Pet Events Newsletter for April 29 - May 6, 2015
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Spring is officially here, and that means it's time to start planning your summer vacation! But what do you do when you desperately need a vacation but can't imagine leaving your four-legged BFF behind? 

Don't worry, CANINE CAMP GETAWAY OF NY has you covered, with a vacation designed to be tons of fun for you AND your pup! Set against the stunning backdrop of the Adirondack Mountains in beautiful Lake George, NY, Canine Camp Getaway is the ultimate summer vacation for dogs and dog lovers!

Swim in the dog-friendly pool, try your hand (or paw) at agility, hike the scenic trails, take classes in K9 nose work, frisbee, lure coursing, flyball, rally obedience or Barn Hunt, relax at a "Barks & Crafts" class, learn Canine CPR and enjoy seminars by top veterinarians and trainers. 

At night, unwind with your dog at Yappy Hour, indulge in gourmet meals and enjoy evening entertainment with your pup at your side.

Our next Getaway is set for June 23-27, 2015 and space is running out fast, so book your vacation today and don't let your dog be shut out of the fun! 

Or, if you prefer to vacation in the Fall, check out our 

Fall Getaway, set for September 18-21, 2015.

For more information, visit or to get an application, contact us at or 877-592-2674. 


Upcoming Featured Event:

Bubbles & Biscuit's 2nd Annual  
Dog Mom's Night Out  
Comedy Fundraiser! 
Benefiting America's VetDogs! 

 Thursday, May 7, 2015 
 McGuire's Comedy Club 
1627 Smithtown Avenue 
Bohemia, NY 11716

Happy Mother's Day, Dog Moms!

Take some time for yourself and
have fun with a purpose. Join us as
we celebrate DOG MOMS with a fun night out at McGuire's Comedy Club and honor the men and women who have served and protected our country.

Tickets are a $20 donation to America's VetDogs. Purchase your tickets in advance at Bubbles & Biscuits. Bring your friends and family!

Doors Open at 6:30 pm 
Chinese Auction & 50/50 Raffle  6:30-7:30 pm 
Showtime is at 8:00 pm

Please note: 
A 2 beverage minimum per person per table is required.  
 Arrive by 7:30 to secure your seats. 
 Food will be available.

New York City EVENT!

MEDIA Training Seminar for
Pet Professionals in the Media Capital of the WORLD! NYC!

Learn from TV Producers 
and Media Experts on 
how to be the BEST you can be 
when the Camera and Lights 
are shining on you and your 
Pet Business or Rescue!

Thursday, April 30, 2015
3pm- 6pm
Learning Center
(Opera Center)
330 7th Avenue
New York City, NY 10001

Featuring Award Winning
Public Relations & Media Specialist
Dana Humphrey of
Whitegate PR aka The Pet Lady!
Click the picture to learn more
Learn how to be more comfortable
on Camera, speaking to an audience and promoting your business!

Are you a Pet Product Manufacturer  of a MADE in the USA product?

The Early Bird Special pricing to be VENDOR at the upcoming NYC Retails & Sales Pet Expo ends on
June 1, 2015!

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
2pm - 8pm
Hotel Pennsylvania
New York City
To become a vendor at this Exclusive B2B Boutique Pet Product Expo,
click here.

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Pet, Pet Related & Nature Events For Long Island, NYC, NJ, PA & CT and now Nationwide!  


Media Training Seminar in the Media Capital of the WORLD - NYC!

By 2 Media Experts, for Pet Professionals!  

Last chance to attend this event, RSVP TODAY! 

Thursday, April 30, 2015

3pm - 6pm

Opera Center of America -in the Learning Center
330 7th Avenue
New York City, NY 10001  


With a combined 30+ years of Media Experience, and 20+ years in the Pet Industry, this event is going to Teach Pet Professionals: be better at speaking on camera to the press about your Pet Business or Rescue;  be better at speaking on camera to the press about your Pet Business or Rescue; learn tips and techniques on how to get the media to keep coming back to you as their expert; how to shake of nerves of being on live TV; Learn from media experts who have been teaching their clients in media training for years; learn how to be more comfortable in speaking on camera, in front of a crowd, and tips to make your Youtube presence much better! RSVP Today, limited seating left.  This will NOT Happen again any time soon in this area! To RSVP & Additional DeTAILS click here, call (631) 446-1105 or email   



Last Hope Supermarket Bingo

Friday, May 1, 2015

7:00:00 PM - 10:00:00 PM

Doors open at 6 pm.

Levittown Hall

201 Levittown Parkway

Hicksville, NY 11801


Join us for a fun night. All proceeds benefit last hope's animal rescue & rehab efforts. Prizes to include an assortment of Baskets...Groceries, Household Items, Italian Night, Kids Playtime, Gardeners Delight, Movie Night, Cleaning Day and more! There will also be a Chinese Auction and 50/50 raffles. Our last Bingo event was very well attended, so reserve your spot early! Tickets can be purchased through Paypal by clicking here. Limited Seating - No Walk-ins please! Admission includes one Bingo card (set of 4 games) plus cake and coffee at intermission. Additional cards will be sold at the door. Hot dogs, snacks, and beverages will also be available for purchase. $10 a person. For more info call (516) 455-5370 or email   



Paws for a Cause: Walk to End Domestic Violence & Animal Abuse

Saturday, May 2, 2015

9:00:00 AM - 1:00:00 PM

Rain Date: May 9th, 9:00am

Shorefront Park, Patchogue

Smith Street

Patchogue, New York 11772


Come on our with your families and dogs for our 3rd Annual Paws for a Cause Walk to End Domestic Violence & Animal Abuse! A fun time is sure to be had by all as the dogs participate in a marathon, costume contests, agility course, musical sit lessons and more! Activities for children, DJ, swag bag loaded with great items, vendors, raffles and prizes all for a great cause. Open to all, those with and without dogs, the more the merrier! $20.00.  For more information call  (631) 666-7181 or email or click here.  See you there!  



Last Hope Flea Market/Jewelry Sale/Plant Sale

Saturday, May 2, 2015

10:00:00 AM - 2:00:00 PM

The Church of the Advent

555 Advent Street

Westbury, NY 11590


Many new items for sale for gift giving on Mother's and Father's Day, graduations, communions, bar mitzvah, etc. All proceeds benefit Last Hope Animal Rescue's pet adoptions and community outreach efforts. For more information and to make donations, contact Maureen at or call (516) 921-2008.



SPCA of Westchester's Dog Walk & Pet Fair

Saturday, May 2, 2015

10am - 2pm
Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park 

2957 Crompond Road

Yorktown Heights,  NY 10598  


Go on leisurely 2.5 mile walk with your canine buddy, then enjoy great food and drinks, live music with 100.7 WHUD, fun games, dog and kid temporary tattoos and face painting, agility demonstrations and shopping with over 75 Vendors! All to raise funds for the SPCA shelter animals! You can also sign-up the day of the event on site, however, per-registration is greatly appreciated!  Click here for pricing and additional information. 



ARF's Pet Celebration Day & Annual Meeting

Saturday, May 2, 2015

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

ARF Adoption Center

90 Daniels Hole Road

Wainscott, New York 11968


Enjoy a morning of pet contests and delicious treats for both pets and people at the ARF adoption Center, 90 Daniels Hole Road, Wainscott from 10:30am - 12:30pm and learn about our latest lifesaving work. It's fun for everyone! FREE microchipping and rabies vaccines for cats and dogs, dog agility and obedience competitions, "Ask the Vet," Freshpet food and treat Tasting Station for the dogs and Dreesen's Donut Truck on site and Hampton Coffee Company coffee. There will also be a FREE Raffle to win great prizes including a dog obedience lesson with ARF trainer Matthew Posnick aka Daddy Love and a framed print by noted East End artist Carol Saxe. RVSP to or call for more info (631) 537-0400



Fashion for Paws 9th Annual Runway Show

Saturday, May 2, 2015

8pm - midnight

VIP reception begins at 7pm

Grand Hyatt Washington

1000 H St. NW

Washington, DC 20001


The Fashion for Paws® Runway Show is a nationally acclaimed one-of-a-kind luxury brand event to benefit the Washington Humane Society.  Attendees this event is for Humans only - no dogs permitted.  NOTE: Tickets will be on sale until 12:00 PM May 1. No tickets will be sold at the door.   You must be 21 or older to attend this event.  General admission is $100 per person, and pricing goes up from there.  For more information on this event or  how to purchase tickets to attend click here.       



Greater Reading Family and Pet Festival 

Saturday and Sunday, May 2 & 3, 2015

10am - 6pm

Reading Fairgrounds
1216 Hilltop Road
Leesport, PA 19533


The Reading Pet Expo has something for every animal lover pet enthusiasts, and the general public. A fun day for the whole family! The Pet Expo offers a petting zoo, pony rides and animals of all kinds. Free admission but please note there is a $10 parking fee.  Our event is pet friendly for well behaved leashed pets!

For more info click here.  




Tuesday, May 5, 2015

6:00:00 PM - 10:00:00 PM

Gemelli's At Bergen Point Country Club

69 Bergen Ave

West Babylon, New York 11704


The Suffolk South Shore Chapter of Long Island Board of REALTORS are helping Live. Love. Bark. help our furry friends find their way home, too. Live Love Bark Dog Rescue Inc works in conjunction with the Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center to truly create a better quality of life for everyone in our community: human, canine, feline, everyone. The volunteers conduct manners training for the animals, educate children on compassionate pet care, run a fostering program and even subsidize adoptions for the critters who have been in the shelter for 6 months or more. That's just the tip of the iceberg. Unlimited food, beer/wine/soda...margaritas! $55 per Person or Table of 10 for $495 Dj, dancing, doggies & more! Call/Text Judy Cangemi 917-612-3592 for info and tix! (631) 724-4491



FREE Veterinary Lecture: Cancer in Dogs & Cats

Monday, May 4, 2015

7:45:00 PM - 10:00:00 PM

Woobury-Syosset Community Center

7800 Jericho Tpke

Woodbury, NY 11797


Free Veterinary Lecture followed by Q & A.  Speaker: Dr. Edwin Brodsky, Diplomate ACVIM (Oncology), Veterinary Medical Center of Long Island.  Call (631) 277-3844 or email


Tell them you heard about it from American Pet Professionals & Newsletter!  
Adoption Corner!
Sophie is approximately 4-5 yrs old and around 50-60 lbs. she is spayed and UTD on vaccinations.  Sophie is a playful, lovable girl. Sophie loves children and lots of attention. She enjoys playing with all sorts of toys. She would do best in a home as the only pet.
Sophie has spent the last three years in a shelter
and would just love a home if her own.

Brookhaven Animal Shelter
300 Horseblock Road
Brookhaven, NY 11719
(631) 451-6950 

Onyx is a terrier mix approximately 3 yrs old. Approximately 70 lbs. neutered and UTD on vaccinations.  Onyx is a sweet boy. He can be shy at first but will warm up in no time. He loves to go on walks and adventure outside. Playful with toys but is happy just sitting by your side and share some kisses. He would be best in a home with other stable dogs and older kids.
Brookhaven Animal Shelter
300 Horseblock Road
Brookhaven, NY 11719
(631) 451-6950 

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(No personally owned pets will be accepted for re-homing!)

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