Pet Events

Chili Supper to Benefit Shelter Animals

January 9, 2014 0 Comments

The Cedar Valley Humane Society is holding a chili supper fundraiser at Prairie Hill Pavilion, on the corner of Kacena Avenue and Highway 13 in Marion, on Saturday, January 11. Chili, soup, salads, breads, and desserts will be served from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Mr. Hypnotizer will provide live entertainment from 8 to 9 p.m. […]

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Cedar Valley Humane Society Holds “Home for the Holidays” Cat Adoption Special

December 14, 2013 0 Comments

The Cedar Valley Humane Society is holding a Home for the Holidays cat adoption special through December 24.  The adoption special focuses on long-term resident cats; cats more than seven years old; and cats that have bonded together. These select cats can be brought home for only $25 instead of the standard adoption fee of […]

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PAWS for the Holidays Auction Night

December 10, 2013 1 Comment
PAWS for the Holidays Auction Night

PAWSfor the Holidays Auction Night   Saturday, December 14th 7-10 pm at Shores Event Center 700 16th Street NE, Suite L100 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402   Tickets are $25/person Includes FREE drink ticket and festive, holiday hors d’ oeuvres! Tickets are on sale now.  Go to ShoresEventCenter.com or call the Shelter at 319-286-5993.   All […]

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Grand Opening Ceremony & Leash Release

December 1, 2013 0 Comments

The Cedar Rapids Animal Care and Control is excited to invite the public to their Leash Release (Ribbon Cutting) and Grand Opening Ceremony on Saturday, December 7, 2013. The Leash Release will begin at 2:00 pm, followed by an Open House until 5:00 pm. Cedar Rapids Animal Care and Control moved to 900 76th Ave Dr […]

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Holidog Bazaar Benefits Homeless Hounds

November 26, 2013 0 Comments

Dogs Forever will hold a Holidog Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, December 7 and Saturday, December 14 at the Carl and MaryKoehler History Center at 615 First Avenue SE in Cedar Rapids. All proceeds benefit Dogs Forever Safe Place, which cares for dogs of all breeds and ages with an emphasis on senior dogs. […]

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Pet Photos at College Square Mall in Cedar Falls

November 20, 2013 0 Comments

Furry, four legged friends will put their best paws forward while posing with Santa for pet photo nights at College Square Mall. The jolly elf will be available in December to take memory-making photographs with friendly felines and playful pooches. Pet owners do not need appointments and are invited to visit Santa from 6 p.m. […]

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Homeward Bound Gala

November 17, 2013 1 Comment
Homeward Bound Gala

Saturday, November 16th was the Cedar Bend Humane Society’s Gala. This year’s theme was Homeward Bound. My co-worker and friend, Nikki Newbrough, joined me as the co-emcee for the evening. The fundraiser was at The Supervisors’ Club and Event Center in Waterloo. It included music from the Cedar Valley Big Band,  a silent auction, a […]

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Spray (tan) for a Stray on Sunday, December 8th

November 14, 2013 0 Comments
Spray (tan) for a Stray on Sunday, December 8th

Caribbean Tan and Spa in Cedar Falls is hosting its Fifth Annual Spray for a Stray event on Sunday, December 8th. It’s from Noon to 5 p.m. at both Caribbean Tan locations. All proceeds go to the Cedar Bend Humane Society. Locations: 1704 W 1st St, Cedar Falls OR 2022 College Street, Cedar Falls (319) […]

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CBHS Homeward Bound Gala Saturday, November 16th

November 13, 2013 0 Comments

There’s only a few days left to get tickets to this year’s gala for the Cedar Bend Humane Society in Waterloo.   ———————————————————————————-   WATERLOO, IA –On Saturday, November 16th, the community is cordially invited to attend the Cedar Bend Humane Society Gala. This year’s theme is “Homeward Bound,” it will take place at the […]

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Wheelchair Basketball Fundraiser for Retrieving Freedom

November 7, 2013 0 Comments

Retrieving Freedom will breed and train retrievers with the specific traits needed for the duty of being an assistance dog. Specialized schedules are placed for each dog throughout the twenty-four months needed to train an assistant dog to meet the standards that RFI will require for placement. RFI’s dogs are tailored to meet the precise needs […]

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