Animal World USA is pleased to announce Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued an encouraging Letter of Support for New York Week for the Animals October 14-22 2017! During the extraordinary week also previously proclaimed by Mayors Michael Bloomberg and Bill deBlasio, animal shelters, rescue groups, wildlife centers, educational institutions and humane organizations across the entire state hosted fun-filled special events that saved lives, building relationships, helping animals and strengthening communities. Educators, students, businesses and caring citizens across the state celebrated and helped the animals all the while strengthening the communities.
Events included adoption events, low cost & free spay/neuter events, R.E.A.D. dog programs in libraries, dog training classes, blessings for the animals, youth activities for the shelter pets, 5k’s, feral cat workshops, tacks sales for the horses, pet food donations, farm animal sanctuary events, blessings for the animals, wildlife camps, benefits for horses, nature educational/meet caretakers presentations, law conference, donation drives for rescue groups, and therapy animals visiting hospitals and living-assisted homes.
Also included were a salute to our working K-9 and handlers, pet care & safety seminars, low cost vaccinations, vegetarian meetups and vegan celebrations, and celebratory fall festivals for families to enjoy friendship, food, music on behalf of the always amazing animals. Scores of precious lives were saved and lasting new relationships were formed in communities during the dynamic week which had over 125+ events in the spotlight!
For more info, please see the exciting website and learn how to become involved for our 10th Annual New York Week for the Animals in 2018 at http://www.nyanimals.org/