Lexington Hospital for Cats Angel Cat tree. On the back of each ornament is a request for an item needed by the sheltered cats. The item should then be purchased and returned to Lexington Hospital for Cats to place under the Angel Cat Tree. The donations will be collected from through Dec. 30 and delivered to the Lexington Humane Society on Jan. 2. (859) 277-8048. Lexingtonhospitalforcats.com.
Lexington Humane Society. 1600 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington. (859) 233-0044, Lexingtonhumanesociety.org.
■ Pawlidays Gift Shop. Gifts for pets and pet people. Open through Dec. 31 in the main Adoption center lobby.
■ Bling for a Cause. Shop Joe Rosenberg Jewelers on Dec. 2 and all sales (up to $50,000) will be donated to LHS. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 163 E. Main St., Lexington.
■ Sponsor-a-Pet Frames. Sponsor an LHS adoption animal and receive a framed picture ornament to give as a gift. Frames are hanging in the main Adoption Center and at businesses around town.
BowWow Meow Boutique-Great Holiday Gifts That Give Back to Animals in Need. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 5 & 6; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 7. Animal Care Society, 4000 Collins Ave., Louisville. An extensive selection of gift baskets and items for friends, coworkers, family and even pets. Baskets will include kitchen items, liquor, wine, children's items, holiday goodies, home décor and more. All proceeds benefit the Animal Care Society and its mission to find forever homes for dogs and cats in Louisville. For more information about the BowWow Meow Boutique or the Animal Care Society, visit www.animalcaresociety.org.
Pet photos with Santa
Holiday Pet Photos with Santa. 4-8 p.m. Dec. 5 and Dec. 12; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 6 and Dec. 13; 1-5 p.m. Dec. 7 and 14 Incredipet, 306 Southland Dr. The sitting is free — and pricing for cards, prints and calendars ranges from $6 to $45. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Woodford Humane Society. Call (859) 494-7045 or email email@example.com for details.
Santa Paws. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 6, 13. 1-4 p.m. Dec. 7, 14. Scott County Humane Society, 751 Slone Drive, Georgetown.
Have a professional photo taken of you, your family and/or pets at Santa Paws. Prices start at $10. Additional photos and options will be available. There will also be a bake sale going on at the same time. Donations of baked goods are welcome; bring them in a day or two before the event. Sc4paws.org/events/santa-paws. (502) 863-3279.
Paws for a Cause 2014. 1-4 p.m. Dec. 6. No Kill Central KY, 214 Richmond Street, Lancaster. Pose with Santa Paws with your pet and drop a donation in the Christmas Cookie jar.
Furbaby wish list: Clorox, Lavendar Pinesol, degreaser, paper towels, laundry detergent. Send monetary donation to: No Kill CKYRHS, P.O. Box 875, Lancaster, Ky. 40444.
Pet Photos with Santa. Fayette Mall. 5-7 p.m. Dec. 7. RSVP now: Ow.ly/EpjsZ. Enter near the Talbots entrance. All pets should be on a leash or in a carrier.
Pet Pictures with Santa. 2-4 p.m. Dec. 14. Lexington Humane Society Adoption Center, 1600 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington. Get your pup's picture with Santa for $10. Additional photos are $5 each. All participating dogs must be up-to-date on their rabies vaccination. For more info, go to Lexingtonhumanesociety.org/blog/upcoming-events/#sthash.lM0M8UMa.dpuf.
Submit your items to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail to Pet Calendar, Lexington Herald-Leader, 100 Midland Ave., Lexington, Ky. 40508. For more information, call Camille Weber at (859) 231-3557.