The Paso Robles Dog Jog event takes place this Saturday. Dogs can bring their families for a 4K/2K run or walk along the Salinas River Trail. Co-sponsored by Kennedy Club Fitness and Parks-4-Pups.
Race check-in starts at 8 a.m. and the race starts at 9 a.m. Registration is $20 through race day and available at Kennedy Club at 500 South River Road or online at www.parks4pups.org.
Rent-a-dogs are available at the event from Woods Humane Society for a $50 donation.
Contest starts at 10 a.m. for best dressed, best dog owner look-alike, tallest dog and shortest dog. Raffle drawings and vendors.
Proceeds benefit the construction fund for the Paso Robles Dog Park.
For more information, call 239-8488, ext. 33 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Rain or shine.
Cat, kitten adoptions
The Feline Network holds cat and kitten adoptions from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Saturday at the Petco in the Madonna Shopping Center in San Luis Obispo. Cats and kittens are spayed or neutered, tested and vaccinated.
The adoption fee is $60 for one or $80 for two. A free vet exam is included.
For information on adoptions, low-cost spay/neuter, help with feral cats or to volunteer or donate, call 549-9228 or visit www.felinenetwork.org. Free semi-tame mousers are also available.
Wine 4 Paws fundraiser
Wine 4 Paws, a fundraising event for Woods Humane Society, will be held at over 50 participating wineries throughout San Luis Obispo County on April 9 and 10. During this weekend, the Wine 4 Paws wineries will donate a portion of their proceeds to Woods Humane Society.
To see a full list of participating wineries and get a free printable passport and map, visit www.wine4paws.com.
Microchips for pets
The North County Humane Society is offering microchipping services for pets. The cost is $15, by appointment only. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 466-5403.
If you have a story or photos of your furry, feathered or scaly friend, please e-mail email@example.com or mail to Pet Tales, c/o The Tribune, P.O. Box 112, San Luis Obispo, CA 93406.