The Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons’ Operation Cat Program will celebrate “National Feral Cat Day” on Friday, October 16 in Wainscott with a goal of performing 100 surgeries for community (feral) cats in our area. This is a FREE service, but appointments must be made in advance by contacting Operation Cat Coordinator Rita Del Rey at 631-537-0400 x210 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more at http://www.arfhamptons.org.
Also keep in mind that October is national Adopt a Shelter Dog Month.
The Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation is hosting an Adoptathon event today at Petco at Bridgehampton Commons, starting at noon. Learn more at http://www.southamptonanimalshelter.com.
On Saturday, October 10, the Hamptons International Film Festival will screen “The Champions,” an inspirational story about pit bull rescues at 1:30 at East Hampton UA Cinemas. This film, and others like it, is part of the new Signature Program focused on animal rights, “Compassion, Justice and Animal Rights.” Learn more here at http://hamptonsfilmfest.org. For Saturday’s schedule, visit http://hamptonsfilmfest.org/site/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/HIFF-2015-Saturday-Schedule.pdf.