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Governor Bruce Rauner Proclaims 2nd Annual Illinois Week for the Animals October 10-18, 2015!
Throughout the week Illinois animal shelters and humane organizations across the state will be spotlighted in exciting animal events in various locations. The weeklong celebration will be helping animals and bringing joy to communities.
Educators, students, businesses and caring citizens will be joining in as well, celebrating and helping animals. Events will include adoption days, spay/neuter low cost events, shelter pet adoption/drive days, R.E.A.D. dog programs & book displays in libraries, animal art, unique ways to help horses and farm animals, therapy dogs visiting hospitals & living-assisted homes and a salute to our military K-9s and working dogs.
Also included in the spotlight are pet food drive/opportunities, veggie events & markets, low cost clinics, and themed events for families to come, help and enjoy the amazing animals! Please note we will be adding events and activities right up to & through the week. For more info, to become involved and see calendar, visit the website http://www.illinoisanimals.org/
Animal World USA