The Amazing Grace Spay/Neuter program is sponsoring its 3rd Annual Oktoberfest for Pets at the Lehighton Grove on South 7th on Sunday, October 3 from 12 - 6 p.m.

This year the group will have many rescues including Hazleton Animal Shelter, Cats Peek, Julies HUGS, Pocono Greyhound Adoption, Safe Haven, Waggin Tails, North American Daschund Rescue, Friends of Pep, and H.O.P.E. (Hounds of Prison Education Rescue).

There will be refreshments by Lehighton Lioness/Lions & Phils French Fries. This year will also feature all day Bingo to benefit the Spay/Neuter program. Tom Zimmerman IV, President of the program said this event is to help find homeless dogs and cats much needed homes and to educate the public on the importance of spaying and neutering your pets.