Dog Events in Chester, PA

There are 2 upcoming pet friendly events within 20 miles of Chester. Use the links below to get details on each event, print directions, look at pictures, and even read reviews of last year’s event. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Chester.

Pet Friendly Elmwood Park Zoo Dog Days
Elmwood Park Zoo Dog Days *Tickets must be purchased in advance.* If the temperature on the day of your Dog Day or Yappy Hour exceeds 85 degrees fahrenheit the event will be cancelled. Elmwood Park Zoo is throwing dog lovers a bone with the inclusion of special days and events where owners can bring their pooches on their very own zoo excursion every Wednesday and Friday. Dog admission is limited and rules are in place to help ensure the comfort and safety of you, your dog, other guests, and the zoo’s animals. All guests visiting the zoo with a dog must complete an online application and submit required documents before purchasing their tickets. Along with the application, you must upload a copy/record of your most recent veterinary visit, as well as proof of vaccinations and heartworm test. All items will be required in order for you to attend. Please note, dogs will not be permitted to enter the barn or animal feeding decks. See Details
Pet Friendly Emancipet's Pulling for Pets: Haul-O-Ween
Emancipet's Pulling for Pets: Haul-O-Ween Emancipet's Pulling for Pets returns this year just in time for Haul-O-Ween! This one-day event features teams of ghosts and goblins (and pet lovers!) competing to pull a fire truck over 20 feet in the fastest time. But speed isn't the only thing that counts in this tournament - awards will be given out for best costumes, top individual and team fundraisers, and a couple surprise categories! No matter the outcome, people and their pets are the winners (plus some serious bragging rights that you pulled a fire truck)! Plus all attendees are invited to the official Haul-O-Ween after party, full of spooky surprises and sweet treats. See Details