DOG ADOPTION EVENT: Animal Rescue New Orleans will hold a dog adoption event from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at PetSmart, 1000 S. Clearview Parkway, Harahan. For information, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
PET FIRST AID: A Red Cross-certified instructor will teach first aid and CPR for pets from 9 a.m. to noon Sunday, Oct. 12, at the Louisiana SPCA, 1700 Mardi Gras Blvd., New Orleans.
The hands-on training course will cover the basics of animal handling, restraint, pet first aid and CPR using realistic animal mannequins. The cost is $65 and preregistration at la-spca.org is required.
DOG ADOPTION EVENT: Animal Rescue New Orleans will hold a dog adoption event from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, at Barcadia, 601 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans. Also, 20 percent of Barcadia sales during this time will be donated to ARNO. For information, send email to email@example.com.
LOST OR FOUND PETS: In Orleans Parish, you can send a photo, description of your pet, date lost/found and your contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Traci D. Howerton is social media editor of Animal Rescue New Orleans, a nonprofit, volunteer-based, no-kill shelter. Contact ARNO at animal email@example.com, www.animalrescuenew orleans.org or call its recorded information line at (504) 571-1900.