Events

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 adoptfromarno@yahoo.com.

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 adoptfromarno@yahoo.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 lostandfound@la-spca.org.

In Jefferson Parish, send to molsen@jeffparish.net and bbourgeois @jeffparish.net, and in St. Bernard Parish, send to cluna@sbpg.net.

Traci D. Howerton is social media editor of Animal Rescue New Orleans, a nonprofit, volunteer-based, no-kill shelter. Contact ARNO at animal rescuecolumn@gmail.com, www.animalrescuenew orleans.org or call its recorded information line at (504) 571-1900.