This summer will be filled with all sorts of lovely pet events for all of those who will be in Michigan. There will be cat adoption events, dog races, low cost-vaccination clinics and other fun things to do!
Marquette Sunrise Dog Dash
The Dog Dash will occur on the island of Picnic Rocks, starting at 8:00 AM. Registration will go on 7:15-7:45 AM, and costs $10 for entry. They will give awards to the four fastest dogs, and there will also be a dog costume contest following the race.
Cat Days of Summer
Pet Supplies Plus
Bloomfield Hills and White Lake, Michigan
Looking for a cat?
These two Pet Supplies Plus locations will be hosting the Cat Days of Summer. There will be over 200 cats and kittens up for adoption, which have all been health checked and vaccinated.
Arcadia Creek Festival Site
The Woofstock Fest will last from 10:00 AM-6:00 PM, and will feature entertainment, food and assorted activities. Families and their dogs are welcome to attend. It will be a benefit for the SPCA of SW Michigan.
Low-Cost Vaccinations and Microchipping
Canine to Five
The Michigan Humane Society will be putting on a low-cost vaccination and microchip clinic at Canine to Five from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM. There will be low-cost vaccinations against Distemper, Rabies, Parvovirus and other diseases for cats and dogs of appropriate age. Owners can also pick up pet licenses at this clinic. Animals must be leashed or in carriers, and appropriate proof of low income is necessary.
Copper Leaf Crossing Home
Ann Arbor, Michigan
This will be the fourth annual Pet Fest, put on by the Pet Emporium. It is the largest pet festival in southeastern Michigan, and will go on from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM. Admission itself is free, but parking is $2. There will be a variety of rescues and shelters, along with demonstrators, vendors and exhibitors.
Bully Summer Splash Bash
Currey’s Family Pet Care
The Bully Summer Splash Bash will take place from 10:00 AM-4:00 PM, and there will be all sorts of fun activities, including dock diving, weight pulling, dog agility, dog scootering and more. It will go on from 11:00 AM-4:00 PM, and is meant to benefit the pit bull adoption program of the Dearborn Animal Shelter.