Friday, August 26 – Cocktails for Canines from 6pm to 8pm at Buckhead Saloon located at 225 West Station Square Drive on Pittsburgh’s South Side. Everything is half off (drafts, bottles of beer, top shelf liquor and appetizers) and $5 Burgers and Pizza with a $5 donation to the Western PA Humane Society.
Saturday, August 27 – Paws for the Cause from 8am to 8pm at Peterswood Park Amphitheater in Peters Township. Enjoy music, vendors, police and service K9 demonstrations, as well as a special appearance from Shorty Rossi and Hercules from Animal Planets’ hit show Pit Boss. Animal Friends and Hello Bully will be on hand with adoptable dogs. Registration opens at 8am, and the dog walk begins at 9am. Proceeds support the Officer Jim Kuzak Benefit Fund. For more information, click here.
Saturday, August 27 & Sunday, August 28 – Adoption Event at the 14th Annual Shadyside Art Festival on Walnut Street in Shadyside, Saturday from 10am to 9pm and Sunday from 10am to 5pm. Walnut Street will transform into a living, breathing art gallery with 150 exhibitors. Visit the staff and volunteers from the Animal Rescue League of Western PA and meet their adoptable animals.
Sunday, August 28 – Pet Portraits in the Park from 9am to 6pm at Millers Grove in North Park. Donate $10 to Animal Friends and receive a 15 minute portrait session for your pet. Prints are sold separately at a special discounted rate and proceeds benefit Animal Friends. Portrait sessions will be scheduled on a first come, first served basis. Contact KBS Photography at email@example.com or call 412-720-6168 to schedule a session. For more information, click here.
If your animal shelter or rescue group has an upcoming event, contact Vicki Cook at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow vscook on Twitter or like Pittsburgh Animal Rescue Examiner on Facebook.