Calendar of Events

Potter Pet U: Estate Planning and Your Pets

Presented by Dave Craven, Attorney at Law
Wednesday, March 8th from 6:00 - 7:00 pm
at the Potter League for Animals

Join us this month to learn all about estate planning and discuss specifics on the best ways to include pets; ranging from ideas of items to include in your Will, all the way to creation of specific Trusts to support your beloved pet. David is an avid animal lover and advocate. He has experience creating long term planning documents for animals from horses to dogs! Pre-register suggested by contacting Eleanor Hanson at 401.846.8276 ext. 120 or by email to Free and open to the public.

Low Cost Rabies Clinic

Saturday, March 18th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
at the Potter League for Animals

The RIVMA is offering a low-cost rabies clinic at the Potter League for Animals in Middletown, RI. It is $10 per animal and it is cash only. All Cats & Ferrets MUST be in carriers and all Dogs MUST be leashed. To be eligible for a three year vaccine, owners must bring proof of prior vaccination. If you cannot provide proof, they will only receive a one-year vaccine. No registration required. You do not need to be a resident of Middletown in order to attend.

LoveBash for Animals

A Benefit Night for the Potter League
Friday, March 24th
at the Atlantic Resort Newport

New Spring Event, New Vibe, New Venue! Save the Date! Friday, March 24, 2017 at Atlantic Resort Newport. Event Festivities include cocktails, dinner by the bite, live music, auctions, and Paws Up! "P.S. I Love You" PHOTO CONTEST Coming in February 2017 - Details to Follow. If you would like information on our underwriting opportunities for the LoveBash for Animals please contact Susan Ryan at 401-846-0592 or email

Pet Loss Support Group

at the Potter League for Animals

The Pet Loss Support Group meets monthly. Pre-registration is required. This free program provides supportive help for those who have been touched by the loss of a pet anticipating the loss of a pet or dealing with the difficult decision of euthanasia. For more information or for immediate support, please email or call Jill at 846-8276 ext. 122. Free and open to the public.

Doggy Biscuit Hunt

Sunday, April 2nd from 1:00 - 3:00 pm
at the Potter League for Animals

Using their remarkable sense of smell, leashed dogs will hunt for eggs filled with biscuits & other surprises for dogs & their people! Hunt will be held outside, rain or shine. Dog and people-friendly dogs only. $10 per dog, No pre-registration required.

Love Some Bunny Days

If you're interested in adopting a bunny or just want to learn more about these loving creatures, visit us during our Love Some Bunny Days. We will provide you with lots of good information and you can visit with all our bunnies that are available for adoptions. 

Love Some Bunny Days are held every Tuesday from 3:30 - 4:30 pm and the 4th Saturday of every month from 1:30 - 3:30pm. No pre-registration required. Questions? Call us at 401.846.8276 or email

Doggy 101

Every Sunday at 1:00 pm
at the Potter League for Animals

Our Doggy 101 session includes information on common puppy behavior & management, as well as focused time with our dog behavior staff. We allow lots of time for questions and answers. At this session you will also receive coupons for your discounted puppy training class and learn about other post adoption support we offer. Doggy 101 classes are held regularly throughout the month and are free of charge. Well-behaved children that can sit for one hour are welcome to attend. Humans only and no dogs please.
Pre-registration is required by calling us at 401.846.8276 ext. 101 or


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