Dog-Friendly Event


11/12/2017 – Viewpoint Holiday Pooch Photo Shoot

 


Viewpoint Holiday Pooch Photo Shoot

Sunday, November 12, 2017,  10AM  – 5PM
Willow Pet Hotel
1926 Deer Park Ave, Deer Park, NY 11729

(Google Map)

The 2017 Viewpoint Photography Holiday Pooch Photo Shoot is ON!

Join LI-DOG for this special holiday photo session for dogs from noted photographer Pamela Setchell of Viewpoint Photography in Huntington. Get an unforgettable 5 X 7 finished portrait of your dog on a beautiful holiday-themed set – all for $40. Great NEW holiday cards and holiday card packages, extra prints, gift tags, ornaments and other items with your dog’s photo are also available for purchase.

This is a fundraising event for LI-DOG and is sponsored by Viewpoint Photography.

Since this is a special, discounted photo session, no appointment is necessary – it’s first-come, first-serve. However, in order to cut down on wait times, people with three or more dogs, special needs dogs, and those who want to get themselves or their family into the picture are asked to please call the studio at 631-421-1238 for an appointment. Additional photo sessions are available on Saturday. November 11th.

RSVP

LI-Dog on Meetup
LI-DOG on Facebook
Or email: lidog_news@yahoo.com

For more information: Call Viewpoint Photography at 631-421-1238

This is an important fundraiser for LI-DOG, so please join us for this very special event on Sun., Nov. 12th!

 

 

 

 


10/29/2017 – Suffolk Barkfest

 

2017-Suffolk BarkFest 

Suffolk Barkfest 2017

Sunday, October 29, 12 PM to 3 PM,
Holiday Inn Express, 3131 Nesconset Hwy, Centereach, NY 11720 Google Map

 

 

Think your dog is the cutest (or spookiest!) pup around during Halloween time? Does your fur baby rock a costume every October? Do you want bragging rights for Fido this fall? Then Suffolk County Legislator Kara Hahn invites you and your dog to come to Suffolk Barkfest 2017, Suffolk County’s largest pet costume contest and parade!

For this Halloween-spirited celebration, guests are to bring their dogs (or other pets) dressed in costumes for a chance to win some fabulous prizes. Costume judging and awarding of prizes will begin at 2:00 pm.

Suffolk Barkfest 2017 has been graciously sponsored by Save-a-Pet and the Suffolk County SPCA.

No RSVP necessary and admission is FREE! For further information about Suffolk Barkfest 2017 contact Holiday Inn Express Stony Brook at (631) 471-8000.


.10/29/2017 – Suffolk Barkfest

 

2017-Suffolk BarkFest 

Suffolk Barkfest 2017
Sunday, October 29, 12 PM to 3 PM,
Holiday Inn Express, 3131 Nesconset Hwy, Centereach, NY 11720 Google Map

Think your dog is the cutest (or spookiest!) pup around during Halloween time? Does your fur baby rock a costume every October? Do you want bragging rights for Fido this fall?  Then bring your dogs dressed in their best costumes for a chance to win some fabulous prizes.  See 2017 Suffolk Barkfest for further details.


10/01/2017 – LI-DOG’s Barkin’ Brunch

 

Bailey Surveys the Scene at our Oct. 2016 Barkin’ Brunch Photo Credit: Joann Garguola

LI-DOG’s Barkin’ Brunch

Sunday, October 1st, 11am – 3pm

The Refuge

515 Broadhollow Rd., Mellville, NY (Google Map)

 

Get ready for a Sunday brunch both you and your pup can enjoy–LI-DOG’s Barkin’ Brunch at The Refuge on Sun., Oct. 1st! Relax on their beautiful outdoor patio while dining on delicious food,  drink specials, and dog treats. Take a chance on winning some beautiful raffle baskets and learn about LI-DOG and our mission to gain access to Long Island beaches and parkland for dog owners and their dogs. We will have a 50/50 raffle with the proceeds going to Austin Pets Alive!

Seating outside for brunch on the patio is limited, so it is suggested that if you want to make sure you get a table, call The Refuge at (631) 577-4444 to make a reservation. There is also an area on the patio for those just wanting to have a drink and mingle.

Thank you to JoAnn Winkhart and The Refuge for their support and hospitality, to Tito’s Vodka for donating a portion of the sales from the cocktails from this event, and to those who have donated items for our raffle baskets:

Tito’s Vodka
Atlantic Nursery
Mary’s Pizza and Pasta
Shampooch Pet Spa and Boutique
Incredible Feets
Panera Bread

Pet Parent Essentials for the brunch:
Make sure to walk your dog outside the venue before entering, bring poop bags, and watch your dog closely.
Please note that while well-socialized and fully vaccinated dogs are allowed on the grounds of our venue, they are NOT permitted to enter the indoor bar/restaurant area.

RSVP
LI-DOG on Meetup
or email us at lidog_news@yahoo.com

This is a fundraising event for LI-DOG, so please come out and join us for LI-DOG’s Barkin’ Brunch at The Refuge on Sun., Oct. 1st!


.10/01/2017 – LI-DOG’s Barkin’ Brunch at The Refuge

 


LI-DOG’s Barkin’ Brunch
Sunday, Oct. 1st, 11AM – 3PM
The Refuge, Melville. NY

Get ready for a Sunday brunch both you and your pup can enjoy at LI-DOG’s  Barkin’ Brunch at The Refuge in Melville! Relax on their beautiful outdoor patio while dining on delicious food,  enjoying great drink specials, taking a chance on fun raffles, and plying your pup with lots of dog treats!  For more information visit LI-DOG’s Barkin’ Brunch at The Refuge.


.09/16/2017 – Canine Camp Getaway of NY

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Canine Camp Getaway of NY
September 16 – 19, 2017
Roaring Brook Ranch,
Lake George, NY

 

Enjoy a week full of vacation fun and relaxation in the beautiful Adirondack Mountains with your favorite four-legged companion at the ultimate vacation destination for dogs and dog lovers! Go to Canine Camp Getaway of NY for all the details.


. 09/23/2017 – DogFest Long Island Walk’N Roll!

 

Dogfest Long Island

DogFest Long Island Walk’N Roll!
Saturday, September 23, 11am – 2pm
Marjorie Post Park, Massapequa

Get ready for some tail-waggin’ fun at DogFest Long Island Walk’N Roll! Leash up your pup and join in on a day of family-friendly and dog-friendly activities to support Canine Companions for Independence. For more information visit DogFest Long Island Walk’N Roll!


10/1/2017 – Wines and Canines Walk/Run

 

 

Wines and Canines Walk/Run
Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017,  11AM- 2PM
Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard
2114 Sound Ave., Baiting Hollow (Google Map)

It’s peak harvest season on the North Fork and the perfect time to take a leisurely stroll or invigorating run with your pup at Kent Animal Shelter’s Wines and Canines Walk/Run! Join fellow pet families at Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard for a day of fun while walking to support Kent Animal Shelter’s mission to help animals in crisis. Dress your pet for the costume contest or the people/pet look-a-like contest, take your chance on the 50/50 raffle, door prize, or special pop up prizes that will be along the route. After the walk enjoy live music, meet some adoptable pets, and shop for wine and food plus doggie items at Kent’s traveling pet boutique.

Kent Animal Shelter’s Wines and Canines Walk/Run is not a timed race and walkers/runners can begin the course anytime between 11AM and 1PM.
$30 minimum donation per person, children under 12 are free

For more information or to register for the event, visit https://www.kentanimalshelter.com or call (631) 727-5731.

Kent Animal Shelter is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization established in 1968 in Calveton, NY that provides a no-kill haven for homeless animals, adoption services, a spay/neuter clinic, and humane education.

 


09/23/2017 – DogFest Long Island Walk’N Roll

 

Dogfest Long Island

 

DogFest Long Island Walk’N Roll

Saturday, September 23rd, 11am – 2pm

Marjorie Post Park

Massapequa, NY (Google Map)

Get ready for some tail-waggin’ fun at DogFest Long Island Walk’N Roll! Leash up your pup and join in on a day of family-friendly and dog-friendly activities to support Canine Companions for Independence.

The festivities will begin with a 1 mile fundraising walk through the beautiful grounds of Marjorie Post Park in Massapequa. You and your pup can be part of the fund raising efforts by registering to raise money as you walk. Go to DogFest Long Island Walk’ Roll to find out how.

Following the walk you will have the opportunity to meet the dogs, staff, volunteers, and puppy raisers of the Canine Companions for Independence community.  Your pup can join in and be a part of the many dog-friendly activities including an agility course and costume parade. Then relax, enjoy the music and shop the vendor booths all while supporting the mission of Canine Companions for Independence to “Enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships”.

Visit Canine Companions for Independence to learn more about this wonderful organization and the people and pups that are working together to improve the lives of those living with disabilities.