A Mardi Gras festival like no other! This fundraiser is all in support of Westies in Need Rescue. Event takes place at DOGZ Canine Sports Centre in Ottawa and includes a scavenger hunt, cookie contest and a best dressed Mardi Gras Westie/owner contest!

dog Friendly Events and locations in and around ottawa, ontario

SafePet Ottawa Shine Through the Night  Ball November 3

Wiggle Waggle Ottawa Humane Society Sept  9

​This is the Ottawa Humane Society's largest fundraiser of the year! Now in it's 30th year, the Wiggle Waggle Walk & Run offers a K9 fun zone, family fun zone, puppy PAWasso booth and pet pavilion! Check the OHS website for more event info and registration.

Monthly Pack Walk Global Pet Foods Hintonburg

Head to the EY Centre with your pup to partake in a wide variety of activities and take home some swag! This two-day festival will include speciality pet products, animal rescues, breeders, groomers, photographers, animal welfare services and non-profits and pet food and toys to name a few! Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door, and children under 12 are free.

Ottawa Pet Expo November 10-11

Coffee Shops

​On the first Tuesday of every month head down to Global Pet Foods in Hintonburg for an hour long pack walk! Meeting time is 6pm, walk begins at 6:30pm SHARP. Everyone welcome! RSVP on the Facebook event to qualify for door prize draws. Discounts to follow after the walk.

​SafePet Ottawa presents their third annual fundraiser ball! Join SafePet in celebrating their growth over the last year and successes in helping women, children and their companion animals safely escape domestic violence. The elegant event will take place at the Marriott Hotel, Ottawa and tickets are $99.

Ottawa Westie Mardi Gras Fest September 16

​In case you didn't know, Happy Goat Coffee Company is a dog friendly cafe! All three locations in Ottawa are happy to have your pup come inside with you while you enjoy your coffee, tea, etc. Well behaved pups only please.