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Name: Flip
Breed: Domestic Shorthair mix
Sex: Male
Color: Black/White
Age: 9 years
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Upcoming Events

SmartCard Fundraiser

Ongoing
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St, Munster, Ind. & Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.

Are you a cat or dog person? Show your love for the animals of Humane Society Calumet Area with your SmartCard purchase! When you buy a SmartCard, you will receive a credit card-sized discount card with 12 offers that can be redeemed once a day, every day, an additional 13 one-time use offers, and a one month free membership to SmartCard's website. 50% off the proceeds benefit the animals of HSCA!

DAILY DEALS INCLUDE
-BOGO sandwich deals at McDonald's, Burger King, Arby's, and Dickey's Barbeque Pit
-Discounts at Dunkin Donuts, El Salto, Jersey Mike's Subs, Papa Johns, Popeyes, TGI Fridays, Levin Tire & Service Center, and MC Sports (Highland and Michigan City locations)
*Available at participating locations

ONE-TIME USE OFFERS INCLUDE
-Discounts at Langel's Pizza, Hungry Hound Boutique & Grooming, Massage Envy Spa, Albert's Diamond Jewelers, Jersey Mike's Subs, Dickey's Barbeque Pit, Ciao Bella, Texas Roadhouse, Centsible Heating & Air Conditioning, American Mattress, American Printing, and NMG
*Available at participating locations.

Buy now at www.smartcardsavings.com/hsca, HSCA's adoption center, or Paws Resale Shoppe. For more information, contact Mari Angotti at 219.513.8911 or mangotti@hscalumet.org.

Tag Days

June 24-26, August 19-21

Volunteers are needed to help raise much-needed funds during this fundraiser. Volunteers (and their pets) are asked to sign up for a 2 or 3-hour shift at a local store. Donation jugs and signs can be picked up in advance and dropped off at Paws Resale Shoppe, 8419 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.

To sign up, contact Alyssa Leeson at 219.922.3811 ext. 208 or aleeson@hscalumet.org.

Foster Boot Camp

June 25 | noon-2 p.m.
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th Ave, Munster, Ind.

Are you searching for unconditional love and fulfillment? Do you want to help the community? Do you love animals and want to help orphaned puppies and kitties find forever, loving homes? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you are the perfect candidate for HSCA's foster program!

Join us for an information session that will help you learn how to care for orphaned puppies and kitties too young to live in the shelter, dogs and cats in need of socialization, and dogs and cats with medical issues who need a safe, loving environment and extra special care.

Click here to learn more about the program and complete a foster application. To sign up for the boot camp, contact Alyssa Leeson at 219.922.3811 ext. 208 or aleeson@hscalumet.org.

Critter Camp

July 11-15; OR August 1-5 | 9 a.m.-noon
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th Ave, Munster, Ind.

Critter Camp provides a fun, safe, hands-on environment for kids ages 8-12 to learn about various aspects of animal care and build a sense of respect and responsibility for animals. The camp is held three times a year. Activities include a daily craft, a snack, a camp t-shirt, and interactive presentations about animals. Past presentations have included a veterinarian, dog trainer, wildlife sanctuary, pet therapy team, and more.

The registration fee is $100. Camp size is limited.

Click here to download a registration form. For more information, contact Alyssa Leeson at 219.922.3811 ext. 208 or aleeson@hscalumet.org.

Clear the Shelter Adoption Event

July 23 | 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th Ave, Munster, Ind.

HSCA is partnering with NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago for their Clear The Shelters Day with adoption fees waived for adult dogs and cats.

For more information, contact the adoption center at 219.922.3811.

Pints in the Park

August 20 | 4-8 p.m.
Wicker Memorial Park, Highland, Ind.

For the second year in a row, HSCA is proud to be a charitable partner at Pints in the Park. This craft beer fest features more than 100 beers and live music. General admission and VIP tickets include unlimited tasting and live entertainment.

Tickets are available for sale now at www.pintsinthepark.com.

Hoof and Tail Adoption Event and Scavenger Hunt

August 27 | noon-4 p.m.
Happy Note Tack Shoppe10623 Cline Ave, Crown Point, Ind.

HSCA heads to the farm for a one-day adoption extravaganza featuring local animal rescues, music, a farmers' market, a scavenger hunt, and more.

For more information, contact Mari Angotti at 219.513.8911 or mangotti@hscalumet.org.

Spay the Stray 5K

September 10 | 9 a.m. race start
Eisenhower Center, 2550 178th St, Lansing, Ill.

It's time to lace up your sneakers for the sixth annual Spay the Stray 5K Run/Walk. Hosted by HSCA and Lan-Oak Park District, the run/walk raises funds for spay and neuter surgeries performed at HSCA's Estelle Marcus Animal Clinic. New this year, runners and walkers are welcome to bring leashed dogs to join in the fun!

For more information, visit www.hscalumet.org/spaythestray.asp.

Fall Book Sale

September 14-17 | presale 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday; sale 1-4 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday
Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.

Book lovers can browse thousands of adult and youth books, CDs and DVDs at our tri-annual sale. On Saturday, shoppers can purchase a bag of books for just $5. Donations of books, CDs, and DVDs are appreciated.

For more information, contact Mari Angotti at 219.513.8911 or mangotti@hscalumet.org.

National Feral Cat Day: Feral Cat Shelter Workshop

October 16 | noon-2 p.m.
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th Ave, Munster, Ind.

In honor of National Feral Cat Day, HSCA will host a free event where participants can construct a feral cat shelter. HSCA staff members will provide instructions on how to build a feral cat shelter, as well as information about feral cats and Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR).

Attendees can bring their own supplies and create a feral cat shelter to take home. HSCA also will have supplies on hand, and attendees can use these supplies to create and donate a shelter to be distributed to HSCA's feral cat caretaker partners. Supplies needed include an 18-gallon Rubbermaid tote, a Styrofoam cooler, straw (not hay), duct tape, and a utility knife.

Instructions can be downloaded at www.hscalumet.org/App_downloads/catshelter.pdf.

Supplies are limited and so attendees are encouraged to register by emailing HSCA at info@hscalumet.org.

Photos with Santa & Holiday Bake Sale

December 16-17 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday
Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.

Santa Claus is once again making a special stop at Paws Resale Shoppe to meet with all of the good little boys, girls, and pets! In addition, a variety of treats (some for people and some for pets) will be available for sale during HSCA's annual holiday bake sale. Photos with Santa are $6 each, and the price of bake sale items vary. Bake sale donations are appreciated and will be accepted beginning December 15 at the shop.

For more information, contact Mari Angotti at 219.513.8911 or mangotti@hscalumet.org.

Christmas for the Animals

December 20 | 4:30 p.m.
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th Ave, Munster, Ind.

Join our adoption center staff and volunteers as we celebrate Christmas with our adoptable pets! The public is invited to help us distribute toys, treats, and blankets to the cats, dogs, and little critters. Donations of toys, treats, blankets, or other bedding are appreciated and can be dropped off in advance at the adoption center.

For more information, contact the adoption center at 219.922.3811.

For more information about special events, contact Mari Angotti at 219.513.8911 or mangotti@hscalumet.org. For additional information about adoption events, contact the adoption center at 219.922.3811. If you would like to volunteer for events, please contact Alyssa Leeson at 219.922.3811, ext. 2018 oraleeson@hscalumet.org.

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Friday, June 24, 2016
Tag Days
Saturday, June 25, 2016
Foster Boot Camp
Tag Days
Sunday, June 26, 2016
Tag Days