There are so many cool events for you and your pets to head to and meet others who love their pets just like you this upcoming April. Spring is here and it’s time to run, jump, and wag your tails!
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Check out the events listed and if you’re not near any of these, check with your local humane society and newspaper for local pet events.
With so many pet events across the country, this list can’t be quite comprehensive – at least not without your help. Is your pet event, or one in your area, missing from our list? Please help us update this list to keep it current by leaving the information in a comment below!
Pet Events in the USA – April 2014
4th Annual Furry Friend 5K
When: April 5, 2014 Starts at 7:45am
Where: Frank Brown Park 16200 Panama City Beach Parkway Panama City Beach, Fl
Admission: Free to watch, $25 to participate
More information: Active.com
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Get your running sneakers out of the closet and sign up for the 5K at Frank Brown Park. The Humane Society of Bay County is hosting this fun event. Come watch or participate and then check out all the local vendors and activities afterwards. It’ll be a great way to spend a morning with your best furry friend!
Pet Photos with the Easter Bunny
When: April 12-13, 2014 10am to 4pm
Where: Tractor Supply Store 2900 S Danville Bypass Danville, KY
Admission: $7 to $12 for photos
More information: call 606 – 669 -3382
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Easter is coming! Get your pet’s photo taken with the Easter Bunny. The photos will be printed while you wait. Also, check out the other items that will be for sale: t-shirts, magnets, and stickers. A portion of the sales go to animals at Hopper’s Halfway Home, the no-kill shelter in Harrodsburg.
5th Annual Wag Hotels’ Easter Egg Hunt
Bring your pup and watch them sniff out easter eggs that are filled with tasty treats and prizes! Don’t forget to bring your camera as this could be really funny. There will also be a professional photographer on hand and if you see a great pic of your pup, you can buy one. Proceeds benefit the SPCA and Humane Society.
Pups in the Park
Every ticket sold for your pup goes to benefit the Washington Humane Society. Spend the day watching the ball game with your buddy at your side. It’ll be a great day of eating hot dogs, watching the game, and having your pup at your side. Dogs must be well-behaved and ok being around large excited crowds. All people who bring their pup must sign a waiver before entering the park so give yourself plant of time to wait in line.
Is your dog looking to dance? Then bring her/him to the Pooch Prom. There will be contests and a prom King and Queen. Get a picture taken with your pup and participate in the contests to win cool prizes. If your dog has a super sniffing nose, sign her/him up for the scavenger hunt and win a grand prize!