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Calendar of Events

Mar
2
Sat
St. Patrick’s Day Parade Fun Dog Show
Mar 2 @ 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM

The Ballyshaners and the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria will host the annual Fun Dog Show prior to the 38th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade in Old Town Alexandria.

Contest categories include: Dog & Owner Look Alike, St. Patrick’s Spirit Award, Best Costume and Most Talented. Proceeds benefit the Animal Rescue League of Alexandria

Mar
15
Fri
Super Pet Expo @ Dulles Expo Center
Mar 15 – Mar 17 all-day

SHOP
Shop the best pet products from over 170+ local and national exhibitors

EDUCATION
Meet and greet pet experts with a variety of specialties, including training, nutrition, and health

PLAY
Bring your pet! As long as they are friendly and leashed, they are always welcome! Please note no retractable leashes are permitted. 

FEATURES
THE MARVELOUS MUTTS, SPONSORED BY SUPREME SOURCE
Watch this all-rescue canine team snatch Frisbees from the air, race through obstacles courses at lightning speed and perform entertaining tricks and stunts.

REPTICON
See reptiles from around the world, as Repticon joins the Super Pet Expo in a brand new expanded area! Purchase reptiles, supplies and learn more about your special pet from experts.

LURING 101
Any dog that’s in good physical condition and loves to chase is perfect for giving the luring course a try. No prior training is necessary.

BEST DRESSED PET COMPETITION, SPONSORED BY ALL FRIENDS PET CARE
Whether furry, scaly, feathery or bald all attendees are welcome to compete and strut their stuff on the Main Stage during the Best Dressed Pet Competition, Saturday 16th at Noon.

TICA
Super Pet Expo is proud to welcome The International Cat Association (TICA)! NoVa TICA, a chartered cat club of The International Cat Association will present an all-breed and household pet cat show licensed by TICA in conjunction with Super Pet Expo.

One Day Adult (12+) $13.00

One Day Child (4-11) $8.00

Weekend Pass (Adult) $20.00

Weekend Pass (Child) $10.00

Kids 3 & Under Free (one per adult)

Mar
16
Sat
Super Pet Expo @ Dulles Expo Center
Mar 16 – Mar 18 all-day

SHOP
Shop the best pet products from over 170+ local and national exhibitors

EDUCATION
Meet and greet pet experts with a variety of specialties, including training, nutrition, and health

PLAY
Bring your pet! As long as they are friendly and leashed, they are always welcome! Please note no retractable leashes are permitted. 

FEATURES
THE MARVELOUS MUTTS, SPONSORED BY SUPREME SOURCE
Watch this all-rescue canine team snatch Frisbees from the air, race through obstacles courses at lightning speed and perform entertaining tricks and stunts.

REPTICON
See reptiles from around the world, as Repticon joins the Super Pet Expo in a brand new expanded area! Purchase reptiles, supplies and learn more about your special pet from experts.

LURING 101
Any dog that’s in good physical condition and loves to chase is perfect for giving the luring course a try. No prior training is necessary.

BEST DRESSED PET COMPETITION, SPONSORED BY ALL FRIENDS PET CARE
Whether furry, scaly, feathery or bald all attendees are welcome to compete and strut their stuff on the Main Stage during the Best Dressed Pet Competition, Saturday 16th at Noon.

TICA
Super Pet Expo is proud to welcome The International Cat Association (TICA)! NoVa TICA, a chartered cat club of The International Cat Association will present an all-breed and household pet cat show licensed by TICA in conjunction with Super Pet Expo.

One Day Adult (12+) $13.00

One Day Child (4-11) $8.00

Weekend Pass (Adult) $20.00

Weekend Pass (Child) $10.00

Kids 3 & Under Free (one per adult)

Mar
17
Sun
Super Pet Expo @ Dulles Expo Center
Mar 17 – Mar 19 all-day

SHOP
Shop the best pet products from over 170+ local and national exhibitors

EDUCATION
Meet and greet pet experts with a variety of specialties, including training, nutrition, and health

PLAY
Bring your pet! As long as they are friendly and leashed, they are always welcome! Please note no retractable leashes are permitted. 

FEATURES
THE MARVELOUS MUTTS, SPONSORED BY SUPREME SOURCE
Watch this all-rescue canine team snatch Frisbees from the air, race through obstacles courses at lightning speed and perform entertaining tricks and stunts.

REPTICON
See reptiles from around the world, as Repticon joins the Super Pet Expo in a brand new expanded area! Purchase reptiles, supplies and learn more about your special pet from experts.

LURING 101
Any dog that’s in good physical condition and loves to chase is perfect for giving the luring course a try. No prior training is necessary.

BEST DRESSED PET COMPETITION, SPONSORED BY ALL FRIENDS PET CARE
Whether furry, scaly, feathery or bald all attendees are welcome to compete and strut their stuff on the Main Stage during the Best Dressed Pet Competition, Saturday 16th at Noon.

TICA
Super Pet Expo is proud to welcome The International Cat Association (TICA)! NoVa TICA, a chartered cat club of The International Cat Association will present an all-breed and household pet cat show licensed by TICA in conjunction with Super Pet Expo.

One Day Adult (12+) $13.00

One Day Child (4-11) $8.00

Weekend Pass (Adult) $20.00

Weekend Pass (Child) $10.00

Kids 3 & Under Free (one per adult)

Mar
23
Sat
Pups In The Park @ nationals park
Mar 23 @ 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Skip the dog park and come to Nationals Park! Pups in the Park presented by Budweiser is a unique opportunity to bring your dog to a Nationals game. You and your dog will both get to enjoy the game with other dogs and dog lovers from seats in our pet-friendly outfield reserved section. All proceeds from the dog ticket sales will be donated to the Humane Rescue Alliance.

On March 31, we will have a special pregame parade so you can take your dog for a walk around the warning track at Nationals Park!

This is a Special Ticket Event. Special tickets must be purchased online from Nationals webpage prior to the event.    click here for more information

Mar
31
Sun
Rural Dog Rescue’s Spring Scavenger Hunt & Cherry Blossom Photos! @ rural dog rescue
Mar 31 @ 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Join Rural Dog Rescue for their first annual Spring Scavenger Hunt Fundraiser & Spring Pictures!

 

We will kick the day off with a 1 – 3-mile scavenger hunt! You choose your distance and your pace! There will be raffle tickets at each scavenger hunt spot. Collect as many or as little tickets as you can between 10 AM and 11:15 AM. All raffle tickets will need to be in the raffle prize boxes by 11:30! Drawing starts at noon!

 

Adoptable dogs will be at The Brig from 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM!

 

The scavenger hunt will start at Summit To Soul and end at The Brig! Check-in starts at 9:30 in front of Howl ToThe Chief 733 8th Street and the hunt will start promptly at 10 AM in front of Summit To Soul 727 8th Street (2 doors down) and end at The Brig 1007 8th Street SE.

 

At The Brig, there will be drink specials and swag doggies bags from Howl To The Chief and Dogma. If you haven’t checked out The Brig’s new menu -it’s delicious!

 

This year we will have a spring theme photo shoot too with a Cherry Blossom background (for dogs and people)!

All proceeds go to help the underdogs at Rural Dog Rescue!

Click here for more information

furfax fido fest
Mar 31 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Join us the ultimutt day out and fun for the whole family (two-legged and four-legged) at the city’s BRAND NEW Dog Park!
Enjoy a wide array of vendors, doggy activities, demonstrations, the K9 splash zone, and much more. The event is free and open to the public.

for more information on the event please click     here     

Apr
27
Sat
canine cruises @ alexandria city marina
Apr 27 @ 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

Join us aboard our dog-friendly sightseeing cruise around Alexandria’s Seaport. This howling experience is a local favorite. All are invited, with or without a four legged friend. Dogs ride free!

Reservations may be made online or at the ticket booth based on availability. Advance purchases are recommended. For more info, please call 877-511-2628 or Click here for more information. We reserve the right to change boats/schedules at any time.

Pups In The Park @ nationals park
Apr 27 @ 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Skip the dog park and come to Nationals Park! Pups in the Park presented by Budweiser is a unique opportunity to bring your dog to a Nationals game. You and your dog will both get to enjoy the game with other dogs and dog lovers from seats in our pet-friendly outfield reserved section. All proceeds from the dog ticket sales will be donated to the Humane Rescue Alliance.

This is a Special Ticket Event. Special tickets must be purchased online from Nationals webpage prior to the event. Click here for more information

 

Pricing Information:
Outfield Reserved: $33 (human ticket)
Outfield Reserved: $10 (dog ticket)

Apr
28
Sun
2019 Alexandria Love Your Pet Day Block Party
Apr 28 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Since 2017, a group of West End pet businesses has gotten together each year to help the Alexandria community celebrate its love of pets. With the help of the Mayor and City Council, we host a block party to celebrate the announcement of Alexandria Love Your Pet Day featuring 40+ local businesses and 20 non-profits and attracting over 600 attendees with their 100+ dogs. Come meet other members of the pet-loving community while enjoying a variety of food truck fare and children’s entertainment, the whole family is welcomed! Interested vendors, non-profits and sponsors should send us a message to get involved in this year’s event. The proceeds of this year’s event will benefit the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria.

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