Celebrate Our 19th Anniversary!
Feb. 1-20, 2012, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.--Dog Beach Dog Wash's annual anniversary & Valentine celebration, with everything on sale, up to 50% off, including Wash Coupon Books & special Valentine Toys & Bandanas
Sat., Feb. 11, 2012, 9 to 11 a.m.--Dog Beach Cleanup with Friends of Dog Beach, at the pawprint entry to Dog Beach. Bags & gloves, plus toys & treats will be provided for you and your friendly dogs
Sun., Feb. 12, 2012, 7 a.m.-- Helen Woodward Animal Center's 3rd Annual Puppy Love 5K Run/Walk, and the Wagging Wellness Vendor Village, on the 101 in Solana Beach
Mon. & Tues., Feb. 13 & 14, 2012, 8-11 p.m.--136th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show televised on USA Network and CNBC, from Madison Square Garden in New York City. Tickets for both days start at $80, but televised free courtesy of Purina
Sat., Feb. 18, 2012,
9 a.m. registration, walk begins at 10 a.m.--
K9 Cancer Walk
sponsored by the Morris Animal Foundation, at Walnut Grove Park,
1950 Sycamore Dr., San Marcos
Sat. & Sun., Feb. 26 & 27, 2012, all day--Silver Bay Kennel Club Dog Show (entries close Feb. 8) with Conformation, Obedience, Rally, & Agility trials, and a "Meet the Breeds" extravaganza, at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Admission is free, parking $9
Sun., March 11, 2012, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.-- 17th Annual Ugly Dog Contest by
the Del Mar Kiwanis Club to benefit the Rancho Coastal Humane Society Safehouse Program & Helen
Woodward Therapeutic Riding Program, at the Del Mar Fairgrounds Activity Center, off Jimmy Durante Blvd. in Del Mar
Sun., March 25, 2012, 8 a.m.-12
noon-- Paws in the Park 2012 to benefit the Escondido Humane
Society, at Kit Carson Park, 3333
Bear Valley Pkwy, Escondido
Sat., May 5, 2012, 9 a.m.-12 noon--18th Annual Walk for Animals to benefit the San Diego Humane Society & SPCA,
at Crown Point Shores in Pacific Beach.
Sat., May 12, 2012, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.--Pet Day on the Bay by Hornblower Cruises, to benefit the Helen Woodward Animal Center. Tickets for the 1-hour cruise are $23 a person, and dogs cruise free. Begins at North Harbor Drive between Broadway and Ash.