Washington animal shelters, rescue groups and humane organizations across the state will be spotlighted in over 75 animal-related events on August 19-27 part of the 4th Annual Washington Week for Animals.
Educators, students, businesses and caring citizens will participate in events celebrating and helping animals. Events will include International Homeless Animals Day, Multiple Shelter ‘Clear the Shelters”, Olympia Pet Parade “Beautues and the Beasts”, rescue group adoption days, spay/neuter low-cost events, shelter adoption/drive days, R.E.A.D. dog programs & book displays in libraries, Dog Days of summer, BarkFest & Rover Romp, PawsWalk, educational wolf tours, horse assisted therapy, birding activities, ways to help/adopt horses and farm animals, therapy dogs visiting hospitals & living-assisted homes, and a salute to our military and working K-9’s.
Pet food drive opportunities, veggie & vegan events, low cost wellness clinics, and themed pet events will be available for families to come and learn about helping animals.
You can find the complete list of events here. More events and activities will be added right up to & through the week.
For more info, visit the official website http://www.waanimals.org/.