Here’s a look at some animal-related events coming up around San Luis Obispo County:
Name your own price
Woods Humane Society is holding a “name your own price on any animal that fits inside a backpack” promotion through September. To see a list of adoptable animals or for more information, visit http://www.woodshumanesociety.org.
Foxy Doxy donations
The Foxy Doxy Dachshund and Dog Rescue is seeking donations to buy a used truck to help transport animals to and from adoption events as well as from San Luis Obispo County to the Bakersfield and Fresno areas to rescue dogs in high-kill shelters.
Donations can be sent via PayPal donation link at http://FoxyDoxyDachshundRescue.com or by emailing email@example.com. Checks can be mailed to Foxy Doxy, P.O. Box 1213, Templeton, CA 93465.
Dog park volunteers needed
El Chorro Dog Park needs volunteers to help in park maintenance, participate in workdays and fun events, and to join the SLO-4-PUPS board. SLO-4-PUPS is an all-volunteer organization that maintains the dog park with volunteer workers and donations. For more information, call 528-5465 or visit http://www.elchorrodogpark.org.
Adopt a cat in SLO
The Feline Network of the Central Coast holds kitten adoptions from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays at the Petco in the Madonna Shopping Center in San Luis Obispo.
Kittens have been spayed or neutered, vaccinated, dewormed and tested for leukemia and FIV. Adoption fee is $60.
For information on adoptions and low-cost spay or neuter in San Luis Obispo or the South County, or for help with feral cats, call 549-9228.
Upcoming horse show
The Central Coast of California Arabian Horse Association will hold an Open All Breed Horse Show on Oct. 19 at Buckley Stable Arena in San Luis Obispo. Events include jumping, English, Western, trail, halter and showmanship. For more information, call 466-1138 or visit http://www.cccaha.org.