Looking to have fun with your dog in or near Toronto or support a good cause this October? Check out our list of October 2019 Dog Events and Celebrations below.
Let us know if we have missed any in the comments or on Facebook.
Happy Canadian Thanksgiving and Halloween.
Dog Celebrations for the Month of October
International Pet Fashion Month
National Pet Wellness Month
National Animal Safety & Protection Month
Pet Cancer Awareness Month
National Service Dog Month
Pet Diabetes Month
Adopt a Dog/Shelter Dog Month
National Pit Bull Awareness Month
Halloween Safety Month
National Cookie Month
Dog Celebrations for the Weeks of October
Mental Illness Awareness Week, National Walk Your Dog Week, Dog Film Festival Week, Space Week, Pet Peeve Week, National Veterinary Technician Week, Animal Welfare Week, Peace, Friendship and Goodwill Week
October 2019 Dog Events and Celebrations
October 1: National Fire Pup Day, National Black Dog Day, National Walk Your Dog Day
October 4: World Day For Animals & Pets
October 5, 2019 – Furry Friends 5K Run, Burlington
The second annual run around the waterfront fundraiser for the Burlington SPCA with or without your dog. Register and collection pledges in advance. Funds go to Rescue Orgs like My Kilo’s. 8 am to noon. Spencer Smith Park, Burlington
5K Run/Walk with Dog $40 no Dog or Team $35
October 7: World Smile Day
October 14: Canadian Thanksgiving
October 14: National Pet Obesity Awareness Day
October 15: National Pug Day- woohoo!!
October 19: National Fetch Day with PetMate
October 27 Pugoween for PugALug Pug Rescue
1:00PM – 3:00PM Doggie Playland, 365 Olivewood Road, EtobicokeParking and TTC available from Kipling st. take 44 south 2 stops to Olivewood Rd. Adults $7 per adults, kids 12 and under free
October 27: National Pit Bull Awareness Day
October 27 Howl-o-ween Boston Terrier Meet Up Fundraiser for Boston Terrier Rescue Canada
1pm At Barks n’ Rec in Mississauga- $10
October 28: Plush Animal Lovers Day
October 31: Halloween – be safe.