Dog Events in Chicago, IL

Mark your calendars! There are 2 upcoming events in Chicago. 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 Chicago, or call 877-411-FIDO to speak with one of our pet travel experts!


River Cruise with your Dog

You and your friendly dog are invited to enjoy a 90-minute cruise on the Chicago River with Mercury Cruises! A tour guide will narrate the tour with Chicago architecture and history info and even point out some dog-related highlights. Dogs can sit in your lap, on a seat, or on the deck at your feet. The cruise boat offers plenty of safe outdoor seating, water bowls, and a special newspaper-lined restroom for your pet. Enjoy a great day outdoors with your favorite companion and your friends at Illinois Doberman Rescue Plus! • Please limit one dog per adult. Human tickets cover all ages, and supervised children are welcome. The deadline to purchase tickets is Sept 22nd.

Fall 2017 Pug Party

P.O.P. Pugs only please! Hundreds of pugs are expected at this kid/family friendly event! You do not need to bring a pug in order to attend.• Dress up your Pug (if they enjoy dressing up). • Parking 3 hours free! ($4 per hour over 3 hours). • Rain or Shine. Outdoor area covered. • Food & Beverage available. • Milwaukee Pug Rescue/Pug items for sale. • Pug Pen & Pug Pool, a new attraction!• Ping Pong Tables & Bean Bag Toss

7th Annual Pet-A-Palooza “Pawrates of the Caribbean”

Ahoy Mateys, does your pet yearn for a “Pawrate’s Life?” Does your pet love to Grrrrrrrrr and be silly? Do you want to walk a plank? Come pawtcipate in the “Pawrates of the Caribbean” themed event. ALL PETS ARE WELCOME! A “Doggie Dash” kicks off the event and prizes will be awarded to the best time for: Senior Dogs (ages 10 & up), Large dogs, Medium dogs & Small dogs. Our Pet contests will include: “Best Pet Costume,” “Best Pet & Owner Costume,” and “Uniquest Pet Trick.” Awards will be given to 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in each of the three categories. • Remember this is a fun-filled day and is all about you and your pet(s). Enjoy music with a DJ, vendors, pet caricatures, crafters, vendors, and food. Various Rescue Groups will be on-site with adoptable pets. • The event is free, and if you wish to donate blankets, towels or kitty litter for our rescued friends, PupScouts Troop 8 will be collecting for our rescue friends located near the DJ booth. • PupScouts Troop 8 will also be hosting “Bobbing for Hot Dogs” and a miniature “Scavenger Hunt.” • Remember: SAFETY FIRST -- ALL dogs must be leashed, tagged & well mannered.
28 – 29

Chicago Pet Show - Oak Lawn Pavilion

Whether you are looking for a forever friend, just want to take a peek at the world of pets, or looking for ways of improving the lives of your pet family the Chicago Pet Show is where to be on Saturday and Sunday, April 28th and 29th, from 10am - 5pm each day. Bringing people & pets together - through rescue and education! While you're there - enjoy entertainment and find great items with discounts on pet products and services at the show.
There are no events matching your query. Try changing your search options.

Fetching results...