Wednesday, February 24
Learn how to get your dog’s tail wagging at the Animal Welfare League seminar “Happy Dogs Make Happy Homes.” Led by Lisa Colon Tudor—dog trainer and owner of KissableCanine—the workshop, held in the Arlington office (2650 S. Arlington Mill Dr.), includes information on how dogs think, the best ways to communicate with them, care and training suggestions, and how to address problem behaviors. The free course starts at 7. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Saturday, February 27
From noon to 2, the Big Bad Woof (117 Carroll St., NW) will host an adoption event for dogs and cats.
Sunday, February 28
New friends await you at the Homeward Trails dog-adoption event at Dog Paws University (940 S. George Mason Dr., Arlington). Volunteers will be on hand to answer questions from noon to 2.
Capital Cats will bring volunteers and feline representatives to Chateaux-Animaux’s Capitol Hill location (524 Eighth St., SE) from noon to 3 for an adoption event.