Hopefully, you and your dog had a great 4th of July (not always a dog’s favorite holiday. ) Your Dog (and you) can look forward to the rest of July and plenty of dog friendly events and happenings.
July 8th, West End Small Dog Hour– A slower, downsized environment for the smaller dog to play in. A great time for small dogs to meet with other small dogs to romp without concern. The West End Small Dog Hour is held the second Sunday of every month right before the W. E. Poodle Party. Organized by West Ender Lea Barron-Thomas Location: DeTurk Round Barn Dog Park Time: 10 a.m. More DeTurk Round Barn info on facebook- DeTurk Round Barn Dog Fans.
July 8th, West End Poodle Party. Calling all social Poodles!… it’s time to party. The West End Poodle Party is held the second Sunday of every month. All Poodles, Poodle fusions and Poodle friendly dogs are invited to attend. Organized by West Ender Lea Barron-Thomas. Location: DeTurk Round Barn Dog Park Time: 11 a.m. Facebook
July 14th, Saturday- 12th Annual P.A.W.W. Pet Adoption and Wellness Weekend. Come adopt a lovable pet. Free Movie passes with Adoptions. see “Ice Age- Continental Drift”. Silent auction, free food & drinks. Location: Airport Cinemas Parking Lot Time: 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. FLYER
July 14th, Saturday- Read to a Summer Dog. Put a kid, a dog and a book together in the library and watch wonderful things happen. Other times available at other branches Location: So. Co. Library– Central Branch 211 E. Street Time: 11 a.m – 12 p.m.
July 15th– Santa Rosa Pug Play Day – Precious Pugs meet to socialize and perhaps snort on the 3rd Sunday of every month. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org Location: DeTurk Round Barn dog park, 819 Donahue Street Time: 10 a.m
Does your small dog love to run? Can his tiny paws move at the speed of lightning? If so, the Northern California Derby Dog Dash at the Sonoma County Fair ( July 25th – August 12th ) is for you! Enter your small dog in one or ALL of the multiple events. Entry is FREE, admission to the Fair is FREE and prizes are in CASH. All dogs are welcome to bring their cheering squad and enthusiasm for small dog racing. Dachshunds, Chihuahuas, Pugs, Yorkies, Jack Russells, All Breeds and All Mixes are welcomed. Free entry for the dog and two accompanying adults! Registration is required. Go to www.DerbyDogDash.com for an entry packet and details. The Sonoma County Fair
July 28th, Saturday- Read to a Summer Dog. Put a kid, a dog and a book together in the library and watch wonderful things happen. Other times available at other branches Location: So. Co. Library– Central Branch 211 E. Street Time: 11 a.m – 12 p.m.
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Dog Friendly events- Your well behaved dog is welcomed to attend the following events:
West End Summer Bocce- Every Friday at DeMeo Park. Bring a dish to share. Family and dog friendly. Location: DeMeo Park 810 Polk Street Time: 6 p.m.
July 6th, Friday- Railroad Square’s SummerFest on First Fridays. A free street party in Railroad Square, tastings from boutique wineries and artisan beer producers, live music, arts, crafts, shopping and dining. www.teevax.com/summerfest-2012 Location: Railroad Square- 4th Street between Davis & Wilson Time: 6 to 9 p.m.
July 8th through August 12th– Live at Juilliard – A Summer Evening concert on Sunday Evenings. Extend the weekend, come and enjoy a picnic dinner on a summer Sunday evening filled with music, fun and food. All performances are free. More info: SR Rec & Parks Location: Juilliard Park 227 Santa Rosa Avenue Time: 5-7 p.m.
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