Thursday, June 25, 2009

Hot Diggity Dog 4th of July Extravaganza!

Everybody is invited to enjoy a fun-filled Independence Day holiday by attending the “Hot Diggity Dog 4th of July Extravaganza!” hosted by Broward County Animal Care and Regulation.

The event will take place on Saturday, July 4, starting at 11:00 a.m. till 3:00 p.m. at the Fort Lauderdale animal shelter, 1870 SW 39 th Street.
  • Admission is free
  • Open to the public
  • Bake and rummage sale
  • Bounce House
  • Tour the Shelter
  • Pet Adoptions
All proceeds will benefit the Friends of Animal Care in order to buy food, medicine and other supplies for the shelter pets.

Visit the shelter, adopt and pet and have some fun!

For more information, please call 954-359-1010

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Dancing with the Dogs!

Do you and your doggie have what it takes to learn the newest and funniest canine sport?

Join American iDogs for a fun workshop on Canine Musical Freestyle!

The class will be held at the Sunview Park in Plantation starting at 9:30am till 4:30pm. Sunday June 28th, 2009.

Canine Musical Freestyle is a modern dog sport that combines obedience training, tricks, and dance. It allows dogs and owners to express their creativity through costumes, music and dance.

Dogs of all sizes and breeds are welcome!
However, your dog needs to respond to basic commands (sit, stay, come, down, heel) to have an enjoyable learning experience.

For reservations and price, please call 954-829-3274

Thursday, June 11, 2009

Dogs of Summer at Downtown Hollywood!

The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood presents Dogs of Summer!.

Saturday, June 20 and Sunday, June 21, 2009. at the ArtsPark at Young Circle, Downtown Hollywood.
Come and meet the world’s greatest dog artist Tillamook (Tillie) Cheddar and enjoy a weekend full of fun and art. Well-behaved dogs on leashes are welcome!:
  • Pooch portraiture photos
  • Pet-related vendors
  • Sidewalk chalk art
  • Art exhibition by Runcie Tatnall
  • Presentations on pet nutrition, canine safety for kids, dog obedience, therapy dogs (Paw Pals Therapy Dogs)
  • South Florida Air K9s Performing Dogs
  • Free!!
Doggie pools, sprinklers and water bowls available to all canines. Dog sitting is available if you want to take a stroll to visit the Art and Culture Center of Hollywood.

For more information, please visit:

Thursday, June 4, 2009

Cat Network PetFest at Cauley Square!

The Cat Network & Cauley Square Village will host ‘PET FEST’ on Sat. June 13 and Sun. June 14 from 10 am to 5 pm both days.

The event will feature vendors booths, shows & exhibitions both days. Register your pets for the "Pet Parade" on Saturday and "Pet Pageant" on Sunday!

Dogs and Cats will be competing for the titles of:

  • Most Beautiful
  • Most Fashionable

  • Most Talented

Kitty Cats will be judged in their carriers/cages in a special exhibition area. The "Meow Mobile" will be on hand for pet adoptions.

All well behaved pets are welcome on leashes/in carriers!

This event is free to the public and it also offers free parking. Donations to The Cat Network are greatly appreciated!

CAULEY SQUARE VILLAGE is located at 22400 Old Dixie Highway, S. Dade, Fla. 33170 (Turnpike S. to exit 11, W. to US1, S. to 224 St.).

For Information, please call 305-258-2565 or email Sherry Miller:

On Sunday June 14, celebrate Mardis Gras all over again at the Animal Services Mardis Gras Pet Adoption party!

Miami-Dade Animal Services
For more information: