Event Headline Archive

.05/04/2023 – LI-DOG 2023 Events Meeting   Recently updated !

LI-DOG 2023 Events Meeting!

Thurs., May 4th, 7 – 9 PM
Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library, Plainview

New Members Welcome! Join us on May 4th to learn about all the fun, exciting events LI-DOG is hosting and participating in this year and how you can help!  Our May 4th meeting will focus primarily on our big, upcoming Pooch-a-Palooza Luau. Come help brainstorm ideas for games and contests and fun activities for our guests. For more information, go to LI-DOG 2023 Events Meeting! 

.05/20/2023 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Dix Hills Park   Recently updated !

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Dix Hills Park

Sat., May 20th, 11 AM to 1 PM
575 Vanderbilt Pkwy., Dix Hills, NY

Please join us for our LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Dix Hills Park on Sat., May 20th at 11 in the morning. Our group on-leash walk will take us on the lovely Woodland Trail around the 2-mile long perimeter of the park. You can cut the walk shorter, though, if you want. For details, check out LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Dix Hills Park!

.04/15/2023 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at OWG Spring Dog Festival

LI-DOG Pack Walk at OWG’s Spring Dog Festival!

Sat., April 15th, 11 AM – Noon
Old Westbury Gardens, NY

Please join LI-DOG on Sat., April 15th as we tour the beautiful, English-themed grounds of Old Westbury Gardens during their Spring Dog Festival. The walk is almost all on flat ground and will take about an hour. Make sure to stick around after our Pack Walk and enjoy the Spring Dog Festival with booths and exhibits from rescues, animal-advocacy organizations like LI-DOG, and vendors of doggy goodies and gear. For more information, go to LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens! 

.3/18/2023 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Southaven County Park

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Southaven County Park!
Sat., March 18th, 10 AM – Noon
761 Victory Ave., Yaphank, NY

Join us for our first LI-DOG Pack Walk™ of the 2023 season at Southaven County Park in Yaphank, NY! This is our first Pack Walk in this 1,300-acre Suffolk County Park that runs along the Carmans River. The trail we’ll be walking follows the Carmans River for a while before turning back onto the main trail. It is wide, mostly dirt and generally considered easy. We’ll cover about 2 miles, which takes about an hour. For more information, check out LI-DOG Pack Walk at Southaven County Park! 

.12/22/2022 – LI-DOG 2022 Holiday Video


Happy Holidays from LI-DOG to you and your pups!

Please enjoy LI-DOG’s 2022 Holiday Video of  dozens of LI dogs in the holiday spirit! Thanks to our talented colleague Joann Garguola for creating this wonderful video. And, thanks to all of you for joining us for our dog-friendly events this year and your support for our NYS beach access campaign! We’ll see you and your pups in 2023!


12/1/2022 – Show Us Your Pups in Their Holiday Finest


Show Us Your Pups in Their Holiday Finest!

Please share photos of your beautiful dogs in their Holiday finest so we can make a video for everyone to enjoy!
Just go to the LI-DOG Facebook Group and add your photo as a comment to our post: Show Us Your Pups! If you can, please include your pet’s name. That’s adorable Harry from last year’s photo submissions. Last year’s video was extremely popular. You don’t want to miss out! Besides, we can never have too many pictures of all our LI-DOG dogs! P.S. If you don’t have access to FB, send your photo to events@lidog.org.


.11/06/2022 – LI-DOG Howl-o-Ween Pawty 2022Final

Frankie the Pilot and his Pilot and Flight Attendant Parents

Best Pet/Pet Parent Duo Winners

LI-DOG’s Howl-o-Ween Pawty a Barking Success!

Good boys and girls performed Tricks for Treats and competed in close match-ups for best costume at LI-DOG’s Howl-o-Ween Pawty at Off-Key Tikki in Patchogue in early November! Nearly 100 people and almost as many four-legged party goers celebrated all things wonderful about the holiday and canine companionship at Off-Key Tikki’s fun, tropically-themed waterfront venue. Besides the three contests in which more than 9 winners were awarded prizes, there was music, free food provided by Off-Key Tikki, drink specials, a Paw Print printing booth, a Photo booth, and numerous raffles for people to bid on and win including, for the first time, a Grand Prize three-night getaway to Myrtle Beach! The event was LI-DOG’s most important fundraiser of the year. To see photos, lists of winners, and links to all the businesses and individuals who generously donated to the event, go to LI-DOG Howl-o-Ween Pawty 2022!

.11/19/2022 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Fire Island National Seashore 2022


LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Fire Island National Seashore!

Sat., Nov. 19th, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Fire Island Lighthouse Beach, Bay Shore
Join LI-DOG for  our final LI-DOG Pack Walk™ of the 2022 season at the beautiful Fire Island National Seashore. Meet us at the far eastern end of Field 5 at Robert Moses State Park and then walk with us over to the Lighthouse and Fire Island from there. Choose either a 1.5-mile walk that will take about 45 minutes or a little longer 2.5-mile walk. Either way, you’ll be walking with your dog along the shore with wide open views of sea, sand and sky! For details and links to RSVP, go to LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Fire Island National Seashore!


.11/6/2022 – LI-DOG Howl-o-Ween Pawty!

LI-DOG Howl-o-Ween Pawty!

Sun., Nov. 6th, Noon – 4 PM
Off Key Tikki Waterside Grill, Patchogue

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our Howl-o-Ween Pawty with your dogs! It was a lot of fun. We’ll post an article with photos, winners of our contests, and more soon! You and your dog are invited to join us for a howling good time at LI-DOG’s Howl-o-Ween Pawty on Sunday, Nov. 6th. Dress up your dog, or better yet, both of you, in your Halloween finest. Enjoy the beautiful views, delicious food, special drinks, costume contests and lots of great raffles generously donated by our sponsors. Just added: A three-day weekend getaway to Myrtle Beach, S.C. raffle prize! This is an important fundraising event for LI-DOG so please join us on the terrace and “beach” at Off Key Tikki for a great time!  Discounted advance tickets are on sale NOW! Advance ticket sales END Saturday evening at 6 p.m sharp! For more information, go to LI-DOG Howl-o-Ween Pawty! 

.10/30/2022 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens

Sun., Oct. 30th, 11 AM – Noon
Old Westbury Gardens, NY

Please join LI-DOG for our October Pack Walk™ at beautiful Old Westbury Gardens on Sunday, Oct. 30th. On our Pack Walk™, you and your dog will get to explore this large estate, which features woodlands, fields, ponds and beautiful gardens. Our Pack Walk™ takes place during OWG’s always popular Dog Days, dog-friendly weekend, on Sat. and Sun., Oct. 29th and 30th. On Sunday, the 30th, OWG is also hosting a big dog costume contest and parade with prizes. For details, go to LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens.