Sept. 17, 2015
-- (New York, NY) Animal World USA is pleased to announce the 7th Annual New York Week for the Animals is scheduled September 26- October 4, 2015. During the extraordinary week proclaimed by Mayors Michael Bloomberg and Bill deBlasio, animal shelters, rescue groups, wildlife centers, educational institutions and humane organizations across the entire state will be hosting fun-filled special events which will be saving lives, building relationships, helping animals and strengthening communities. Educators, students, businesses and caring citizens across the state will be joining in to celebrate and help the animals.
Events will include adoption events, low cost & free spay/neuter events, R.E.A.D. dog programs in libraries, dog training classes, scores of blessings for the animals, youth activities for the animals, 5k's, fundraisers for homeless animals, feral cat workshops, horse events, pet food donations, farm animal sanctuary events, Blessings for the Animals, wildlife camps, bird tours/activities, educational/
meet caretakers presentations, donation drives, and therapy animals visiting schools, hospitals and living-assisted homes.
Also to be included are a salute to our working K-9 and handlers, pet care & safety seminars, low cost vaccinations, educational & tabling events, vegetarian meetups, and celebratory fall festivals for families to enjoy friendship, food, music on behalf of the always amazing animals. There is even more being planned! Scores of precious lives will be saved and lasting new relationships will be strengthened in communities during the dynamic week which will have approximately 100+ events scheduled!
Please note that events and activities will be added right up to and through the week. For more info, please see the exciting website and learn how to become involved at http://www.newyorkanimals.org/