Maddie’s Matchmaker Adoptathon, San Francisco Area, June 9-10, 2012

Over 60 participating animal welfare organizations in 80 locations in San Francisco, Alameda, and Contra Costa will be providing free adoptions for all dogs and cats on June 9 and 10 thanks to Maddie’s Fund and the third annual Maddie’s® Matchmaker Adoptathon! In addition to offering free adoptions, Maddie’s Fund is also donating between $500 […]

Dachshund Fun Race And Costume Contest, June 9, 2012, Warren, Michigan

Doxie lovers, perk up your ears and mark your calendars for June 9, 2012 when the Midwest Dachshund Club presents an event dedicated to these loveable canines and their humans. The family-friendly event will take place in Shaw Park and is open to the public. Families are invited to bring a picnic lunch and enjoy […]

Whisker Walk, Lancaster, MA, June 3, 2012

Dog devotees and friends of felines will make great strides toward building a better tomorrow for rescue and shelter animals throughout New England by taking part in the 5th annual Whisker Walk. Activities The free day of play with a purpose for your and your four-pawed pal begins with Flyball demonstrations by the Boston Stragglers, […]

Escondido Humane Society Alumni Reunion, Escondido, CA, June 25, 2011

The Escondido Humane Society in Escondido, California was established in 1915. Since that time, they have helped thousands of neglected, abandoned, and homeless pets find loving homes. To celebrate their long years of service to the pets of Southern California, they are inviting former animal residents back to the shelter for an Alumni Reunion and […]

Celebrity Catwalk Yappy Hour, NYC, June 25, 2010

Animal-loving advocates will be the toast of the town at Celebrity Catwalk’s “Yappy Hour” event, taking place June 25, 2010 from 6 pm – 9 pm at Quo in New York City. Benefiting National Animal Rescue, guests will nosh on nibbles, sip cocktails and bid on merchandise in a silent auction. To enter the event’s […]

Hoops & Hounds Night, San Antonio, June 26, 2010

We’ve reported recently on several special baseball nights that welcome you to bring your dog and we’ve just learned of a similar basketball night. The San Antonio Silver Stars is hosting a special Hoops & Hounds night on Saturday, June 26. The first 1,000 dogs to arrive will receive a Silver Stars dog bowl courtesy […]

Take Your Dog to Work Day, June 25, 2010

Friday, June 25, 2010 marks the 12th year for Take Your Dog To Work Day®, launched by Pet Sitters International (PSI) in 1999. The day raises awareness about the benefits of pet ownership and promotes the need for pet adoption. This year’s event has teamed up with pet expert Arden Moore to spread the word […]

World’s Ugliest Dog Contest, June 25, 2010, Petaluma, CA

Proving that a dog doesn’t have to be picture perfect to be the perfect pet, the parade of paws that promenade on stage at the Sonoma-Marin Fair’s annual World’s Ugliest Dog contest defines the old adage, “pretty is as pretty does.” Jon Reep, the season five winner of NBC’s rib-tickling talent competition Last Comic Standing, […]

River City Cluster of Dog Shows, June 17-20, 2010, San Antonio

San Antonio is going to the dogs! This year’s River City Cluster of Dog Shows in San Antonio, Texas consists of two dog shows featuring local kennel clubs: * Comal County Kennel Club: June 17 & 19, 2010 * Bexar County Kennel Club: June 18 & 20, 2010 Where: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Market […]

Dog Bowl, Dallas, TX, June 6, 2010

For the second time this year Friends of Fair Park is unleashing a free Dog Bowl event at the Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas, Texas. Taking place June 6 from 1 – 5 pm, pet parents can cheer for their fur babies as they tackle an animal-only agility course and play in a splash pool. […]