Tractor Supply Co., 912 Middletown Warwick Road, Middletown, is hosting various animal-centric happenings and deals in August as part of Out Here With Animals, its month-long event for animals and the people who care for them.

Out Here With Animals kicked off Aug. 1 with a month-long pet supplies drive. Customers are encouraged to show their support for the Middletown animal shelter community by dropping off new sealed food, toys, cleaning supplies and other essential pet accessories such as beds, scratching posts, leashes and bowls to be donated to local rescues and shelters.

In addition to the supplies drive, Tractor Supply will host a pet adoption event Aug. 25. Local animal organizations interested in participating are encouraged to sign up at Registration will close Aug. 22.

Tractor Supply is also shining a spotlight on animal organizations through the return of its popular Rescue Your Rescue contest. The retailer will donate a total of $25,000 in grants to 10 animal nonprofits that deserve a boost. Customers are encouraged to nominate their favorite shelters through Aug. 8 at

Along with events that celebrate and support Middletown pets, Out Here With Animals will feature a sale on premium pet and animal products and brands. Customers — and their animals — can enjoy deals on top brands like Purina Feed, Blue Buffalo, Wholesomes, 4health and more Aug. 22-26.

Out Here With Animals events are open to the public and leashed, friendly animals.

For more, call 376-5900.