Are you looking for some fun activities to do with your dog in Canada? Whether you’re just visiting Canada with your pooch or are a first-time dog owner living here, there are many dog events you can visit. They are all tailored for your beloved furry friend to suit their needs and make sure they have lots of fun.
Since there are many dog events in Canada, it may be hard to decide which ones to visit. To make things easier for you, we’ve chosen the 5 most popular ones. So, let’s check them out!
Woofstock is the largest dog festival in North America. It’s an annual event that takes place in Woodbine Park, Toronto.
This festival is the perfect occasion for socializing your dog with others as there are thousands of dogs from Canada and the U.S. With parties, talent shows, fashion shows, and contests, your dog’s fun is guaranteed. Plus, you’ll find all famous canine consumer accessories like treats, toys, clothes, and exclusive services.
Canadian Pet Expo
If you find yourself in Mississauga, Ontario in mid-September, you can’t miss the famous Canadian Pet Expo. Taking place at the International Centre on September 17 and 18 this year, it’s the largest indoor pet event with over 300 vendors, three amazing shows, celebrity pet appearances, and grooming demonstrations. It has all the fun your dog needs in one place!
Pet-A-Palooza is the dog event you just can’t miss. It comes with lots of pampering events your dog will love. A pool party for dogs, canine cabanas, a DJ, swag, and more… you name it, this event has it!
Apart from the parties, there is also a brunch event where your pup will have a delicious pancake breakfast. There is also a dog blessing event where your dog is blessed by putting a Tika (a red dot applied on the forehead) and is given a flower garland and food. Moreover, there is yoga with dogs, canine art installation, and puppuccino drive-through.
Toronto Christmas Pet Show
Get your dog into the Christmas spirit by taking them to the Toronto Christmas pet show. Taking place in November, in Mississauga, Ontario, this annual event gathers lots of vendors and pet rescue organizations, and exhibitors and allows you to check out, test, and buy the latest dog products. Moreover, there are veterinarians, breeders, and pet service providers you can ask about proper dog care, dog food, breeding, and anything you’d like to know. And, to spice up the fun, there are dog shows, various pt-related lectures, and a petting zoo.
Vancouver Pet Lover Show
Vancouver Pet Lover Show is an annual pet event with many shows and fun activities for dogs and their humans. You will find many vendors presenting their products, giving you a chance to try and buy products for your dog.
This 2-day event offers great entertainment with famous pet celebrities, SuperDogs Star Search (a talent search event), pet massages, dog agility lessons, police dog demonstrations, dog races, and contests.
Are you ready to have a great time with your dog and your family? Visit the dog events you can and have a blast with your furry friend. And, oh, don’t forget to pamper your dog with a toy or accessory as a remembrance of the event(s) you’ve visited. They deserve it!