Pet Events in July in the USA

June 28, 2013
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A great way to spoil your dog is to bring them to an event where they can meet new friends, sample some great treats, and participate in competitions and contests. Attending pet events in your area is a good way to bond with your pet, spend time with the whole family, and meet other pet lovers. Plus, many events benefit humane societies and other charities and helps homeless pets in your community.

Check out some of the events listed below and if you’re not near 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 – July 2013

What: Dog Parade
Where: Downtown Bend, Oregon ending at Drake Park
When: July 4, 2013 10am to 4pm
Admission: Free
More Information: Bend Parks and Recreation
Hotels in Bend, Or

Start your 4th of July off with the annual Pet Parade that goes through downtown and ends at Drake Park where you, your family, and your beloved furry canine can spend the afternoon playing, eating, and having fun.

Kids are invited to march in the parade dressed up with their furry friends. All dogs must be on a leash and can be attached to your child’s bike, wagon, or trike.

Check the website for information about road closures and where to park.

What: Feasting for Fido
Where: 4500 W Wisconsin Ave Milwaukee, Wi
When: July 18, 2013 5:30 to 8:30pm
Admission: $50 in advance $60 at the door
More Information: Wisconsin Humane Society
Hotels in Milwaukee

The Wisconsin Humane Society is hosting its 5th annual Feasting for Fido, which is a fun evening of creative and delicious cuisines, beer, wine, and raffles from local restaurants. It’s being held on the grounds of the shelter. All proceeds benefit the shelter in caring for the animals as they await their forever homes.

What: Yappy Hour
Where: Wagsworth Manor 27 Spring Mill Drive Malvern, PA
When: July 18, 2013 6pm to 8pm
Admission: Free bring your dog!
More Information: All4PawsRescue
Hotels in Malvern, PA

Enjoy an evening outdoors with live music, hamburgers, hotdogs, and your best friend who will be making a ton of new friends at the All 4 Paws Happy/Yappy Hour. It’s free and a great way to unwind. Don’t forget to bring proof of vaccinations.

What: Paddle With Your Pooch
Where: Boathouse Forest Park 6101 Government Drive St. Louis, Mo
When: July 21, 2013 1pm
Admission: $40
More Information: Boathouse of Forest Park
Hotels in St. Louis

It’s the 10th annual Paddle With Your Pooch race. Each heat is limited to 25 boats. This is going to be a great event, if you can’t participate, come on down and watch!

What: Wine, Cheese & Chocolate Party
Where: Deal Country Club Deal, NJ
When: July 27th, 2013 7pm to 11pm
Admission: $125
More Information: Purr’N Pooch Foundation for Animals
Hotels in NJ

Join in a beautiful night of fine wine, open bar, hors d’oeuvres, carving stations and pastries, while raising funds to help less fortunate animals in desperate need of sanctuary, protection, rescue and love. Dress to impress, no jeans, and meet fellow pet lovers like yourself!

Image from Torri


2 Responses to “Pet Events in July in the USA”

  1. dw says:

    why do I get pet events in july in the newsletter sent on 9/3 ????

  2. Jessica says:

    As you’ll note at the top of the post, it’s geared toward people who might be planning in advance for next summer’s travels. We know it’s a long way off, but we’re working on making sure all the monthly planning tips are out long before people need them – so next year when you’re looking for things to do in July with your pet, you won’t have to wait until late June to get the article! :)

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