doggy Events

Ottawa Dog Rescue at Pet Valu Hintonburg April 28

613 flea, March 17 & April 21

PAW BBQ at Pet Valu Greenbank April 21

​A BBQ with all the fixin's in support of  Pet Appreciation Week and Sit With Me Shelter Dog Rescue. There will also be nail trimming, a bake sale and the chance to meet some of the adorable adoptables! (11am-3pm, vegetarian options available)

​The Horticulture building at Lansdowne will be transformed into an urban sugar shack. Your reservation will include a sit down non-traditional gourmet meal, an outdoor hot chocolate and maple taffy bar, and a lumberjack competition. Tickets required.

Every Saturday & Sunday Great Danes Walking

Ottawa Comiccon, May 11 - 13

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.

Ottawa’s famous marathon weekend includes a 5k, 10k, half marathon, and full marathon with routes in the downtown area. You can run for the animals and plenty of other incredible causes by registering and selecting from the list of participating charities.

​Butterflies in Flight, March 1 - April 2

Nature Nocturne Harmony, April 27

Pack Walk Global Pet Foods Hintonburg, May 1

Canadian Tulip Festival, May 11 - 21

Dog-Friendly Coffee Shop

​Ottawa’s Comiccon is taking place at the EY Centre this spring! Special guests include Doug Jones, Laurie Holden and Sean Gunn to name a few.

Ottawa Race Weekend, May 26 & 27

Newsletter Archive  - catch up on your bwd news if you missed the Quarterly email

​"This is a group set up for owners, and fosters of Great Danes that want to meet up at local dog parks. Walks are held on a weekly basis, at Bruce Pit on Saturdays and Conroy Pit on Sundays. The walks are scheduled at 11am during the winter months and at 10 am during the summer."

​Head over to the Canadian Museum of Nature to experience this very special exhibit. Enter a tropical climate with flowering plants and hundreds of brilliant live butterflies floating around you. Tickets are timed, so it’s best to reserve yours online.

​Join the Ottawa Dog Rescue team at Pet Valu Hintonburg to celebrate Pet Appreciation Month! There will be nail trimming, dog baths, goodies and most importantly, the chance to meet some adorable adoptables!

Sugar Lumber Fest, March 24

Human Events

​Ottawa’s annual Tulip Festival will boast beautiful tulips ranging in plenty of vibrant colours at Commissioners Park, Byward Market, Garden Promenade, Lansdowne Park and Zibi-Gatineau.

Rocky Road Rescue at Absolute Comedy May 10

​613flea is hosting two markets this spring! Check out over 100 vendors at the Aberdeen Pavilion at Lansdowne. These markets are always free to attend!

April BSL Awareness April 28

​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.

​Head over to Pet Valu on Innes and Belcourt in Orleans to support educating the public about the ineffectiveness of Breed Specific Legislation (BSL). Hosted by Ottawa Citizens Against Breed Specific Legislation, 12-3pm.

​“When darkness falls, the Museum comes alive. Explore galleries after hours, engage your curiosity with amazing activities and enjoy some great music and mingling..."19+, tickets required.

Head down to Absolute Comedy on Preston St. from 7-10:30pm to support Rocky Road Rescue. Tickets are on sale now -  act fast to get early bird prices. Check the Facebook event for more information!