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Animal Awareness Day
October 1, 2023 @ 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Come join us for a pet-friendly family fun free event at Branford Town Green located on Main Street in Branford, Noon – 4PM, rain or shine. Get ready to celebrate and learn about our furry friends!
This event is all about raising awareness for animals and their well-being. Bring the kids, bring Fido, bring the whole family! Enjoy a variety of activities including:
• Mini therapy horses & dogs – 12:15
• Mystic Aquarium Traveling Touch Tank – 1:00 to 4:00
• Blessing of the animals – Bring your pet for their individual blessing – 1:30 pm
• Guiding Eyes for the Blind presentation – 2:30
• Missing Link K9 dog training demo – 3:15
• Artisan/craft/business vendors & rescue groups
• Bake sale & food trucks
• Merchandise table, raffles, games
• Opossum ambassador from Farm River Wildlife Rescue
• DJ provided by Nardella’s Music
Discover ways to support animal rescue organizations and learn how to make a positive impact on the lives of animals. Don’t miss this opportunity to show your love for animals and have a fantastic day filled with joy and compassion!
Proceeds to benefit Branford Compassion Club’s Feline Rescue & Adoption Center