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Long Leash on Life

Canine Country Club

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Enchantment Pet Resort and Dog Spa
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580 Quantum Rd NE
Rio Rancho
891-4100

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Albuquerque dog events calendar

Dog Calendar








pick of the week

We make every effort to ensure accuracy,
but please call to confirm dates and times

(event locations at bottom of page)

Pooch Plunge
Saturday, September 6th, 10 am - 3 pm: Pooch Plunge, with live music, raffles, and local vendors happens at the Third Anniversary Celebration of Pet Food Gone Wild. This is a FREE family-friendly event. There will also be low-cost vaccines & microchips for dogs and cats, and adoptions from local, non-profit animal rescue groups (like Lap Dog Rescue of NM. At Haynes Park, 2006 Grand Blvd. SE, Rio Rancho (map).


Animal Humane NM's Top Hat & Tails Doggy Fashion Show
Saturday, September 6th, noon - 3 pm: Bring your furry fashionistas to show off their runway best at Animal Humane | NM's Top Hat & Tails Doggy Fashion Show! Judging is at 1:30pm and winners will receive a Simon Gift Card. Special goodies will be available for dogs and their "stylists" at participating stores in ABQ Uptown. It's FREE to enter and FREE to attend. Sign up for the fashion show here. And if you don't have your own furry best friend, Animal Humane will have some wonderful dogs & cats for adoption. At ABQ Uptown, Louisiana & Indian School NE.

August 25th - 31st

Dog Adoptions Albuquerque
T 2 10 am - 6 pm: Going to the Dogs Adoption Center & Resale Store, Watermelon Mountain Ranch
W 3 10 am - 6 pm: Going to the Dogs Adoption Center & Resale Store, Watermelon Mountain Ranch

11 am - 4 pm: PetSmart Cottonwood, Watermelon Mountain Ranch
R 4 10 am - 6 pm: Going to the Dogs Adoption Center & Resale Store, Watermelon Mountain Ranch

11 am - 4 pm: PetSmart Cottonwood, Watermelon Mountain Ranch
F 5 10 am - 6 pm: Going to the Dogs Adoption Center & Resale Store, Watermelon Mountain Ranch

11 am - 4 pm: PetSmart Cottonwood, Watermelon Mountain Ranch
Sa 6 10 am - 3 pm: Lap Dog Rescue of NM and other local rescue groups will be at Pooch Plunge, Haynes Park, 2006 Grand Blvd. SE, Rio Rancho (map).

10 am - 4 pm: PetSmart Cottonwood, Watermelon Mountain Ranch

10 am - 6 pm: Going to the Dogs Adoption Center & Resale Store, Watermelon Mountain Ranch

11 am - 3 pm: Sprouts Market Academy, PACA

noon - 2 pm: Lucky Paws Van on the Move at Top Hat & Tails, ABQ Uptown, Louisiana & Indian School NE.

noon - 3 pm: Animal Humane | NM at Top Hat & Tails, ABQ Uptown, Louisiana & Indian School NE.
Su 7 10 am - 6 pm: Going to the Dogs Adoption Center & Resale Store, Watermelon Mountain Ranch

11 am - 4 pm: PetSmart Cottonwood, Watermelon Mountain Ranch
Albuquerque Dog Dog Events
R 4 times vary: Read to the Dogs at various public libraries.
Sa 6
Pooch Plunge


10 am - 3 pm: Pooch Plunge, with live music, raffles, and local vendors happens at the Third Anniversary Celebration of Pet Food Gone Wild. This is a FREE family-friendly event. There will also be low-cost vaccines & microchips for dogs and cats, and adoptions from local, non-profit animal rescue groups (like Lap Dog Rescue of NM. At Haynes Park, 2006 Grand Blvd. SE, Rio Rancho (map).





Animal Humane NM's Top Hat & Tails Doggy Fashion Show
noon - 3 pm: Bring your furry fashionistas to show off their runway best at Animal Humane | NM's Top Hat & Tails Doggy Fashion Show! The fashion show is open to anyone that has a dog with style and wants to show it! The judging happens at 1:30pm and three winners will be picked to win a Simon Gift Card. It is FREE to enter and FREE to attend. Lots of special goodies will also be available for dogs and their "stylists" at participating stores in ABQ Uptown. Sign up for the free dog fashion show here. If you don't have your own furry best friend, Animal Humane will have some wonderful dogs & cat for adoption. At ABQ Uptown, Louisiana & Indian School NE.

Rio Grande Canine Freestylers meet periodically to dance with their dogs. For more info, e-mail info@riograndecaninefreestylers.org.

times vary: Read to the Dogs at various public libraries.
Dog Shot Clinics

The HEART ordinance requires
dogs over six months old be spayed/neutered & microchipped.


VCA Town & Country Animal Hospital is offering $20 microchipping if you mentioned NM Boston Terrier Rescue.

T 2 8 - 8:30 am: Walk-in spay/neuter clinic at Animal Humane.

9 am - noon: Urgent care by appointment only at Animal Humane. Call 217-0300 to check availability.

1 - 5 pm: Urgent care by appointment only at Animal Humane. Call 217-0300 to check availability.

2:30 - 5:30 pm: Walk-in shot clinic at Vet-co.
W 3 8 - 8:30 am: Walk-in spay/neuter clinic at Animal Humane.

9 am - noon: Urgent care by appointment only at Animal Humane. Call 217-0300 to check availability.

1 - 5 pm: Urgent care by appointment only at Animal Humane. Call 217-0300 to check availability.

2:30 - 5:30 pm: Walk-in shot clinic at Vet-co.
R 4 8 - 8:30 am: Walk-in spay/neuter clinic at Animal Humane.

9 am - noon: Urgent care by appointment only at Animal Humane. Call 217-0300 to check availability.

1 - 5 pm: Urgent care by appointment only at Animal Humane. Call 217-0300 to check availability.

2:30 - 5:30 pm: Walk-in shot clinic at Vet-co.
F 5 8 - 11 am: Animal Humane's Shot Clinic is first come, first served. Clinic is open to the public, regardless of income, prices are the same for everyone. Vaccines, microchips, caninie heartworm testing/preventive medication.

2:30 - 5:30 pm: Walk-in shot clinic at Vet-co.
Sa 6 10 am - 3 pm: Low-cost vaccines & microchips at Pooch Plunge, Haynes Park, 2006 Grand Blvd. SE, Rio Rancho (map)

1 - 4 pm: Walk-in shot clinic at Vet-co.
In-store clinics change too frequently to be reliable. Check out these local stores for dates of their shot clinics:
  Pet Vet Market
Petco Academy
Petco Lomas
Petco West
Petco Santa Fe,
PetSmart Academy,
PetSmart Costco
PetSmart Cottonwood
PetSmart Eubank
Dog Events On The Horizon
SEP 13th 10 am - 2 pm: Bark in the Park with games, door prizes, live music, wonderful food, and dogs galore! This fun event benefits The OSCAR Foundation, which provides financial assistance for those needing surgery and physical rehabilitation for their dogs to optimize mobility and quality of life. Sponsored by Enchantment Pet Resort, at Olympus Park, Rio Rancho.
SEP 21st 10 am - 2 pm: Greyhound Companions NM presents its Greyhound Picnic & Reunion fundraiser, with raffle for trip to San Diego or Las Vegas, gourment pizza from Papa Murphy's, and a silent auction full of goodies. Loosen up with a chair massage by Marsha and hand treatment by Stephanie. To donate goods for the silent auction, contact Barb Wells, 505-269-9686. For other questions, contact Judy. Please, no choke chains or retractable leashes. At 7777 Corrales Road, Corrales.
NOV 2nd 8 am - 1 pm: The grandaddy of all dog events, Animal Humane's 32nd annual Doggie Dash & Dawdle happens at Balloon Fiesta Park. If you haven't been, you must go--you & your dog will have a blast. And if you've been before, you'll want to go again. Help support Animal Humane's groundbreaking achievements in animal adoption at this don't-miss event. Register here.
We're always sniffing around for dog-related events. Let us know if you're having one!
Event Locations
ABQ Dogtown, 3845 Rio Grande NW (former site of Bow Wow Blues), 341-4484
Albuquerque Animal Welfare Eastside: 8920 Lomas NE, 768-1975
Albuquerque Animal Welfare Westside: 11800 Sunset Gardens SW, 768-1975
Animal Humane | NM - main: 615 Virginia SE, 255-5523
Animal Humane | NM - Montgomery: 9132 Montgomery NE
Boofy's Best: 8201 Golf Course RD NW, Ste C-2, 890-0757
Bookworks: 4022 Rio Grande NW, 344-8139
Canine Country Club North Valley: 7327 Fourth St. NW, 898-0725
Canine Country Club West: 4201 Marna Lynn NW,
890-8900
Clark's Lomas: 4914 Lomas Blvd NE, 268-5977
Clark's Menaul: 11200 Menaul Blvd NE, 293-5977
Dawg Gone Good: 3339 Central Avenue NE, Suite A2 , 508-2704
Dog World: 9308 Susan Ave SE, 243-2117
Enchantment Pet Resort: 580 Quantum Rd. NE, Rio Rancho; 891-4100
Flying Star Downtown: 723 Silver Ave. SW, 244-8099
Flying Star Juan Tabo: 4501 Juan Tabo NE; 275-8311
Flying Star Nob Hill: 3416 Central Ave NE, 255-6633
Flying Star Paseo: 8000 Paseo Del Norte, 923-4211
Flying Star Rio Grande: 4026 Rio Grande NW, 344-6714
Flying Star Bernalillo: 200 South Camino del Pueblo,
404-2100
Flying Star Corrales: 10700 Corrales Road NW (at Alameda),
938-4717
Flying Star Santa Fe: 500 Market Street, 216-3939
Going to the Dogs Adoption Center & Resale Store:
4405 Jager Dr, Rio Rancho, 867-5347
136 Calle de Presidente, Bernalillo, 850-2578
Long Leash on Life: 9800 Montgomery Blvd NE, Suite 13; 299-8800
Lucky Paws: 6600 Menaul NE (SW corner of Coronado Mall)
Petco Academy: San Mateo & Academy NE, 797-1910
Petco Lomas: 10700 Lomas NE, 296-0978
Petco West: 3601 Old Airport Road NW (just south of 528, between Ellison and Coors), 898-2450
Petco Santa Fe: 2006 Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe, 424-1667
Petland: 6600 Holly Ave. NE, 821-7387
PetSmart Academy: 8070 Academy NE (at Wyoming), 796-0561
PetSmart Costco: 1424 Mercantile NE (near Costco), 341-2431
PetSmart Cottonwood: 10248 Coors Bypass NW, 792-1772
PetSmart Eubank: 350 Eubank NE, 298-4122
PetSmart Santa Fe: 3561 Zafarano Dr., Santa Fe, 471-5255
Pet Vet Market: 11200 Montgomery NE, 296-7200
Sit, Stay and Play All Day: 7401 Menaul Blvd NE, 433-2772
Sprouts Market Academy: 6300 San Mateo NE (at Academy),
821-7000
Sprouts Market Lomas: 933 San Mateo NE (at Lomas),
268-5127
Sprouts Market Westside: Alameda & Corrales Rd., 890-7900
Teca Tu: Sanbusco Center, 500 Montezuma Ave., Santa Fe,
1-888-TECA-TU2
Three Dog Bakery: 9821 Montgomery NE, 294-2300
Triangle Grocery: 12165 State Highway 14 N, Cedar Crest,
281-3030
Vet-co: 8200 Menaul Blvd NE #R, 292-3030
Whole Foods San Mateo: San Mateo & Academy
Whole Foods Wyoming: Wyoming & Academy NE

last updated on September 1, 2014.


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