Pet Events in Columbus: A Roundup of Upcoming Pet-Related Events

Pet Events in Columbus
July 8, 2024

As the summer sun continues to shine brightly over central Ohio, Healthy Pets of Ohio understands that there’s no better time to enjoy some fun-filled events with your furry friends. Whether you’re looking to adopt a new pet, explore local pet fairs, or join community gatherings, Columbus has plenty to offer in the coming weeks. Here’s a roundup of some exciting pet-related events happening in our vibrant city this late July and August.

1. Columbus Pet Expo

Date: July 29-31
Location: Ohio Expo Center

The Columbus Pet Expo is a must-visit for pet lovers. This event features a wide array of activities, including agility demonstrations, pet product vendors, and educational seminars. It’s a great opportunity to learn about new pet care products, meet other pet enthusiasts, and even find your next furry friend through the various adoption booths.

2. Paws in the Park

Date: August 5
Location: Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

Join fellow pet owners for a day of fun at Franklin Park. Paws in the Park offers a range of activities such as dog-friendly yoga, pet costume contests, and live music. There will also be food trucks and local vendors selling unique pet products. Don’t forget to bring a blanket and enjoy a picnic with your pet in the beautiful gardens.

3. Columbus Humane Society Adoption Fair

Date: August 12
Location: Columbus Humane Society Headquarters

Looking to add a new member to your family? The Columbus Humane Society Adoption Fair is the perfect event. With dozens of cats, dogs, and other animals looking for their forever homes, this fair is a heartwarming opportunity to find a new best friend. The event also includes information on pet care, training tips, and volunteer opportunities.

4. Bark in the Park with the Columbus Clippers

Date: August 18
Location: Huntington Park

Enjoy a baseball game with your canine companion at Bark in the Park! The Columbus Clippers invite pet owners to bring their dogs to the game. Special seating areas are reserved for pet owners and their furry friends, and there will be water stations, treat giveaways, and even a dog parade on the field. It’s a unique way to enjoy America’s favorite pastime with your pet.

5. Pet Wellness Day

Date: August 26
Location: Scioto Audubon Metro Park

Pet Wellness Day is dedicated to keeping your pets healthy and happy. This event features free health screenings, vaccinations, and microchipping services. Local veterinarians will be on-site to answer any health-related questions you might have. There will also be fun activities like obstacle courses and pet massages to keep your pets entertained and relaxed.

6. Doggie Dip Day

Date: August 30
Location: Various Columbus Community Pools

As summer winds down, treat your dog to a refreshing swim at Doggie Dip Day. Several community pools in Columbus open their doors to dogs for a fun swimming session before the pools close for the season. It’s a fantastic way for your pet to cool off and socialize with other dogs.

These pet events are perfect for bonding with your furry friends, meeting fellow pet lovers, and learning more about pet care. Mark your calendars and make the most of these opportunities to celebrate the joy pets bring into our lives. Whether you’re looking to adopt, enjoy some outdoor fun, or ensure your pet’s health, Columbus has something special in store for you this season.

For more information on these events and other pet-related activities, be sure to follow Healthy Pets’ social media channels and check our website regularly. We can’t wait to see you and your pets enjoying these fantastic events!

Feel free to reach out to Healthy Pets if you have any questions about these events or need any pet care advice. We’re here to help keep your pets happy and healthy all year round!

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