Animals Best Friends Annual Craft Fair is coming up in October. If you're a crafter or a direct sales vendor and would like to participate, here is your chance. For a $30 donation you will receive a reserved 8-by-8-foot space. Vendors must provide their own tables and chairs. There are 50 spaces available. Vendor brands such as Sentsy will be limited to one vendor for their product in the craft fair, first-come, first-served.

The ABF Annual Craft Fair will be held Oct. 21at the National Guard Armory, 2323 S. Crysler Ave., Independence, MO 64052. Hours will be 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Set up for vendors will be at 8 a.m. The ABF Annual Craft Fair organizer is planning on doing raffles throughout the day and requests that you donate one of your items for the raffle.

To reserve your space, go to and click the link on the New/Events tab. The Craft Fair Form is at the bottom. Simply fill out the form and mail it with a check to Animals Best Friends, P.O. Box 493, Independence, MO 64051.

-- Animals Best Friends wish list includes: Purina One Puppy and Dog Chow, Purina Kitten and Cat and Chow, cow hooves or rawhides, canned dog and cat food, peanut butter, stuffed toys (no beads), HE laundry detergent, bleach, bleach spray cleaner, Fantastic spray cleaner, newspapers (without slick ads), paper towels, scoopable cat litter. ABF Headquarters is located at 2302 S. Crysler Ave., Independence. We appreciate your support.