May 6, 2017 Canine Good Citizen Test

 

The next Canine Good Citizen test will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 11 am to 1 pm.  The test will be held in a store front at Pony Village Mall in North Bend.

For details click on the “Canine Good Citizen Test” tab above.

March 23, 2017 Membership Meeting

The March 23, 2017 Membership Meeting of Furry Friends Therapy Dogs will be held at 1 pm at the Coos Bay Fire Station, 450 Elrod, Coos Bay.

Dr. Wendy from Ocean Boulevard Vet will be talking about vaccinations and other health concerns.

Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

February 23, 2017 Membership Meeting

The February 23, 2017 Membership Meeting of Furry Friends Therapy Dogs will be held at 1 pm at the Coos Bay Fire Station, 450 Elrod, Coos Bay.

Member Kylene Halliday and her service dog Faro will be talking about service dogs and how they differ from therapy dogs.  This is always a good topic, as there are many misconceptions about both service dogs and therapy dogs among the public.  As Furry Friends members, the more we know, the more we can spread the word.

Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

February 11, 2017 Canine Good Citizen Test

The next Canine Good Citizen test will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 11 am to 1 pm.  The test will be held in the store front across from Maurice’s at the former Macy’s end of the mall.

For details click on the “Canine Good Citizen Test” tab above.

January 26, 2017 Membership Meeting

The January 26, 2017 Membership Meeting of Furry Friends Therapy Dogs will be held at 1 pm at the Coos Bay Fire Station, 450 Elrod, Coos Bay.

This is our annual meeting.  President Ruthe Garagnon will be giving us a recap of all that we have accomplished in 2016.  This is also when we vote for new board members.  Members must have paid their dues ($15) to be eligible to vote.  Ballots will be sent out to everyone with their January Furry Friends Flyer.

Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

December 10, 2016 Holiday Potluck

In lieu of the usual monthly membership meeting which is open to members of the public as well Furry Friends members , there will be a Holiday Potluck for members on December 10.  Members can find the details in their monthly newsletter (Furry Friends Flier) for the month of December.

November 17, 2016 Membership Meeting

The next membership meeting will be held on November 17, which is the third Thursday, not the fourth Thursday.  The meeting will start at 1 pm.

The meeting will take place at the  South Coast Hospice conference room, located at 1620 Thompson,  just east of the Emergency Entrance to Bay Area Hospital  and on the opposite side of the street.  (Our usual meeting place at the Coos Bay Fire Station is unavailable this month.)

The program will be about FOCCAS  (Friends of Coos County Animals) .   Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

October 27 2016 Membership Meeting

The October 27, 2016, Membership Meeting of Furry Friends Therapy Dogs will be held at 1 pm at the Coos Bay Fire Station, 450 Elrod, Coos Bay.

The program will be a presentation by Jamie Comer on “For the Love of Dog.”  This is a new business in Coos Bay that provides day care and/or boarding of dogs.

Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

July 28, 2016 Membership Meeting

The July 28, 2016, Membership Meeting of Furry Friends Therapy Dogs will be held at 1 pm at the Coos Bay Fire Station, 450 Elrod, Coos Bay.  The program will be about Pacific Cove Human Society and the speaker will be Kate Sharples.

Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.

 

June 23, 2016 Membership Meeting

The June 23 Membership Meeting for Furry Friends will be held at 1 pm.

The meeting will take place at the  South Coast Hospice conference room, located at 1620 Thompson,  just east of the Emergency Entrance to Bay Area Hospital  and on the opposite side of the street.  (Our usual meeting place at the Coos Bay Fire Station is unavailable this month.)

The program will be about the Coos Bay Fire Auxilliary and the Fourth of July event at Mingus Park.  The presenter will be Kimber Ouelette, president of the Coos Bay Fire Auxilliary.  Members of the public are always welcome, but no dogs please.