Past Events

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  • What: The 5th Annual Wag N Walk 5k and 1mile Doggie Walk
  • When: Saturday,October 19, 2013
  • Time: 8am-12pm-ish
  • Who: PAWS for People
  • Where: Glasgow Park, Newark, DE
  • Why?: This the PAWS for People’s biggest FUNdraising event of the year.
  • What Else: Family-friendly fun, enter­tain­ment, food, ven­dors, and arts & crafts will be featured on the day of the event. Well behaved, licensed dogs are welcome to attend!
  • De-TAILS:
    • 5K Run/Walk Registration Begins at 8:00am; RACE BEGINS at 9:00AM
    • 1-Mile Doggie Walk Registrations Begins at 10:00AM and starts at 11:30AM
    • Doggies Contests start at 10:45AM

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  • What: Find-A-Fido Adoption Event & Anniversary PAW-ty
  • When: Saturday,October 12, 2013
  • Time: 1-4pm
  • Who: Camp Bow Wow
  • Where: 301 Ruthar Drive, Newark DE 302.738.2267 (near the UPS facility)
  • Why?: In honor of Camp Bow Wow’s 4th Anniversary, they will be hosting a howling good paw-ty with food, samples, dog portraits, and most importantly – lots of lovable pups looking for their FURever homes!
  • What Else: This is a whole family friendly event – registered ‘campers’ (dogs who have been to Camp Bow Wow before and are up to date on their shots) are welcome.
  • De-TAILS:



  • What: Tea for Tails
  • When: Sunday,October 13, 2013
  • Time: 3-6pm
  • Who: Senior Dog Haven & Hospice
  • Where: Holy Angels Church – Joan Muzzi Athletic Building; 82 possum Park Road Newark De 19711
  • Why?: An afternoon tea to benefit senior and special needs dogs.
  • What Else: Tickets are $25 and can be purchased here:
  • De-TAILS: Harken back to the days of parasols and petticoats!
    Join us for a relaxing afternoon of tea, light refreshments and fine desserts. There will be a silent art auction and a best dressed canine contest, so dress your dogs to a “tea” and come out to support a great cause! We will have music, food, a prize for best dressed and a cash bar. Friendly dogs on a leash are welcome!









  • What: Doggy Wedding – Two Senior Dogs will “tie the knot”
  • When: Saturday, February 14, 2014
  • Time: tbd
  • Who: Senior Dog Haven & Hospice
  • Where: tbd
  • Why?: To benefit senior and special needs dogs.
  • What Else: more de-Tails to come!
  • De-TAILS: RIGHT NOW: Senior Dog Haven & Hospice is running a PHOTO CONTEST – and your pup could win!
Senior Dog Haven & Hospice is in search of two senior dogs to tie the knot in a Doggy Wedding Fundraiser to be held on Saturday, February 15, 2014. We hope to find those dogs through a photo contest, so if you think your pooch is marriage material, submit your photo and let the public decide!
Upload one photo per dog with the dog’s name and a one line caption from September 5, 2013 through September 14, 2013. Voting will run from September 15, 2013 through September 22, 2013. One vote per person per day is permitted…so share with all of your friends and family! Winners will be notified by September 23, 2013. The male and female dogs with the most votes will serve as the bride and groom at the February 15, 2014 Wedding. The 2 male and female runners up will be the bridesmaid and best man.
Your dog must be at least seven (7) years of age.
Must be dog friendly.
Only 1 photo per dog permitted.
You must own the rights to the picture or have obtained permission to use the picture.
By submitting your picture you are allowing Senior Dog Haven and Hospice to use these pictures to promote the contest, the Bridal Tea and the Doggy Wedding.
You and your dog must be available for the Bridal Tea on October 13, 2013.
You and your dog must be available for the Wedding on February 15, 2014.
Your dog must be dressed in wedding attire for the Doggy Wedding on February 15.
See their facebook page for more information and how to submit your pup’s photo!

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