Last Updated December 2013
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The ANIMAL PRINT is always interested in sponsoring your next event.
Please call to discuss your ideas: 401.465.2653


Now Through December 31st
A Home for the Holidays Cat Adoption Event
Can you give a loving cat A Home for the Holidays? The Potter League is filled to the brim with cats looking for someone to love, especially this time of year. The Potter League for Animals is holding a special cat adoption event, A Home for the Holidays through December 31st at 87 Oliphant Lane in Middletown. All cats 7 months and older will be available for a special adoption fee of $62.50 which is 50% off the regular adoption fee. All felines available for adoption have been spayed/neutered, are up to date on age-appropriate vaccinations and have been examined by a veterinarian. Cat adoptions include a free carrier, safety collar and identification tag.
In addition, the first 50 adopters will receive a Mystery Prize Bag.

Wednesday, January 1st
3rd Annual Pit Bull Plunge!
10am at Warwick City Park beach area.
See page 28 for details

Friday, February 21st
Diamond in the Ruff
Enjoy food and beverage samples from Belmont Market, The Breachway Grill, Matunuck Oyster Bar, Cool Beans Cafe, and Phil’s Main Street Grille.
The Towers in Narragansett
6:00-9:00 pm. Take a chance on our huge raffle and silent auction.
Enjoy yourself with friends and family
while supporting the Animal Rescue League Of Southern, RI. For more info visit

Saturday, March 1st
7th Annual Mardi Gras Ball
Enjoy the sounds of “The Rockin’ Soul Horns Band, fully catered and cash bar as well as live and silent aucitons. This wonderful event is organzied by friends of the Bristol Animal Shelter. The event will take place at Liden Place Ballroom 500 Hope St., Bristol, RI. Tickets can be purchases at the Bristol Animal. For more info visit www.friendsoftheBristolAnimalShelter.org



Every Saturday
What Would Jeff Do?
Real World Dog Training Talk Radio

Saturdays 8-11 a.m.
Station Hotline: 888-345-0790
Tune In, Call In, and Get Saved.

Herding Dog Meetup Group: Bi-month
This is a bi-monthly meet-up group for herding dogs and their owners. The group meets every other weekend on opposite days at Colt State Park in Bristol, RI at 11am. We ask that dogs are of herding breeds, get along with other dogs, and are up-to-date on shots. our usual time is 11am.

Every Saturday
VSA on WJAR Channel 10

A volunteer with the Providence Chapter of Volunteer
Services for Animals (VSA) appears Saturday mornings on WJAR Channel 10 at approximately 9:15 AM with a cat or dog that available for adoption and is currently residing at the Providence Animal Care and Control facility. Through this segment, the Providence Chapter has had great success with finding many, many animals a forever home.

Every Sunday
8am on 630wpro listen to "PET CARE" live with Dr. Dan Simpson

Every Tuesday
“Pick of the Litter”

Tuesdays at 12pm Thanks to ABC Channel 6, there is another way to find a new best friend. Each week, channel 6 hosts a program called Pick of the Litter that features adoptable animals from the RISPCA.




Every Second Tuesday of the Month
Public Square Tuesdays at Kennedy Plaza!

Join PARL at Kennedy Plaza in downtown Providence for Public Square Tuesdays!! Non-profit agencies from Rhode Island and beyond will gather to present their missions with an interactive approach in a fun, urban setting. Running every second Tuesday of the month from 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM on the sidewalk along Burnside Park. From the arts and humanities to fitness and the environment, Public Square Tuesday plays host to a tremendous variety of action. Upcoming dates: July 13 (PARL will not be attending), August 10, September 14, October 12.




1st Monday of the Month
Low Cost Spay/Neuter

The first Monday of every month (excluding holidays) you can take advantage of (N.E.A.R.) New England Animal Rescue's & Pet Partners LOW COST SPAY/NEUTER PROGRAM. They even provide local transportation.