Springfield - Whether yours is a dog, cat, ferret or parrot, this annual celebration is all about them. Vendors, pet resources, educational resources, demos, photo ops, prize drawings, and more. Free; event held at Lively Park; details Willamalane.org.
Woodburn - Grab your friends for fabulous day of shopping, fashion, savings, giveaways, and more at the Woodburn Premium Outlet Stores. Benefits 12 local charities including Marion County Dog Services. Details/tickets MCdogs.net.
Portland - Pack up the dirty pooches for Portland’s biggest dog wash! DoveLewis volunteers wash and dry your pups for suggested donation. Nail trims available. Live music, food, beverages and pet-related vendors to benefit the DoveLewis Blood Bank. Event held at Lucky Lab Brew Pub on Hawthorne; details DoveLewis.org.
Tigard - Eat. Drink. Adopt. and bring your dirty pup for a good dog wash at Fido’s World’s First Dog Tap House. Food & drink, vendors, and sno-cones for kids. Proceeds from dog wash benefit One Tail At A Time. Details Fido’s Facebook page.
Portland - Enjoy dinner/drinks, dancing, auctions, and raffles at biggest fundraiser of the year for the sanctuary at the Melody Ballroom Event Center.. 100% of proceeds support the captive born wildcats that call the sanctuary their home. Tickets/details WildCatRidgeSanctuary.org.
Albany - Boot stompin’ good time at Albany Boys & Girls Club during annual fundraiser for SafeHaven Humane Society featuring western-themed dinner, live & silent auctions, raffles, and more. Tickets/details SafeHavenHumane.org.
Corvallis - All breeds including mixes welcome in Obedience, Rally, and Canine Good Citizenship Testing. Meet the breeds, educational resources and raffles. event held at Benton County Fairgrounds; details ChintiminiKennelClub.com.
Portland - Benefit for the Humane Society of SW Washington features 2 hour sessions of unlimited tastes of food and drink from Portland’s most creative artisans and live music. 21+ up only. Event held at District East; details/pricing HSSW’s Facebook page.
Vancouver - It’s a wet and wild time when dogs take to the outside pools at Lake Shore Athletic Club for the animals at the Humane Society for Southwest Washington. No human swimmers allowed; volunteers on site. Details SouthwestHumane.org.
Portland - Best Friends Animal Society’s annual event includes leisurely morning walk & timed run to raise money for local shelters and homeless pets. Family-friendly festival includes vendors, food trucks and lots of fun activities. Event held at Willamette Park - Registration fees vary; details StrutYourMutt.org.
Portland - Enjoy food and beverage of your heart's desire with your favorite llama: ROJO! Family friendly & low key, great opportunity to hang out in Rojo's presence while kicking off your weekend. Event held at Carlandia; details Rojo the Llama's Facebook page.
Tigard - Paint, sip, rescue! Enjoy wine, light appetizers and partake in fun evening of art for the animals at Animal Aid. Step-by-step painting instruction at Vine Gogh Artist Bar. 10% of ticket prices donated. Details/register VineGogh.com.
Tualatin - Stop by with your four-legged friends at Stickmen Brewing Co. for annual dog wash event. Enjoy delicious pizza & beer, participate in cool raffles while your pup gets squeaky clean with plenty of treats for being so good. 10% of food/drink/raffles sales go to Project POOCH as well as all of the dog wash sales. Nail trims/ear cleaning offered 1-4 only. Details POOCH.org.
Vancouver - 10th annual fundraiser for Furry Friends Washington at Fisrstenberg Rec Center features dinner, dessert, auctions, raffles, photos, and costume contest. Attendees encouraged to dress in historical spirit of feline-Musketeers. Tickets/details FurryFriendsWA.org.
Washougal - Fun and festive event at Reflection Plaza features food & drink, live music, pirate sword fights, dog parade, costume contests and more. Portion of proceeds benefit West Columbia Gorge Humane Society. Details WCGHS.org.
Portland - Join your pup in learning new tricks at fitness class held at Synergy Behavior Solutions. $20/tickets. This event is part of Animal Aid's Fitness Fur All, a summer series of wellness events for you and your pets! Learn about more events at animalaidpdx.org/ffa.
Salem - Join Willamette Humane Society at Capitol Subaru for a fun stroll around the lake with a few surprises! Food & drink, grooming, raffle baskets, free samples and more. $10/details WHS4Pets.org.
Portland - Afternoon of barks and wags for owners and their pups at Providence Park. Watch the Timbers 2 take on the Tulsa Roughnecks with your best furry friend at your side. $11/tickets; includes entrance to game and commemorative dog bowl (while supplies last). Details OregonHumane.org.
Portland - Who says cats can’t learn new tricks? Get ready to have your purr-ception changed! $10/tickets. This event is part of Animal Aid's Fitness Fur All, a summer series of wellness events for you and your pets! Learn about more events at animalaidpdx.org/ffa.