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Library unleashes pet friendly programs
Learn how to care for your furry friend
Dog Day Afternoons
Orlando Public, Library, Library Central
High tail it over to the library for a series of programs dedicated to dog friendly folks. Learn to care for your lovable pooch and truly be dog’s best friend.
All About Puppies!
Sunday, November 8, 2 p.m.
Topics: Selecting the Right Puppy for Your Family
Preparing for Your Pup’s Arrival
Fun With Your Puppy
Adopting a Rescue Dog
Saturday, November 14, 2:30 p.m.
Topics: Reasons to Adopt a Rescue
How to Find a Rescued Dog
How to Select a Dog
The First Few Days
Bonding With Your Rescued Dog
Service Dogs & Therapy Dogs
Sunday, November 15, 2 p.m.
Topics: Canine Companions for Independence
Southeastern Guide Dogs
Training Opportunities for You and Your Dog
Saturday, November 21, 2:30 p.m.
Search & Rescue
I Have a New Pet! Now What?
Alafaya Branch Wednesday, November 18, 7 p.m.
Southeast Branch Saturday, November 21, 11 a.m.
Are you a new or potential pet owner? Then own up to your responsibilities by attending this pet ownership workshop. Experts from the East Orlando Animal Hospital will discuss necessary vaccines, heartworm prevention, flea control, diet, nutrition, house breaking and crate training. For more information about East Orlando Animal Hospital visit www.eoah.com.
Southwest Branch Saturday, November 7, 1 p.m.
Windermere Branch Saturday, November 14, 1 p.m.
Bring your dog for a pooch powwow and mingle with other friendly canines and their owners. Receive free flavorful dog treats from Woof Gang Bakery. Enter a raffle for Woof Gang Bakery gift certificates and browse the library’s collection of dog-related books. Grab the leash and bring the family for a fun event with your furry friend!
Tales of Zoftic
Orlando Public Library, Children’s Library
Friday, November 6, 11 a.m.
Enjoy a puppet show based on the book Tales of Zoftic. Hear stories of Zoftic the black lab and her friends as they walk up and down and all around the town. Ages 5 and under.
Paws to Read
Herndon Branch Saturday, November 7, 11:30 a.m.
North Orange Branch Saturday, November 14, 11:30 a.m.
South Creek Branch Saturday, November 14, 11:30 a.m.
Alafaya Branch Saturday, November 28, 11:30 a.m.
Orlando Public Library Saturday, November 28, 11:30 a.m.
West Oaks Branch Saturday, November 28, 11:30 a.m.
All end at 1 p.m.
Sign up to practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a loveable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified-therapy dogs. Seating is limited. Call 407.835.7323 to register.
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