Events


Looking for a new best friend to brighten up your world? Please come out to see our adoptable animals. Hope to see you there!

We always need volunteers to help hold our adoptable animals. Let us know if you have some free time to help homeless animals find their forever homes.

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews (map)

Join us on Saturday, August 27, at 11:00 AM at Petsmart in the Matthews area off Independence Blvd.

Pet Block Party

Pet Block Party

The Broken Spoke (map)

Join us on Saturday, August 27, at 12:00 PM at The Broken Spoke off Southside Drive.

Calling all pet lovers! The Greater Charlotte SPCA is holding a Pet Block Party! This event will take place at The Broken Spoke, Great Wagon Road Distilling Company, Sugar Creek Brewing Co., and The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery. Each venue will feature some of our awesome animals that we have up for adoption. We will also have the following pet-friendly vendors on site:

King of Pops -- Will be selling delicious popsicles.

Pet Wants: The Urban Feed Store -- Will be providing free treat/food samples to your furry friend.

Dogtopia & Live Laugh Lather -- Will be sponsoring our charity dog wash. If your furry friend needs a bath, bring them out and we will get them taken care of for a small donation.

Live Laugh Lather -- Will be offering nail trims, eye scooping, and ear cleaning for a small donation.

Just Mutts -- Will be selling cool dog inspired gear.

Camp Bow Wow -- Will be sharing information about their wonderful doggy daycare and overnight boarding services.

The Dog Photog -- Will be selling cool dog inspired gear.

In addition to the vendors, we will also be raffling off some awesome prizes from:

  • Pet Wants: The Urban Feed Store 
  • NoDa Brewing Company
  • Sydney's Martini and Wine Bar 
  • The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery
  • Growler USA
  • Viva Chicken
  • Pint Central
  • The Yoga Oasis 
  • Camp Bow Wow 
  • Howl At The Moon
  • Namastay Kitchen and Hangout
  • The Tipsy Paintbrush
  • Studio Cellar 
  • 9Round

All money raised from the raffle will directly benefit the rescue. This event is sure to be hit so bring your furry friends and support this great cause!

Petco - Arboretum

Petco - Arboretum

Petco - Arboretum (map)

Join us on Saturday, September 3, at 11:00 AM at Petco in the Arboretum Shopping Center off Pineville-Matthews Road.

Ales & Tails Summer Brew Tour at Triple C

Ales & Tails Summer Brew Tour at Triple C

Triple C Brewing Company (map)

Join us on Wednesday, September 7, at 5:30 PM for the Ales & Tails Summer Brew Tour at the Triple C Brewing Company in the South End off Griffith St.

Pet Wants Charlotte: The Urban Feed Store's Ales & Tails Summer Brew Tour, hosted by Triple C Brewing Company on September 7, 2016, from 5:30 - 8:30 pm. 

We are hitting all the cool spots this summer, bringing you awesome all natural treats and fresh all natural food for your pups, along with some great knowledge on nutrition and wellness. Come check us out.

Can your pup be any cuter? Um yes, step right up to The Dog Photog's pup-up photo booth and watch your dog be transformed into America's Next Pup Model. 

Craving some art? Grab a beer and sit down to watch our very own Briana Warren from Gallery Briana live paint the dog that will sit the longest. So get you tired dog and come on out. 

Come out and enjoy the great summer nights with us.

Red Ventures

Red Ventures

Red Ventures (map)

Join us on Friday, September 9, at 2:00 PM at Red Ventures in Fort Mill off US-521.

Petco - Metropolitan

Petco - Metropolitan

Petco - Metropolitan (map)

Join us on Saturday, September 10, at 11:00 AM at Petco in the Metropolitan off Metropolitan Ave.

Pet Supermarket - East Blvd

Pet Supermarket - East Blvd

Pet Supermarket - East Blvd (map)

Join us on Saturday, July 23, at 11:00 AM at Pet Supermarket in Dilworth off East Blvd.

Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops (map)

Join us on Saturday, September 10, at 11:00 AM at Bass Pro Shops in Concord Mills off Concord Mills Boulevard.

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews (map)

Join us on Saturday, September 24, at 11:00 AM at Petsmart in the Matthews area off Independence Blvd.

Petco - Arboretum

Petco - Arboretum

Petco - Arboretum (map)

Join us on Saturday, October 1, at 11:00 AM at Petco in the Arboretum Shopping Center off Pineville-Matthews Road.

Petco - Metropolitan

Petco - Metropolitan

Petco - Metropolitan (map)

Join us on Saturday, October 8, at 11:00 AM at Petco in the Metropolitan off Metropolitan Ave.

Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops (map)

Join us on Saturday, October 15, at 11:00 AM at Bass Pro Shops in Concord Mills off Concord Mills Boulevard.

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews (map)

Join us on Saturday, October 22, at 11:00 AM at Petsmart in the Matthews area off Independence Blvd.

Petco - Arboretum

Petco - Arboretum

Petco - Arboretum (map)

Join us on Saturday, November 5, at 11:00 AM at Petco in the Arboretum Shopping Center off Pineville-Matthews Road.

Petco - Metropolitan

Petco - Metropolitan

Petco - Metropolitan (map)

Join us on Saturday, November 12, at 11:00 AM at Petco in the Metropolitan off Metropolitan Ave.

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews (map)

Join us on Saturday, November 19, at 11:00 AM at Petsmart in the Matthews area off Independence Blvd.

Petco - Arboretum

Petco - Arboretum

Petco - Arboretum (map)

Join us on Saturday, December 3, at 11:00 AM at Petco in the Arboretum Shopping Center off Pineville-Matthews Road.

Petco - Metropolitan

Petco - Metropolitan

Petco - Metropolitan (map)

Join us on Saturday, December 10, at 11:00 AM at Petco in the Metropolitan off Metropolitan Ave.

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews

Petsmart - Matthews (map)

Join us on Saturday, December 17, at 11:00 AM at Petsmart in the Matthews area off Independence Blvd.