Triad Pet Events
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Valentine’s Day Pet Adoption Special: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, through February 19, Burlington Animal Services, 221 Stone Quarry Road, Burlington. Adopt any dog or cat for $14. Adoption fees include sterilization and vaccinations. www.BurlingtonNC.gov/pets.
Palmetto Trail Valentine’s Hike: 9 a.m. Feb. 13, Old Battleground Road, just south of White Horse Drive, Greensboro. Bring dog or cat food as a donation to the SPCA de la Triade. tinyurl.com/4baxw9cr.
Sip, Savor, Buy: 1 to 4 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. March 12, Special Events Center at Greensboro Coliseum Complex. Will feature products from North Carolina. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Project HALO (Helping Animals Live On), a no-kill animal shelter and sanctuary in the Carolinas. $30 until February 15, $35 thereafter. Designated drivers, $15. www.southernvineproductions.com.
Megan Blake Dog Training Classes: 4:30 p.m. Sunday, LeBauer Park, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Ask questions, learn new canine behaviors. Registration recommended. tinyurl.com/yc8wcb56.
Adoption Fair: 12-3 p.m. Saturdays, PetSmart, 2641 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro. With Triad Independent Cat Rescue. Visit www.triadcat.org or email meowmire.yahoo.com.
Low Cost Rabies Clinic: noon-2 p.m. Third Saturday, Triad SPCA, 3163 Hines Chapel Road, Greensboro. www.triadspca.org.
Virtual Adoption Fair: 11am-3pm third Saturday. With Tailless Cat Rescue, the Triad SPCA, Helping Hands 4 Paws and other local cat adoption groups. www.facebook.com/pg/taillesscarescue/community.
Adoption Fair: 12-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 1206 Bridford Parkway, Greensboro. With Juliet’s House Animal Rescue. [email protected]
Cat adoptions: Sheets Pet Clinic, 809 Chimney Rock Court, Greensboro. $100 for a cat 6 months or older; $150 for two adoptees together in the same household, 6 months or more. $125 for each kitten, $200 for two kittens adopted at the same time. Fees include neutering, microchipping, feline leukemia and/or feline immunodeficiency virus testing, current and age-appropriate vaccinations, FeLV vaccinations for kittens, flea treatment and deworming. All adoptees receive an “exit exam” from one of the veterinarians before returning home. Every cat or kitten adopted by Sheets Pet Clinic receives vaccinations at half price for the rest of their life, if brought in for annual wellness checkups. Each cat gets one month free pet insurance. [email protected] or www.sheetspetclinic.com.
Triad SPCA: Open for adoptions 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, 3163 Hines Chapel Road, Greensboro. Submit an adoption request and wait for the approval email. www.triadspca.org, www.facebook.com/TriadSPCA, www.instagram.com/spca_of_the_triad.