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MSPCA Santa Pet Photos 2017 in Boston MA

Come to the MSPCA with your pet to get their picture taken with Santa! For a $30 donation you will receive a framed photo and an email with a digital image of the photo.

MSPCA Boston Adoption Center 350 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA

Folks far and wide look forward to our Santa photo extravaganza each year! Dogs, cats and all sorts of other animals simply can’t wait to snap their pic with jolly ole’ Saint Nick. Pictures will be taken on Saturday, December  9th, and Sunday, December . 10th, between 9:00am-5:00pm. The $30 donation includes a framed photo as well as four adorable digital images sent to your email for holiday sharing! All proceeds go to help our homeless animals. Make sure to book your appointment soon. Appointments fill up fast! www.mspca.org/santaphotos.

MSPCA Boston Adoption Center
350 South Huntington Ave,
Boston, MA

Ghouls, Gimlets & Grrrowlers Halloween Party at Urban Hound Boston

Join the Urban Hound for The  First Annual Halloween Party, lovingly known as “Ghouls, Gimlets & Grrrowlers.” clock on Thursday, October 26 at 6 PM – 8 PM. 
Make sure your check out the Dog owners survey to earn amazon gift cards


This event will be a party for Urban Hound clients and their dogs. Both dogs AND humans are encouraged to come in costume, though only the dogs will be eligible for our contest.

Dogs will socialize off-leash while their PAWrents mix and mingle. Food and drinks will be provided for everyone, including treats for spooky pups.

Last Hope K9 Rescue will be at this event with lots of info on how you can get involved with rescue, including how to become a foster parent!

If you’re still getting your costumes together, keep these in mind.
Neutral judges will be giving out 3 awards:
– The Best in Show (best all around costume/presentation)
– The “Pawp Culture” Award (most timely/relevant)
– The “Opposable Thumbs” Award (shout out to all the homemade costumes out there)
Prizes include free daycare and walks, among other great things!

This event is FREE for all!

129 Malden St
Boston, Massachusetts

Woofstock 2017 at SOWA Open Market Boston

SOWA Open Market will be hosting an Woofstock  is a dog-friendly afternoon filled with cocktails, canines, live music and more on Saturday, October 21, 11-4pm.

Woofstock 2017 at SOWA Open Market Boston

Hate leaving your pup at home when you’re headed out for drinks? Well, you don’t have to. All bar proceeds benefit Last Hope K9 Rescue.

Make sure your check out the Dog owners survey to earn amazon gift cards
Tickets are FREE thanks to Tito’s Handmade Vodka, vodka for dog people! Bring your pups, and enjoy some cocktails like the Arnold Pomeranian, The Moscow Drool, Hair of the Dog Bloody Mary, the Greyhound and more! Food trucks will be onsite all afternoon. Tito’s Handmade Vodka will donate $1 to Last Hope K9 for every social media post tagging #lovetitos #vodkafordogpeople and #lasthopek9
There will be live music from Old Jack, and The Rationales while you enjoy lawn games, sip cocktails, and let the pups run free in the play area! Vendors will be on site with the latest and greatest items for your four-legged friends, plus a photo booth, and more!
VIP swag bags are available with gifts for your furry friend. VIP swag bags benefit Last Hope K9 Rescue. Last Hope K9 Rescue is dedicated to saving abandoned, neglected, and/or abused dogs from high-kill shelters throughout the United States. Last Hope K9 Rescue will be onsite with dogs that are available for adoption.

SOWA Open Market
540 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118

Doggone Halloween Costume Parade 2017 in Downtown Boston

The 4th Annual Doggone Halloween Costume Parade sponsored by the Downtown Boston BID is going to be a gggrrrrreaat time for canines and humans! The parade is on Friday, October 27th from noon to 2 pm. This event is being cosponsored by MSPCA-Angell.
This year’s event will be on Summer Street between Washington and Hawley streets.

All well-behaved dogs (and their owners) are welcome to enter the costume contest — it’s free to enter! Every dog will receive a prize for entering the contest. Judges will award special prizes for Best Costume, Scariest Costume, Best Human and Dog Duo Costume and Most Creative Costume.

Please bring your dog on leash and only bring dogs who can get along with other dogs and be OK with a crowd. Please encourage your dog to use the bathroom before the event. This event will be in a fenced off area.
Please contact Rebecca Kilgallon at rkilgallon@bostonbid.org or Kristen Flanagan at kflanagan@bostonbid.org with questions.

Halloween Canine Promenade on the Charles River Esplande 2017 in Boston MA

The annual Canine Promenade on the Esplanade – doggie Halloween parade and costume contest  will be  held on  Sunday, October 22 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Fiedler Field on the Esplanade.

Doggie Halloween parade and costume contest, as well as festival with a variety of dog-related vendors including: Pawsh Dog Boutique, MSPCA, 2 Dogs Treats, Sun Dog Snacks, Red Dog, Boston Vet Clinic, Elliot’s House, Boston Animal Hospital, Lina Kriva and more!
$15 preregistration per dog / $20 registration day of event* Click here to register: http://bit.ly/2fi99FM
Grand prize for Best Costume and Best Duet (Human and pet)
Gift bags and dog treats for all registrants provided by Pawsh Dog Boutique
Demonstrations, family-friendly activities, give-aways, and more!
The Canine Promenade benefits the Esplanade, highlights the park as a resource for dog owners and raises awareness about park improvements. In the spirit of the season, we encourage you to dress up your dogs (and yourself) in costume.

Pet costumes