Upcoming Events: Spring Fever!

Heres our list of pet friendly events in your area sure to keep you and your family entertained all May!

Have an upcoming event we should know about? List for FREE on our Events page CLICK HERE and Comment below.

PawsWay Pet Loss Support Group

May 1, 2014

If you have experienced the loss of your animal or are anticipating the loss of your animal, know that you are not alone in the grief that you are feeling. The purpose of this group is to create a safe and supportive environment where everyone’s grief matters. Participants will have an opportunity to express their loss and share memories of their companions. The group meets the first Saturday of each month.

46th Annual Purina Animal Hall of Fame

May 5th, 2014

The four new 2014 Purina Animal Hall of Fame™ Inductees join 155 heroic animals.


Pet First Aid – Certificate Course

Sunday, May 11, 2014
10am to 6pm
Rated best and most practical course. Vet-approved. For all Pet Lovers, required for Pet Care Professionals. Practice bandaging on live pets. Slides and Video used in the course for visual learning. Manual to take home. Feel confident you will know what to do.  
Sunday, May 11, 2014

Ottawa Doggy Daycare (57 Cleopatra Drive, off Merivale Road)

1:00pm to 4:00pm


Benefiting: The Canadian Chihuahua Rescue and Transport,Tiny Paws Dog Rescue and Minpinerie Rescue! 

Meet rescue dogs, talk with volunteers and enjoy all of the great amenities at the Ottawa Doggy Daycare. There will be nail trims, a raffle and plenty of playtime with the dogs. Coffee and treats will be served.

Companion Obedience

Sun, May 11, 2014
Red Barn Event Centre
8pm – 9pm
4 week Canine Good Neighbour test prep class.
please contact laurab75@rogers.com
Mon, May 12, 2014
Weekly at 7:45pm
PawsWay Festival of Trees 

May 14th and 15th, 2014


This festival will focus on children’s authors and illustrators who incorporate dogs or cats (or both!) into their books. Books may be fiction or non-fiction. The authors will do readings throughout the day and ideally are available for autographs and to promote and sell their books if they wish. Each author will have 30 minutes of dedicated programming. This can be utilized in a variety of ways such as readings, general conversations, or Q & A sessions.

Ages 4-12

The WoofJocks Canine All Stars

May 17 – 19, 2014

Four 30-minute shows. Do not miss this!
Walks ‘N’ Wags Pet First Aid Certificate Course
Saturday, May 24, 2014
The Lambton House, Old Dundas Street
National Leaders in Pet First Aid. Longest standing course in Canada. Veterinarian approved.
Visit link to register.


May 24, 2014 to May 25, 2014

Woodbine Park

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM


Join hundreds of outdoor vendors for a weekend of pet-loving fun! As North America’s largest festival for dogs, you won’t find a collect of consumer and Fido-friendly goods for sale like this anywhere else!

For more info :416-234-9663 or info@woofstock.ca

WoofJocks @ the 6th Annual Jaime and Alexandra’s Lemonade Stand

May 25, 2014

Bannockburn Park

2-5 PM

Benefiting: Ve’ahavta.

Help these two young girls reach this years goal! They have already raised over $20,000 for Toronto’s homeless since 2009. Help them make a difference in the lives of others.

May 25, 2014
10AM to 1PM
 Dog Guides assist people who are blind or visually impaired, who have hearing difficulties, who live with frequent seizures due to epilepsy, and people who have physical or medical disabilities. The Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides is the largest guide dog organization in Canada. With no government funding, donations and fundraisers are very important. A fun, family friendly walk!
Registration can be done online (HERE) or on the day of starting at 10am.
May 31, 2014
Centennial Park, Trenton
9:00am to 5:00pm

‘Barks by the Bay’ Canine Festival and Trade Show.  This festival acts as a venue for dog owners and enthusiasts to come together for a fun filled day. Check out the Off leash dog run area. vendors, demonstrators, speakers, breeders, shows, veterinarians, and the caliber of entertainment! Quinte Humane Society will be onsite all day accepting donations at their booth! 

If attending this event, be sure to check out the Ultimate Air Dogs Canada!




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