2017 Events:

Spooky Pooch Parade Saturday, October 21, 2017 12:30pm - 3:30pm.

This annual event can't help but put a smile on your face. A parade of costumes both canine and human makes it's way through downtown Lakewood culminating in an award ceremony. Chinese raffle and grand prizes of One full year of free dog food. This year's proceeds to benefit Lakewood Animal Shelter and Lakewood Alive. Last year boasted over 400 registered dogs for the parade and costume contest which takes over Detroit Ave in downtown Lakewood with 3,500 parade watchers. We will be there with one of the many vendor booths, food trucks, guest Radio personality and other great food and beverage! Location - Kauffman Park (15450 Detroit Avenue)

Monster Mutt Dash Saturday, October 14, 2017  8:00am - 1:00pm

The 5K run and 1 mile Fun Walk Registration starts at 8:00am and kicks off at 9:30am where you can walk with your dog. Join in the costume contest, shop the vendors and play the games at the after party from 10:00am to 1pm. This annual event attracts over 800 people annually raising money to benefit Berea Animal Rescue Friends (Berea ARF). 

Fur Ball Gala Saturday, November 4, 2017 Starts 5:30pm  

The Bow Wow Meow Luau includes dinner, bars, raffles, auction and music all to benefit the APL. Held this year at the InterContinental Hotel, this Gala promises to be the warm, exciting, and rewarding good time that it is every year. for tickets please call April Clark at (216) 771- 8823 or visit the website at www.clevelandapl.org.  The silent auction, which is always a collection of great FUN! This annual event to support the Cleveland APL sells out every year so get your tickets now.


2018 Events:

Summer Scoop 2018 Sunday August 2018

This annual event is The Sanctuary For Senior Dogs main fundraiser. This event will be held at the Oak Grove Pavilion in the Brecksville Reservation, part of the Cleveland Metroparks. We will be joining other vendors to support this wonderful rescue which focuses on assisting dogs 7 years of age or older in finding forever homes. Food, Ice Cream, activities, photos, raffle prizes and of course appearances of local celebrities will all be part of the fun. Come checkout the event and our booth.

Warehouse District Street Festival Sunday August 2018 12:00pm-8:00pm

Pet-Tique will be providing the Award Baskets for the 4th Annual Cleveland Cutest Dog Contest. Fill out a registration form at the booth between 12noon and 3:30pm with the contest starting at 4pm. Enter your dog to win as all dogs, breeds, sizes and ages are welcome. The panel of judges will not be judging the dogs but the costumes based on cuteness, creativity, unique and use of color. To enter your dog, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Subject line: Cleveland's Cutest Dog Contest. $10 registration fee per dog. Come and enjoy the contest as well as the street festival including food entertainment, children's activities, vendors and live performance all on West 6th Street from Frankfort to Lakeside

Canine Fun Days Saturday & Sunday, August 2018 10:00am-5:00pm

What started out as the Greyhounds adoption reunion has grown into a 2 day event that draws thousands of people annually to take part in the activities for dogs and humans, demonstrations, vendors, food, and over 25 rescue organizations. All breeds are encouraged to attend. Held each year on the Cleveland Metroparks Polo Fields at Route 87 and Chagrin River Road. Go to www.greyhoundadoptionofohio.org/caninefundays.html for more information.

Tremont Arts Cultural Festival Saturday & Sunday, September 2018

Ranked as one of Cleveland's Best art festivals, admission is free and dogs are welcome as long as they are leashed. Come stroll through Lincoln Park and the surrounding streets full of local artists and vendors selling the most unique of things. Food and fun is plentiful. Saturday is from 11:00am-6:00pm and Sunday 12:00pm-5:00pm

Doggie Doo Pooch Parade Saturday, September 2018

Held each year on the Square in Oberlin, Ohio, this event is a host to vendors, rescues, food and fun. The day ends with a pet parade that begins at 3:30pm featuring dogs in everything from their birthday suits to elaborate costumes. Visit Oberlin.org/doggiedoo/parage.html for more information.