DogFest San Diego

October 12

Whether you have a dog or simply love them, spend the day at DogFest and help raise funds for Canine Companions for Independence at Waterfront Park.

Bow Wow Brunch Cruise

October 20

Hornblower Cruises welcomes you and your “fur child” aboard along with a dog relief area set up on the sun deck of the yacht! A portion of the proceeds will benefit Helen Woodward Animal Center.

Bow Wow Beer Bash

October 27

San Diego’s most PAWsome Halloween party and K9 costume contest! Tons of goodies to fill your trick or treat bags and costume contest all to raise funds for local non-profits.

FACE Golf Tournament

November 4

Grab your pup for a beautiful day out on the golf course at Lomas Santa Fe Country Club benefitting local pets in need of life-saving veterinary care. 

HOPE Telethon

November 17

The 4-hour telethon highlights the life-saving work being done at Helen Woodward Animal Center by featuring heartwarming stories, program updates and exciting special guests. Tune in and raise funds for pets and people in need. Live on KUSI from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.!

Doggie Street Festival

November 23

Southern California’s largest pet adoption event-focused festival bringing together the rescue community with adoptable dogs and cats at NTC Liberty Station.

Doggies on the Deck

December 3

Landini’s Pizzeria in Little Italy hosts a doggie’s soiree on their back patio while an Instagram “celebrity” dog presents a fun holiday theme.

Gaslamp Pet Parade

December 15

Deck those paws with bells so jolly and jingle all the way through the Gaslamp Quarter for the Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade.