Events

Northern Pride, Newcastle

Saturday 20th July, 12-8pm

We are once again attending this amazing event on Saturday! We will have our brand new stock of pet accessories including collars, leads, harnesses, ID tags, cooling vests and mats, toys, treats, lick mats and more. We also have some fabulous human goodies available ranging from tshirts, hoodies, glitter tattoos, plaques, car air fresheners, cards, necklaces, the list is endless! Be sure to stop by our stall.

 

Gosforth Park Fun Day, Gosforth Central Park

Saturday 20th July, 1pm-4pm

Friends of Gosforth Park are hosting this fantastic Family Fun Day. We’ll be there with our brand new stock of pet accessories including collars, leads, harnesses, ID tags, cooling vests and mats, toys, treats, lick mats and more. We also have some fabulous human goodies available ranging from t-shirts, hoodies, plaques, car air fresheners, cards, necklaces, the list is endless! We hope to see you there!

 

Summer at Benton North Farm

Wednesday 24th July, 1.30pm-3pm

Join us at our Benton site for some fun interactive kids animal work shops.

Our first workshop is all about learning what different animals need and what is bad for them.
We’ll be making animal treats that can be fed to the animals we have here at Benton North Farm or taken home for your pets to enjoy.
We’ll also be playing an animal needs matching game to learn how to care for our pets.
Our workshop will end with a tour of Benton North Farm and a chance to fed some of the animals we care for.
Teas, coffees and a tuckshop will available to purchase on the day too.

This workshop is free to attend.

 

Sunderland Air Show

Friday 26th July 2pm-10pm, Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th July 10am-6pm

Sunderland Air Show is back for their 3 day takeover. We’ll be attending with our brand new stock of pet accessories including collars, leads, harnesses, ID tags, cooling vests and mats, toys, treats, lick mats and more. We also have some fabulous human goodies available ranging from t-shirts, hoodies, plaques, car air fresheners, cards, necklaces, the list is endless! We’ll be there on all 3 days so we hope to see you there!

Jollyes- Blyth

Saturday 3rd August, 11am-4pm

We’ll be at Jollyes Blyth with our pet tombola and collection boxes. We’d love to see you all there!

 

Crawcrook Fair

Saturday 3rd August, 11am-4pm

Crawcrook Fair is a fantastic event organised to put money back into the local community. We’ll be there with our brand new stock of pet accessories including collars, leads, harnesses, ID tags, cooling vests and mats, toys, treats, lick mats and more. We also have some fabulous human goodies available ranging from t-shirts, hoodies, plaques, car air fresheners, cards, necklaces, the list is endless! We hope to see you there!

 

Summer at Benton North Farm

7th  August, 1pm-3pm

Join us at our Benton site for some fun interactive kid’s animal workshops. To celebrate international cat day on August 8th 2019, our second workshop will focus on cat welfare. We’ll have a vet on site 1:00-1:20pm to show you how to examine and check over cats to make sure they’re in full health.
Following this we will have a fun short presentation to learn about the history of cats and how they became the cats we love today.
We’ll also be playing fun cat games to learning about the different types of cats from house cats to big cats.
Our workshop will end with a tour of Benton North Farm and the possibility of a meet and greet. (To be confirmed)
Teas, coffees and a tuckshop will available to purchase on the day too.
If anyone has any questions please contact Bethany on, events@dogandcatshelter.com

Summer at Benton North Farm

Wednesday 21st August, 1.30pm-3pm

Join us at our Benton site for some fun interactive kid’s animal workshops. Our third and final workshop will focus on the work we do here at the shelter.
We will be making some pet bandanas and posters with the theme of “Adopt don’t shop!”
After this we will be playing a fun “Rescue to Rehome” game to learn about how we help our animals find their loving forever home.
Our workshop will end with a tour of Benton North Farm and a chance to feed our farm animals.
Teas, coffees and a tuckshop will available to purchase on the day too.

 

Coffee Morning, Westmoor Community Centre

Saturday 24th August, 10am-12noon

Following the success of our first coffee morning we’ll be back at Westmoor Community Centre, serving tea and coffee to raise vital funds for the animals in our care.

Classic Car & Bike Show, Benton North Farm

Sunday 25th August, 10am-4pm

Back by popular demand our Classic Car and Bike Show will be held once again at our Benton site. There will be stalls, food, candyfloss and kid’s striker, tombola’s, raffles and of course some mesmerising car and bikes to look at. This event is child and dog friendly.

 

 

North East Dog Festival- Kirkley Hall, Northumberland

Saturday 7th September 2019, 9.30am-5.30pm

North East Dog Festival is back at Kirkley Hall. We’ll be there with our brand new stock of pet accessories including collars, leads, harnesses, ID tags, cooling vests and mats, toys, treats, lick mats and more. We also have some fabulous human goodies available ranging from t-shirts, hoodies, plaques, car air fresheners, cards, necklaces, the list is endless! We hope to see you there!

Northumberland Park’s Annual Summer Dog Show

Saturday 14th September 11am-3pm

More information to follow…

Halloween at Benton North Farm

Saturday 26th October 2019, TBC

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St James Park Festive Fayre, St James Park, Newcastle

Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th November 2019, tbc

More information to follow…

Azure Xmas Market, Cramlington

Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th November 2019, times TBC

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Christmas Market- Benton North Farm

Thursday 28th November 2019, 4pm-9pm

More information to follow…

2020

Fun Day, Benton  North Farm Shelter

Monday 4th May 2020

 

Seaside Family Social & Waggy Walk, Souter Lighthouse, Whitburn

Sunday 31st May 2020