Dog Events Happening the weekend of March 8

There are a couple of great dog related events happening the weekend of March 8.  For more information on these events, go to Orlando Canine Connections.

March 8:  Rock Legend Bret Micaels at Waterford Lakes Petsmart

BretMichaelsRock legend and pet lover Bret Michaels will make a special one-time appearance at the Waterford Lakes PetSmart store on March 8 at 4p to autograph his Pets Rock collection of toys, beds, apparel, collars, leashes, and bowls available exclusively at PetSmart.

Waterford Lakes PetSmart is located at 731 N. Alafaya Trail, Orlando



March 9:  SCAC Pet Adopt-a-thon

SCAC_Adoption_Mar13Seminole County Animal Services is hosting its 10th Annual Pet Adopt-A-Thon on Saturday March 9, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The Adopt-A-Thon will be held in the parking lot of the Criminal Justice Center 101 Bush Blvd in Sanford. That is on the corner of Bush and 17-92 right across the street from Flea World. (Just look for all the tents) Please come and join fellow animal lovers for a day of fun.


March 9:  Doggy Derby

DoggyDerbyThe 6th Annual Doggie Derby brings the community together to celebrate Man’s Best Friend while benefiting a worthy cause. Families enjoy a festive atmosphere with friends, furry and otherwise. Canines compete with dogs of similar size in a single-elimination, 25-yard sprint race. Champions are declared and trophies and prizes awarded in each of the four weight divisions and the overall winner receives the Grand Prize.


March 9:  Arts for Carts

ArtsForCartsArts for Carts is a silent art auction fundraiser benefiting the rescues of LoveyLoaves and the Sanctuary project. The majority of art available at this event was created by artists nationwide especially for LoveyLoaves and inspired by “specially-abled” pets

Saturday March 9th, 2013
5pm – 7pm at Rocky’s Retreat Canine Health & Fitness Center
2826 Shader Rd.
Orlando, FL 32808