The Animal Welfare Society of New Milford will hold its first autumn sale and pet thrift shop event Sept. 20.

The rain or shine event will run from 9 to 11 a.m. at the 8 Dodd Road shelter.

Offerings include the sale of gently used dog crates and pet carriers, as well as other slightly used items, and a clearance sale on new grooming tools, pet toys, bowls, T-shirts and sweatshirts.

A 10 percent discount will be given to anyone who has adopted a pet from the AWS.

For more information, 860-354-1350 or visit