Membership Meeting on April 23, 2015

The April  membership meeting for Furry Friends will be held on Thursday, April 23 at 1 pm.  The program will be about truffle hunting with dogs, presented by Eura Washburn.  Following the program there will be a business meeting.   The meeting is held at the Coos Bay Fire Station at 450 Elrod, Coos Bay, Oregon.  Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

Canine Good Citizen Test Schedule

The next Canine Good Citizen Tests will be held at 6:30 pm at Hanson-Meekins Animal Hospital at 25 East Lockhart in Coos Bay.

Test days for this summer:  May 12  July 7    September 8

Please bring your $10 testing fee, your dog, a collar and a leash. The collar can be a well-fitting buckle or slip collar made of leather, fabric or chain, or a body harness.  Body harnesses should not restrict the movement of the dog.  The leash should be either leather or fabric.  Retractable leashes cannot be used.  Anyone may bring their dog for testing.

Click on the Canine Good Citizen tab above for details of the test.  If you have questions, click the “Contact Us” tab at the top.

Membership Meeting on May 28, 2015

The May membership meeting for Furry Friends will be held on Thursday, May 28 at 1 pm.  The program will be presented by Dr. Dan Meekins from Hanson-Meekins Animal Hospital in Coos Bay.  Dr. Meekins will be talking about senior dogs as well as answering dog care questions.   Following the program there will be a business meeting.   The meeting is held at the Coos Bay Fire Station at 450 Elrod, Coos Bay, Oregon.  Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

Membership Meeting on Thursday March 26, 2015

The March  membership meeting for Furry Friends will be held on Thursday, March 26 at 1 pm.  There will be a program by Steve Sands on Habitat for Humanity.  Following the program there will be a business meeting.   The meeting is held at the Coos Bay Fire Station at 450 Elrod, Coos Bay, Oregon.  Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

Canine Good Citizen Test on Saturday February 21, 2015

The Canine Good Citizen Test will be held at Pony Village Mall on Saturday, February 21.  It will be held in the empty store front across from Maurices, next to Macys.  The testing will start at 10 am and will end at 2 pm.  Anyone may bring their dog for testing.

Please bring your $10 testing fee, your dog, a collar and a leash. The collar can be a well-fitting buckle or slip collar made of leather, fabric or cloth, or a body harness.  Body harnesses should not restrict the movement of the dog.  The leash should be either leather or fabric.  Retractable leashes cannot be used.

Click on the Canine Good Citizen tab above for details of the test.

Membership Meeting on Thursday, February 26, 2015

The February  membership meeting for Furry Friends will be held on Thursday, February 26 at 1 pm.  There will be a program followed by a business meeting.   The meeting is held at the Coos Bay Fire Station at 450 Elrod, Coos Bay, Oregon.  Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

Membership Meeting on Thursday, January 22, 2015

The January  membership meeting for Furry Friends will be held on Thursday, January 22 at 1 pm.   The program will be about South Coast Hospice,  presented by Doreen Kelly.  Annual elections for officers and board members will be held. In order to vote, members need to have paid 2015 dues ($15).   The meeting is held at the Coos Bay Fire Station at 450 Elrod, Coos Bay, Oregon.  Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

December 5, 2014 Coos Bay Downtown Wine Walk

Join in the fun at the Coos Bay Downtown Wine Walk, and help to raise funds for Furry Friends Therapy Dogs.  Furry Friends is one of the recipients of the funds raised in December.

Buy your wine glass and map ($10) at the Coos Bay Visitor Center at 5 pm.  The walk lasts for two hours.  You will be able to taste wine and snacks at more than 20 downtown businesses.

Furry Friends members and their dogs will be at Bay Appliance to greet you!

December 2013

There will be no membership meeting in December.  Members are all invited to a holiday party December 2014.  Details will be in the December Furry Friends Flyer.

Canine Good Citizen Test

The next Canine Good Citizen test has not been scheduled yet.  As soon as a date and location have been chosen, it will be announced here.  Click above on “Contact Us”  if you have any questions, or “Canine Good Citizen Test” for details about what you and your dog need to do.  This test is open to the public.  The test fee is $10.