It's A Dog Festival!

2019 Puppy Rescue Mission Fundraiser!


4th Annual Dog Festival/Fundraiser for Puppy Rescue Mission 

Soldiers saving Puppies...Puppies saving Soldiers.

Start your Day with a Dog Walk "Paws Across the Border" 

 sponsored by Champion Pet Foods, Comphy Co., &  Bow Wow & Woofs!

Samples of Nuggets Frozen Brothsicles and Yogurt will be handed out after the Walk when you visit the Lynden VFW Booth!

 Preregistration is required for the "Paws Across the Border"It's A Dog Walk!

After the Walk  pick up your Puppy Passport. Walk by the KISM92.9 Booth to be Judged for the Most Patriotic Pooch Contest! Prizes will be Awarded for Patriotic Pooch from USA and from  Canada!

  • Check out the Kid Section( for Kids of all Ages!) with Games like Corn Hole, & Ring Toss sponsored by Human Touch Sewing.
  • Scope out the latest samples and talk to the Experts from all the Incredible Vendors, Addiction Pet Foods, Answers Pet Foods, K9 Natural Pet Food,The Honest Kitchen, Champion Pet Food makers of Acana & Orijen, Nature's Logic,Open Farm,  Red Barn, Lotus Pet Foods, Tuffy's Pet Foods makers of Pure Vita & Nutrisource , Earth Animal,  Nulo,  Nature's Logic, Canine Caviar , Majesty's Treats, Boreal Pet Foods and more! 
  • Northwest Dog Resort and Spa will be on hand to discuss your pups daycare and boarding needs!
  • Janines SuperK9's will be answering any questions you may have about game based dog training and Nosework!
  • K9 Clean will be here showing all their environmentally  friendly products!
  • Whatcom Petcare Network would love to talk to you about your pet care needs!

  • Puppy Rescue Mission will be on hand at a booth to answer any questions you may have about Puppy Rescue Mission. They would love to explain the many ways you can help! Want to meet an Afghan Kuchi Hound? Check out the Smooch A Pooch Kuchi Kisses Kissing Booth at the Puppy Rescue Mission Booth! Brothers Freddie & Ammo will be manning the Booth!

  • Veteran Groups including VFW Lynden & Growing Veterans will be on hand explaining their organizations and the incredible work they do. Growing Veterans will be sampling out Colorado Hemp Honey to the pups and over 18 crowd! VFW Lynden will have samples of frozen yogurt or broth for your 4 legged Buddy!

  • Non-Profit groups will also be on hand including Brigadoon Service Dogs , Rescued Hearts Northwest ( a local Rescue Group saving from High Kill Shelters) & Tattered Paws & Golden Hearts ( a Golden Retriever Rescue Group bringing in abandoned Golden Retrievers from Turkey.) 

  • Have your Puppy Passport stamped by each vendor. Once completed hand in your passport. You will be entered to win a Gigantic Prize Packet! Prize Packet contains 1 item from every Vendor!

  • Enjoy a pint with your pooch in our Boundary Bay Brewery Beer Garden (for the over 21 crowd.)

  • Feast on BBQ by Outlaw BBQ including pulled pork, grilled chicken, spinach salad, baked beans, slider rolls, coleslaw.
  • Mike Kent  of Mike Kent Realty is our incredible master of ceremony and will keep you informed about what is going on.
  • Enjoy the soft sounds of Ford Giesbrecht's Acoustic Guitar from the stage.

  • Has your pooch been blessed? If not we have you covered Blessing the Animals in the Gazebo is Reverend Kathleen!  

  • Make sure you check out Mark Brill the Brillustrator.  He will be Drawing caricatures of you & your Dog  in the park!
  • Certified K9 Massage Therapist Diane will be offering a rest area with massage for the Pups!


Meet the Dogs of Puppy Rescue Mission and hear how these animals have such an impact on the  lives of their Rescuers, their families and the communities they live in. Veterans will take to the stage and tell the story of their dogs. You don't want to miss this!

Finally: Live & Silent Auction.

Silent Auction Goodies includes "The Dogs of Puppy Rescue Mission Favorite Things Baskets!", Other Goodies for the human kind as well!

Bid on some incredible items in our Live Auction including : 

  • White Stallion Ranch of Tucson Arizona 3 day stay for 2 including all Ranch Activities, Meals & Accommodation. Voted one of the Top Ranches to Stay!Including Round Trip airfare Courtesy of Southwest Airlines!
  • Spider-man  signed by the late Stan Lee Limited Edition #8/25 
  •  Guitar Signed by the Rolling Stones !
  • Stunning Hand Made Quilt with a Patriotic Motif designed and sewn by a proud Puppy Rescue Mission Volunteer
  • Masters Flag autographed by Tiger Woods & Phil Mickerson
  • Framed Fleetwood Mac Rumours Album autographed by all Members!Limited Edition#3
  • Skateboard painted and signed by Skateboard Legend Chris Haslam!
  • We will be Auctioning off a Basket of Colorado Hemp Honey Products with all proceeds benefiting Growing Veterans!
  • Professional Auctioneer Joe Attolini will keep you hopping!
  • Dog Friendly Event! Tickets $20


Registration Forms