Fundraise Friday – A Weekend full of events all over ALBERTA

fridayOn my blog we have an event calendar that is filled with special days as well as animal events going around all over the world. If you have an event you want my viewers to know about them (they are all around the world) please feel free to email me (, tweet me (@rescuemomblog) or write it on my facebook wall ( and we can add it to the calendar for everyone to see.

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This weekend happens to be host of quite a few fundraising events going on all over Alberta,Canada including an appreciation day going on at Bone & Biscuit in Thickwood here in Fort McMurray, AB. Take a look at all the events below, and if one is in your area be sure to attend and support some great causes! Here they are:

Lethbridge Bark for Life
12:00pm-4:00pm (Lethbridge,AB)
Last year 50 dogs walked together to help the Canadian Cancer Society change cancer forever!

Registration includes a BBQ lunch and gift for your doggy :)

To register visit:
AARCS Jail & Bail Event
10 am to 6 pm at 3851 – 21 Street NE (CALGARY, AB).
Come see jailed VIP’s such as AARCS Rescue dog Nero and UFC fighter Nick Ring at 10 am – 2pm, and Brian McGrattan, Matt Stajan and Sven Baertschi with the Calgary Flames from 2 pm to 6 pm.

Adoptable dogs, cats and small animals will also be on site all day. There will be a kids area including a glitter tattoo artist and face painting, a bouncy house, and food trucks! AARCS merchandise for sale, cat and dog toys and clothing for donations.

Wienerama 2014
La Perle community League. 18611 97A Ave, Edmonton, AB
Bring out your small breed dogs for play time between 11am and 3pm and have them participate in events like bobbing for hot dogs, musical mats, and a costume contest.

All funds from this event go to Heart Prints dog rescue society.

Parkland’s Responsible Pet Guardianship Day
Time: 12-4 p.m.
Where: Parkland County Animal Shelter, 2700 48 Street Stony Plain, AB

This free outdoor family and pet-on-leash event includes: BBQ, welcome bags, prizes, tour the shelter, face painting, balloon animals, on site nail trims ($5), on site micro chipping ($25) Local animal rescue groups will be on hand to talk about their rescues, fostering, and adoptions. There will be some adoptable pets available for you to meet!

Customer Appreciation Day
Thickwood Bone & Biscuit (Fort McMurray, AB)
Instore Giveaways all day! Enter to win 6 months legacy pet food, Cake & coffee! Print the poster below and get 10% off anything in the store on Sept 20th only. Photobooth from 11am-2pm (min $5 donation going to united way)

What ever you are doing this weekend I hope you have a great time with your fur family! Rolo is excited for a road trip with mom to visit family in BC (photos to come soon!) Stay Safe & Have Fun!
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