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We are thrilled to announce the 8th Annual Florida Week for the Animals presented by Animal World USA kicks off on Saturday February 11th
and will conclude on Sunday, February 19, 2017.   See our Calendar of Events page for events taking place across  Florida during this truly amazing Florida Week for the Animals. 

To see how other states have celebrated their weeks, please visit
Throughout the week, educational institutions, animal shelters, rescue groups, and humane organizations across the state will be hosting scores of wonderful animal-related special events.  Educators, students, businesses and caring citizens across Florida will be joining in, creating and planning their exciting activities to celebrate and help animals. 

Events will include adoption fairs, spay/neuter events, Dog Bowl, Husky Olympics, film festival, shelter sanctuary volunteer & party anniversary,  displays & programs in libraries, activities to help the farm animals and therapy dogs visiting hospitals and nursing homes.

Also to be included are a salute to our K-9 military and police dogs,  cat events,  educational programs, and fun-filled festival days for families to come and enjoy food, music and the always amazing animals!

Please become involved! We need animal lovers everywhere in Florida to  collectively participate!  See the page "Become Involved" on this website for lots of great ideas and suggestions on what you can do.

See  Calendar of Events pages for exciting events  and please note we will be adding events and activities up to and throughout the exciting week.

Please Join Together With:

Governor Rick Scott

Animal World USA
A Second Chance Puppies & Kittens Rescue, Inc
Adopt a Rescued Kitty Inc.
A Second Chance Rescue
Abandoned Pet Rescue
ACT Spay/Neuter Clinic
Adopt a Cat Foundation
Adopt-A-Bull Rescue
Adopt a Rescued Kitty Inc.
Adopt A Stray
Alachua County Animal Services
Alachua Humane Society
Alaqua Animal Refuge Destin
All Pet Rescue
Animal Advocates FL
Animal Aid, Inc.
Animal Birth Control
Animal Coalition of Tampa
Animal Ministries
Animal Network, Inc.
Animal Rescue Force of South Florida
Animal Rescue Foundation
Animal Welfare Alliance of Central Florida
Animals in Need USA
Animals Helping Humans, Humans Helping Animals, AHHHHA
Applause your Paws
Audubon of Florida
Bark Central Dog Park
Barks n Tales Dog Spa, Miami
Bay County Animal Control
Beauty's Haven Farm & Equine Rescue, Inc.
Big Cat Rescue
Big Dog Rescue
Brandon Wood, Make a Chimp Smile
Busch Wildlife Rescue 
Cane's Crossing
Canine Corral                               
Caring Canines Pet Therapy
Caring Fields Animal Sanctuary Education Center 
Casey's Place Animal Sanctuary, Inc.
Cats Angels, Inc. SPCA
Cats of Don Bayou
Cat Network Inc
Cats-Can, Inc.
Center for Great Apes - Orangutan and Chimpanzee Conservation
Christian Vegetarian Association
City of Hialeah
Cinema Verde
Citizens for Pets in Condos
Clay County Animal Control
CJ Acres Animal Rescue Farm
Coastal Poodle rescue
Compassionate Pug Rescue
Critter Magazine
Critter Sitters
CR Farm Miniatures
Dade County Jail Dog Program
Darlynn's Darlins
Dawgs In Prison
Deaf Dog Education Action Fund
Defenders of Wildlife
Dogs and Cats Forever
Dogs Rule, Serving All Your Pet's Needs Gainseville & Newberry
Domino's House
EarthHeart Aromatherapy
Eglin Air Force Base K-9's
Eglin Pet Welfare
Elite Greyhound Rescue
End of the Line Cafe
ERAF - Horse Rescue
Fallin Pines Rescue
Fefe & Molly’s Weiner Dogs of S. Florida            
Feral Fanciers
First Coast No More Homeless Pets
Florida Animal Control
Florida Animal Law
Florida Boxer Rescue
Florida Directory of Spay Neuter Assistance Programs
Florida Dog
Florida Keys SPCA
Florida Poodle Rescue, Inc.
Florida Veterinary Medical Association
Florida Voices for Animals
Franklin County Humane Society
Friends of Animal Services, Inc
Furry Friends Adoption Ctr & Clinic
Gainesville Rabbit Rescue
Gator Harley-Davidson, Inc.
Get a Life Pet Rescue
Get Rescued in Gulfport
Gold Coast Arabians
Goliath & Bebe's
Great Dane Rescue of South Florida                   
Greyhound Pets of Orlando
Grey2K USA Education Fund
Gulf Coast Humane Society
Guinea Pig Resort
Haile's Angels Pet Rescue
Hands Across The Sand Environmental Event and Potluck
Hardee Animal Control
Healing Animals
Heartland Horse Rescue
Hero Assistance Dogs
Heaven's Gates Animal Ministries
Heidi's Legacy
Here Kitty Kitty Adoptions
Hernando County Animal Services
Hillsborough County Animal Services, Pet Resoce Center
Hobe Sound Animal Protection League
Hollydog Greyhound Adoptions
Home Van Pet Care Project
Honor Animal Sanctuary
Hope Dreams & Horses   
H.O.R.S.E. Inc. 
Horse Protection Association of Florida                              
HorseSisters Equine Assisted Therapy
Humane Association of Wildlife Care and Education (HAWKE)
Humane Society & Adoption Ctr at PAWS
Humane Society of Broward County
Humane Society of Central Florida
Humane Society of Greater Miami
Humane Society of Highland County
Humane Society of Lake County
Humane Society of Manatee County
Humane Society of Marion County
Humane Society Naples
Humane Society of the Nature Coast 
Humane Society of Northeast Florida
Humane Society of St. Lucie County
Humane Society/SPCA of Sumter County, Inc.
Humane Society of Tampa Bay
Humane Society of the Treasure Coast
Hunters Creek Nursing & Rehab Center
In Harmony With Nature
Island Dog Outfitter
It's All About Cats
Jacksonville Animal Care & Control
Jacksonville Bath House
Jacksonville Humane Society
Jacksonvlle Zoo & Gardens.
Jungle Friends Primate Sanctuary
Jupiter Horseman’s Association 
Jury-Duty Spay & Neuter Program
Key West Cat Society
Karl's Kids Program, Inc.
Kindred Spirits Sanctuary ( farm animals)
K9 Frisbee
K9's for Warriors
Kona Girls Coffee Company
Lee County Animal Services
Leroy Collins Leon County Library System
Lost Angels Animal Rescue Inc
Lucky Cat Adoptions
Lucky Parrot Sanctuary
Luv A Pet                                                    
MacDill Air Force Base K-9's
Makin' Tracks Trail Rides
Max Norman Photography
Miami Coalition Against BSL
Miami-Dade County Animal Services
Muvico Movie Theater
Nature Speaks, Equine Based Education
NIFAA: National Institute for Animal Advocacy
Noah's Ark Pot Belly Pig Rescue
Northeast Everglade Trails Association 
Octavio Feline Foundation
Operation Catnip
Orange County Animal Services
Panhandle Equine Rescue
Parish of Sts. Francis and Clare
Pasco County Animal Services
Paws for Friendship, Inc Pet Therapy
Peace River Wildlife Center
Pet Pal Animal Shelter
PetNet, “Party with a purpose” to help homeless pets
Pet Therapy, "Honoring our Elders"
Petwork Network
Pinellas County Animal Services
Ponce de Leon Inlet Light Station
Project Pup Pet Therapy
Pug Rescue of Florida
Rescue Rehab Home
Rescuing Unwanted Friendly Fidos RUFF
Rising Star Rottweiler Rescue 
Rooterville, A Sanctuary Inc.
RUFF Dog Rescue
Sabbath Memorial Dog Rescue Center Inc      
Safe Harbor Animal Rescue
S.A.F.E. Pet Rescue, Inc. of Northeast Florida
Sanctuary Animal Refuge
Santa Rosa County Animal Services
Santa Rosa County Horse Assistance Council
Save a Dog, Save a Cat, Inc.
Save A Pet Florida, Inc.
Save the Manatee Club, Jimmy Buffett
Saving Animals for Everyone Sanctuary
Saving Animal Via Education
Second Chance for Strays Inc.
Second Chance Rescue
Second Hope Chance Rescue, INc.
Seminole County Animal Services
Serenity Spell
Siberian Husky of Florida, Inc.
Silver Paws Dog Grooming, Miami
S.O.C.K.S. Animal Shelter
South Florida’s Animal Rescue Mission
South Florida Siberian Rescue
South Florida Vegans and Vegetarians
South Florida Vets
Southeast Bloodhound Rescue
Southwest Florida Eagle Cam
Southeast Llama Rescue
Southeast Volusia Humane Society
Southeastern Guide Dogs
Spay and Save, Inc.
S.P.O.T. -Stop Pet Overpopulation Together
SPCA of Central Florida
SPCA Tampa Bay
Sublime Restaurant
Suncoast Animal League
Suncoast Basset Rescue
Suncoast Humane Society
Susan McCauley Jewelry
Tampa Bay Humane Society
Tampa Bay House Rabbit Society
The Animal Rescue Movement
The Animal Welfare Alliance of Central Florida
The Bully Beat
The Cat Network
The Dog Listener of Florida
The Doodle Rescue Collective of Florida
The Gryphon Press
The Old Dog House
The Pegasus Foundation  
The Pet Pastors
The Safe Harbor NoKill Animal  Sanctuary and Hospital
The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Gainesville
The Valiant Trust
The Village of North Palm Beach
The Wild Horse Rescue Center
Therapy Dogs of South Florida
Tri-County Humane Society - Palm Beach -Broward- Miami-Dade
Two Feathers Wildlife Center Inc.   
United for Animals
Valerie Aune, Animal Artist
Veg 4 Life Gainesville
Vegetarians of Central Florida (VegCF)
Vegetarian Union of North America    
Volusia County Animal Services
West Volusia Humane Society
Wild Horse Rescue Center
Windhorse Sanctuary in Williston
World Peace Diet
Ziggy's Haven Parrot Rescue, Adoption & Sanctuary

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Florida Week  for the Animals partners!
Thank you Governor Rick Scott for officially proclaiming Florida Week for the Animals.
9th Annual
Week for the Animals
2017 Dates TBA
" The Sunshine State"