Pet Events

Events

In Store Event with Hug A Bull at Westgate Centre

We've got some smiles 'n store as we welcome Hug A Bull Advocacy & Rescue Society to our Westgate Centre location in Maple Ridge for an in-store fundraising event.

St. John Ambulance Therapy Dogs at Park & Tilford

As pet owners, we know you're inspired by the love and friendship your pet brings to you everyday. On August 19th, come to our North Vancouver location at Park & Tilford to meet the four-legged heroes from St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program.

In Store Event with HugABull at Sunwood

A great oppaw-tunity in store as we welcome HugABull Advocacy & Rescue Society to our Sunwood location for an in-store info session event.


In Store Event at Maple with People from In Memory of Maggie May

Meet people from In Memory of Maggie May at our Maple Ridge Store on July 15th 2017 and see some beautiful pet blankets.

In Store Event with A Voice 4 Paws at Park and Tilford

Meet some friendly furred people looking for new homes at Park and Tilford on Saturday July 15 2017.

 

In Store Event: VOKRA is visiting us at Oak Street

Stop by our Oak location this Saturday June 24th and find out more about adoption with VOKRA.

In Store Event Cross Our Paws Visits Park and Tilford

Planning on being on the North Shore on Saturday June 10th 2017? Visit our North Vancouver location at Park & Tilford for a pawesome in-store event with our friends from Cross Our Paws.

 

In Store Event with VOKRA at W10th and Alma

Join us on Saturday June 3rd at our 10th and Alma store for an informative afternoon with our friends from VOKRA.

Adoption Information Event at Maple Ridge - A Purrfect Friend awaits with VOKRA

Drop by the Maple Ridge location at the end of April and learn about the best way to bring a friendly feline, that needs a family, into your home.


Adoption Event at W 10th - A Doggie Day of Education, Rescue & Adoption with CERA

Ever wonder what adopting the best fur buddy entails, we want to invite you to come on down to explore unconditional love and loyalty that goes into consideration for dog adoption.

Help Feed Homeless Cats at Newton with Surrey Community Cat Coalition

Surrey Community Cat Coalition is coming to Newton! With a food drive to help feed the kitties, in store deals and great fun for a cause. April 8th and 9th from 12pm to 4pm both days.

Pet Adoption Event at Sunwood - Fun Raffles, Delicious Popcorn, oh and...Cuddly Kitties!

The Snow postponed our February Event, but we will be back this March.

On March 4th, TLC Pet Adoptions will be at our Sunwood store in Coquitlam with adorable, adoptable kitties to fill your heart and warm your home.  Come by for the cuteness, raffle prizes, delicious edibles and amazing deals!

The store is open from 9am to 7pm and the event runs from 12 to 4pm. Whether you are looking to adopt or just love cats, come on down for an afternoon of family friendly fun!

 


2016 Pet Photos with Santa at 10th & Alma

Santa is coming to our Vancouver location at 10th and Alma for photos with the your pawsome pet! Photos are by donation only, with all proceeds going directly to the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Santa will be onsite between 11am and 4pm. Bring in the holiday cheer with Santa and his friends at Pet Food 'N More!

2016 Pet Photos with Santa at Westgate Centre

Santa is coming to our Maple Ridge location for photos with the your pawsome pet! Photos are by donation only, with all proceeds going directly to the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Santa will be onsite between 11am and 4pm on December 17th and 18th. Bring in the holiday cheer with Santa and his friends at Pet Food 'N More!

2016 Pet Photos with Santa

Santa will be at our stores just in time for the ho-ho-holiday season to take photos with your pawesome pet! Photos are by donation only, with all proceeds going directly to our four-legged friends at the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

2016 Pet Photos with Santa at Garden City

Santa is coming to our Richmond location for photos with the your pawsome pet! Photos are by donation only, with all proceeds going directly to the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Santa will be onsite between 11am and 4pm. Bring in the holiday cheer with Santa and his friends at Pet Food 'N More!

2016 Pet Photos with Santa at Newton Village

Santa is coming to Surrey for photos with the your pawsome pet! Photos are by donation only, with all proceeds going directly to the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Santa will be onsite between 11am and 4pm. Bring in the holiday cheer with Santa and his friends at Pet Food 'N More!

2016 Pet Photos with Santa at Oak & 16th

Santa is coming to our Vancouver location at Oak and 16th for photos with the your pawsome pet! Photos are by donation only, with all proceeds going directly to the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Santa will be onsite between 11am and 4pm. Bring in the holiday cheer with Santa and his friends at Pet Food 'N More!

2016 Pet Photos with Santa at Sunwood Plaza

Santa is coming to Coquitlam for photos with the your pawsome pet! Photos are by donation only, with all proceeds going directly to the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Santa will be onsite between 11am and 4pm. Bring in the holiday cheer with Santa and his friends at Pet Food 'N More!


2016 Pet Photos with Santa Park & Tilford

Santa is coming to our North Vancouver location for photos with the your pawsome pet! Photos are by donation only, with all proceeds going directly to the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Santa will be onsite between 11am and 4pm. Bring in the holiday cheer with Santa and his friends at Pet Food 'N More!

A Voice4Paws - Adoption Event!

 "It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!" What better way to start off the holiday season, than to cuddle up with a furry, new friend?

This Saturday, A Voice4Paws Canine Rescue Society will be at our 10th & Alma store in Vancouver with adorable, adoptable dogs to warm your heart and your hands.  Come by for the cuteness, raffle prizes, a silent auction and much, much more! 

The store is open from 9am to 7pm and the event runs from 12 to 4pm.  Whether you are looking to adopt or simply love pups, come on down for an afternoon of family friendly fun!

 


National Feral Cat Day Event with the Surrey Community Cat Coalition - Newton

Be sure to mark your calendars! National Feral Cat Day is October 16th and Surrey Community Cat Coalition is coming to Newton! With a food drive to help feed the kitties, in store deals and great fun for a cause, this weekend you’ll be glad you came.

This is a 2-day event happening both Saturday the 15th and Sunday the 16th. The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 12pm-4pm each day. This weekend will make for great family fun, while filling the tummies of our kitty friends on our streets.

 

Vancouver Orphan Kitten Rescue Association at Park and Tilford

In North Vancouver this Saturday?  Come learn about the best way to bring a new kitty, that needs a home, into your home. 

The Vancouver Orphan Kitten Rescue Association (VOKRA) will be in our store to talk to you about all the kittens needing a home and guide you through the process this Saturday!

(There won't be any cats on site for petting, but you'll get all the information you need)

Oak Street Store in Vancouver with A Voice for Paws

It’s getting hotter by the day! If you’re looking for a little indoor (ahem…air conditioned) fun, come on by our Oak street store this weekend!

With raffle prizes, fun for a cause, deals and friendly faces, you’re bound to leave feeling good.

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 12pm-4pm: tell all your friends and bring your furry one too!

In-Store Event at W 10th Store in Vancouver with Paws for Hope

We’re guessing you love talking about your pet as much as we do, so we want to invite you to come on down to have fun with a bunch of new friends who do too!

With raffle prizes, deals and fun for a cause, this weekend you’ll be glad you came.

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 12pm-4pm: tell all your friends and bring your furry one too!

 

In Memory of Maggie May Fundraiser with Raffles, Cupcakes & Blankets at Sunwood Store in Coquitlam

Hmmm, what to do this weekend? Well, we have an invitation for you!

Games? Yes. Cupcakes? Yes. Balloons, deals and friendly faces? Yes, yes and yes! Come on down to our in-store event with our friends from In Memory of Maggie May. You can also get in on the raffles for some great prizes, and check out what’s new at our location!

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 12pm-4pm: tell all your pals and bring your furry one too!

In-Store Event: RABBITATS - Rabbit Adoption, Bake Sale & Raffles at Newton Village Store in Surrey  

“I tawt I taw a bunny wabbit!” If you’re looking for a dose of adorable this weekend, be sure to come by for our in-store event with our pals from RABBITATS. While you’re in between meeting some sweet little bunnies, grab a sweet treat from the bake sale! You can also get in on the raffles for some great prizes, and check out deals on your pet’s fave products.

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 12pm-4pm: tell all your pals!

St. John’s Ambulance Therapy Dog Event (North Van)

As pet owners, we know you're inspired by the love and friendship your pet brings to you everyday.

CERA Fundraiser and Prizes at W 10 Location

We're excited to host CERA Dog Society at our West 10th location for an in-store fundraising event.


In-Store Event at North Vancouver Store with Cross Our Paws

Planning on being on the North Shore this weekend? Visit our North Vancouver location at Park & Tilford for pawesome in-store event with our friends from Cross Our Paws.


Raffles & Promos with Voice4paws at Garden City Store (Richmond)

It's only May, but it sure feels like summer! If you're out and about in Richmond this weekend, pop into our Garden City location for our in-store event with our friends from A Voice4Paws Canine Rescue Society.

Raffles, Promos & Food Drive with Surrey Community Cat Coalition at the Newton Store (Surrey)

This Caturday, our friends from Surrey Community Cat Coalition will be at our Newton location for our in-store event, which will include a food drive, raffle prize draws, and in-store specials. For every donation received, we'll match it with a donation of Firstmate™ canned cat food.

Pet Trick Contests, Raffles & Cupcakes with Senior Animals in Need Today Society (Maple Ridge)

Join us, and our friends from SAINTS (Senior Animals in Need Today Society), at our Maple Ridge location for our in-store event, which will include a dog trick contest, cupcakes, raffle prize draws, and a "Guess the Biscuit Jar" contest.

In-Store Event at North Vancouver Store with A Voice4Paws

Come down to our North Vancouver location for our in-store event with our friends from A Voice4Paws.


In-Store Event: HugABull Fundraiser and Prizes at Oak St Location

We've got some smiles 'n store as we welcome HugABull Advocacy & Rescue Society to our Oak St location for an in-store fundraising event.

In-Store Event: Raffle Prizes, Ballons and the Surrey Community Cat Coalition at the Newton Store

Our friends from Surrey Community Cat Coalition will be at our Newton location for our in-store event, which will include raffle prize draws and free balloons for the kids by our resident balloon artist, Brad.

2015 Pet Pictures with Santa Comes to Garden City Store (Richmond)

It's the holidays and Santa will be visiting all of our stores to spread the cheer, one photo at a time. Bring your furry friend in to our Garden City store in Richmond where Santa will be waiting to take photos with your pet.

True to the season of giving, photos are by donation, and all proceeds will benefit the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. 

Event Details

Location: Garden City Store (Richmond) #300 - 9100 Blundell Rd
Date: December 6, 2015
Time: 11am to 4pm

2015 Pet Pictures with Santa Comes to Maple Ridge Store

It's the holidays and Santa will be visiting all of our stores to spread the cheer, one photo at a time. Bring your furry friend in to our Maple Ridge store where Santa will be waiting to take photos with your pet.

True to the season of giving, photos are by donation, and all proceeds will benefit the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. 

Event Details

Location: Maple Ridge Store #120 - 20398 Dewdney Trunk Rd
Date: December 5th & 6th
Time: 11am to 4pm daily

2015 Pet Pictures with Santa Comes to Oak St Store

It's the holidays and Santa will be visiting all of our stores to spread the cheer, one photo at a time. Bring your furry friend in to our Oak Street store where Santa will be waiting to take photos with your pet.

True to the season of giving, photos are by donation, and all proceeds will benefit the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. 

Event Details

Location: Oak St Store (Vancouver) 3244 Oak St
Date: December 5, 2015
Time: 11am to 4pm

2015 Pet Pictures with Santa Comes to Park & Tilford Store

It's the holidays and Santa will be visiting all of our stores to spread the cheer, one photo at a time. Bring your furry friend in to our North Vancouver store where Santa will be waiting to take photos with your pet.

True to the season of giving, photos are by donation, and all proceeds will benefit the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. 

Event Details

Location: Park & Tilford Store(North Vancouver) #745 - 333 Brooksbank Ave
Date: November 28
Time: 11am to 4pm

2015 Pet Pictures with Santa Comes to Pet Food 'n More

It's the holidays and Santa will be visiting all of our stores to spread the cheer, one photo at a time. Bring your furry friend in to our stores throughout the Lower Mainland where Santa will be waiting to take photos with your pet.

True to the season of giving, photos are by donation, and all proceeds will benefit the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. 

Event Details

  • November 28th, 11am to 4pm: Park & Tilford (North Vancouver)
  • December 5th, 11am to 4pm: Oak St (Vancouver)
  • December 5th & 6th, 11am to 4pm: Maple Ridge
  • December 6th, 11am to 4pm: Garden City (Richmond)
  • December 12th, 11am to 4pm: W 10th Ave (Vancouver)
  • December 12th & 13th, 11am to 4pm: Surrey
  • December 19th, 11am to 4pm: Sunwood (Coquitlam)

2015 Pet Pictures with Santa Comes to Sunwood Store in Coquitlam

It's the holidays and Santa will be visiting all of our stores to spread the cheer, one photo at a time. Bring your furry friend in to our Sunwood store in Coquitlam where Santa will be waiting to take photos with your pet. True to the season of giving, photos are by donation, and all proceeds will benefit the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.


2015 Pet Pictures with Santa Comes to Surrey Store

It's the holidays and Santa will be visiting all of our stores to spread the cheer, one photo at a time. Bring your furry friend in to our Surrey  store where Santa will be waiting to take photos with your pet.

True to the season of giving, photos are by donation, and all proceeds will benefit the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. 

Event Details

Location: Surrey Store #400 - 7380 King George Blvd
Date: December 12th & 13th
Time: 11am to 4pm

2015 Pet Pictures with Santa Comes to W 10th Ave Store in Vancouver

It's the holidays and Santa will be visiting all of our stores to spread the cheer, one photo at a time. Bring your furry friend in to our W 10th store in Vancouver where Santa will be waiting to take photos with your pet.

True to the season of giving, photos are by donation, and all proceeds will benefit the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. 

Event Details

Location: W 10th Store(Vancouver) 3669 West 10th Ave
Date: December 12
Time: 11am to 4pm

BC SPCA Vancouver WALKS 'N' WAGS Pet First Aid Course

The BC SPCA Vancouver Shelter is offering the WALKS 'N' WAGS Pets First Aid Course, a program focusing on the First Aid and safety for both cats and dogs.

LEARN MORE 'N REGISTER

In-Store Event: Cat Adoption, Raffle Prizes & Promos at Coquitlam Store

Come down to our Coquitlam store for a claw-some kitty adoption event courtesy of our friends from TLC Pet Adoptions. Come for the cats, stay for the fresh (free) popcorn, raffle draws, and  a chance to "Guess How Many Mice" for prizes.

The store is open from 9am-7pm and the event runs from 12pm-4pm: we hope to see you there!

In-Store Event: Dog Adoption Event at Oak Store with A Voice4Paws

Looking for a great way to spend a rainy Saturday? Come down to our Oak Street location for our in-store adoption event with our friends from A Voice4Paws.

Meet adorable dogs that are up for adoption, win prizes, nibble on free popcorn, or indulge in some goodies from our bake sale. Vince Grywacheski, a certified professional dog trainer, will also be there to answer all your canine-related questions. Need some pet supplies? We'll have some great in-store deals as well.

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 11am-3pm: stop by to see what's happening in store!

In-Store Event: Dog Adoption, Balloon Animals & Promos at w 10th Store

Our W. 10th store in Vancouver is excited to welcome our paw-sitively paw-some friends from CERA Dog Society for a dog adoption event.

In addition to our four-legged adoptable friends, Brad, our resident balloon artist, will be there whipping up a balloon animal storm. There will also be raffle prizes and product promotions.

In-Store Event: Dog Adoption, Professional Dog Trainers, Balloon Animals, Face Painting & Promos

Our Park and Tilford store in North Vancouver is hosting an exciting in-store event on July 25 to with our friends from Voice 4 Paws Canine Rescue Society. Come early to be the first to meet professional dog trainer Saro Boghozion and a group adoptable dogs looking for loving homes.

Bring the kids and ask Brad, our resident balloon artist, to make them something their very own balloon animal...hint: his elephant is fantastic! There will also be face painting, prizes, product promotions, a mini bake sale and fresh, free popcorn. 

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 11am to 3pm: we can't wait to see you!

In-Store Event: Dog Trick Contests, Cupcakes, Balloons, Prizes & Custom Pet Blankets at Maple Ri

Join us, and our friends from In Memory of Maggie May, at our Maple Ridge location for our in-store event, which will include a dog trick contest cupcakes, raffle prize draws, free balloons for the kiddies, and the opportunity to buy custom-made blankets for you pets! 

Show Us Your Dog's New Tricks

Does your pooch have a special skill or fantastic trick? Then enter your four-legged friend into our dog trick contest for a chance to win a gift basket full of goodies your pup will love. To enter, complete the entry form (available in store during the event), and have your dog ready to wow the judges at 3pm.

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 12noon to 4pm: we can't wait to see you there!

In-Store Event: HugABull Fundraiser and Prizes at W 10 Location

We're excited to host HugABull Advocacy & Rescue Society at our West 10th location for an in-store fundraising event.While you're noshing on free popcorn and goodies from the bake sale, check out our prize raffles.  

The store is open from 9am-7pm and the event runs from 11am-3pm: tell your two and four-legged friends!

In-Store Event: Meet the Mutts of West Coast Rottweiler Rescue at Our Newton Location

Are you looking for something to do this Saturday afternoon? We are excited to have the West Coast Rottweiler Rescue at our Newton store with some puppies that need new homes.

Meet adorable puppies, learn about adoption, win prizes, and check out the fun raffle basket that will be up for grabs!

Need some pet supplies? We'll have some great in-store deals on toys and treats as well.

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 12pm-3pm: stop by to see what's happening in store!

In-Store Event: Pet Adoption at Richmond Store with RAPS

Have you been hoping to add a furry companion to your family? Or are you looking for a way to connect with other pet lovers?

Join us, and our friends from the Richmond Animal Protection Society (RAPS), at our Richmond location for our in-store event, which will include pet adoptions, raffle prize draws and free balloons for the kiddies by Brad the Balloon Artist.

RAPS, a charity that operates 2 Richmond animal shelters, will be onsite with dogs for adoption, as well as a picture collage of other companions that are looking for new homes.

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 11am to 3pm, so come early and stay late!

In-Store Event: Rabbit Adoption Event at Oak Store

Hippity-hop over to our Oak Street location for our in-store event with our friends from Rabbitats, which will include raffle prize draws, balloon animals, face-painting and rabbit adoption.

The store is open from 9am to 7pm, and the event runs from 3-6pm: stop by to see what's happening in store!

In-Store Event: Vancouver Humane Society Fundraiser and Prizes at W 10 Location

We're excited to host the Vancouver Humane Society (VHS) at our West 10th location for an in-store fundraising event for the McVitie Fund. While you're noshing on free popcorn, speak to a representative from VHS or check out our guess jars and prize raffles. Let the kids know that there will be free balloon animals too.

The store is open from 9am-7pm and the event runs from 11am-3pm: tell your two and four-legged friends!

LAPS Volunteer General Orientation Apr 2015

Interested in getting involved with a fantastic organization dedicated to supporting the welfare of animals?

The Langley Animal Protection Society (LAPS) is holding a general orientation seminar for volunteers, which includes a tour of the shelter and info about volunteer opportunities at LAPS.

REGISTER ONLINE

On-Site Event: SPCA Charity Dog Walk in Port Coquitlam

We're very excited to be participating in the BCSPCA's Paws for a Cause fundraising event, which takes place between 12pm and 3pm at LaFarge Lake in Port Coquitlam.

This year's event features food, face painting, demonstrations and more. It is fun for the whole family, fur kids included!

Bring your pooch by our table for some doggie biscuits and a drink from our water station. We'll also be raffling a pawesome gift basket, by donation.

Pet Photos With Santa Fundraiser

GARDEN CITY Sunday, November 30th 11am-4pm

10th & ALMA Saturday, December 6th 11am-4pm

NEWTON Saturday & Sunday December 6th & 7th 11am-4pm

OAK & 16th Sunday, December 7th 11am-4pm

PARK & TILFORD Saturday, December 13th 11am-4pm

MAPLE RIDGE Saturday & Sunday, Dec 13th & 14th 11am-4pm

COQUITLAM Sunday, December 14th 11am-4pm

Saints Amazing Raise 2015

Senior Animals In Need Today Society (SAINTS) has a goal to raise $10,000 and you can help! Join them for their Amazing Raise 2015 event. Tickets are $20/person.

EVENT DETAILS

St. Patrick's Day—Park & Tilford Store

Cookies—for humans and dogs—to celebrate a day o' green!

Vancouver Courier Instagram Pet Contest (Sept 24- Oct 29)

Do you have a great pic of your dog, cat, parakeet, goldfish or ferret? You should enter it into our #vancourierpets Instagram contest to win a great prize pack.

Entering is Easy: just post & HASHTAG

Well we've teamed up with our friends at the Vancouver Courier for this contest, and all you have to do is post a picture of your pet to Instagram using the hashtag #vancourierpets. Each week (from Sept. 24 – Oct. 29) , one pet will be at random be featured in print.

The winner of ou prize pack will be announced November 5.

Store Locations

3669 West 10th Ave
Vancouver, BC
604 731 5907
3244 Oak St
Vancouver, BC
604 730 9674
#745 - 333 Brooksbank Ave
North Vancouver, BC
604 980 0669
#300 - 9100 Blundell Rd
Richmond, BC
604 244 9984
#980 - 3025 Lougheed Hwy
Coquitlam, BC
604 474 1886
#400 - 7380 King George Blvd
Surrey, BC
604 591 5921
#120 - 20398 Dewdney Trunk Rd
Maple Ridge, BC
604 460 9192