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BTL Special Issue Pet Calendar 2020

By |2020-02-19T16:57:54-05:00February 19th, 2020|Guides, Pets|

 

Michigan Reptile and Pet Expo – March 14
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Michigan Reptile and Pet Expo is the largest selection of reptiles, tarantulas and amphibians anywhere in Michigan. Breeders and dealers attend from all over the Midwest and cages and supplies can be found for almost any animal-carer’s needs. Admission is $6.
Taylor Town Trade Center
22525 Ecorse Road in Taylor
michiganreptileshow.com
248-629-4304

A Night That is Going to the Dogs – Feb. 29
8 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Hosted by Insanity Underground Photography, Hairy Queen and more bands, A Night That is Going to the Dogs is a musical fundraiser dedicated to raising money for the Detroit Dog Rescue and Friends of the River Rouge Animal Shelter. Cost of entry is a $5 plus a can of dog food. The event will include a raffle and cash bar. Friends and family are invited.
Royal Oak Elks Club
2401 E. 4th St., Royal Oak
detroitdogrescue.com/events

Pack Walk With Canine to Five – March 1
10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
This monthly pack walk brings pet owners and furry friends together. It lasts between 60 and 90 minutes depending on the weather. Organizers encourage participants to bring water, a leash and poop bags. Parking is free at Cullen Plaza where participants will meet for this free event.
Cullen Plaza
1340 Atwater St., Detroit
Find out more on facebook.com.

St. Pawdy’s Day Barkfest – March 17
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Jameson, It’s a Dog’s Life Resort & Spa’s resident Irish wolfhound, would like to invite all dog owners to stop by with a $10 donation, their furry friend and enter into a raffle for a daycare package, goodies, a photo shoot, green water, treats and much more.
It’s a Dog’s Life Resort & Spa
46926 Mgellan Dr., Wixom
Find out more on facebook.com.

Paws for Reading – March 10
5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Bring your kids to learn to read and earn some comfort from trained therapy dogs.
Sterling Heights Public Library
40255 Dodge Park Road, Sterling Heights
586-446-2665

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