Fetch – April 2018 – Events Calendar

A couple weeks ago a guest at your Rancho Coastal Humane Society told us, “There’s ALWAYS something going on around here. Kids. Airplanes full of pets flying in. People making donations or coming because they need help. There’s always something!”

He’s right. There’s always something going on at RCHS. Here are a few of the things happenin’ during the next couple months. Please come join us!


1:         April Fool’s Day (Be nice.)
Easter (RCHS Closed)
2:         San Diego Wildlife Rescue opens at RCHS
2-6:     Week 1 of Spring Animal Camp at RCHS
4:         National Walking Day (Take your dog along)
7:         Pet Food Bank open 9 – 11 AM
9-13:   Week 2 of Spring Animal Camp at RCHS
11:       National Pet Day (Like every other day.)
            12:      Fashion, Flowers, and Fido at the Carlsbad Flower Fields

15-21: National Pet ID Week. Make sure your pet’s ID is accurate.
15-22: National Volunteer Week
19:       National Stress Awareness Day (A great day to pet your pets.)
21:       Pet Food Bank open 9 – 11 AM
22:       Earth Day – Adopt a “recycled” pet
            24-30: National Scoop the Poop Week (Just because.)
26:       National Kids and Pets Day
27:       National Little Pampered Dog Day
National Hairball Awareness Day
28-29: Meet RCHS dogs at the Encinitas Street Fair – 9 to 5
            29:       National Pet Parents Day
30:       Adopt a Shelter Pet Day (That’s every day!)

1:         Hug your Cat Day (Not so tight they squeak.)
May Day
5:         Cinco de Mayo (Cinco de Meow?)
Pet Food Bank open 9 – 11 AM
6:         Meet RCHS dogs at the Carlsbad Street Fair – 8 – 5
            6-12:   National Pet Week
10:      Come to Paws and Pints presented by La Jolla Veterinary Hospital
12:       Hug your Cat Day (Again?)
13:       Mother’s Day (Have your mommy dog or cat spayed.)
19:       Pet Food Bank open 9 – 11 AM
Armed Forces Day
28:      Memorial Day observed (RCHS Closed)

            Adopt a Shelter Cat Month

1:         Hug Your Cat Day (Again? Okay!)
2:         Pet Food Bank open 9 – 11 AM
                        Join us at the Encinitas Rotary Wine and Food Festival
7:         Join us at Paws and Pints at The Lot- La Jolla- 6:30 – 9:00 PM
16:      Pet Food Bank open 9 – 11 AM
17:       Father’s Day (Have your father dog or cat neutered)
19:       World Sauntering Day
21:       National Selfie Day
            22:       Take your Dog to Work Day (So cool!)
25:      Summer Animal Camp begins
            30:       Pet Food Bank open 9 – 11 AM