We have a number of annual, fun events that give you an opportunity to socialise your dog or for you to learn more about being a responsible dog owner.
Pooch in Pool - event cancelled for 2020
Our fun Pooch in Pool event is sadly cancelled for 2020, but it will be back in 2021. New dates and details to come.
Pet Expo – event date rescheduled for 2020
We have a new rescheduled date for the popular Pet Expo. Set aside 3 and 4 October 2020 in your calendar to visit the Trustpower Baypark Arena for an informative and fun day out. You will get the chance to check out the latest range of pet and animal services and products available on the market. Unfortunately, you cannot bring your furry friend along to this expo.
Tauranga City Council Animal Services staff will be available both days to help with any questions you may have.
Mud Dog Run - Saturday, 28 November 2020
We’ve teamed up with Western Bay District Council to bring you and your pooch the Mud Dog Run at TECT All Terrain Park. There will be options for all levels, including a 2.5km and 6km fun run starting at 11am.
This is a free event and will be a part of the TECT 10th Birthday celebrations.
Tauranga Twilight Walks
A series of leisurely evening walks with your dog in our parks and reserves around Tauranga with Animal Services staff.
Twilight Trails (event run from 6.00pm to approx. 7.30pm)
Walks will start 6.30pm. Come early and bring your picnic tea and socialise with other likeminded dog owners.
12 November The Lakes - Matatu Reserve
19 November Fergusson Park
26 November Hartford Avenue Reserve
3 December Ohauiti Reserve
Dog Twilight Series Poster (100kb pdf)
Last Reviewed: 06/11/2020