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Hamburger Mary’s Bingo with Faith the Chiweenie in L.A.

January 22: Join Dachshund and Friends Rescue and their lil chiweenie girl “Faith” for a fun-filled night of drag bingo, raffles, prizes, food and more.

Pawstrology Pawty in Pasadena

January 23: We see a pawsome time in your future – like the Pawstrology Pawty at Healthy Spot!

“Sweat for Pets” Fundraiser, Fitness, and Adoption Event in Anaheim Hills

January 25: Join GritCycle and Happier Tails Rescue for “Sweat for Pets”, a fundraiser, fitness, and adoption event!

I.C.A.R.E. Dog Adoption Event in Orange

January 25: Find a furever Valentine! Join I.C.A.R.E Dog Rescue at Petco for an adoption event.

Miniature Schnauzer & Friends Adoption Fair in Redondo Beach

January 25: Start the new year with a new bestie! Join Miniature Schnauzers and Friends for their adoption fair.

Pet Wellness Fair in San Diego

January 26: Spend the day with your pet, enjoy the delicious food trucks and visit with awesome vendors! There will be vendors from local healthy pet supplies stores with samples and information; booths with local pet wellness services, such as massage therapist, trainers, artists, groomers, etc.; and talented handcraft artists with creative pet products.

“Food and Water Bowl XXX” Cat Show in Del Mar

January 25 and 26: A purr-fect day featuring 450 exotic cats, 43 breeds, rescue cat adoptions, and cat agility course, which includes stairs, jumps, tunnels, hoops and weave poles.

Pawstrology Pawty in Costa Mesa

January 30: We see a pawsome time in your future – like the Pawstrology Pawty at Healthy Spot!

Cats and Mats Yoga in Long Beach

February 1: You bring the mats, Feline Social Club will bring the cats! Experience a highly paw-sitive time with a certified yoga instructor who will be guiding you through a gentle, relaxing and restorative yoga session.

Super Puppy Bowl Paw-Tay in Los Angeles

February 2: Camp Run-A-Mutt LAX will be hosting it’s first Annual Super Puppy Bowl Paw-Tay this year on Super Bowl Sunday. There will be a wide screen television, tables, chairs, food, drinks and lots of fur family fun.

Read to a Dog in Placentia

February 3: Children of all ages are invited to spend time with and read to a furry friend from Bright & Beautiful Therapy Dogs. 

Low-Cost Dog and Cat Vaccine Clinic in Tustin

February 6: Stop by  OC Animal Care and update your pet’s vaccines or get a microchip during their monthly Low-Cost Vaccine and Microchip Clinic. Flea and tick control and anal gland expression will also be available.

Pet Care Patch Workshop for Young Animal Lovers in Long Beach

February 8: The Pet Care Patch Workshop at spcaLA is for young animal lovers, ages 6-12, who are interested in learning about proper animal care and age–appropriate animal issues. Earning this patch teaches participants more about animals, including responsible ways to care for pets and ways to help animals in their communities

Rad Dogs Mud Run in Valley Center

February 8: No longer will you have to leave your fur-baby at home, because every obstacle is suited for both those with two legs, as well as four legs. Rad Dogs Mud Run is the only 5k mud run designed specifically for people and dogs!

Free Pet First Aid Seminar in Huntington Park

February 8: A Pet First Aid Course presented by the Emma Zen Foundation. Covering Emergency Preparedness, Pet Care, what goes into a Pet First Aid Kit and how to use it and how to deal with many situations, including multiple emergency matters and how to assist a choking pet.

Bulldog Beauty Contest in Long Beach

February 9: Join the 16th annual event featuring an adoption fair, food trucks, vendors, and hundreds of bulldogs strutting their stuff for bragging rights in categories including Best Ears, Best Butt, and Cutest Dog.

Fido Fest My Furry Valentine in San Diego

February 15: Grab your pack and head to Fido Fest for a tail-waggin good time! Rescue groups, discounted vet care, live entertainment and animal demonstrations, exhibitors, giveaways, and a blanket and food drive.

10,000th Day Open House & Donation Drive in San Pedro

February 16: Join the Marine Mammal Care Center Los Angeles for their  “10,000th Day,” Open House held at the safe-haven hospital in San Pedro. Guests can observe feeding of recovering seals and sea lions, browse exhibits in the Visitors Center, learn from demonstrations and presentations and more.

2020 Walk For Animals in San Diego

February 22: Lace up those sneakers, bedazzle Rover’s leash, and hit the pavement for a good cause at Walk for the Animals.

Paws Fur Pink 5K Dog Run/Walk for Breast Cancer in Orange

February 22: Run, walk, or wag your way to better health while raising funds for breast cancer.

Yoga with Cats in Long Beach

February 29: You bring the mats, Feline Social Club will bring the cats!

Walk For Horses Who Heal Humans in Huntington Beach

March 1: Meet rescued horses, take pictures, enjoy food, activities, gifts, prizes and more at this 3K Walk For Horses on National Horse Protection Day.

Family Day at San Diego Bird Festival

March 1: Birds of a feather flock together! It is Family Day at the San Diego Bird Festival. Enjoy bird speakers, a bird walk, a visual scavenger hunt, and many free activities open for all ages. 

Read to a Therapy Dog at Placentia Library

March 2: Children of all ages are invited to spend time with and read to a furry friend from Bright & Beautiful Therapy Dogs.

Pet Care Patch Workshop for Young Animal Lovers in Long Beach

March 7: The Pet Care Patch Workshop at spcaLA is for young animal lovers, ages 6-12, who are interested in learning about proper animal care and age–appropriate animal issues. Earning this patch teaches participants more about animals, including responsible ways to care for pets and ways to help animals in their communities.

Greyhound Show & Tell with FastFriends in Huntington Beach

March 14: Meet with adoptable greyhounds looking for their fur-ever homes!

South County Pet Expo in Lake Forest

March 28: Animal lovers and their pets are invited to join the Pet Adoption Center of Orange County as they host a pawsome day of family fun!

Pet Care Patch Workshop for Young Animal Lovers in Long Beach

April 4 and 19: The Pet Care Patch Workshop at spcaLA is for young animal lovers, ages 6-12, who are interested in learning about proper animal care and age–appropriate animal issues.

Goldie Palooza 2020 in Silverado

April 19: Join the happiest place on earth for Golden Retriever families and friends! Enjoy Golden Village, Golden Carnaval, food trucks, red carpet, and more!

AMERICA’S FAMILY PET EXPO in Costa Mesa

April 26-28: Kids of all ages will find plenty to bark about at Pet Expo. Pet adoptions, live animal shows, and pet products galore!

Wags-n-Wine in Huntington Beach

May 3: Grab Rover and join Waggin Trails Rescue Foundation for the Wags-n-Wine fundraising event featuring wine, beer, and spirits tasting, food samples, various vendors, live music, Pooch Pageant, silent & live auction, pet adoptions and more! 

SoCal Wienerfest in Huntington Beach

May 16: Bring your pup for a day of fun in the sun at the SoCal Wienerfest! There will be Dachshund rescues with adoptable low-riders, wiener races, giveaways, vendors, raffles, contests for the best outfit and best trick, and lots of adorable doxies. 

Pet Care Patch Workshop for Young Animal Lovers in Long Beach

May 16 and 30: The Pet Care Patch Workshop at spcaLA is for young animal lovers, ages 6-12, who are interested in learning about proper animal care and age–appropriate animal issues. Earning this patch teaches participants more about animals, including responsible ways to care for pets and ways to help animals in their communities.

Orange County Super Pet Adoption in Irvine

June 7: Adopt your newest family member from pet rescue groups or shelters, browse people- and pet-related vendors, enjoy food trucks, and more at the 14th annual Super Pet Adoption event.

Job Shadow Class: Veterinarian in Long Beach

June 6 and 21: Fish can get sick too! Join the Aquarium of the Pacific for a job shadow class led by Aquarium Educators. Interact with animal care staff, tour the veterinarian facility, observe staff perform a procedure on an animal, diagnose a treat a “sick” stuffed animal, discover tricks to give finicky ocean friends their medicine and much more.

Cat Con in Pasadena

August 29 – 30: Part expo, part symposium, CatCon engages, educates and entertains thousands of fans, featuring the latest in groundbreaking products and ideas for cats and their people.

Doggie Street Festival in Los Angeles

September 12: Bring your friendly dog and join thousands of people to celebrate companion animals. The adopt-a-thon includes dog, cat, parrot and rabbit adoptions. Enjoy music, food, vet tips, pet products and services, kids art area, auction, contests and more!

Surf City Surf Dog Competition in Huntington Beach

September 26: Get stoked for the Huntington Beach Surf Dog Competition, where fearless surFUR dogs will jump on their boards and hang 20! This event brings together the community, surfers, dog lovers, families and pets for some doggone fun!

Job Shadow Class: Veterinarian in Long Beach

October 3 and 18: Fish can get sick too! Join the Aquarium of the Pacific for a job shadow class led by Aquarium Educators. Interact with animal care staff, tour the veterinarian facility, observe staff perform a procedure on an animal and much more.