The sweet therapy pups at Bluegrass Care Navigators were finally given names, selected from the hundreds of suggestions submitted by supporters. The first is Grace, a female Golden Retriever and will serve Eastern Kentucky. Her name means “in favor or good will” and “to honor.” The second is Rosemary, a female Yellow Labrador. Her name means “remembrance.” Lastly is Sampson, a male Yellow Labrador. His name means “service” and “sun.”
The Lexington Humane Society is teaming up with Uptown Hounds for a Spookapoolooza on Saturday, October 19 beginning at 11 am. There are burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches, face painting, silent auction, and more for the humans. For an extra cost, dogs are allowed to swim. Tickets benefit the animals at the Lexington Humane Society.
Halloween at PetSuites
PetSuites in Hamburg invites pet parents, kids, and dogs to a Halloween Party on Saturday, October 26. From noon to 3 pm stop by for pumpkin decorating, goodie bags, and pups in costumes! (2057 Bryand Road)
Oct 5 Bluegrass Greyhound Adoptions, 11 am, Feeders Supply (Richmond Road)
Oct 5 Barktoberfest 2019, 11 am, Hamburg Liquor Barn
Oct 12 Dog Olympics, 1 pm, Brighton Animal Clinic
Oct 26 Halloween Party, noon, Hamburg PetSuites
Oct 26 Adoption Event, 11 am, Pet Valu – Chevy Chase
Oct 26 Pet Halloween Sidewalk Parade, noon, Southern Barker
Events may require tickets or registration. Times, dates, and locations subject to change.
This article also appears on page 23 of the October 2019 print edition of Hamburg Journal.
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