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April 18 • Pacific, Wash. . 6–7 p.m. at Algona/Pacific Library, 255 Ellingson Rd. April 25 • Bellevue, Wash. 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Lake Hills Library, 1550 Lake Hills Blvd.

PAWS Wild Night April 7 • Seattle, Wash. 6 p.m. cocktail hour and silent auction; 7:30 p.m. dinner and live auction at Fremont Studios, 155 N. 35th Street. Dazzling décor, silent and live auctions, delicious animal-friendly food, and outstanding wine combine in an unforgettable evening of friend-raising and fundraising for the animals. This is PAWS’ flagship fundraising event—a night that sees 500 animal champions come together to support the care and rehoming of homeless cats and dogs, and the rehabilitation and release of injured and orphaned wild animals. To purchase tickets, go to paws.org.

Whistler Dog Fest April 15 • Whistler, B.C. Since 1998, Whistler doggies and their owners have turned out in droves to celebrate the doggone greatness of canines of all sizes and stripes. In aweinspiring outfits and with personalities galore, the hundreds-strong Dog Parade leads the way for the exhibitions, agility demonstrations and competitions to follow. DogFest is a kid-friendly, pet-friendly event. Visit wssf.com/Whistler-DogFest.

showing their support for homeless pets while enjoying the great outdoors. Bring your own furry friend(s) along, or walk one of the adoptable dogs. All levels of fitness and ability are welcome. yakimahumane.org

May Reading with Rover May 1 • Redmond, Wash. 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Half Price Books, 7805 Leary Way May 5 • Edmonds, Wash. 11 a.m.-noon at Edmonds Public Library, 650 Main May 15 • Redmond, Wash. 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Half Price Books, 7805 Leary Way May 16 • Pacific, Wash. . 6-7 p.m. at Algona/ Pacific Library, 255 Ellingson Rd. May 20 • Covington, Wash. 1-2 p.m. at Covington Library, 27100 16th Ave SE May 23 • Bellevue, Wash. 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at Lake Hills Library, 1550 Lake Hills Blvd.

Doggie Dash May 12 • Portland, Ore. 9 a.m.–1 p.m. Help the Oregon Humane Society turn Tom McCall Waterfront Park into one big block party for dogs and people. You can sign up to run with or without your dog in this 2.5mile fun run/walk. After, enjoy live music, a pancake breakfast, contests, and more. For more information, visit oregonhumane.org.

DoveLewis Wet Nose Soiree

Tuxes & Tails

April 20 • Portland, Ore. at Portland Art Museum, Mark Building, 1219 SW Park Ave. Raise a glass to support animals in need at DoveLewis’ biggest night! This oneof-a-kind party features exclusive auction items and special four-legged guests. Join a community of animal lovers for a party you would not want to miss. It’s a fun and unique opportunity for the animal-loving community to come together to support and show their love for Dove! dovelewis.org

May 12 • Bellevue, Wash. 5 p.m. at the Meydenbauer Center. The annual Tuxes & Tails Gala is the Seattle Humane Society’s premier fundraising event. Every year, more than 900 animal lovers gather to bid on amazing silent and live auction items in support of the animals in their care. Guests enjoy a gourmet dinner, delicious wine, auctions, raffles and find delight in the night’s celebrity and pet fashion show. For more information, visit seattlehumane.org.

Reigning Cats and Dogs Auction

Pinot & Pups Wine Gala

April 27 • Spokane, Wash. 6 p.m. at the Red Lion, 303 W North River Drive. The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service (SCRAPS) has become the regional animal protection agency for the Spokane area. This fun event will help raise money for over 11,000 animals that come to SCRAPS each year in need of shelter, food and care. scrapshopefoundation.org

May 12 • Portland, Ore. 6-9:30 p.m at the Portland Art Museum, 1219 SW Park Ave., 6 p.m. reception, fine wine tasting, silent auction, raffles and adorable puppies. 7 p.m. gourmet dinner with fine wines, keynote speech and live auction. Celebrate the magic of guide dogs and the extraordinary wines of the Pacific Northwest. Event proceeds will be used to offset the costs of training students who are blind with their new guide dogs at the Oregon campus. guidedogs.com

See Spot Run: 5K Run & Doggie Dash April 29 • Yakima, Wash. 10 a.m.–3 p.m. at Sherman Park next to the Yakima Humane Society. Join over 500 animal enthusiasts

Fore the Animals Golf Tournament May 18 • Port Orchard, Wash. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Kitsap Humane Society is hosting its Fore the Animals Golf Tournament at Trophy Lake Golf and Casting, 900 SW Lake Flora Rd. Gather your foursome, dust off your golf clubs and practice your swing! Your attendance directly benefits animals in need. The best part is you can bring your dog. Only one dog per foursome and it must be leashed. Or, just come for dinner and awards ceremony. kitsap-humane.org

Homeward Pet Fur Ball Auction May 19 • Bellevue, Wash. 6 p.m. Reception & Silent Auction, 7 p.m. Dinner & Live Auction at Meydenbauer Center, 11100 NE 6th Street. This is Homeward Pet’s largest annual fundraising event, bringing more than 500 animal lovers together to bid on amazing silent and live auction items in support of the homeless cats and dogs in their care. Guests enjoy a gourmet dinner and dessert, wine, raffles and much more! homewardpet.org

Auburn’s Dog Trot & Petpalooza May 19 • Auburn, Wash. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at Game Farm Park, 3030 R St SE. Petpalooza is a FREE event for pet lovers and a special day for your four-legged family member or other furry friend. This fun-filled event kicks off with a Dog Trot Fun Run. It also features an animal-related entertainment stage, flydog and agility demos, pony rides, an agility area, over 150 vendor booths, adoptions, low-cost animal services, giveaways and lots of activities to keep both humans and pets entertained including the CityDog Cover Dog Model Search! Unleash your dog’s inner super model for his chance to be on the cover of CityDog Magazine! $10 registration fee goes to Auburn Valley Humane Society. For more information about the model search, visit citydogmagazine.com. For more information about Petpalooza, visit auburnwa.gov/petpalooza.

Oregon Humane Society Pug Crawl May 20 • Portland, Ore. 12-4 p.m. at Portland Brewing Company, 2730 Northwest 31st Ave. The highlight of the day is the Parade of Pugs at 2 p.m., where, if past tradition holds, almost 100 costumed pugs will walk the runway and compete. The winner will be chosen based on the creativity and originality of his or her costume. All dog breeds are welcome to attend (leashes required). Admission is $10 in advance; $15 at the door. All proceeds benefit the pets at Oregon Humane. oregonhumane.org

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CityDog Magazine Winter 2018 Issue  

Smart, city-savvy and fun, CityDog Magazine brings the joys of life with our four-legged friends to dog lovers throughout the Pacific Northw...

CityDog Magazine Winter 2018 Issue  

Smart, city-savvy and fun, CityDog Magazine brings the joys of life with our four-legged friends to dog lovers throughout the Pacific Northw...

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