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2012 Christmas Gift and Hobby Show

By at November 6, 2012 | 10:29 am | 0 Comment


Pet adoption held at Christmas Gift & Hobby Show INDIANAPOLIS—The 63rd Christmas Gift & Hobby Show is partnering with Indianapolis Animal Care & Control (IACC) and other local animal shelters to present Adoption Central taking place Wednesday, Nov. 7 through Sunday, Nov. 11 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds West Pavilion. Adoption Central will be located

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IVR/IVEC offers animal first aid, CPR training class Oct. 27

By at September 12, 2012 | 1:29 pm | 0 Comment

Provided by Sara Holtz of BPS Marketing. The Indianapolis Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center (IVR/IVEC), Central Indiana’s original 24-hour emergency and critical care center, will educate pet owners on how to assess and handle emergencies during its biannual Animal First Aid and CPR Training Class Saturday, Oct. 27. The training will take place 9 a.m.

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Wag your tail at IVEC’s Pet Carnival July 14

By at July 4, 2012 | 11:01 am | 0 Comment


Over 1,000 pet lovers and furry friends are expected to attend the 14th annual Pet Carnival, taking place 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sat, July 14 on the lawn outside of the Indianapolis Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center (IVR/IVEC), near Beech Grove on Indy’s southeast side. The pet-friendly event is free to the public and includes product displays, samples, discounted

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Fundraiser for Burned Dog

By at June 13, 2012 | 1:13 pm | 0 Comment

Area vet clinics participate in “Dollars for Dempsey” fundraiser for burned dog. INDIANAPOLIS—Dempsey, an 8-week-old boxer/mastiff mixed breed, was suspected to be a victim of animal abuse when found severely burned in May 2011, abandoned in a New Castle alley, left to die. “In my 10 years as a surgeon, this is by far the worst case I’ve ever seen,” said Dr.

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2012 Indy Pet Pride

By at May 9, 2012 | 12:04 pm | 2 Comments


It's time for 2012 Indy Pet Pride! This year's event will be held on June 4th from 7-9 PM in the parking lot at 707 N. Senate Avenue in downtown Indianapolis. Pet Pride’s focus is to bring together the community and their dogs for what promises to be a barking good time! This event is free and open to the public. Leashed dogs are encouraged to attend. For their

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2012 Parade-a-Bull

By at March 28, 2012 | 11:58 am | 0 Comment

On Saturday, March 31, Indianapolis has two great dog events taking place. First, we have the Easter "Begg" Hunt going on in Broad Ripple Park. Next is a celebration of all things bully breed - the Parade-a-Bull - hosted by the Humane Society for Hamilton County! A lot of people unfairly judge bully breeds as vicious or dangerous dogs. This annual celebration makes an

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Easter “Begg” Hunt

By at March 26, 2012 | 10:15 am | 1 Comments

Have you ever held an Easter egg hunt for your dog? Sounds like fun, right? This year, Three Dog Bakery Indianapolis will be doing just that with their Easter "Begg" Hunt! Over 2,000 treat-filled Easter eggs will be hidden around Broad Ripple Park on Saturday, March 31 2012 for your dog to sniff out.  Registration is just $5,00 per dog, with all proceeds benefiting

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2012 Butler Bulldog Jog

By at March 19, 2012 | 10:56 am | 0 Comment

On Saturday, March 24, The Butler University Health and Recreation Complex is hosting the 20th Annual Bulldog Jog. In addition to the 5k run and 5k walk, this year's event will include a 1-mile dog walk grand marshaled by Butler Blue II. Butler Blue II and Blue III visit the Indy Star Although the deadline for early registration has passed, you can still register

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Cocktails for Canines

By at February 20, 2012 | 12:55 pm | 0 Comment

Please join Mended Hearts Indy at the Indiana War Memorial on Saturday February 25, 2012 4:30 – 7:30pm for the 3rd annual Cocktails for Canines fundraiser! Sample Upland beer, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, appetizers and Holy Cow, Cupcakes! while enjoying live music from Mark Allen and Rivetshack, and performances by ComedySportz Indianapolis, Motus Dance

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Meet Your Match Event at Club Canine

By at February 13, 2012 | 2:36 pm | 1 Comments

Are you looking to add to your doggy family? This may be the perfect event for you to meet your match! Club Canine and ARPO to Host “Meet Your Match” Dog Adoption Event on Valentine’s Day When:      Tuesday, February 14, 2012 — 7:00-8:30 p.m. Where:     Club Canine Doggie Daycare and Boarding                457 3rd Ave.

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