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Seats and Sponsorships on Sale

2017 Diamonds in the Ruff will be held on Saturday, September 16 at the North House in Avon. Diamonds is cocktail attire, with amazing live & silent auctions, a seated dinner with wine (cash bar also available), a photo booth, music, dancing and more! Fetch your seats today!  


 

August 19, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Tastefully Simple Online Giveback for CHS
Tastefully Simple believes in giving with gratitude both locally and nationally. Now offering over 80 simple, delicious foods and gifts for every day and every occasion. Stock your pantry - and save pets' lives! Click on the online party link and shop, shop, shop. Special thanks to Donna Kirby, Tastefully Simple Independent Consultant.

August 19, 2017
09:30 AM - 03:00 PM
2017 Clear the Shelters
Let's Celebrate! Join us for a great adoption event taking place at all Connecticut Humane Society locations.

This promotion is a collaboration with NBC Connecticut that succeeded in placing over 600 pets from shelters, animal control and rescue groups all over the state in 2016. Join us and let's make this year even more successful! At the Connecticut Humane Society, all adoptions will be $50 on this one day only. Have questions about the adoption process at the Connecticut Humane Society for Clear the Shelters? Visit this link to download the event FAQ sheet.

Visit the NBC Clear the Shelters link for more information about other participating shelters.



August 19, 2017
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Orvis Norwalk Lemonade Stand

Orvis Norwalk
56 Westport Avenue, Norwalk

Visit Orvis during these mid-day hours to enjoy cookies and lemonade. Store staff will be collecting donations for CHS pets in need. Cool off while saving pets' lives.


 



August 19, 2017
01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
10th Annual BACC Rally and Adoption Event
North Haven Fairground Park
290 Washington Avenue, North Haven, CT

Bikers Against Animal Cruelty (BAAC) holds their 9th annual rally and adoption event. This pet friendly event will feature things to do for the entire family. The event runs all day. The Connecticut Humane Society will be there from 1-6 pm. Visit our booth and learn how YOU can help shelter pets. Free food with admission: $20 adults, $5 kids 6-12, kids under 6 free.



August 20, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Tastefully Simple Online Giveback for CHS
Tastefully Simple believes in giving with gratitude both locally and nationally. Now offering over 80 simple, delicious foods and gifts for every day and every occasion. Stock your pantry - and save pets' lives! Click on the online party link and shop, shop, shop. Special thanks to Donna Kirby, Tastefully Simple Independent Consultant.

August 20, 2017
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Orvis Norwalk Lemonade Stand

Orvis Norwalk
56 Westport Avenue, Norwalk

Visit Orvis during these mid-day hours to enjoy cookies and lemonade. Store staff will be collecting donations for CHS pets in need. Cool off while saving pets' lives.


 



August 21, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Tastefully Simple Online Giveback for CHS
Tastefully Simple believes in giving with gratitude both locally and nationally. Now offering over 80 simple, delicious foods and gifts for every day and every occasion. Stock your pantry - and save pets' lives! Click on the online party link and shop, shop, shop. Special thanks to Donna Kirby, Tastefully Simple Independent Consultant.

August 22, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Tastefully Simple Online Giveback for CHS
Tastefully Simple believes in giving with gratitude both locally and nationally. Now offering over 80 simple, delicious foods and gifts for every day and every occasion. Stock your pantry - and save pets' lives! Click on the online party link and shop, shop, shop. Special thanks to Donna Kirby, Tastefully Simple Independent Consultant.

August 24, 2017
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
Chipotle Giveback Day

All 22 Connecticut Locations

On this one day only, visit Chipotle, show them the digital flyer below or mention Connecticut Humane Society and 50% of your purchase will come to CHS pets. Celebrate the Dog Days of August by saving pets' lives!

 



August 25, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
August Vaccine Clinic
Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low fee vaccine clinics throughout the year.

Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.



August 26, 2017
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Orvis Norwalk Lemonade Stand

Orvis Norwalk
56 Westport Avenue, Norwalk

Visit Orvis during these mid-day hours to enjoy cookies and lemonade. Store staff will be collecting donations for CHS pets in need. Cool off while saving pets' lives.


 



August 26, 2017
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Tommy Bahama Giveback

Tommy Bahama Store, WestFarms Mall
1500 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford

If you haven't finished your back-to-school shopping, now is the time to check that chore off your list and save pets' lives at the same time. During this 5 hours only, Tommy Bahama will donate 10% of all net store merchandise sales to the Connecticut Humane Society. No coupons required. Simply shop til you drop.


 



August 26, 2017
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
New London Pride Festival

Ocean Beach Park
98 Neptune Avenue, New London, CT

Celebrate New London Pride at the festival on the boardwalk. Concessions, vendors, crafts, artisans, non-profits (including the Connecticut Humane Society) and others will all be on hand for this great afternoon of good cheer. Parking is $24 so carpooling is encouraged. Bring your family and friends for a great day at the beach.
 



August 27, 2017
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Dream Ride

The Farmington Club
162 Town Farm Road, Farmington, CT

This 3-day event benefits the Special Olympics based in Cheshire. On August 27, the event showcases dog adoptions and canine related activities. There will be a bike show, car show, dog training demos, a K9 challenge and much more. Visit the Connecticut Humane Society booth and learn about programs serving the pets and people in your community. This is a pet friendly event.
 



August 27, 2017
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Orvis Norwalk Lemonade Stand

Orvis Norwalk
56 Westport Avenue, Norwalk

Visit Orvis during these mid-day hours to enjoy cookies and lemonade. Store staff will be collecting donations for CHS pets in need. Cool off while saving pets' lives.


 



August 27, 2017
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Wine Barre Fundraiser

Rhythm N' Sync Dance Studio
945 Cromwell Avenue, #L, Rocky Hill

Join K.C. of The Bar(re)and Meghan of ONEHOPE Wine for an afternoon of shaking and sipping to benefit CHS pets. The afternoon begins with a 1-hour barre based matte class followed by a wine tasting. 100% of the proceeds from the barre class and 10% of all wine sales will be donated to CHS. Class is only $15 per person (cash/check only). Sign up here. 



August 28, 2017
04:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Chili's Giveback Cromwell

Chili's Restaurant
4 Sebethe Drive, Cromwell

For 4 nights only, visit Chili's in Cromwell, print and present our coupon when paying for your meal, and 10% will be donated to CHS pets. Excludes tax and gratuity.  

 

 



August 29, 2017
04:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Chili's Giveback Cromwell

Chili's Restaurant
4 Sebethe Drive, Cromwell

For 4 nights only, visit Chili's in Cromwell, print and present our coupon when paying for your meal, and 10% will be donated to CHS pets. Excludes tax and gratuity.  

 

 



August 30, 2017
04:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Chili's Giveback Cromwell

Chili's Restaurant
4 Sebethe Drive, Cromwell

For 4 nights only, visit Chili's in Cromwell, print and present our coupon when paying for your meal, and 10% will be donated to CHS pets. Excludes tax and gratuity.  

 

 



August 31, 2017
04:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Chili's Giveback Cromwell

Chili's Restaurant
4 Sebethe Drive, Cromwell

For 4 nights only, visit Chili's in Cromwell, print and present our coupon when paying for your meal, and 10% will be donated to CHS pets. Excludes tax and gratuity.  

 

 



September 03, 2017
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Doggie Dip for a Cause
Wheeler Regional YMCA
149 Farmington Road, Plainville, CT

Bring your dog and join all the fun. What could be better than paddling around in the pool on a hot day! Visit our table and learn all about CHS programs and services. See you there.



September 04, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Closed for Labor day
All Connecticut Humane Society locations will reopen for normal business hours on Tuesday, September 5. Have a happy Labor Day.

September 06, 2017
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Hub & Spoke Giveback Day

Hub & Spoke
3001 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport, CT

On this one day, 10% of all sales will come to CHS pets. Join in the raffle between 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm to raise even more for pets in need. So come on out, have fun, and save pets' lives. Find out more about this great event at this link.
 



September 08, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
September Vaccine Clinic
Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low fee vaccine clinics throughout the year.

Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.



September 08, 2017
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tiny Paws Con

Crowne Plaza
18 Old Ridgebury Road, Danbury, CT

This annual charity event is organized by Tiny Paws. Inc. This year, all proceeds from the raffle will be donated to CHS pets. Get your chance to meet D. Walker of Hopeful Monster Studios and boobun. Join us for a weekend of fun. Visit this link for more information and ticket prices.
 



September 09, 2017
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tiny Paws Con

Crowne Plaza
18 Old Ridgebury Road, Danbury, CT

This annual charity event is organized by Tiny Paws. Inc. This year, all proceeds from the raffle will be donated to CHS pets. Get your chance to meet D. Walker of Hopeful Monster Studios and boobun. Join us for a weekend of fun. Visit this link for more information and ticket prices.
 



September 09, 2017
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Back-to-Pool Splash Party

Wings Over Water School of Swimming
2215 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield, CT

Wings Over Water is looking to expand their student body. Join us for a fantastic open house to learn more about the swimming programs available to the public. Visit the CHS table while you're there and learn all about programs serving the pets and people in your community.
 



September 10, 2017
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tiny Paws Con

Crowne Plaza
18 Old Ridgebury Road, Danbury, CT

This annual charity event is organized by Tiny Paws. Inc. This year, all proceeds from the raffle will be donated to CHS pets. Get your chance to meet D. Walker of Hopeful Monster Studios and boobun. Join us for a weekend of fun. Visit this link for more information and ticket prices.
 



September 16, 2017
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Chester Dog Fair

Chester Fair Grounds
11 Kirtland Terrace, Chester, CT

Join us for a great outdoor day at this pet friendly event. There will be a doggie fun zone, entertainment for kids, food, pet reiki, a dog parade and more. Entrance fee is $5. Visit the CHS table and learn all about programs serving your community.
 



September 16, 2017
06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Diamonds in the Ruff

2017 "Diamonds in the Ruff" presented by RKD Alpha Dog

The North House
1 Nod Road, Avon, CT

Don't miss this year's Diamonds in the Ruff - and save pets' lives!
Click here for tickets, sponsorship and all the details!



September 17, 2017
10:00 AM - 04:30 PM
2017 Puttin' On The Dog

Roger Sherman Baldwin Park
100 Arch Street, Greenwich, CT

This annual event is a fundraiser to support Adopt-A-Dog. Join us as we celebrate their work in the community with this fun, pet friendly public event. All proceeds benefit Adopt-A -Dog. Visit the CHS table while you are there and learn all about programs and services. Entrance fee: $15 adults, $5 seniors and kids 13-18, $25 family package (2 adults/up to 4 children), kids under 12 free.



September 21, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Yappy Hour @ Chamard Vineyard

Chamard Vineyard
115 Cow Hill Road, Clinton, CT

Join us for drinks, appetizers, and fun. Come as you are and feel free to bring a friend. BYOD - Bring your own dog! There is no cost to attend. RSVP to Kerry Garofano at kgarofano@cthumane.org




September 22, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
September Vaccine Clinic
Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low fee vaccine clinics throughout the year.

Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.



September 23, 2017
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
2017 Newington Waterfall Festival
Market Square
Newington, CT

Join us for a fun-filled day where there will be something to do for everyone in your family! Check out the food vendors, artist and crafter booths, live entertainment, the farmer's market and more. A great day to celebrate everything that makes the Newington community great.



September 28, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Yappy Hour @ Roaring Brook Nature Center

Roaring Brook Nature Center
70 Gracey Road, Canton, CT

Join us for drinks, appetizers, and fun. Come as you are and feel free to bring a friend. BYOD - Bring your own dog! There is no cost to attend. RSVP to Priscilla Clark at pclark@cthumane.org



September 30, 2017
11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
PetSense Adopt-A-Thon

PetSense
42 Town Street, Norwich, CT

Meet area rescue groups and animal welfare organizations. Maybe find the pet of your dreams. Visit the Connecticut Humane Society booth and learn all about programs serving the pets and people in your community.
 



October 01, 2017
11:00 AM - 04:00 PM
2017 Animal Awareness Day
Branford Town Green
Main Street, Branford, CT

This great event will have activities for all ages including live music, face painting, a pet psychic, a food truck, live animals, a bake sale and more. The Connecticut Humane Society and other area animal rescue groups will be there to bring awareness to their work in the community. At 1:30 pm local clergy will have a blessing of the animals. Join us for all the fun.



October 06, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
October Vaccine Clinic

Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low cost vaccine clinics throughout the year. Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.



October 07, 2017
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Where the Love is Fall Festival

Hamden Town Center Park
Hamden, CT

This annual festival supports Where the Love Is Rescue. There will be a costume contest for kids and dogs, raffles, music food vendors, games and much more. Visit the CHS table and learn all about programs serving people and pets in your community. 



October 08, 2017
11:00 AM - 05:00 PM
STARS Fest

Paradise Green
Main and Huntington Road, Stratford, CT

Join us for the 12th annual STARS Festival to support the work of Stratford Animal Rescue Society (STARS). Visit the CHS booth while you are there and find out about programs serving the pets and people in your community. Pets welcome!
 



October 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Kibbles & Bits: A visit with Gordon Willard
Connecticut Humane Society
169 Old Colchester Road, Quaker Hill, CT
860-442-8583

Come see firsthand the difference you are making for Connecticut's pets. Join us for a shelter tour, meet shelter leadership and chat with our Executive Director, Gordon Willard. A light lunch will be provided. There is no charge to attend. RSVP to Suzanne Ziemiensky: 860-594-4502 x6311 or sziemiensky@cthumane.org



October 12, 2017
05:15 PM - 07:00 PM
Kibbles & Bits: A visit with Gordon Willard
Connecticut Humane Society
169 Old Colchester Road, Quaker Hill, CT
860-442-8583

Come see firsthand the difference you are making for Connecticut's pets. Join us for a shelter tour, meet shelter leadership and chat with our Executive Director, Gordon Willard. Light refreshments will be provided. There is no charge to attend. RSVP to Suzanne Ziemiensky: 860-594-4502 x6311 or sziemiensky@cthumane.org



October 19, 2017
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Kibbles & Bits: A visit with Gordon Willard
Connecticut Humane Society
701 Russell Road, Newington, CT
800-452-0114

Come see firsthand the difference you are making for Connecticut's pets. Join us for a shelter tour, meet shelter leadership and chat with our Executive Director, Gordon Willard. Lunch will be provided. There is no charge to attend. RSVP to Suzanne Ziemiensky: 860-594-4502 x6311 or sziemiensky@cthumane.org



October 19, 2017
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Kibbles & Bits: A visit with Gordon Willard
Connecticut Humane Society
701 Russell Road, Newington, CT
800-452-0114

Come see firsthand the difference you are making for Connecticut's pets. Join us for a shelter tour, meet shelter leadership and chat with our Executive Director, Gordon Willard. Light refreshments will be provided. There is no charge to attend. RSVP to Suzanne Ziemiensky: 860-594-4502 x6311 or sziemiensky@cthumane.org



October 20, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
October Vaccine Clinic

Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low cost vaccine clinics throughout the year. Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.



October 21, 2017
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Total Life Expo

Mohegan Sun Convention Center
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard, Uncasville, CT

The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT, with the support of the Mohegan Tribe and Mohegan Sun hold the 12th annual Total Life Expo. The one-day event will help you balance the demands of home, work and family. Visit the Connecticut Humane Society booth and learn about programs serving the pets and people in your community.
 



October 26, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Yappy Hour @ O'Neill's

O'Neill's
93 North Main Street, Norwalk, CT

Join us for drinks, appetizers, and fun. Come as you are and feel free to bring a friend. BYOD - Bring your own dog! There is no cost to attend. RSVP to Kerry Garofano at kgarofano@cthumane.org



October 29, 2017
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
R.O.A.R./Blue Buffalo Furry Scurry

Ridgefield Recreation Center
195 Danbury Road, Ridgefield, CT

R.O.A.R teams up with Blue Buffalo for a rain or shine event with a 2-mile fun run for kids, dogs and adults in costume. There will also be live music, food vendors, and lots of dog and kid friendly activities. Visit the CHS booth and learn all about our programs serving your community.
 



November 01, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Yappy Hour @ Raleigh & Company
Raleigh & Company
209 Bruce Park Avenue, Greenwich, CT

Join us for drinks, appetizers, and fun. Come as you are and feel free to bring a friend. BYOD - Bring your own dog! There is no cost to attend. RSVP to Kerry Garofano at kgarofano@cthumane.org



November 03, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
November Vaccine Clinic

Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low cost vaccine clinics throughout the year. Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.



November 11, 2017
10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
CT Pet Expo

XL Center
225 Trumbull Street, Hartford, CT

The annual expo includes dog acts, a reptile show, birds of prey, TICA cat show and more. Visit the Connecticut Humane Society booth and learn about programs serving the pets and people in your community. Entrance fees: $10 adults, $5 kids 4-12, Free kids 3 and under.
 



November 12, 2017
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
CT Pet Expo
XL Center
225 Trumbull Street, Hartford, CT

The annual expo includes dog acts, a reptile show, birds of prey, TICA cat show and more. Visit the Connecticut Humane Society booth and learn about programs serving the pets and people in your community. Entrance fees: $10 adults, $5 kids 4-12, Free kids 3 and under.



November 17, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
November Vaccine Clinic

Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low cost vaccine clinics throughout the year. Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.



November 23, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Closed for Thanksgiving
All Connecticut Humane Society locations will reopen for normal business hours on Friday, November 24. Have a happy Thanksgiving.

November 30, 2017
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Kibbles & Bits: A visit with Gordon Willard
Connecticut Humane Society
455 Post Road East, Westport, CT
203-227-4137

Come see firsthand the difference you are making for Connecticut's pets. Join us for a shelter tour, meet shelter leadership and chat with our Executive Director, Gordon Willard. A lunch will be provided. There is no charge to attend. RSVP to Suzanne Ziemiensky: 860-594-4502 x6311 or sziemiensky@cthumane.org

 



November 30, 2017
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Kibbles & Bits: A visit with Gordon Willard
Connecticut Humane Society
455 Post Road East, Westport, CT
203-227-4137

Come see firsthand the difference you are making for Connecticut's pets. Join us for a shelter tour, meet shelter leadership and chat with our Executive Director, Gordon Willard. Light refreshments will be provided. There is no charge to attend. RSVP to Suzanne Ziemiensky: 860-594-4502 x6311 or sziemiensky@cthumane.org



December 01, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
December Vaccine Clinic

Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low cost vaccine clinics throughout the year. Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.



December 15, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
December Vaccine Clinic

Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low cost vaccine clinics throughout the year. Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.



December 25, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Closed for Christmas
All Connecticut Humane Society locations will reopen for normal business hours on Tuesday, December 26. Have a very happy holiday.

December 29, 2017
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
December Vaccine Clinic

Fox Memorial Clinic
701B Russell Road
Newington, CT 06111

To better serve those in financial need, Fox Memorial Clinic offers low cost vaccine clinics throughout the year. Clinics available by appointment only. Call 860-594-4503 to make an appointment today. Learn more.