Events

Throughout the year we attend different events within the community in order to help promote animal assisted therapy as well as do a bit of fund raising. You can see where we will be using the calendar below.

5th Annual Run for the Rescues, Fun Run and Festival

We’ll be in Suwanee, GA on March 28 for the Georgia SPCA¬†5th Annual Run for the Rescues, Fun Run and Festival. The festival runs from 8AM to 4PM with lots of fun things to see and do. Here’s the information from the event’s page: Strut your Mutt at the Georgia SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) 5th Annual Run for the Rescues 5K, Fun Run and Festival. This event will take place in the beautiful Suwanee Town Center Park in the heart of Suwanee. We encourage everyone to bring their dogs for this run to benefit homeless pets. Come see B98.5 FM’s Jordan Graye. She will be doing live remotes at the event. In addition to the race, there will be a Festival at the Suwanee Town Center from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Enjoy food and beverage, arts and crafts, inflatables for the kids and treats for dogs, cats and runners alike. Vendors of all kinds will have samples and products for sale. Smart Critters¬†will be doing frisbee demonstrations, training demonstrations and CSC testing at their booth location. In addition, the Georgia SPCA will hold pet contests on the main stage at 12:00 noon, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm. Longest Tail Longest Ears Pet that looks like owner Best Trick Tallest Dog Shortest Dog Many local rescues will be there with dogs for adoption. Enjoy demonstrations and pet contests – biggest, smallest, pet trick etc. Win prizes throughout the day. 330 Town Center Ave, Suwanee, GA... read more

Poochella Sustainability Fest 2015

We’ll be at Poochella in Piedmont Park on June 14, 2015 from noon to 5 pm. We’ll have some of our therapy teams available for you to meet and greet and we’ll be available to answer questions so you can learn more about our organization. The Poochella Festival 2015 is a sustainability event created by Yuppies & Co. to bring awareness to environmental issues such as PAWlution, energy conservation, local watersheds, and other environmental matters that affect our human and dog communities. The festival will promote sustainable practices through its vendors, contributors, and activities. Poochella Fest 2015 is an outdoor event at Piedmont Park open to the Greater Atlanta public, and Fido is welcomed too! The event will include food trucks, live music, kid stations, dog stations, eco-conscious vendors, and a COWSPIRACY documentary screening. For more information you can visit their website at... read more