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Published August 31st 2018
Take your dog along to one of these events
Those of us who treat our dogs as family members will understand the importance of these dog events! It is always nice to take the whole family, including the dogs on an outing. With this list, you will be able to do just that and know you will all have an enjoyable day together.
Paws Explores MUDDY Dogstacle Adventure This event will be held on 8th September 2018, at Echuca. It will be on from 10 am to 4 pm. There will also be dog treat market stalls here, as well as food stalls. This organisation donates ALL profits from each of the events and divides it between various animal and human charities.
Pet & Animal Expo This will be on 16th September, from 10 am to 3 pm. It will be held at the Wyndham Civic Centre, 45 Princes Hwy, Werribee. The Pet & Animal Expo is a fun, family and pet-friendly day where all activities and entertainment are free. The events include:
Dog obedience displays and educational demonstrations
Expo of products and services for pets and their owners
Pet displays including exotic cats, dogs, budgerigars, ferrets, rabbits and more
Popular children's activities such as face painting and reptile/animal displays
Pets Day Out This will be on Sunday, 14th October, from 10 am to 3 pm. It will be held at Ballam Park, Cranbourne Rd, Frankston. This free annual event is not just for pet owners - come and meet animals if you do not own one!
This will be held on 18th October, from 7 pm to 9.30 pm and the cost is from $43 to $53. It will be held at The National Hotel, 344 Victoria Street, Richmond.
Join in the "date with your dog" painting class where a talented instructor will show you how to do you doggo justice with a paintbrush! If you do not own a dog, still come with a picture. You are able to bring your pooch as a model also.
Bark for Life
This will be held on 28th October, from 10 am to 2 pm. It will be held at Jells Park South, Wheelers Hill. This is a special Cancer Council Victoria event where you can walk with your dog. This will celebrate the survivors and carers, and to remember those we have lost to cancer. At the same time, it will help to raise funds in order to save lives.
On the day, there will be entertainment and activities in amarket style atmosphere. There will be something for all ages - whether you have two or four legs!
This will be held on 11th November, from 11 am. It will be held at Burnley Park, Richmond. It is a dog-friendly music festival and proceeds benefit Oscar's Law, Puppy Tails, Melbourne Animal Rescue, Greyhound Rescue Victoria, Kayas Mission, plus more.
Doggy Day Out
This will be held on 25th November, from 10 am to 2 pm. It will be held at PB Ronald Reserve, Pakenham. There will be pet themed market stalls, family stalls, guest speakers, activities, and food trucks. It is a FREE family event that celebrates dogs, and their owners.
You will meet like-minded people here and the aim of the event is to have fun!