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ONGOING EVENTS

DATE TIME EVENT DESCRIPTION
Always Any time Satellite Adoption Center: PetSmart in Dundalk A varied selection of wonderful cats are always available for adoption at PetSmart Dundalk, 1559 Merritt Boulevard (Danville Square Shopping Center).
Always Any time Satellite Adoption Center: Rescue Me! at Harford Mall A varied selection of wonderful cats and kittens are always available for adoption at Rescue Me! at Harford Mall, 696 Belair Road, Suite 45, Bel Air, MD.  Rescue Me! at Harford Mall is located down the Sears wing and is next to Vision Works.
Always Any time Pet Adoption On Demand HSHC and Comcast have collaborated to produce “Pet Adoption On Demand”, a short video showcasing just a few of the adorable pets available for adoption at HSHC. From your On Demand menu, select “Get Local”, then “Pet Adoptions” to watch the constantly updated selections. Check it out! Your best friend is waiting.
Always During Normal Business Hours Official HSHC Gear Looking for the perfect all-occasion gift for the pet lover in your life? How about an adorable t-shirt or sweatshirt to show your love for animals? We have a large variety of designs and sizes to suit your needs. We also have magnets for your car, baseball caps, and a variety of other merchandise so you can show your support. Come to HSHC’s adoptions office during normal business hours and help support the life-saving programs at HSHC!

FEATURED EVENTS

DATE TIME EVENT DESCRIPTION
September 15-18, 2014 Any time Papa John’s Pizza Fundraiser From September 15-18, order online at PapaJohns.com using promo code FMHCHS and Papa John’s will donate 25% of your order back to the Humane Society of Harford County. Click here to print the flyer to hang on the fridge!
September 15 – November 10, 2014 Any time “Make Your Pet a Pin-Up” 2015 Calendar Contest The Humane Society of Harford County is looking for pets to feature in its 2015 calendar and is holding a contest, which will benefit the animals at HSHC. Each photo submission requires a $10 donation, and the deadline for submissions is 11/10/14. The public will be able to vote on the photos for $1 per vote from Sept. 15 through Nov. 10, 2014. Winners with the most votes will be featured inside the calendar! Pre-ordered calendars may be purchased for $10 each or 10 for $75.  Click here to begin!
September 20, 2014 10am-4pm Adoption Event at SARC’s Family Fun Day As part of its Rising Above It weekend, SARC is hosting Family Fun Day on Saturday, September 20th from 10am-4pm at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen. HSHC is joining in the fun and will be bringing adoptable dogs to meet all the families who might be considering a family dog! The event will also feature entertainment, a moon bounce, youth entertainment, face painting, pony rides, fun vendors and much more. Tickets are $5 (children 5 and under are free).
September 20, 2014 Doors open at 6:30pm; show starts at 8pm Jessica Lynn Live in Concert Fast-rising country music starlet Jessica Lynn will be performing one very special show on Saturday, September 20th in Bel Air at the historic Bel Air Armory. This special evening presented by Merrill Lynch will benefit our furry friends at HSHC! Get your tickets now for just $25 by calling Jenn at 410-836-1090, x104. See you at the show!
September 27, 2014 9am-1pm Adoption Event at Healthy Harford Studies have shown that having an animal companion is great for your health! Join HSHC at Healthy Harford on Saturday, September 27th from 9am-1pm. Meet one of our adoptable dogs that promises to help lower your blood pressure, ease feelings of loneliness and provide plenty of smiles! Healthy Harford will be held at 119 South Hays Street in Bel Air (next to the Bel Air Farmers’ Market).
October 2, 2014 10:30-11:30am “Cat Chat” Presentation at Boscov’s Boscov’s at White Marsh Mall & The Humane Society of Harford County invite you to an informative course that’s all about cats! Learn how to communicate with your cat using indicators such as the look in your cat’s eyes, the tone of her voice, the position of her ears and motion of her tail that reveal her feelings and intentions. This class will also cover solving litter box problems. There is no class fee, but donations are appreciated.
October 2, 2014 11:30am-12:30pm “Plan a Winning Pet Adoption” Presentation at Boscov’s Boscov’s at White Marsh Mall & The Humane Society of Harford County invite you to an informative course about planning for a new pet! Picking the right pet for you and your family is a very important decision. With a little planning, you can find the ideal pet. There is no class fee, but donations are appreciated.
October 4, 2014 11am-3pm Adoption Event Baron’s K9 is the place to be as they celebrate their 10-year anniversary with a Howl-o-ween KarmaVal.  Enjoy a costume contest, raffles, massages, aromatherapy, food vendors and more.  Adoptable dogs from the Humane Society will be mingling with guests too!  Baron’s K9 is located at 525 Pritt Lane in Bel Air.
October 4, 2014 12-2pm Adoption Event Head over to Rita’s Italian Ice in Churchville for a sweet treat and some fall fun! Dress your pet in a costume for a chance to win FREE Rita’s Ice for a year! (52 FREE Regular ice coupons). Pictures will be taken of your pet and posted on Facebook, and the pet with the most “likes” wins! The Humane Society of Harford County will bring adoptable dogs and will be selling t-shirts too! Rita’s is located at 2310 Churchville Road. (FREE treats for all pets!)
October 4, 2014 10am-5pm Darlington Apple Festival The Humane Society of Harford County will have a booth at the Darlington Apple Festival, selling t-shirts, magnets, and other merchandise that proudly proclaims you as a pet lover. This huge festival will be held rain or shine in the quaint village of Darlington, and features an outdoor stage with all day entertainment, craft vendors, food and so much more. Stop by our booth to show your support!
October 18, 2014 12-3pm Adoption Event Join the Humane Society of Harford County at Rescue Me! at Harford Mall, its satellite cat adoption center, for a dog adoption event!  Meet a variety of dogs and check out the great pet supplies and gifts from our partner, The Mill at The Mall.  Rescue Me! at Harford Mall is located next to Vision Works inside the mall at 696 Belair Road.
October 21, 2014 9am-11pm Friends Helping Friends Fundraiser at Boscov’s Department Store On Tuesday, October 21st, Boscov’s Department Store will again host its popular FRIENDS HELPING FRIENDS event, a special shopping day filled with fun and fundraising. For a $5 donation to The Humane Society of Harford County, you’ll receive a 25% OFF SHOPPING PASS that can be used from 9am-11pm. Plus, enjoy free refreshments and win fabulous door prizes including shopping sprees and valuable merchandise items. To get your shopping pass, visit our lobby in Fallston or contact Erin at 410-836-1090, x106.
October 25, 2014 9am-1pm Adoption Event The Humane Society of Harford County will hold a huge adoption extravaganza at the Hickory Veterinary Complex!  If you’ve been thinking about adopting a dog, you don’t want to miss this event!  Hickory is located at 534 E. Jarrettsville Road in Forest Hill.
October 26, 2014 10am-5pm Adoption Event The Humane Society of Harford County is teaming up with the Concord Point Lighthouse for a Halloween Tails & Treats pet fair on Sunday, October 26th from 10-5.  Bring your dog to this free event and enjoy local resources, vendors, a pet costume parade, raffles and prizes.  Plus, meet a few adoptable dogs from the Humane Society.  The Lighthouse is located at the corner of Concord & Lafayette Streets in Havre de Grace.