Events and News

Basic Skills Dog Training Class

Monday, December 15, 2014

5:30-6:30 PM

Ready to further your dog training experience and help our pups learn the skills that make them even more adoptable?  This is the class for you!  Volunteers work in a group environment with Adoption Center dogs and practice fun life tasks including, sit, down, off and touch.  Requirements include: Pooch Essentials Class.  Sign up using the Volunteer Information Center or e-mail volunteer@ashevillhumane.org for more information.

Pooch Essentials Class

Saturday, December 27, 2014

9-10 AM

Get ready to be hands-on with our canine friends!  This class is for volunteers who want to interact with dogs and puppies at the Adoption Center and at off-site events.  Prerequisites include attendance at a general volunteer orientation session and completion of Bed, Bath & Beyond requirements.  Sign up through the Volunteer Information Center or e-mail us with any questions at volunteer@ashevillehumane.org.

Feline Fundamentals Class

Saturday, December 27, 2014

10-11 AM

Get ready to be hands-on with our feline friends!  This class is for volunteers who want to interact with cats and kittens at the Adoption Center and at off-site events.  Prerequisites include attendance at a general volunteer orientation session and completion of Bed, Bath & Beyond requirements.  Sign up through the Volunteer Orientation Center or e-mail us with any questions at volunteer@ashevillehumane.org. 

 Pet Supplies Plus Adoption Event

Sunday, December 28, 2014

12 - 3 PM

Join us at pet Supplies Plus on Hendersonville Rd to find your new forever friend! Asheville Humane Society will have pets up for adoption and ready to meet you!   

 

Brides for Barks

Saturday, January 10, 2015

10 AM - 3 PM

Former Brides: Donate your leftover wedding product to help another bride and help a great cause!
Suggested items to donate: Flower Girl Baskets, "Here Comes the Bride" Ringbearer Signs & Pillows, Chalk Board Signs, Mason Jars, Gift Card Holders, Cake Knives, Send Off Bubbles & Sparklers, Favors, Aisle Runners, Decor Items, Pew Markers, Cake Plates, Vintage China, ETC! Anything left over that you just don't need! Vendors at the bridal show will also be donating goods and services for a silent auction. All proceeds from the sale and silent auction benefit Asheville Humane Society. For more details visit the Wedding Festivals website.

 

Hard to Recycle Collection Event - West

Saturday, January 24, 2015

10 AM  - 2 PM

Asheville Humane Society will be collecting animal sanctuary items at the West Asheville Hard 2 Recycle collection event located in the Aaron's Rent-to-Own Parking Lot, 1298 Patton Ave. We will be collecting items for reuse including, blankets, towels, pet items, shoe boxes. For a full list of recycling partners and all items being collected for recycle or reuse please visit the Asheville Greenworks website.

 

Low-cost Vaccination Clinic

Sunday, January 25, 2015

1 - 5 PM

Asheville Humane Society and the Buncombe County Animal Shelter's monthly low-cost shot clinic will be held at Asheville Humane Society's Adoption & Education Center located at 14 Forever Friend Lane in Asheville. For pricing and services available click here.

 

 

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