It’s the time of the year again that animal lovers look forward to: the Animal Welfare month of October!
Animal Kingdom Foundation, Inc. (AKF) in partnership with the Bureau of Animal Industry – Animal Welfare Division, will actually be holding two fun and educational celebrations for 29 September 2013 (Sunday) and 5 October 2013 (Saturday). These two events will be held at different locations in Metro Manila. North or south, there will be an event for you! 🙂
A Progressive Nation Actively Upholds Animal Welfare
Sunday, 29 September 2013, 3PM onward
Quezon Memorial Circle, Quezon City
WORLD ANIMAL DAY 2013: Giving VOICE for the Voiceless
Saturday, 5 October 2013
Alabang Town Circle
We’ll post the details for the October 5 event soon, but for now, check out these great activities for September 29! Continue Reading
I’ve always thought of the month of May as the “flower month” when parades and fiestas. When I was younger, my family accompanied my grandma to Gapan, Nueva Ecija (her hometown province) every May for the yearly fiesta. There were bazaars stalls in the town center, selling a variety of goods from food to household knick-knacks. But my favorite were the parades. The town’s most beautiful ladies paraded under a garland of flowers, followed by a marching band. Now, imagine all that but replace the “beautiful ladies” with dogs…
It’s going to be fun! 😀
The Town Floral Festival & Pawrade is another fun event brought to you by BabyMoon Pawprints and Paws & Tails. You can check out the festivities this coming Saturday, 25 May 2013 at the Town Plaza of Alabang Town Center from 10AM to 5PM. There will be Pet Blessing, Floral Costume Competition, and a Floral Float Competition and Pawrade.
The past few months have been so hectic that I haven’t really blogged much about our own pack. Even worse, my iMac’s hard drive decided to conk out after 4 years of uninterrupted use (I’m lucky the service technician was able to retrieve my files!). A lot has happened — we’ve lost beloved furry friends along the way, but also gained new ones. One particular meowing “dog”, in fact.
Everyone, meet Felix.
Yep, Felix is a cat. Biologically, at least. But psychologically, it’s a totally different story. Continue Reading
Here’s an interesting pet event for folks in the north of the metro!
Pet One Dog Care on Wheels will have its first stop at the SM Fairview Atrium Annex 2 this coming Sunday, 21 April 2013. It’s going to be a whole-day event, from 10AM to 7PM. And when we say “first stop,” yes, Pet One Dog Care on Wheels will soon visit other areas within the Philippines! You might not be able to go this time because it’s far, but who knows? Your nearest mall might be the next location! 🙂 Continue Reading
Hey dog-lovers! Got no plans for Easter yet? Join CARA and the rescued Pitbulls for another fun-filled family day at the Easter Hunt for the Golden Bone on Sunday, 31 March 2013 at the Greenbelt 3 Park grounds from 10am to 5pm. Yep, it’s going to be a whole-day event!!!
And guess what… Aside from celebrating Easter, we’ll also be celebrating the first anniversary of the Pitbulls’ rescue from an illegal dog-fighting ring in Laguna. So hard to believe that just a year before, the Pitbulls were in such horrible condition. When you see them now, you’d never believe they’re the same dogs! We here at Pinoy Dog-Lover fully supports this cause, and we’d love for you to come and celebrate with all of us! 🙂 Continue Reading
Here’s another fun (and yummy!) way for you to help out PAWS (Philippine Animal Welfare Society):
Come to the glitziest pet event of the year as The Philippine Animal Welfare Society presents DINE WITH PAWS, a charity dinner for the benefit of the PAWS Animal Shelter to be held on March 23, 2013 at the Venetian Tent, Venice Piazza.
Walk the red carpet with your dog and enjoy a sumptuous dinner prepared by Amici, The Red Crab and Marciano’s. Of course, doggies will have their own fill as they sample different goodies from the pet buffet by Bow & Wow, Swell Sweets and Whole Pet Kitchen.
There will also be a special dinner show featuring surprise celebrity guests plus the launch of PAWS’ newest campaign.
Tickets are priced at P2,000 (for 1 pet parent and 1 dog) and are available at the PAWS Shelter, Eastwood Mall Concierge and in all branches of Bow & Wow. LIMITED SEATING SO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS NOW. For inquiries, you may call 4751688 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
DINE WITH PAWS is also brought to you by McDonald’s, Thousand Teas, Maynilad and the Philippine Star Pet Life Section.
So… You think only human teenagers attend proms? Think again! 🙂
On 9 March 2013, Saturday (that’s tomorrow!), Marie Antoinette’s Ball will be held at the Activity Area of Bonifacio High Street from 3PM onwards.
Shantee, my little Dog Fashionista, is definitely going. I just hope I can convince my husband Marc to be Kubrick’s handler so Shantee will have a doggie date! My pretty dog can’t go stag 😀 Continue Reading
Let’s kick off the year here in Pinoy Dog-Lover with another awesome event — Love Tails: A Valentine’s Celebration for the LUV-A-BULLS!
Love Tails will be held on 16 February 2012, Saturday at Greenbelt 3 Park. There’s going to be a fun fair starting 4PM, followed by a dinner banquet for humans and dogs at 6PM. Seating is limited for the dinner banquet, so best to get your ticket the soonest!
Organized by Ayala Center & Greenbelt, together with ALL4PETSParty.com, Paws & Tails and Baby Moon Paw Prints, all proceeds from Love Tails will go to CARA Welfare Philippines and the remaining Laguna Pitbull rescues. So basically, you’ll be having a feast with your furry dates while at the same time helping the rescues who have yet to meet their own human forever dates. What better way can you spend your post-Valentine date than spending it with your pooch at Love Tails? 🙂 Continue Reading
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