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Bark Till Dark -Bring Your Dog To the Towne Centre

Event Date:  Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Aug 28 2014 . June 26, 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm Every Thursday evening this summer join Baltimore Humane Society at Hunt Valley Towne Centre for Bark Till Dark. The no-kill shelter will be presenting a different program each week until August 28th. Your entire family is invited, including your dog! Hunt Valley Towne Centre, now a pet-friendly mall, is hosting the event and each Thursday many of their retailers will be offering special discounts as part of the Bark Till Dark event. Location Hunt Valley Towne Centre 118 Shawan Road Cockeysville, MD 21030 United States See map: Google Maps

Dog Hikes with the Doctor At Baltimore Humane Society

Event Date:  Repeats every month every Sunday until Sun Jan 04 2015 . January 5, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm Bring your dog the First SUNDAY of each month at 11 am! Hike on the grounds of our animal shelter’s forested wildlife sanctuary in Reisterstown, led by Dr. Mary Zink, Baltimore Humane Society Veterinary Medical Director of the Low Cost Veterinary Wellness Spay/Neuter Center. DETAILS: · Approximately 45 min-1 hour in duration · BYO DOG (Proof of rabies vaccination required) · Rain or Shine · $2 per dog participation fee and no prior registration required · Moderate hiking level so dog and hiker need to be able to maneuver trees, hills, and streams Location Baltimore Humane Society 1601 Nicodemus Road Reisterstown, MD 21136 United States See map: Google Maps

Beagle Bash ~ free

Join in this furrific 8th annual fundraiser to benefit Beagle Rescue of Southern Maryland with games, contests, raffles, professional pet photos and more. Noon-4pm at Countryside Kennels, Owings: 301-934-3616; munchkin@beaglemaryland.org.

Dog Hike

Take your canine for a hike at Briscoe Gray Heritage Farm. $8 per family w/member discounts. 6-7:30pm at Gray’s Road Dog Park, Prince Frederick: 410-535-5327; www.calvertparks.org.

Adopt-a-Thon

Do one-stop shopping for your next pet and enjoy live music, food and an exotic display of birds, snakes and other not-so-furry friends. 10am-6pm at Anne Arundel County Animal Shelter, Millersville: 410-222-8900; www.aacounty.org/animalcontrol.

Truxton Pool’s Annual Dog Swim

All summer long, the City of Annapolis’ public pool invites people to get cool in the pool, whether they swim freestyle or doggy-paddle. The last day of the season, the pool is also open for dogs (over 6 mos. old with current proof of vaccinations). 4-7pm at Truxton Pool, Annapolis, $10/dog; one dog/human: 410-263-7928; http://bit.ly/1a9kfSO.
Event Date:  October 5, 2013 - 10:00am - 5:00pm Dog lovers and dog owners! Baltimore Humane Society’s Dogfest featuring Paws on Parade Fundraiser Walk is Saturday, October 5th. It’s a dog day extravaganza for pets, pet owners, and pet lovers that benefits animals in need of care and refuge at the 365 acre no-kill shelter. Location Baltimore Humane Society 1601 Nicodemus Road Reisterstown, MD 21136 United States See map: Google Maps

Toast Disabled Pets

Sample local wines and catered food, listen to live music and bid at silent auction to raise money for the Pets with Disabilities program in Prince Frederick. Each ticket brings a $10 credit for wine buying. 6-10pm at Running Hare Vineyard, Prince Frederick. $65; rsvp: 443-624-9270; www.petswithdisabilities.org.

No Father's Day!

Event Date:  June 3, 2013 (All day) - June 28, 2013 (All day) No Papa's Day Month! In honor of Father's Day, the Spay Spa and Neuter Nook wants to help your pet avoid "Peternity" suits! During June, in Honor of "No Baby Daddy Drama Month", the Spay Spa & Neuter Nook is reducing the cost of surgeries for male dogs, cats and bunnies! That means you can have your cat neutered for only $30, dog neuters will cost only $55 (up to 50 pounds, over 50 pounds: $85) and bunnies can be neutered for $55!