What could be better than spending a day on the town with your pup? Check out these dog-themed and dog-friendly events happening in Ontario in February 2018.
Thursday, February 1st to Sunday, February 4th
Woodstock Fairgrounds, 875 Nellis St, Woodstock, ON
Saturday, February 10th & Sunday, February 11th
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Bingemans, Kitchener, ON
Admission: $10 (kids under 13 are free)
This is the doggie social event that showcases amazing dogs and invites you to bring your own! In addition to the Elite Canine Performance Show there are tons of ways to have fun with your dog, including agility courses, a giant play area, canine caricatures and more! A portion of all proceeds will go towards Wounded Warriors Canada – PTSD Service Dog Program.
Igor Pug Kissing Booth for PugALug Pug Rescue – February 10th
Pugentine for PugALug Pug Rescue- February 11th
PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend
Friday, February 16th to Sunday, February 18th
9:00 am to 9:00 pm (Sunday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm)
PetSmart stores across the country.
The very first National Adoption Weekend hosted by PetSmart will take place February 16th to 18th across the country, where PetSmart stores will feature adoptable pets from shelters, rescues, and animal welfare organizations.
Sunday, February 25th
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Richmond Green Sports Center, Agricultural Building #2, 1300 Elgin Mills Rd East, Richmond Hill, ON
$5 per family
Westies love to play, so Westies in Need is hosting an afternoon of fun! Non-Westies are invited to join as well for this indoor event full of doggies. The dogs can romp around and play, while families can enjoy coffee and snacks while browsing vendor tables and checking out the free “Paw it Forward” merchandise (for a small donation).
The Ontario SPCA and the BC SPCA have come together to present National Cupcake Day™ for SPCAs & Humane Societies on behalf of local shelters, SPCAs & Humane Societies across Canada on February 26th. In 2017, animal lovers across Canada raised over $600,000 in support of their favourite Societies. The campaign has raised $2.45 million to date! You can Register for National Cupcake Day™ and host your own Cupcake Party at home, school*, work, or anywhere you think people will enjoy a tasty treat! Your guests donate to the participating animal welfare charity of your choice, in exchange for a delicious cupcake. Or you can collect or promote direct donations.