September 2015

Howl-o-ween Party and Costume Contest

Event Date: 
Friday, October 30, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location: 
Love Your Dog, 6989 Transit Rd East Amherst, NY

Love Your Dog, a daycare and training facility in East Amherst, is having a Halloween party. Events include a costume contest (scheduled for 8pm), food and games. Call 716-636-0440 if you are interested in attending.

Pet Blessing at St. Joseph University Parish

Event Date: 
Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 2:00pm
Event Location: 
St. Joseph University Parish, 3269 Main Street Buffalo, NY (Near Winspear, adjacent to UB South campus)

A pet blessing in honor of St. Francis will occur outside the church under the tent.

Website event listing

Pet Blessing at Grace Church, Lockport

Event Date: 
Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 2:00pm
Event Location: 
Grace Episcopal Church, 100 Genesee St, Lockport, NY

At this blessing, pets will receive a certificate and a medal. Treats for people and pets will be available at a reception afterward, as well as a pet adoption fair held by Lakeview Animal Sanctuary and Save-a-Pet Niagara.

Facebook event flyer

Pet Blessing at St. Mary's on the Hill, Lancaster

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 9:00am
Event Location: 
St. Mary's on the Hill, 1 St. Mary's Hill, Lancaster, NY

St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church will hold a pet blessing on October 3rd at 9am, in the pavilion outside the church.

St. Mary's Bulletin

Elma Animal Hospital Open House

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location: 
Elma Animal Hospital, 6551 Main St, Williamsville

This event is a fundraiser for the Pet Emergency Fund, hosted by the Elma Animal Hospital. They are a new vet as of this year, currently located in Williamsville but with plans to eventually relocate to Elma. Events include raffles, vendors, a tour, and food & drinks. Leashed dogs are welcome.

Event info - Elma Animal Hospital website
Facebook event page

Pet Blessing at St. Martin's

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 1:00pm
Event Location: 
St. Martin-in-the-Fields Episcopal Church, 2587 Baseline Road, Grand Island
Event Cost: 

Donation of dry or canned dog or cat food

St. Martin-in-the-Fields Episcopal Church will be having a pet blessing to honor St. Francis. A brief service will take place at 1pm, followed by the blessings.

"Pet blessing set for St. Martin's," Island Dispatch

Annual Howl O'Ween Pet & Family Costume Parade - at Tres Chic Pet Boutique

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
Tres Chic Pet Boutique, 660 Persons St., East Aurora
Event Cost: 

Donation

This annual event includes many activities such as photos, raffles, trick-or-treating and a parade.

Facebook event page

Pet Parade & Blessing - St. Paul's Lutheran Church, North Tonawanda

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 453 Old Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda
Event Cost: 

$5 donation

This event includes a parade, pet blessing, contests, and vendors.

Facebook flyer
Facebook event page