Bruegger's Portion of the Proceeds Day
Saturday, August 23 | Bruegger's Bagels Sewickley
(422 Beaver St., Sewickley PA 15143) 
If you’re in the mood for good bagels and sandwiches next Saturday, join Animal Friends at Bruegger’s Bagels in Sewickley. Print out this flyer or show it to the Bruegger’s Sewickley employees on your smart phone on the 23rd of August and 15% of your purchase that day will go towards helping Animal Friends save homeless animals in our community. And keep your eyes out for more portion of the proceeds days at Bruegger’s – we’re going to do them the fourth Saturday of every month!

John Barbe "Hey Pal" Memorial Golf Outing
Saturday, August 23 | 8:30 am | The Club at Shadow Lakes
(2000 Beaver Lakes Blvd. Hopewell, PA 15001)
Enjoy a day of family, friendship, golf, and cheer to honor the memory of John Barbe. John adopted his best canine friend Sugar, a German Shepherd mix, from Animal Friends. Sugar was a loyal friend, and to quote John, “the best listener I know.” Please join us to celebrate John’s life, his love for animals, and his knack to make everyone “his pal”. The event will feature golf, lunch, beer, and prizes! Proceeds from the event will benefit Animal Friends. Register now at

Bark in the Dark
Saturday, August 23 | Gates at 5pm, Walk at 6pm and Concert at 7:30pm | Hartwood Acres Concert Area 
(Middle Road)
Join Animal Friends at our annual Bark in the Dark event at Hartwood Acres! Enjoy a vendor village, games, prizes, raffles and more! Take your pooch for a nighttime, 1-mile stroll. Welcome area food trucks, serving up some delicious snacks and stick around for an evening concert, with entertainment by Jim Krenn and music by local Dave Matthews cover band, One Sweet Burgh.  Click here to register and to start fundraising for all of the animals at Animal Friends!

5th Annual Doggy Days Event to Benefit Animal Friends
Tuesday, September 2 | 4pm - 8pm | Chapel Gate Swim Club 
(119 Glen David Dr. Pittsburgh PA 15238)
Join Animal Friends to celebrate the fifth annual Doggy Days of Summer! Guests are encouraged to bring their best canine friends to freely roam the 1.5 acres of grassy land and even swim in the pool as the summer season comes to a close. This event will also include raffles and food. The event will happen rain or shine! A $10 donation per dog is requested, and Animal Friends will receive 100% of the proceeds. All dogs must be pet and people friendly and updated on their shots.

Page Dairy Mart presents Doggy Days
Tuesday, September 2 | 6pm - 9:30pm | Page Dairy Mart 
(4600 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15210)
Join Page Dairy Mart as they celebrate their canine customers with Doggy Day! Bring the whole family and order a Doggy Sundae for your dog! Dress your dog up for the event and visit with Animal Friends representatives! Donations are being collected to support Animal Friends at this event!

Southside Charity Bar Crawl presents: Animal Friends Benefit Bar Crawl 
Saturday, September 13 | 4pm - 10pm
(Carson St.) 
It has been a year since the first successful Southside Charity Bar Crawl to benefit Animal Friends – it was a night of drink specials to benefit our shelter animals. The 2nd annual Southside Charity Bar Crawl will take place on September 13th from 4-10pm. Touring the historic South Side, the event includes visits to seven landmark bars, drink specials, and raffles for fantastic door prizes, including free Pirate tickets!  Costs to register are $11.00 for pre-registration and $15.00 for day-of registration

Last year, 46 generous crawlers attended and a fun night was had by all.  This year the goal is 50 crawlers.  If 50 people register, an additional $100.00 match donation ($2 per crawler) will be donated to Animal Friends.  Take advantage of the pre-register discount and tell your friends and family!  To register, please visit

NHECA Dog and Family Fun Walk to benefit Animal Friends
Saturday, September 13 | Starts at 9:00am | Hoover Park 
(Jefferson Drive and Country Lane, West View PA 15229)
Come and join us on Saturday, September 13 at Ann Hoover Memorial Park at 9:00 AM for the North Hills Estates Dog and Family Fun Walk. Registration starts at 8:00 AM. The fun walk is a 1.5 loop around the neighborhood with your dog and family.

The walk starts and finishes at Hoover Park. All walkers are welcome! A $10.00 donation per adult walker/family benefits North Hills Estates Civic Association and Animal Friends. There will be a maximum of two dogs per person and an additional $5.00 for the second dog.

Registration and payment will be on the day of the event. There will be raffle prizes and treats for your dog. Dogs must not be people or dog aggressive. All dogs must be on a leash and in handlers control at all times.

Some of our own neighbors have benefited from the love and affection of a pet that they adopted from Animals Friends. Mr.Davies who has been everyone’s good neighbor, adopted a dog from Animal Friends that he named Babe. They greet everyone who passes by with treats for the pets and big smiles for the humans!

We are also in need of volunteers for the day of the event. If you would like to volunteer please contact Sharon Timber at or call 412.766.4719 or if you have any questions about the event.


I Love My Job, do you? Job Fair benefitting Animal Friends
Sunday, September 14 | 12pm - 4pm | The Embassy Suites
(555 Cherrington Pkwy, Coraopolis, PA 15108) 
Ever wish you could be your own Boss? Direct Sales might be the way to go for you. Not sure which Direct Sales Company is right for you? Come talk to Consultants from over 30 different Companies to see which one is the perfect fit for you. Meet consultants from Mary Kay, Thirty-One Gifts, Sabika, Jamberry Nails, Scentsy, Pampered Chef, Beach Body, Tupperware, and more! Click here for a printable flyer.  Proceeds benefit Animal Friends!

Animal Friends presents: Black Tie & Tails
Friday and Saturday, September 26 and 27 | Animal Friends
(562 Camp Horne Road, Pittsburgh PA 15237) 
There’s no place like home.  And that’s exactly where Black Tie & Tails will be this year – at home on our 80-acre campus amongst the true party animals, our 200 homeless residents.  
Once again, we're offering two different ways to experience Black Tie & Tails. Friday night you’ll be unleashed to enjoy an eclectic mix of music and dancing, unique food and libations with an ample amount of schmoozing with our animals. Get gussied up -- with proper collars and tags, of course -- on Saturday night for a formal dinner, smooth jazz and auction packages that are simply the cat’s meow.

Click here to buy your tickets now!

Click here to enter yourself in our Black Tie & Tails raffle.  You could win $5,000!

Click here to learn more about our Home Sweet Home challenge and make your donation count.  Every donation from now until September 27 will be matched!



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Animal Friends

Caryl Gates Gluck Resource Center
562 Camp Horne Road | Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Phone: 412.847.7000 | 412.847.7001

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