May
21
6:30 PM18:30

SOS Information Session: Intro to Fostering

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Date: Tuesday, May 21st
Time: 6:30-8:30pm

Location:
Zen Dog
584 Church St
Toronto

We’re running this information session to prepare fosters for getting their first dog or to bring their foster game to the next level. 

We’ll be chatting about everything from the dog’s arrival to ways to build leadership, to crate training, housetraining, leash training and more.

It’s a great opportunity to learn how fosters are trained, learn more about dog behaviour and to meet some fosters in person!

RSVP required to nicolesaniga@saveourscruff.org if you can join us. Humans only event.

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May
25
9:00 AM09:00

SOS Information Session: Intro to Fostering

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Date: Saturday May 25th 
Time: 9-11am

Location:
Tom & Sawyer
1247 Queen Street East
Toronto

We’re running this information session to prepare fosters for getting their first dog or to bring their foster game to the next level. 

We’ll be chatting about everything from the dog’s arrival to ways to build leadership, to crate training, housetraining, leash training and more.

It’s a great opportunity to learn how fosters are trained, learn more about dog behaviour and to meet some fosters in person!

RSVP required to nicolesaniga@saveourscruff.org if you can join us. Humans only event.

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Jun
1
1:30 PM13:30

Yoga? I'm down dog.

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Saturday, June 1, 2019
1:30pm  – 3:30pm

1099 Kingston Road - 5D
Pickering, ON
L1V 1B5

Yoga + Thai Massage + Treats + Dogs 

Come join Save our Scruff, Modo Yoga Pickering, F45 Pickering & Mindful Urban Farm for a rejuvenating yoga class with Thai Massage by Brianna McIntosh followed by a market place filled with local artisans, health practioners, treats and of course dogs!

All of this in support of our next Spay & Neuter Clinic in Puebla, Mexico on August 16, 17 & 18.

Did you know that theoretically the offspring from one female dog can have over 96 000 puppies over 7 years!  In the last 3 years Save Our Scruff has helped reduce the pet population by over 1 billion animals.  1 billion!

Our goal:

  • Create amazing experiences for our volunteers and communities.

  • Proactively reduce the pet population and educate.

  • Keep dogs safe and provide happy and safe homes whenever possible. 

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Jun
1
3:00 PM15:00

Summer Kick-Off

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Date: June 1
Time: 3-9PM

Location:
Nickel Brook Brewing Co
864 Drury Ln
Burlington, ON L7R 2Y4

Come join SOS as we kick-off Burlington’s summer patio season June 1st with Nickel Brook! Come check out our Merch table for some new features, come learn about SOS and of course meet some pooches between 3-5PM. Alumni families + pooches welcome! Admission is free! Save some cash to put in our donation jar!

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Aug
16
to Aug 18

Puebla, Mexico 2019 Spay & Neuter Clinic

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Did you know that theoretically the offspring from one female dog can have over 96 000 puppies over 7 years!  In the last 3 years Save Our Scruff has helped potentially reduce the pet population by over 1 billion animals.  1 billion!

On August 16, 17 & 18 we are headed to Puebla, Mexico for our 4th Spay & Neuter Clinic with a goal of 300 sterilizations, 30 dogs to come home to Canada to find their forever home and create an amazing experience for our volunteers and the community.

APPLICATION PROCESS CLOSED. Thanks to everyone who applied!

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Apr
27
12:00 PM12:00

Save Our Scruff Meet and Learn at Muttonhead

Saturday, April 27, 2019
12:00pm  – 2:00pm
Muttonhead
163 Roncesvalles Ave
Toronto

Join us at the Muttonhead store in Roncesvalles on April 27! We will be selling merch and have meet-and-greets with some of our adoptables. Muttonhead is also creating bandanas and some of the sales proceeds will go to SOS! 

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Apr
13
to Apr 14

2019 Scruff Social

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Saturday April 13, 2019
8:00pm  – 1:00am
District 28
28 Logan Avenue
Toronto

For the third year in a row, Save Our Scruff invites you to take part in this year’s unique paw-ty for dog lovers as we celebrate, support, and pay tribute to scruff’s past, and those yet to come in our care.

Taking place at District 28 in Leslieville, Toronto, the evening will consist of cocktails, live entertainment, SOS interactive stations, and most importantly a chance to interact with SOS Scruffs. 

Cocktails start at 8:00pm. Dress to impress. 

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Mar
31
5:00 PM17:00

Don't You Want Me - Launch Party and Exhibit

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Sunday, March 31, 2019
5:00pm  – 7:00pm
Tom&Sawyer
1247 Queen St. E.
Toronto

Kicking off in Toronto for Transgender Day of Visibility, March 31, 2019, Don’t You Want Me is proud to present an inaugural exhibit and party. Held at Tom&Sawyer from 5 - 7pm, our launch party will feature some of the images and narratives from the project with the backdrop of this stunning, sunny venue. Attendees can learn more about it and become ambassadors, participants and supporters! Also, meet some of our participants and their pups! No personal dogs allowed BUT Tom&Sawyer will be giving away doggie goodie bags for those with canines at home. Save Our Scruff will be there with an adoptable dog or two and several 'famed' Toronto VIP pups will be there to meet and greet. Beer, wine and non-alcoholic drinks will be on offer for a suggested donation to Save Our Scruff.

Learn more and reserve tickets on the Facebook event page.

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Dec
15
11:00 AM11:00

Pawliday Party with Tom&Sawyer!

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Photos: 11am-4pm
We will also have some adoptable scruffs in attendance from 12pm-2pm so come say hi!

Tom&Sawyer and Save Our Scruff are having a Pawliday Party & you're invited! There will be a professional pet photographer on site taking festive pet photos so your furry companions can participate in some wholesome holiday fun for a good cause!

Donate what you can!

@ Tom&Sawyer (1247 Queen St. East), Saturday, December 15th

Get your Scruff Stocking here!

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Dec
13
8:00 PM20:00

Holiday Pawty

Location: Boxcar Social (235 Queens Quay W, Toronto)

The Save Our Scruff Holiday Pawty is back for year two! Join us to celebrate the holiday season and another successful year of dog rescue. 

What to expect: 

- 1 drink on us
- Live music all night 
- Amazing people supporting an amazing cause
- Merchandise for sale
- Silent Auction 

All proceeds from this year's event will be going to directly to bringing in dogs from Northern Canada! More details on this intake to come. 

Whether you've volunteered, fostered, adopted, donated, listened and taken our advice, attend an event or even just advocated for your pup, you're what makes this organization special. We hope to see you all there!

**Parents night out. Please leave your Scruff at home for this event! We host lots of doggie-friendly meet-ups, so make sure to keep an eye on our events page!

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Dec
8
12:00 PM12:00

SOS 101 @ Ancaster Pet Valu

Merry Pupmas Y’all!!!!!! Come join us and learn all about SOS and how you can get involved and support your dog loving ways! For this chilly weather come grab our new hoodie or a cute mug to hold your Hot Chocolate or Coffee ( make it Irish we won’t tell )!!! Cozy up for the season knowing you helped make a dogs Holiday AMAZING by helping them get to their forever home!!!

Ancaster Pet Valu (1080 Wilson St. W., Ancaster, ON)

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Oct
28
12:00 PM12:00

Rainhard Brewery Halloween Party

Location: Rainhard Brewery (100 Symes Road, Toronto)

Halloween fun with alum & adoptables at Rainhard Brewery! Rainhard will be donating $1 of every beer sold during the day, Sunday October 28th, to Save Our Scruff! Come out to support SOS in costume, learn about all the ways to get involved, buy merch (including our awesome new line!), make donations, ask questions and meet some adorable dogs!

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Oct
27
11:00 AM11:00

SOS 101 - Ancaster

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Location: Ancaster Pet Valu (1080 Wilson St. W., Ancaster, ON)

SOS 101 - FOSTERING 101! Come join us and learn all about SOS and how you can get involved and support your dog loving ways! We will also be running a dog bath with 100% of the proceeds going to SOS soooo bring in your filthy Pups so we can make them fresh to death! Just in time for this chilly weather come grab our new hoodie or a cute mug to hold your hot chocolate or Coffee!!!  We will also be having a spooktacular bake sale! All proceeds will help us save MORE dogs next month on our trip to Tennessee!

See you all there!

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Oct
21
1:00 PM13:00

Scruffs at Hoame - Mindful Movement Class + Market

Location: Hoame (430 Adelaide St. W., Toronto)
**Book through Hoame.ca**

https://hoame.ca/happenings/
From Hoame.ca:
”Join us for a special 1 hour mindful movement class in support of Save Our Scruff. After class enjoy refreshments in our living room, browse the marketplace of local vendors and meet some of the dogs available for adoption.
Included: Four-legged friends! Plus, all proceeds of this class will go to Save our Scruff.”

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Oct
21
8:00 AM08:00

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

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Save Our Scruff is an official charity of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon! Whether you are running a marathon, half or 5k, you can run for your favourite cause- the pups!

Sign up here: http://www.torontowaterfrontmarathon.com/stwm-charities/save-scruff-dog-rehome-rescue/

Discount codes:

·       Marathon or Half Marathon ($80): 18SCRUFF42K

·       5k ($40): 18SCRUFF5K

·       5k with Stroller ($50): 18SCRUFF5ST

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Oct
20
11:00 AM11:00

SOS 101 - Burlington

Location: Burlington Pet Valu (3505 Upper Middle Rd #1, Burlington, Ontario, L7M 4C6)

SOS Spooktacular Halloween Costume Pawty! Come join us and meet some of our cutie patootie adoptables! Bringing your pup bestie? Don’t forget their awesome halloween costume! Pet Valu will be hosting a super fun costume contest. BUT WAIT THERE’S MORE!!! Just in time for this chilly weather come grab our new hoodie or a cute mug to hold your hot chocolate or Coffee!!!  See you all there!

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Oct
20
9:00 AM09:00

Trinity Bellwoods SOS Garage Sale

Location: Trinity Bellwoods Park (near the dog bowl!) - 790 Queen St. W., Toronto

Come check out Save Our Scruff, Saturday October 20th, and grab some awesome dog gear for your pooch. 

Tons of jackets! Canada Pooch raincoats, sweaters, winter jackets, life jackets, and more! 

We’ll have tons of great stuff including toys, treats, collars, boots, Halloween costumes and more! 

PLUS! We’ll have lots of great human merch so you can show your SOS pride! Come say hi! Bring your dogs! Learn more about volunteer opportunities! Ask us all your questions about dogs! And buy all the coolest swag! See you there!

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Sep
30
11:00 AM11:00

SOS 101 Ancaster

Location: Ancaster Pet Valu (1080 Wilson St. W., Ancaster, ON)

Come out to support SOS, learn about all the ways to get involved, buy merch (including our new previously loved line), make donations, ask questions and meet some adoptable dogs!

We will also be doing dog washes, plus a bake sale!

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Sep
29
11:00 AM11:00

SOS 101 Hamilton

Location: Hamilton Pet Valu (1550 Upper James St., Hamilton, ON)

SOS 101 - FOSTERING 101! Come join us and learn all about SOS and how you can get involved and support your dog loving ways! We will also be running a dog bath with 100% of the proceeds going to SOS soooo bring in your filthy Pups so we can make them fresh to death! Obvs there will be Merch and yes…. cute AF Doggo’s!!!!

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Sep
22
3:00 PM15:00

Alumni Training - Leash Walking/Reactivity

Having some Leash Reactivity issues with your SOS Alumni?! Need some support? Look no further! We have partnered up with Ola Gentle from Paws Above to host a 2hr seminar as a beginning step to learning how to work with your Leash Reactive dog, so you can both be set up for success! The class will give you knowledge to understand the behaviour and also tips/actions to providing a solution. Please come with your Scruffs!

*Please come no earlier then 15mins before the class starts. You can only attend if you pre-register. 

  • Location: Doggy Den Daycare 
  • 5325 Harvester Rd, Burlington, ON L7L 5K4
  • Time: 3PM-5PM
  • Cost: $20 donation to SOS 
  • Come with a notepad, questions to ask and an open-mind! 
  • To register and pay your fee, please email alumni@saveourscruff.org
  • *Donations will not be reimbursed if you do not show 
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Sep
22
12:00 PM12:00

"Before I Foster/Adopt" Seminar (Burlington)

Looking for someone with dog experience to help guide the way for you as you consider adopting your first dog?! Look no further! We have partnered up with Ola Gentle from Paws Above to host a 2hr seminar on What to Expect & How to Prepare. 

  • Location: Doggy Den Daycare 
  • 5325 Harvester Rd, Burlington, ON L7L 5K4
  • Time: 12PM-2PM
  • Cost: $20 donation to SOS 
  • Come with a notepad, questions to ask and an open-mind! 
  • To register and pay your fee, please email taylorturner@saveourscruff.org
  • *Donations will not be reimbursed if you do not show 
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Sep
22
12:00 PM12:00

SOS 101 Toronto

Location: Unleashed in the City (511 Ossington Ave., Toronto)

Come out to support SOS, learn about all the ways to get involved, buy merch (including our new previously loved line), make donations, ask questions and meet some adorable dogs!

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Sep
15
8:00 AM08:00

SOS Garage Sale

GARAGE SALES ROCK!

Time: 8AM-2PM

Location: 15 Apex Rd, North York

Outside in parking lot! 

Save the date! September 15, 2018! SOS is hosting our first (?) garage sale fundraiser! Featuring all the cool gear your pup needs to stay styling this fall! Dozens of Canada Pooch coats! Shirts! Sweaters! Cardigans! Fall fashion galore! 

Halloween costumes? We got em!

Winter coats? You betcha! 

Smoochy Poochy collars? Absolutely!

Toys! Treats! We’ve got everything your dog could dream of! 

PLUS we’ll have SOS merch on sale so your pooch won’t be the only one getting swagged out! 

Come check out all this and more! 

Lots of parking on-site! Or just a 5 minute bus ride from Lawrence West subway station!

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Sep
8
3:00 PM15:00

SOS Alumni Training

Having some Leash Reactivity issues with your SOS Alumni?! Need some support? Look no further! We have partnered up with Ola Gentle from Paws Above to host a 2hr seminar as a beginning step to learning how to work with your Leash Reactive dog, so you can both be set up for success! The class will give you knowledge to understand the behaviour and also tips/actions to providing a solution. Please come with your Scruffs!

*Please come no earlier then 15mins before the class starts. You can only attend if you pre-register. 

  • Location: King City
  • Time: 3PM-5PM
  • Cost: $20 donation to SOS 
  • Come with a notepad, questions to ask and an open-mind! 
  • To register and pay your fee, please email alumni@saveourscruff.org
  • *Donations will not be reimbursed if you do not show 
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Sep
8
12:00 PM12:00

"Before I Foster/Adopt" Seminar (King City)

Looking for someone with dog experience to help guide the way for you as you consider adopting your first dog?! Look no further! We have partnered up with Ola Gentle from Paws Above to host a 2hr seminar on What to Expect & How to Prepare. 

  • Location: Paws Above - King City 
  • Time: 12PM-2PM
  • Cost: $20 donation to SOS 
  • Come with a notepad, questions to ask and an open-mind! 
  • To register and pay your fee, please email taylorturner@saveourscruff.org
  • *Donations will not be reimbursed if you do not show 
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Aug
23
7:00 PM19:00

"Before I Adopt" Seminar (Toronto)

Looking for someone with dog experience to help guide the way for you as you consider adopting your first dog?! Look no further! We have partnered up with Ola Gentle from Paws Above to host a 2hr seminar on What to Expect & How to Prepare. 

  • Location: Dogtopia Bloor West
  • 2487 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M6S 1R5
  • Time: 7PM-9PM
  • Cost: $20 donation to SOS 
  • Come with a notepad, questions to ask and an open-mind! 
  • To register and pay your fee, please email taylorturner@saveourscruff.org
  • *Donations will not be reimbursed if you do not show 
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