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Bulldogs, Bagels & Coffee

November 16: Join THE COLLECTIBULLS and fellow Beach Cities Bulldog Club members, for a fur-riffic morning breakfast and mingle. Food and treats available for humans and pups.

Pet Friendly Patchwork Show in Long Beach

November 17: Fun family shopping with over 250 vendors displaying their handmade goods, DIY activities, plus kids’ arts and crafts, food trucks and music. This pet-friendly event is the perfect spot for an afternoon with your four-legged friend.

Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Test in Long Beach

November 17: Test your dog to receive their Canine Good Citizen (CGC), S.T.A.R. Puppy (up to 1 year old), or Community Canine (Advanced) title.

Holiday Pet Photo Night in Torrance

November 17: Has your pet been naughty or nice? Bring your furry friend for photos with Santa!

Doggie Dive Event in San Clemente

November 23: Unleash the fun at San Clemente’s dogs only pool pawty! Costume contest, doggie swimming with tennis ball, a pie eating contest, goodie bags and prizes will surely make this a pawtastic day!

Holiday Gifting Event at PETSMART

November 23: Holidays are better with pets! Check out your local PETSMART for seasonal inspiration, free dog cookie decorating, exclusive offers and more.

Dog and Cat Portraits in Huntington Beach

November 23: Grab your furry friend and head over to Top Dog Bakery for pet portraits! Howliday accessories will be available for pictures. 

Community Dog Walk for Awareness at Dodger Stadium

November 23: Bring your four-legged buddies out to the community dog walk and fun-filled festival. Lots of activities for paw-babies and pawrents, games, contests, and adoptions.

House of Paws Grand Opening in Long Beach

November 23: Join House of Paws for their grand opening event! Enjoy free goodies for your puppers and a raffle. All proceeds will go to Long Beach Animal Shelter. 

Pupsgiving in Marina del Rey

November 24: “Tis the season! Join Healthy Spot for their annual Pupsgiving Play Dates! Enjoy treat bags, off-leash play, a pup pie-eating contest, and snacks for pawrents.

Pet Etiquette Workshop: Thanksgiving in Playa Vista

November 24: Is your dog ready for the holidays? Come ready to mix and mingle and teach your pup must-have manners of the season.

Thanksgiving Dox-a-Copia in Huntington Beach

November 24: Grab your beach blankets, sunscreen, doggie treats and water and head to Huntington Dog Beach to join the Beach Cities Doxie group and lots of doxie lovers to celebrate Thanksgiving with your best pal.

Pet Photos with Santa at Brea Mall

November 24: Bring out Fido, and Whiskers, and Tweety, and Godzillard or any of of your other pet pals to Brea Mall for Photos with Santa! 

Pet Photos with Santa in Santa Ana

November 24: Kick off the holiday season with adorable pictures of your fur-babies with Santa! 

Spay, Neuter, and Vaccine Clinic in Long Beach

November 24: Come out for free microchips, low cost vaccines, $10 flea meds and dewormer, and $5 nail trims. Vaccines for cats and dogs. Spay and neuter is for cats only. Cats must have appointment for spay or neuter.

Shelter Food Drive in San Clemente

November 20 -27: Tis the season for Thanks and Giving. Donate unopened treats and dry/canned food for shelter dogs, cats, rabbits and other small critters at the San Clemente-Dana Point Animal Shelter.

Jingle Bell Run in Corona

November 28: Wagging tails are welcome at The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run! This is festive race for charity where you can strut your stuff with your leashed furry friend.

Plymouth Rock ‘n’ Run in Yorba Linda

November 28: Take your four-legged bff on a long walk Thanksgiving morning during the Turkey Trot 5k or 10k race!

Reduced Adoption Fees for Cats and Rabbits at the Dana Point-San Clemente Animal Shelter

November 1-30: “Fall in Love” all November long at the San Clemente-Dana Point Animal Shelter and take advantage of reduced adoption fees on cats and rabbits.

Fall for Smol at spcaLA Pet Adoption Centers

November 1 – 30: Find a forever friend from spcaLA in the smol pets section! Pick-your-price adoption fees* for rabbits, guinea pigs, and hamsters at all spcaLA pet adoption centers.

Low Cost Pet Vaccine Clinic in Fountain Valley

November 30: Pet Supply Fountain Valley offers low cost vaccinations for all dogs and cats. Vaccination packages, microchips, physical exams, prescription flea control, fecal exams, & diagnostic testing available on site.

Paws and Claus at Westminster Mall

December 1: Bring your furry friend to the mall to meet and take pictures with Santa Claus! Various photo packages will be available for purchase at the set.

Pet Photos with Santa in Santa Ana

December 1: Pet owners are invited to bring their furry-four legged friends to a special pet photo session with Santa Claus at Main Place Mall.

Pet Photos with Santa at Brea Mall

December 1: Bring out Fido, and Whiskers, and Tweety, and Godzillard or any of of your other pet pals to Brea Mall for Photos with Santa!

Kids Club Sessions at Feline Good Social Club in Long Beach

December 1: What do you call a cat with six toes? Join in on the purr-fect day of learning fun feline facts and playing with itty bitty kitties.

Paws to Read in Bellflower

December 3: Practice reading aloud by sharing a book with a certified therapy dog from B.A.R.K. (Beach Animals Reading with Kids).

Holiday Paint and Purr Event in Long Beach

December 6: Join the Feline Social Club to paint a festive Cat Snowman while hanging out with the FGSC cats.

Pet Loss Counseling and Support Groups of Orange County

December 7: Pet Loss Counseling and Support Groups provide therapeutic and compassionate support to assist you when saying goodbye to the pet you love.

Reindeer Romp at Rosies Dog Beach in Long Beach

December 7: Ho Ho Ho! Head over to Rosies Dog Beach to enjoy Frenchie fun, a festive treat bag, a holiday costume contest, raffles, lots of prizes and a visit from the big guy himself- Santa! 

Cats & Mats Yoga in Long Beach

December 7: You bring the mats, Feline Social Club will bring the cats! Experience a highly paw-sitive time with a certified yoga instructor with the lounges’ kittens.

Sample Saturday Stocking Stuffers at PETSMART

December 7: Head to your local PetSmart from 12 – 2 p.m. to sample holiday food treats for dogs and cats. Great stocking stuffers for your furry pals!

Free Instructional Pack Walk in Long Beach

December 7: Free Instructional Pack Walks help you learn proper leash manners and walk on a loose leash with your dog calmly following, focused on you instead of all the distractions of the real world.

Santa Paws in Dana Point

December 7: The Pet Project Foundation is excited to host the 7th Annual Santa Paws event. Bring down your pet and have their picture taken with Santa.

Muddy Paws Holiday Costume Contest in Eagle Rock

December 7: Get yourself and your pets dressed in their holiday best for a chance to win a $200 Amazon gift card! Adopt Me Rescue and Muddy Paws Coffee are holding a Holiday Costume Contest for Pets.

spcaLA Holiday Charity Bazaar in Long Beach

December 7: Shop artisinal, hand-crafted gifts from local vendors like pet caricatures, pet treats, candles, animal holiday cards, and more! Find treasures and bargains from spcaLA’s rummage sale.

Chloe’s Birthday and Christmas Party at Fix Long Beach

December 7: Join the Fix Long Beach fundraiser for Chloe’s Birthday and Christmas Party! There will be door prizes, a silent auction, food and drinks.

Photos with Santa at Lil Devils in Long Beach

December 8: It’s that magical time of year again when Santa visits Lil Devils Boutique for all of your Christmas photo needs. Bring your family, friends, and pets!

Pet Photos with Santa at The Shops at Mission Viejo

December 8: Bring your furry friend out to the Shops at Mission Viejo for photos with Santa, 7 – 8 p.m. 

Holiday Wiener Winter Festival & Dachshund Rescue Reunion in HB

December 8: It’s the most wienerful time of the year! Bring out those short-legged dachshund pals and get ready for a hilarious and fun day at Old World Village. There will dachshund races, delicious german food, a raffle, and adoptable doxies hoping for a loving home for the holidays. 

Home for the Holidays 2019 Pet Adoption Fair in Irvine

December 8: Help animals find homes at the 13th annual Home for the Holidays Pet Adoption Fair. More than 30 pet rescue groups and animal shelters will bring about 500 homeless dogs, cats, rabbits and small animals for adoption. Plus pet vendors, food trucks, silent auction, low-cost microchipping, and opportunity drawing.

South Bay Bird Society Silent Auction Fundraiser in Hermosa Beach

December 8: Chirpful, cheerful, holiday greetings are just around the corner! Shake your tail feathers and gather your flock! South Bay Bird Society invites you to their Annual Fundraiser & Silent Auction.

Hoppy Hour in Fountain Valley

December 8: Bring out your hunny-bunnies for a hare-raising good time during Hoppy Hour at the Bunny Brunch Rabbit Rescue.

Holiday Tricks Workshop in Playa Vista

December 8: Is your pup a party animal? Get ready to impress family and friends. Teach your pet a few new tricks this holiday season.

Howliday Photo Memories in Santa Ana

December 11: Dress Fido and Whiskers up in their howliday best and head over to Main Place Mall to capture memories with Santa!

West LA Bird Club Holiday Party in Culver City

December 11: Chirpful, cheerful, holiday greetings are just around the perch! Bring your family, your friends, and your healthy birds to this tail-feather shaking good time.

Read to Kittens at Orange Library

December 13: Join the Orange Main Library and OC Animal Care and practice your reading skills as you read to sweet and cuddly kittens. All ages welcome.

Pet Photos with Santa at Irvine Spectrum

December 14: A special morning for your fur babies! Decked out in his best red suit, Santa will be at his Crystal Cove beach-inspired surf shack to hear your wishes and take photos with your pets.

Day of the Horse and Christmas Boutique in Huntington Beach

December 14: Horse lovers unite for National Day of the Horse! Join Huntington Beach Central Park Equestrian Center to celebrate at this free family event with horse celebrations, riding demonstrations, pony rides, and Christmas Holiday Boutique.

Annual Holiday Dog Walk and Picnic in Newport Beach

December 14: Dog lovers unite for a two mile beginner walk in beautiful Fashion Island and a picnic lunch.

Pups and Pals Adoption Event in Long Beach

December 14: Join Pups and Pals as they try to find homes for dogs and cats in need. Make a rescue pet’s Christmas wish come true! Give them a fur-ever home for the holidays! 

Yappy Howl-iday Hour at Ritz Carlton in Dana Point

December 15: This festive gathering of canines and their companions provides Fido with the opportunity to be photographed with the “Big Dog” himself – Santa Claus.

Santa Paws Photos in San Clemente

December 15: Leash up those furry friends and head to the Outlets at San Clemente for pictures with Santa Paws.

Santa Photo Days at PETSMART

December 14-15: Dress up in your holiday best and take the whole family in for FREE photos with Santa.

Santa Pet Photo Night and Pug Adoptions in Torrance

December 15: Bring your furry friend for photos with Santa! Looking to give a rescue dog a home for the holidays? Pug Nation LA will be in attendance with some pawsome pals.

Sound Healing with Cats in Long Beach

December 15: Wind down and let sound healing help you and the cats for better balance, wellness and relaxation.

12th Annual Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade and Pet Market

December 15: Deck those paws with bells so jolly and jingle all the way through the Gaslamp Quarter for the 12th Annual Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade.

Home for the Holidays in Mission Viejo

December 6-16: DAWG is paying all but $20 of the adoption fees of the animals at the Mission Viejo Shelter December 6th through 16th to help every animal get a Home for the Holidays!

Wags N Wine Holiday Party in Huntington Beach

December 17: Get festive with fido! Ring in the Holiday Season with live music, wine, craft beer, yummy food, auction prizes, and furry friends.

Operation Santa Paws 2019

December 1-20: An annual collection of pet toys, shelter supplies and treats that are delivered to shelter and rescue dogs and cats. Deliveries will be made on December 21st to animals in need. Visit their website for program details and drop-off locations.

Howliday Adoption Event in Long Beach

December 21: Bring a new family home for Christmas! Join Dachshund Rescue of Los Angeles at the Howliday adoption event! Meet small dogs looking for loving families.

Bulldogs, Bagels & Coffee

December 21: Join THE COLLECTIBULLS and fellow Beach Cities Bulldog Club members, for a fur-riffic morning breakfast and mingle. Food and treats available for humans and pups.

Santa Paws at Pacific City

December 1,8,15,22: Don’t miss special ‘Santa Paws’ dog photo ops here on the Ocean Deck!

Cats and Mats Yoga in Long Beach

December 28: Experience a highly paw-sitive time with a certified yoga instructor who will be guiding you through a gentle, relaxing and restorative yoga session

Low Cost Pet Vaccine Clinic in Fountain Valley

December 28: Pet Supply Fountain Valley offers low cost vaccinations for all dogs and cats. Vaccination packages, microchips, physical exams, prescription flea control, fecal exams, & diagnostic testing available on site.

Dogs! A Science Tail Exhibition at California Science Center

Now Open: Sniff out the science behind puppy love! Let curiosity be your guide and discover life from a dog’s point of view in Dogs! A Science Tail. Experience the extraordinary way a dog sees, hears, and smells the world through fun and unique hands-on exhibits in this 9,000 sq. ft. exhibition for humans.

Pugs at the Park in Long Beach

January 5: Meet up, play, and socialize with pug enthusiast and your favorite squishy faced friends!

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.

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!