Ewaso Lions Update 2014
Tuesday, October 14
6:00 to 7:30 pm
at the Potter League for Animals
Meet Shivani Bhalla, Founder and Executive Director of the Ewaso Lions as she returns to the Potter League to speak about the amazing programs she and her dedicated staff perform daily to save Kenya’s lion population.She will also discuss new initiatives for the project. Don’t miss this fun and informative event.
RSVP by October 13 or for more information, contact Anastacia at 401.846.0592 ext 120 or AnastaciaS@PotterLeague.org
Potter Pet University: Puppy & Kitten Care
Wednesday, October 15
6:00 - 7:00 pm
Alletta Morris Education Center at the Potter League
With proper care, you can steer your puppy or kitten towards a long and healthy life. Join us to find out how to start off on the right paw with your new furry family member. Dr. O’Neal will go over basic care and common concerns and will leave plenty of time for Q&A.
Free and open to the public. Potter Pet U is for humans only; please leave animals at home. Pre-registration required, contact Anastacia Southland, 401.846.0592 ext 120 or AnastaciaS@PotterLeague.org
Save the Date for the Blessing of the Animals
Saturday, October 11
at the Potter League
Free and open to the public
People around the world celebrate the feast of St. Francis of Assisi in October by having their pets blessed in the spirit of this patron saint of animals and ecology. The public is welcome to bring their pets (dogs, cat, rabbits, etc.) to the Potter League on Saturday, October 11 at 1:00 pm. The brief ceremony will be officiated by The Reverend Susan Wrathall, Rector of St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Warwick, and held outside but will be moved to the Potter League's training center in the case of inclement weather.
Contact Nancy Wrathall at 401.846.0592 ext. 117 or NancyW@PotterLeague.org with any questions.
Fetching Friends Transport Program
Fetching Friends is a Potter League lifesaving program which transports animals from high volume/low adoption shelters to our facility in Rhode Island where adopters are eagerly awaiting their arrival. For more information about this program, visit the Potter League's Fetching Friends page on our website.
Make a donation to support this life saving program
Bootsie's Pet Advice Column
Click here to read the Dear Bootsie Advice on Pets Column which appears in the Saturday edition of The Newport Daily News.