefresh colorful creations bedding with any small animal purchase of $30 or more. While supplies last at participating PetSmart stores.

4th Annual Doggy Easter Egg Hunt

April 15, 1PM
Join this Cincinnati Meetup Group to enjoy the hunt. The hunt will be plastic eggs with cheese and treats in them. The dogs usually take about 5 seconds to figure out how to open them to get the treats out.  I’ll be bringing coffee and have a few people goodies too. I also bring bunny ears for pictures.

Spring Yappy Hour

Washington Park
1230 Elm St.
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Thursdays, 5PM-8PM

Mix and mingle with drink specials and furry best friend on The Deck and in Dog Park. Each week features a unique topic.

Spring into Action with Your Dog!Simmonds Family Dog Park at Miami Whitewater Forest

8715 Hamilton-Cleves Road
Cleves, Ohio 45002

The Simmonds Family Dog Park is the largest public dog park in the Cincinnati region and offers: Enjoy 11 acres of off-leash fun! Four separate fields, including an all-season play field, trees and structures to provided needed shade for canines and their owners, benches strategically located throughout the dog park, dog agility equipment and play zones, a future farm education and animal care facility adjacent to the dog park to be constructed by SPCA Cincinnati.

Mt. Airy Forest Dog Park

5083 Colerain Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45223

Accessible from Mt. Airy and Westwood, Mt. Airy Forest’s 1,459 acres includes miles of hiking trails and bridle trails (located off Diehl Road) for horseback riders. Mt. Airy has Ohio’s only wheelchair accessible public treehouse, an enclosed dog park and disc golf.

Otto Armleder Memorial Park & Recreation Complex

5057 Wooster Pike
Cincinnati, Ohio 45226

With a total of 305 acres, this park has many features, including a 10-acre dog park with areas for large and small breeds, a canine shower, drinking fountains and shade trees. The park also features a 1.0-mile paved trail that connects Otto Armleder’s 1.9-mile loop trail to the Lunken Airfield 5-mile loop trail, a playground, reservable soccer fields, river outlook and canoe access to the Little Miami River.

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Mega Adoption Event this Weekend!

February 7, 2017

My Furry Valentine Mega Adoption Event

Cincinnati’s Largest Pet Adoption Event

Meet lovable cats and dogs (and other small critters!) looking for the best Valentine ever – a forever home. Dozens of rescue groups and shelters come together— some offering same-day adoptions that could see you heading home with your new heartthrob that day. Or, just go on a few “first dates” to see if any sparks fly!

Mega Adoption Event this Weekend!

Saturday, February 11th, 12 pm – 6 pm
Sunday, February 12th, 10 am – 5 pm

My Furry Valentine Website
My Furry Valentine on Facebook

Sharonville Convention Center
11355 Chester Road
Cincinnati, OH 45246

Admission
General Admission: $5/person, for ages 5 and up
Early Bird Admission: $25 for 1 – $40 for 2
Children 17 & under are free when accompanying an adult

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FREE Pet Picture with Santa

December 1, 2016

December Themes

Join us at our office for free pictures with Santa and paw print ornament-making. It will be a festive way to bring in the holidays!

Saturday, December 10th from 2-3:30 P.M.

Companion Care Animal Hospital
5117 Dixie Hwy
Fairfield OH 45014

Bring your family and your pets, so everyone can meet Santa and snap a photo. Tell your friends! Here are some great pictures from last year’s Pet Picture with Santa Event:

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Trick or Treat with Your Dog this Sunday!

October 18, 2016

HOWL at VOA MetroPark, 12:30 PM Sunday October 23

Trick or Treat with Your Dog this Sunday!Join us with your dogs and kids for a fun Halloween celebration. Registration starts at 12:30, and there’s a costume parade from 1-1:30PM. Trick-or-treating for canines and kids alike start after the parade.

Price is $5 per dog. Children are free with a paid canine. Proceeds support the Wiggley Field Dog Park Fund.

Voice of America MetroPark Gazebo
7850 VOA Park Dr.
West Chester, OH 45069

Visit the MetroParks of Butler County website for more information.

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Senior Pet Wellness Month Specials

September 8, 2016

September is Senior Pet Wellness Month. Cats become seniors around nine years of age, while dogs are considered seniors at just seven years.

Senior Pet Wellness Month Specials

We would love to help your senior pet stay healthy and happy. Senior pets are more susceptible to disease and injury, which can be treated more effectively with preventive care. Celebrate Senior Pet Wellness by bringing your senior cat or senior dog in for a routine lab screening.

Save 25% on Senior Pet Wellness Labwork

From September 12-26, Senior pet Wellness Screens are just $75, a 25% savings. Senior pets are 7+ years old.

This visit includes:

  • Complete blood count
  • Chemistry profile
  • Urine

Special Price for Young Adult Wellness Labwork

Preventive care is important at all stages of your pet’s life. So, we don’t want to leave out the younger pets! From September 26 – October 10, bring in your young adult pet (age 6 or younger) for a Wellness Screen at the special price of $50.

This visit includes:

  • Complete blood count
  • Chemistry profile

Offer only valid with routine check-ups/ healthy pets. This wellness screen does not include care for pets who are ill. Please call (513) 829-8989 to make an appointment and to discuss any questions you have about our special offers.

Learn more about senior pet health in Vet Street’s article, “How to Help Your Dog or Cat Age Gracefully:”

Pets age much the same as we do but at an accelerated rate. In order to help offset this faster aging process and detect potentially serious age-related diseases and conditions at the earliest stages, most veterinarians recommend that healthy senior dogs and cats be examined every six months. Scheduling these regular wellness exams is one of the most important steps you can take to keep your senior pet healthy. Why? Because the earlier your pet’s health problems are detected, the more options you and your veterinarian have to either cure them, slow their progression or help keep your pet more comfortable.

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June 25th Groovin’ on the Green

June 18, 2015

If you missed us at Doggie Date night that is okay! Come see us at Groovin’ on the Green in Fairfield on Thursday, June 25th. We will be doing free toe nail trims for cat and or dog food donations for Partners in Prime

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2ND ANNUAL DOGGIE DATE NIGHT JUNE 13TH

May 13, 2015

Come join us at our 2nd annual doggie date night here at Companion Care. The event starts at 7:30 and is held in our parking lot! The featured movie is Cats & Dogs. This event is dog friendly so feel free to bring your pup on a leash!  There will be Flubs ice cream and frosty paws for your pup(s). There will also be nachos popcorn, hot dogs, and cotton candy ! All we ask is to bring a pet food donation for our seniors at Partners in Prime. The food donation can be canned or dry. Also, don’t forget to bring a chair or blanket to sit on ! If you have any questions feel free to call ! 513-829-8989

SEE YOU THERE !!!

 

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