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Name: Flip
Breed: Domestic Shorthair mix
Sex: Male
Color: Black/White
Age: 9 years
Size: Large
ID: A22700172

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.

Mum Sale

Orders due September 10 | Order pick-up September 16-17
Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind. or Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, 570 N 450 E, Valparaiso, Ind.

Mum orders are being accepted now! Each hardy mum costs $10 and comes in a 9-inch pot. Colors available include red, yellow, white, purple, and rust. Mums are provided by Bultema Farms. Proceeds benefit the animals of HSCA.

Click here to download an order form. For more information, contact Mari Angotti at 219.513.8911 or mangotti@hscalumet.org.

Critter Camp

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.

Woof Studio Pet Portraits

August 6 | by appointment only
Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.

For one day only, Woof Studios will offer sittings for pet portraits at Paws Resale Shoppe! With green screen technology, Woof Studios offers thousands of background options to choose from. The sitting fee is $10.

To make an appointment, contact the adoption center at 219.922.3811. For more information about Woof Studios, visit woofstudios.net.

Children's Craft: Dragonfly Magnets

August 13 | noon-1 p.m.
Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.

Children are invited to Paws Resale Shoppe for craft hour! Instruction and supplies will be provided to create two dragonfly magnets. Cost is $5 per participant. Pay at the door. Proceeds benefit the animals of HSCA.

For more information, contact Paws Resale Shoppe at 219.838.7297 or manager@pawsresaleshoppe.com.

Foster Boot Camp

August 13 | 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.

Blood Drive

August 13 | 8 a.m.-noon
Bloodmobile at Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th Ave, Munster, Ind.

Prevent a summer shortage, and give blood during this Red Cross blood drive.

To schedule an appointment, call 800.RED.CROSS or visit www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code "hscalumet."

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 mega adoption event featuring adoptable animals from Alsip to the Rescue, CPR Fund, Hooved Animal Humane Society, HSCA, and Lakeshore PAWS, plus music, a farmers' market, a dog scavenger hunt, a corn roast, information about pet care and wellness, and more. Adopters will receive toys, treats, a bandana, and a leash and collar (dog adoption) or temporary carrier (cat adoption). This event is made possible by grant funding from the Crown Point Community Foundation.

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

5, 5, 5 Giveback in July at Hungry Hound

July 29-31
Hungry Hound Boutique & Grooming, 8243 Wicker Ave, St John, Ind. & 5151 E 80th Ave, Merrillville, Ind.

Throughout the month of July, Hungry Hound will be donating 5% of their sales at both locations to charity. In addition, Hungry Hound will give $5 bonus bucks back to the customer for use in August for every $25 they spend on the giveback weekends. During the last weekend of July, Hungry Hound has chosen HSCA as the recipient of the proceeds!

For more information, visit www.hungryhound.com.

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. Shoppers can have the first chance to buy during the presale on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon for a $5 donation. 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.

Pancake Breakfast

November 5 | 8 a.m.-noon
Location TBA

HSCA hosts an all-you-can eat pancake breakfast with a toppings bar, breakfast sides, drinks, and more.

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

Girls Night Out

November 17 | 5-8 p.m.
Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.

HSCA's Paws Resale Shoppe will stay open late for an evening of shopping and pampering.

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

Black Friday Adoption Extravaganza

November 25-27 | noon-5:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th Ave, Munster, Ind.

We are once again extending our popular Black Friday Adoption Event to three days! Each day, adoption fees will be waived for animals with black markings (a black nose, a black nail, and even black pupils qualify). A qualifying application is required. Other exclusions and additional fees may apply.

For more information, contact the adoption center at 219.922.3811.

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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