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Houston dog-friendly activities for May 2017

Another month, another list of dog-friendly events in and around the Houston area...  May looks like it could be a very full month for your dog's social calendar!

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Things to do with your dog in Houston (May 2017):

  • May 5 - Yappy Hour at Bagby Park in Midtown.  Monthly pet-friendly happy hour with treats and prizes.
  • May 6 - BARK for BARC Pet Walk at Rice University.  JoinHouston Astros pitcher Lance McCullers, Jr for a pet walk benefiting City of Houston's BARC animal shelter.
  • May 6 - Katy Dog Derby at the Katy Dog Park.  Fun and pageantry of the Kentucky Derby with games and activities for dogs and their owners.  Benefiting local shelter.
  • May 11-13 - Master the Rituals, A Dog Behavior Seminar at Kriser's in the Heights.  This seminar meets 2 hours for 3 days to discuss dog communication, dog behavior, and pack dynamics.
  • May 13 - Puppies for Breakfast at Market Square Park downtown.  A fun dog festival featuring food trucks, fun, and vendors, benefiting The Animal Justice League Rescue in Houston.
  • May 13-14 - Houston Pet Expo at NRG Center.  Large event with pet-friendly exhibitors and rescues, obedience training demos, talent and costume contests, prizes, and more.
  • May 20 - Walk to Cure Arthritis along Buffalo Bayou Trail.  Family-friendly and dog-friendly, this event offers local food and beer, a kids activity zone, dog zone, and prizes.

Things to do with your dog in Houston any day:

Do you have an event to share with your fellow dog-loving Houstonians?  Send me a message, and I'll update the list!