Kitty Con! Have you been thinking about adding a bundle of fur to your household? If so, you won’t want to miss Kitty Con on Sunday, October 2, 11am to 1pm. Come cuddle the kitties and find your next best friend at this Suncoast Cat Adoption Event at GameStop, 17437 Tamiami Trail, in Coco Plum Plaza in North Port. Half off adoption pricing means you can take home a kitten for $75, cat over seven months $50, and senior cats over age seven will be $37.50.
Furry Scurry 5K
Registration is now open for the next South Gulf Cove CCT Furry Scurry 5K to be held on Saturday, February 4, 2023. Until September 30th, the 5K Run/Walk is only $25. The 1.5-mile Mutt Strut is also $25 and is for dog walkers who feel the 3.1-mile 5K is too long. Proceeds will be donated to Englewood Animal Rescue Sanctuary (EARS), Suncoast Humane Society, German Shepherd Rescue in Punta Gorda, Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida, Ruck 9, and Rescue Garage. Sign up today at www.runsignup.com.
Pars4Paws Golf Tournament
Save animals’ lives one swing, at a time. You are invited to the 11th annual Pars4Paws Golf Tournament on Saturday, November 5, held at the Links Course at the Longboat Key Club. Includes breakfast to-go on the course, beverages, and a luncheon barbeque buffet. Supports Satchel’s Last Resort, a mission of saving dogs and cats with nowhere else to go. Don’t golf? Provide support just by attending the luncheon. Golf registration is 7 to 8am. Lunch is 11:30am. Helicopter Ball Drop 50/50 is at 1:30pm. Single tickets are $195; foursome $780. To learn more and register, go to www.satchelslastresort.org.