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Sunday
Nov302014

All December Adoptions $25 !

pet adoption fees reduced in December

This season, bring joy to your world. Adopt a pet from Outreach to Pets In Need for just twenty five dollars!  We think everyone should go home for the holidays, so we've reduced adoption fees throughout December!

Saturday
Nov292014

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Saturday
Nov012014

11/06/2014 6:30pm Animal Control Task Force

When: Thursday Nov 06, 2014 - 6:30pm
Where: Stamford Government Center
            Democratic Caucus Room
            888 Washington Boulevard
            Stamford, CT 06901
            (Map)
To Do:  Please try to make it to this meeting and show your support!. As a reminder we are not allowed to speak but any attendance to show we care would be awesome.  Prior meetings have been on the 4th floor but check with the front desk when you walk in. Here and below is the agenda:
AGENDA 
1. Final approval of adoption documents 
2. Report on potential sites for new Stamford ACC 
3. Report on lecture with Humane Society of the US President Wayne Pacelle 
4. Review of current situation, including start of the new volunteer program, of 
the Animal Control Center, Tilford Cobb, Acting Animal Control Officer 
5. Revision of Stamford animal ordinance and policies, input from animal 
welfare/rescue non-profit organizations 
a. Friends of Felines 
b. OPIN 
c. Pitter Patter 
d. STARelief 
e. Others 
Saturday
Oct252014

OPIN's Project Chip'n - Our 11th FREE Microchip Clinic

free pet microchipTreats for your Pets, and Kids with Pets... Best Pet Costume prize, plus meet some Adoptable Pets as well!
Saturday, November 1st 2pm–4:30pm at CHOICE PET SUPPLY
949 High Ridge Road
Stamford CT
NO Appointment Necessary!•Dogs must be leashed•Cats must be secured in carriers for their safety
Project Chip’n is another community outreach program offered by OPIN. Your pet will receive a FREE microchip with lifetime registration in HomeAgain’s registry to give him or her the best chance of coming back home should a disaster strike or if lost or stolen. A microchip implant takes just seconds for a vet to administer, and then your pet has permanent ID that will last its entire lifetime. 1 of 3 pets will stray during their lifetime... Give your pet the best chance of coming back to you.

 

Thursday
Oct022014

10/06/2014 Mayor's Night In/Out Events

Where: Stamford Government Center
 When: Monday Oct 06, 2014,  5-7:00pm
            888 Washington Boulevard 
            Stamford, CT 06901
            (Map)
What:  Shortly after taking office, Mayor David Martin announced that he would hold open monthly meetings with residents to allow them the opportunity to meet with directly with he and members of his administration to share their ideas and concerns.  More here.
Thursday
Oct022014

10/09/2014 - 12PM: Next Task Force Meeting

When: Thursday Oct 09, 2014 - 12:00-1:00pm
Where: Stamford Government Center
            888 Washington Boulevard 
            Stamford, CT 06901
            (Map)
To Do:  Please try to make it to this meeting and show your support!. As a reminder we are not allowed to speak but any attendance to show we care would be awesome.  Prior meetings have been on the 4th floor but check with the front desk when you walk in. Here and below is the agenda:
  1. SKYPE conversation with Nathan Winograd, No Kill Equations
  2. Presentation by animal behavior expert Chris Onthank
  3. Report on lecture with Humane Society of the US President Wayne Pacelle
  4. Review of current situation, including start of the new volunteer program, of the Animal Control Center, Tilford Cobb, Acting Animal Control Officer
  5. Approve pet adoption documents prepared by Law Department
  6. Revision of Stamford animal ordinance(s)
Thursday
Oct022014

Oct 12th-18th: Luigi's Presents - Pasta for Pets in Need!

Download the FlyerWhen: October 12th - 18th, 2014
Where: Luigi's Restaurant & Pizzeria
             968 High Ridge Road
             Stamford, CT 06901 (map)
             203-329-8848 
             www.myluigisrestaurant.com

What: Enjoy Dinner at Luigi’s ... Dine In, Take Out or Delivery… Mention OPIN (Outreach to Pets In Need), and Luigi’s will donate 10% of your dinner check to OPIN, Inc. Enjoy a fabulous meal at Luigi’s and know that you are helping the community pets in need!!

 

 

Friday
Sep192014

09/21/2014 Adopt-a-Dog's 27th Puttin’ On The Dog!

When: Sunday, September 21 10am-4:30pm

Where: Roger Sherman Baldwin Park
100 Arch Street
Greenwich CT (Map)

What: Roger Sherman Baldwin Park will host this popular day of fun, music, competitions, demonstrations and activities for dogs, their families and pet lovers. OPIN will be exhibiting and showing dogs, and we can use some volunteer help with those things as well as with setup and breakdown. Please stop by and say hello!

Thursday
Sep182014

09/27/2014 Strut Your Mutt - NYC

Please join "Team OPIN" or sponsor us as we walk in the 2014 Strut Your Mutt event on Sept. 27th.  Your generous support helps us care for animals like Sal, who left us on Aug. 6th but, not before he finally knew what it was to be loved and cared for.

Join "Team OPIN" Or Sponsor Us!

Thursday
Sep182014

09/28/2014 - Next Rally at Ferguson!

When: Sunday, Sep 28th 1-3 pm 
Where: Ferguson Library (Map) 
1 Public Library Plaza (Bedford and Broad st.)
Stamford, CT 06901

To Do: Spread the Word, Bring your signs! We will be collecting petition signatures related to keeping Stamford's animal shelter NO-KILL.  If you can print out this petition for a no-kill shelter in advance and get signatures-- from work friends, family, neighbors, whomever else you can think of -- that would be VERY helpful to the cause.  Sign the online petition for a modern, humane, no-kill animal shelter in Stamford at Change.org.