FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -

Broward County’s Animal Care and Adoption Center enters its last month to successfully adopt 1,636 dogs and cats in its quest for the $100,000 grand prize in the 2012 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge Event, continuing through October 31. Check out the at the Broward County Animal Care and Adoption Center, 1870 S.W. 39 St., Fort Lauderdale.

A full calendar of entertainment, fun and excitement is slated through October 31. Broward County Animal Care encourages all residents to come out and make a difference for homeless dogs and cats and have some fun. Special weekly prizes and promotions will be featured. Stay tuned for updates!

SEPTEMBER:

  • Week of September 1: Animal Care celebrates Labor Day! Specials for government workers!
  • Week of September 8: NFL Week! Adopt a Coach Potato Buddy to watch this season’s games.
  • Week of September 15: Have some Hot Diggity Dog fun when the Dog Eat Dog Food Truck comes to town!
  • Week of September 22: Cool down with a scoop of ice cream from the Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream cart!
  • Week of Charlie Brown and Snoopy: Take your picture with Snoopy and celebrate the world’s most popular Beagle!

OCTOBER:

  • Weekend of October 6 & 9: Adopt a pet with us at TY Park during K-9 Aquatics.
  • Week of October 13: Cat lovers week! Special surprises for all feline fanciers.
  • Weekend of October 20 & 21: Adopt a pet with us at TY Park during K-9 Aquatics.
  • Week of October 27: Halloween FunFest!