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Tucker Dog Events MempisLooking for activities you can take your dog to? Or do you just want to do something fun to benefit the animal community? Take a look at this is a list of dog events and fundraisers benefiting dogs in the greater Memphis area for the Fall of 2014. Please contact Dog Obedience College at info@DogObedienceCollege.com or 901-310-5826 if you know of a dog event that should be added to the list! Please take a look at the event websites for more information.

 

August

Sunny Meadows Yard Sale Fundraiser

– August 2nd 11 am – 4 pm

– At Sunny Meadows 406 New Getwell Rd., Memphis, TN 38118

– Items include; clothes, games, household items, and more.

 

Doggin’ it 5k

– Hosted by Southern Festival of Dogs

– Overton Park 9am

– August 12th

 

Real Good Dog Rescue Fundraiser

– Wednesday August 20th from 6 pm – 9 pm

– Tower Center, 33rd floor of Clock Tower, 5700 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN

– $20 admission

– Live music, food, cash bar, silent auction, and more

– For more information: http://realgooddogrescue.com/benefit.htm

 

Paw Prints Party

– Humane Society of Memphis and Shelby County

– Saturday August 23rd 5:30 pm

– Event location: Woodland Hills (10000 Woodland Hills Drive)

– Seated dinner, open bar, dancing, live auction, silent auction, wine pull, live music

– $125/person or $1,000/ table of ten

– For more information: https://www.memphishumane.org/

 

September

Running of the Weenies

– Saturday September 6th

– Germantown Charity Horse Show Arena (7745 Poplar Pike, Germantown, TN)

– Part of Germantown Festival

– Food vendors, games, rides, arts & crafts, and more

– Costume contest 11 am

– Races begin at 11:30 am (10 heats)

– For more information: http://www.germantownfest.com/weenie.htm

 

Luv Mud 5k Obstacle/ Mud Race

– September 27th

– Shelby Farms Park

– Benefits Habitat for Hope

– All day festival, live bands, kids race, food truck rodeo, local vendors

– Heat specifically for dogs and their owners

– For more information: www.luvmud.com

 

Dog Day at the Garden

– September 28th from 2 pm -5 pm

– Event location: Memphis Botanic Gardens

– Event for well behaved dogs and their owners

– Members $5, Non-members $10

– Prizes for; best dog trick, most fitting name, and best costume

– Various vendors

 

Puppy Up! Walk

– September 28th 12 – 4 pm festival

– Walk begins at 2 pm

– Event Location: Overton Park in Midtown Memphis

– Event benefits both human and dog cancer research

– For more information check out Puppy UP! Walk Memphis

 

 

October

The Fast and the Furriest 5 k Run/walk

– Benefits Memphis Humane Society and Shelby County

– Presented by Hollywood Feed

– 5th annual

– Saturday October 18th at 9 am

– Location: Humane Society of Memphis and Shelby County ( Farm Rd. at Mullins Station near Shelby Farms)

– Dogs are welcome to participate in the race

– Post race celebration will include; food, beer, music, and more

– For more information: https://fastandfurriest5k.racesonline.com/

 

Interested in having a well behaved dog that you can take to various events? Dog Obedience College can help! Please contact Dog Obedience College at 901-310-5826 or info@DogObedienceCollege.com to find out how training can help your pup.

 

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