Orr's Jewelers presents: Diamonds and Dogs to benefit Animal Friends
Enter photos until Feb. 12. Trunk show is Feb. 13 | 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Orr's Jewelers Squirrel Hill
(5857 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh PA 15217)
Diamonds and Dogs - because a girl can never have enough best friends! Orr’s Jewelers in Squirrel Hill and Sewickley are hosting a photo contest and trunk show in conjunction with LAGOS Jewelry. Upload a photo of you and your best pet friend to the “Diamond and Dogs Album” on the Orr’s Facebook page until Feb. 12. The photo with the most likes will be declared the winner of a “XO” diamond stack bracelet.

Even if you don't win, join us at the Orr's Jewelers Squirrel Hill location on Feb. 13 for a LAGOS Jewelry trunk show. Adoptable Animal Friends' canines will be on hand from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. In addition to a generous $1,000 donation made by Orr’s, Animal Friends will be a beneficiary of all items sold in the trunk show! Buy your sweetie something for Valentine's Day this year and benefit the animals at Animal Friends!
 

W(h)ine! - SOLD OUT
Fri., Feb. 12 | 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Join us for a very special Valentine’s Day themed wine tasting and bring your pup along for a doggie social! In addition to the wine tasting, try your luck at the Chinese auction and socialize with other pet owners. Registration is required as space is limited. Dogs that are both people and dog-friendly are welcome to attend. Please bring your four-footed companion's vaccination record. Please, no retractable leashes; only standard 5-6 ft leashes. This event is sold out.

Mattress Factory presents: Breakfast in Bed  
Sun., Feb. 14 | 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. | Mattress Factory
(505 Jacksonia St, Pittsburgh PA 15212)
Join us and our friends at the Mattress Factory for your best Valentine's Day ever: a 21+ brunch at the Mattress Factory museum! Enjoy Wigle Whiskey bloody marys, Salúd Juicery mimosas, a Waffallonia Liège waffle bar and FREE museum admission. Don't leave without meeting our adoptable animals, creating a cat-collage valentine or exploring the museum!

A $30 donation includes one drink of your choice, a meal from the waffle bar + exclusive access to the museum’s galleries before they’re open to the public. For the special MF Member discount code, please contact caitlin@mattress.org

 

Petsmart National Adoption Weekend
Sun., Feb. 14 | 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. | East Liberty Petsmart
(5986 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh PA 15206)
Animal Friends will be participating in Petsmart’s Adoption Weekend on Sun., Feb. 14 at the East Liberty Petsmart location. We will have adoptable cats and rabbits during this time frame and are hoping to find these wonderful animals their forever homes! If you are looking to add some love to your life this Valentine’s Day, look no further than these adorable, adoptable animals! We hope to see you there!

Animal Friends' Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate-Return Benefit Happy Hour at Franktuary
Wed., Feb. 17 | 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. | Franktuary
(3810 Butler St., Pittsburgh PA 15201)
Join us and our friends at Franktuary for a very special happy hour event. Enjoy delicious hot (and not!) dogs along with mixed drinks from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., with 10% of the proceeds going towards Animal Friends' Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate-Return (TNVR) program. This important program reaches out to local communities to help control the population of feral cats with low-cost spay/neuter surgeries and vaccinations. Try your luck at winning some fabulous raffle baskets as well!
 

Lagomorphs and Lattes
Fri., Feb. 19 | 7-9 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Bunnies, coffee, tea and pastries. What more could you want? In honor of Adopt-a-Shelter-Rabbit Month, we are putting on our first ever Lagomorphs and Lattes event at Animal Friends! Warm up this winter with some delicious coffee, tea and pastries while enjoying the company of our adoptable shelter rabbits! We are asking a $10 admission donation to this event. Click here to register! For questions, please contact Erica Keith, Event and Satellite Adoption Assistant, at ekeith@thinkingoutsidethecage.org or 412.847.7096.

Animal Friends' Dogs Visit Bethel Park Petco
Sat., Feb. 20 | 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Bethel Park Petco
(59 Fort Couch Road, Bethel Park PA 15241)
Animal Friends will be showcasing our adoptable dogs at the Bethel Park Petco! Come meet adorable, adoptable canines. If you happen to meet your match at the Petco, volunteers will be able to tell you your next steps in making the match permanent! Click here for adoption guidelines. This is a wonderful opportunity to come meet some adorable dogs, learn more about Animal Friends, and shop for your furry loved ones!

Animal Friends' Rabbits Visit North Hills Petsmart
Sun., Feb. 21 | 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. | North Hills Petsmart
(6210 Northway Mall Dr., Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Animal Friends will be showcasing our adoptable rabbits at the North Hills Petsmart to celebrate Adopt-a-Shelter-Rabbit month! Come meet adorable, adoptable rabbits. If you happen to meet your match, volunteers will be able to tell you your next steps in making the match permanent! Click here for adoption guidelines. This is a wonderful opportunity to come meet some adorable buns, learn more about Animal Friends, and shop for your furry loved ones!

Bunny Book Reading and Signing Event
Sun., Feb. 21 | 3 - 5 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Dede Rittman, author of the children’s book, Grady Gets Glasses, will be at Animal Friends for a book reading and signing! Author Dede Rittman created a special friend for children who wear glasses in her new children’s book, Grady Gets Glasses. In Grady Gets Glasses, children will meet Grady, their new rabbit friend who wears glasses. Join us between 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. to hear this wonderful book read aloud while hanging out with some of our adoptable shelter rabbits! A book signing will take place after the reading. Please join us! Visit Rittman's website here.

Space is limited, so if you are planning on joining us please contact Erica Keith at ekeith@thinkingoutsidethecage.org or 412.847.7096.

Bunny Yoga - SOLD OUT
Fri., Feb. 26 | 6 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Wind down from the week with a relaxing "hoppy hour" of Bunny Yoga! Practice your sasangasana, or Rabbit Pose, with the professionals - our very own shelter rabbits! Class begins promptly at 6 p.m. Limited yoga mats are available. Please feel free to bring your own mat, as well as water, yoga blocks or any other equipment you might need.  This event is sold out.

Questions? Please contact Erica at 412.847.7096.

Pittsburgh Police present: Biscuits Bingo
Sat., Feb. 27 | Doors open at 10 a.m. and Bingo start at 12 p.m. | IBEW Local Union #5 Hall
(5 Hot Metal St, #100, Pittsburgh PA 15203)
Come play a fun afternoon of bingo and win fabulous prizes while helping local animal welfare organizations - including Animal Friends! Just $25 at the door (cash only) will get you an afternoon full of bingo, raffles, and Chinese Auctions. Bring a food item to donate and get a special bingo card to play! No pets or smoking, please. Questions? Contact pghbiscuitsbingo@yahoo.com

Animal Friends' Rabbits Visit North Hills Petsmart
Sun., Feb. 28 | 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. | North Hills Petsmart
(6210 Northway Mall Dr., Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Animal Friends will be showcasing our adoptable rabbits at the North Hills Petsmart to celebrate Adopt-a-Shelter-Rabbit month! Come meet adorable, adoptable rabbits. If you happen to meet your match, volunteers will be able to tell you your next steps in making the match permanent! Click here for adoption guidelines. This is a wonderful opportunity to come meet some adorable buns, learn more about Animal Friends, and shop for your furry loved ones!

Animal Friends celebrates Read Across America Day
Sun., March 6 | 11a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
We’re celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday, and we hope you’ll join us for the party! We’ll be reading some of our favorite books with therapy animals and shelter pets. A photo board, petting opportunities, and refreshments are included. And Max the Malamute will be here with his cart, giving rides to kids and adults alike! Click here to register today. Registration deadline is Thur., March 3 by 5:00 p.m.

10-Days-of-10 Anniversary Event!
March 10-20 | Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sat. and Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
To celebrate our 10th anniversary at our Camp Horne Road location, we’re offering 10 days of specials you won’t want to miss! With $10 requested adoption donations for all species you can help us to reach our goal to find 100 of our homeless pets a lifelong, loving home in these 10 days! Plus, every 10th adopter will receive a specially made basket for their new family member. And if that’s not enough, take advantage of $10 cat neuter surgeries (please call 412.847.7004 to book your appointment), $10 rabies and distemper vaccines at our vaccine clinic on March 10 and 10 full days of awesome specials in our Retail Store!

McBark and Brew
Fri., March 11 | 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Bring your pooch and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Animal Friends! Taste a variety of micro-brewed beers and Irish treats. While you socialize, your four-legged guests will romp around our Outreach Center and play with other furry friends. This event is for anyone 21 years of age or older. To register, click here!

Pet Photos with the Easter Bunny
Sun., March 20 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Bring your pet to Animal Friends for photos with the Easter Bunny and receive three 4” x 6” prints for just $10! Advanced registration is not required.

Bunny Yoga
Fri., March 25 | 6 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Wind down from the week with a relaxing "hoppy hour" of Bunny Yoga! Practice your sasangasana, or Rabbit Pose, with the professionals - our very own shelter rabbits! Class begins promptly at 6 p.m. Limited yoga mats are available. Please feel free to bring your own mat, as well as water, yoga blocks or any other equipment you might need.  Registration will open soon!

Questions? Please contact Erica at 412.847.7096.

Breakfast with the Bunnies
Sat., March 26 | 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15237)
Word got out that the Easter Bunny is hopping down to Animal Friends and our resident rabbits are throwing their cousin a leaping good breakfast! Join us for a scrumptious breakfast (vegetarian options available) paired with a BunRun for our shelter rabbits. Note: For the safety of our resident bunnies, please leave your pet at home for this event. To register, click here!

Bruegger's Portion of the Proceeds Day
Last Saturday of Every Month | McKnight Rd and Sewickley Locations

If you’re in the mood for good bagels and sandwiches next Saturday, join Animal Friends at Bruegger’s Bagels in Sewickley and McKnight Rd locations. Print out this flyer or show it to the Bruegger’s employees on your smart phone on the last Saturday of every month and 15% of your purchase that day will go towards helping Animal Friends save homeless animals in our community.

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Caryl Gates Gluck Resource Center
562 Camp Horne Road | Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Phone: 412.847.7000 | Fax: 412.847.7001
speak@ThinkingOutsideTheCage.org

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