Category Archives: Things to do

New England Pet Expo 2017 in Wilmington MA

The 8th annual   New England Amazing Pet Expo Saturday  will be held at Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM  September 16th  and Sunday September 17th  11 AM to 4 PM Admission is free and pets are welcome  Make sure your check out the Dog owners survey to earn amazon gift cards 

New England Pet Expo 2017 in Wilmington MA

HAT CAN YOU EXPECT AT AN AMAZING PET EXPO™?
Tons of Exhibitors

Fabulous Prize Giveaways & Fun for both the Two-Legged AND Four-Legged

Adopt! Dozens of Rescue Groups and a Petfinder.com Mega-Adoption Event

Discounted Vaccinations, Microchipping and Heartworm & Flea Preventatives

Free Nail Trims

Pet Activities

Live Entertainment, Obedience Demonstrations, Author Readings/Book Signings

The Latest & Greatest Pet Products

Learn About Pet Care, Volunteerism, Grooming, Pet Behavior & Training, Traveling with your Pet, How YOU Can Make a Difference, Different Types of Pets/Breeds, Veterinarian FAQ, Fun Activities for You & Your Pet

And SO MUCH MORE

Shriners Auditorium

99 Fordham Road, Wilmington, MA
Shriners Auditorium is conveniently located off I-93 in Wilmington, MA.
Coming north or south, take Exit 39
Bear right at end of ramp onto Concord Street
Take first left at Fordham Road lights
Follow to end, and you will see signs to auditorium and parking areas.

Somerville Dog Festival 2017

The 8th Annual Somerville Dog Festival is a community-wide event to celebrate dogs and the families who love them at Trum Field on Sunday September 10th 11-3pm.Somerville Dog Festival 2017

. The Somerville Foundation for Animals proudly hosts the festival, with 100% of the proceeds benefiting local animal-related charities. New this year, the Somerville Foundation for Animals is establishing the Somerville Pet Food Bank to support people and animals in need here in our community.

Make sure your check out the Dog owners survey to earn amazon gift cards

This year we are featuring the DOGGIE FUN ZONE! What’s the Doggie Fun Zone? It’s like American Ninja Warrior for your dog!

We are also featuring Try It Games like Nose Work, Agility, Weight Pull and the always popular Kibble Quest!

Other events include:

Urban Mushing Demo
Come When Called Class (sign up on our website)
Dog/Owner Look-a-Like Contest (sign up on our website)
Best Trick Contest (sign up on our website)..

 

Woof Walk 2017 at Araujo Farms in Dighton MA

The Friends of the  Taunton Animal Shelter will be hosting the 4th   Annual Woof Walk! This dog friendly event will be held from 11am to 3pm on September 17, 2017 at Araujo Farms in Dighton, MA, US. Admission is a donation of at least $15 to register.

Make sure your check out the Dog owners survey to earn amazon gift cards

Stroll along the pumpkin patches of Araujo Farms with your dog, family, friends, co-workers, or go dog-less! There will be a dog obstacle course, photo stops, Strut Your Mutt, Owner/Dog Look-A-Like, Happiest Doggie Tail, and Cutest Doggie Ears, and Best Doggie Eyes contests, and prizes for scariest, cutest, and most creative dog costumes! • Other activities include K-9 demo, Rescue Row, Woof Photos, free kids’ craft table, raffles, food by Doughlicious Pizza and more! • Event is rain or shine. • Register before September 10th and receive 2 free raffle tickets!
Araujo Farms & Greenhouses
1522 Williams St, Dighton, Massachusetts 02715

Peabody Dog Festival 2017

The 2nd Peabody Dog Festival hosted by Friends of Peabody Dog Park will be on Saturday September 9th  12-4pm.  Peabody Dog Festival 2017

This festival aims to raise money to benefit Peabody Dog Park, which will be built in the Emerson Park area. We have received a grant to cover 90 percent of the design and construction, but we still need to raise $20,000.

Make sure your check out the Dog owners survey to earn amazon gift cards

The event will feature live local music, agility and obedience demonstrations, contests, prizes, and a variety of vendors selling products, treats, and services.

Emerson Park  Perkins st  Peabody

Ipswich Humane Group Doggy Maze Daze at Marini Farm 2017

The Ipswich Humane Group is teaming up with Marini Farm in Ipswich to host a Doggy Maze Daze Fundraiser to support the Ipswich animal shelter. One weekend only Marini Farm will open the corn maze for pet owners and their four legged friends! Guests can bring their dog and get lost in the maze.  Ipswich Humane Group Doggy Maze Daze at Marini Farm 2017

This is the only weekend that dogs will be allowed to navigate the maze with our 2 legged guests!

What: Doggy Maze Daze Fundraiser
When: Sept. 9th & 10th
Time: 10 am – 6 pm
Price: $12.99 (children 2 and under are FREE)
Four legged friends are FREE!