Adopt-A-Thon, Royal Palm Beach, FL, Apr. 30, 2011

A Second Chance Puppies and Kittens Rescue of West Palm Beach, Florida announces the PetSmart Adopt-a-Thon on April 30, 2011. The event will feature lots of lovable animals up for adoption as well as: a free rabies vaccination clinic (1 p.m. to 2 p.m.) rummage sale a “bath-a-thon” plenty of food and family fun snow […]

White Tie & Tails Doggie Prom, Fredericksburg, VA, April 2, 2011

On April 2, the prom is going  to the dogs! The 2011 White Tie and Tails Doggie Prom will be held on Saturday, April 2, 2011 and hosted by Andrew the Great Maltese from CBS’ “Greatest American Dog”. At this gala event, human and canine guests will get a chance to strut their stuff and […]

Krewe of Barkus Mardi Gras Dog Parade, McKinney, TX, Mar. 6, 2011

In Texas, McKinney’s historic downtown is going to the dogs when the Art Institute of McKinney and McKinney Main Street sponsor the 9th annual Krewe of Barkus Mardi Gras Dog Parade and Festival. The event will kick off with a parade at 2 p.m. followed by a dog costume contest. This year’s theme is “Happy […]

Strut Your Mutt Dog Show, Leander, TX, April 10, 2011

The Pet Studio of Round Rock, Texas, presents the Strut Your Mutt Dog Show and Spring Rescue Bazaar. Everyone (including their four-legged family members) is invited to come out and enjoy the contests including: Best All Over Mutt Best Groom Best Dog Trick Cutest Big Dog (45lbs +) Cutest Little Dog (45lbs-) Contest winners will […]

SPCA of Texas Strut Your Mutt, Dallas, TX, April 16, 2011

The SPCA of Texas’ Annual Strut Your Mutt Event is one of Dallas’ most popular fun runs for charity. Thousands of pets and their people walk, run, roll and stroll the broad sidewalks of Fair Park, enjoying food, music, kids’ activities and exciting booths. It’s all to help the SPCA of Texas rescue, heal and […]

PetSmart Charities Second Chance for Love, April 30-May 2, 2010

We’re always asking people we meet why they think more families don’t go to shelters to adopt. One answer we get time and time again is that many people are worried that they’ll be overwhelmed at the shelter and find it a depressing experience. If you know someone who has these worries, here’s the perfect […]

Walk for Animals, San Bernardino, CA, April 24, 2010

The 14th annual “Walk for the Animals” will be held Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. at the Arrowhead Credit Union Park in San Bernardino and is presented by The Humane Society of San Bernardino Valley. Activities: The event will include: San Bernardino Police Department K-9 Unit Demonstratio canine agility course funny pet contests […]

PETCO Natural Neighborhood Festival, April 10, 2010

Across the US, PETCO stores will be hosting Natural Neighborhood Festivals on Saturday, April 10, 2010. The event will include: free one-on-one nutrition consultation with a Certified Nutrition Expert to determine the natural food options best suited to your pet’s dietary needs chance to learn about all-natural grooming services opportunity to observe the latest dog-training […]

Love Your Pet Expo, Anderson, CA, April 10, 2010

A full day of family-friendly fun will make up the annual Love Your Pet Expo, an event that benefits many local rescue groups. Look for demonstrations and contests, a pet parade, and much more. When: April 10, 2010, opening at 10am Where: Shasta Fairgrounds, Anderson, California Price: Tickets are $4 for adults, free for kids. […]

Pooch Parade, Dallas, TX, April 4, 2010

More than 100 dogs are expected to participate in the Turtle Creek Association’s Annual Easter in the Park Pooch Parade on Easter Sunday, April 4, 2010 at Lee Park on Turtle Creek Boulevard. This popular annual event brings together families, children, dogs and Easter bonnets for an entertaining afternoon of music and picnics. The fun […]