Make plans to attend an event or two benefiting homeless pets this week.
Thursday, May 17
- Dog Days at the Bookworm: Meet an adoptable dog from the Nebraska Humane Society at the Bookworm Bookstore, 89th and Pacific from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Friday, May 18
- Basset & Beagle Rescue of the Heartland Garage Sale: Donate or shop to benefit BBRH, 170th and Pierce Streets from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, May 19
- Basset & Beagle Rescue of the Heartland Garage Sale: The shopping continues at 170th and Pierce Streets from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
- Offsite adoption event: Meet adoptable pets from the Council Bluffs Animal Shelter at Petco, 72nd and Dodge from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Offsite adoption event: More adoptable animals from the Council Bluffs Animal Shelter want to meet you at the Council Bluffs PetSmart, 815 McDermott from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Meet & Greet: Meet a clever Border collie from Nebraska Border Collie Rescue at the Shadow Lake PetSmart, Hwy 370 and 72nd Streets from noon to 4 p.m.
- Meet & Greet: Meet a family-friendly Golden retriever from Golden Retriever Rescue in Nebraska at Wag, 1320 Mike Fahey Street from noon to 2 p.m.
Whether you have been thinking about adding a four-legged family member to your brood or just want to help homeless animals in our community, these events can be fun and informative.
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