Calendar

March 2017

Now through April 28th
2nd Annual Pet Food & Supply Drive
to Benefit Benzie County Animal Control
Sponsored by AmeriGas Propane (area 37) of Benzonia. Please drop off donations at the AmericaGas Propane Benzonia office from 8 am to 4:30 pm – 2904 Benzie Hwy., Benzonia. 231-882-9952. Make a donation and receive $5 off a 20 lb. cylinder fill at regular price.

March 5, 14 & 25
Woofers Adventure Club
Come join their group of active, friendly dogs and their humans for fitness adventures, social hours and group trail hikes. Reservations required. On various trails in and around Traverse City. Contact Woofers for details. 231-409-0732. info@woofersontherun.com.

Saturday, March 11th
2017 Leapin’ Leprechaun 5K
Traverse City
Don’t miss this fun, festive dog-friendly 5K!! The 2017 Leapin’ Leprechaun 5k in downtown Downtown TC (Official) on Saturday, March 11th! Woofers is donating a super cool canine prize for the dog costume contest! So start planning your outfit now and get registered! Benefiting the National Cherry Festival.

Saturday, March 11th
Hi Lo Outlet Grand Opening Lunch
Noon to 2 pm
Proceeds to benefit the Wexford Co. Animal Control
Free gift to first 100 people. Free book of choice throughout the day. Enter to win one of several great prizes! Something for everyone – household goods, tools, baby products, food, pet supplies, sports equipment, clothing, furniture and more! 1/4 mile north of Home Depot – 231-225-0170. Serving lunch from noon to 2 pm – hot dog, chips and a water for a suggested donation of $2. All proceeds will be donated to the Wexford Co. Animal Control.

Thursday, March 16th, 5 to 8 pm
Paint a Pup to Support Cherryland Humane Society
Blackbird Arts
1485 Barlow St., Traverse City
Join us Thursday, March 16 anytime between 5-8pm at Blackbird Arts to paint Cherryland Humane Society’s new ceramic Donor Dogs donation collection banks. Donor Dogs play an important role in the community by raising funds and awareness. These two hundred soon-to-be painted dogs will be located at businesses throughout the area! Artists with intermediate to advanced painting skills are needed to give the ceramic dogs a facelift and new look. They are an open canvas and can be painted to resemble a dog that has been a special part of your life!

Registration is free. Onsite donations of $5 to $10 per person are greatly appreciated to cover the materials cost. Children are welcome to attend and learn about a live dog or cat and create at the art table. Click here for the FB event page.

Sunday, March 26, 1 to 2:30 pm
Affordable Pet Vaccine Clinics
Tractor Supply
825 US 31 S., Traverse City (near Chums Corner)
Vaccinations, testing and deworming, heart worm prevention, microchipping, flea and tick medication. http://www.petvet.vippetcare.com

Sunday, March 26, 4 to 5:30 pm
Affordable Pet Vaccine Clinics
Tractor Supply
7007 E. M-72, Williamsburg
Vaccinations, testing and deworming, heart worm prevention, microchipping, flea and tick medication. http://www.petvet.vippetcare.com

April 2017

Saturday, April 22nd, 10 am to 2 pm
Cadillac Novelty Dog Show
Cherry Grove Event Center
Cadillac
Face painting, give-aways, door prizes, agility exhibition noon to 2 pm, 20 vendors of pet-related products and services; classes (contests) for $5 each. Click here for more info. on the FB page.

Sunday, April 23, 1 to 2:30 pm
Affordable Pet Vaccine Clinics
Tractor Supply
825 US 31 S., Traverse City (near Chums Corner)
Vaccinations, testing and deworming, heart worm prevention, microchipping, flea and tick medication. http://www.petvet.vippetcare.com

Sunday, April 23, 4 to 5:30 pm
Affordable Pet Vaccine Clinics
Tractor Supply
7007 E. M-72, Williamsburg
Vaccinations, testing and deworming, heart worm prevention, microchipping, flea and tick medication. http://www.petvet.vippetcare.com

May 2017

Sunday, May 7th, 5 pm
Cheboygan Co. Humane Society
Spring Fling 2017
Eagles Club of Cheboygan
This year’s theme is “picnic.” Entertainment by Dan Frazier. Silent Auction. Salad bar and hors d’oeuvres at 5:30. Dinner served at 6 pm. Including roast beef, roast pork and broasted chicken with dessert and beverage. Ticket price $15 per person.

Saturday, May 20th
Tart to Trails 5K Fun Run/Walk
Vasa Pathway, Barlett Rd., Williamsburg

Join other dog owners with your four-pawed friends on Saturday, May 20th, at the Vasa Pathway for the 8th Annual Tails to Trails! This 5K fun run/walk on the scenic Vasa Pathway is a unique opportunity to mingle with other dog owners and experience the trails with your canine friend. All proceeds benefit TART Trails.

  • Dogs will receive a goodie bag with treats and promotional dog items
  • Professional photos will be taken that may be downloaded afterwards
  • Prizes for top finishing owners and dogs provided by D.O.G. Bakery, plus other prizes from local pet friendly businesses!
  • Registration is only $20 for individuals and $40 for families through May 12th. May 13th through the day of, event registration will be $25/individuals and $50/families.
  • Day-of registration opens at 8am, the fun run/walk starts at 9am
  • Pets must stay on-leash and owners must pick up after their pets
  • This is not a chip-timed event, but there will be an official race clock to determine places and times
  • Tails to Trails is a rain, snow, or shine event

Click here for the website and click here for the FB event page.

Sunday, May 21, 1 to 2:30 pm
Affordable Pet Vaccine Clinics
Tractor Supply
825 US 31 S., Traverse City (near Chums Corner)
Vaccinations, testing and deworming, heart worm prevention, microchipping, flea and tick medication. http://www.petvet.vippetcare.com

Sunday, May 21, 4 to 5:30 pm
Affordable Pet Vaccine Clinics
Tractor Supply
7007 E. M-72, Williamsburg

Vaccinations, testing and deworming, heart worm prevention, microchipping, flea and tick medication. http://www.petvet.vippetcare.com

July 2017

Friday, July 7th at 7 pm
Bruce Cameron at
The National Writers Series Event
City Opera House, Traverse City
Cameron is the author of “A Dog’s Purpose.” For tickets, call 231-942-8082. Click here for more info.

 

 

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