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Pet-Friendly Summer Events in Yorktown

Updated: Jun 15, 2023

Coastal Virginia is a wonderful place to celebrate and enjoy summer! Many pet-friendly businesses and rescues have events planned this summer. Today, we're breaking down pet-friendly summer events in Yorktown, Virginia for 2023. Please verify if pets are welcome before making plans to attend.

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Lick mats are not just for dogs so, cat lovers, don't move on just yet. This event is hosted by The Nautical Dog at their Williamsburg retail store. It's scheduled for Wednesday, June 21st from 7:15 to 8:15 PM. The class includes a lick tray and all ingredients at only $25 per person. Pre-registration is required so don't wait to get on this very important pet parent list. Your pets will thank you but should probably stay home so they don't distract your learning or beg everyone during class.

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For pet parents looking to up their holistic pet care skills and learn more about alternative pet care products, this wellness summit is hosted The Nautical Dog in Williamsburg on Sunday, July 23rd from 9 AM to 5 PM. In attendance, you can expect 3 of the most sought-after and knowledgeable people in the pet nutrition and vet industry: Dr. Judy Morgan, Angela Ardolino, and Billy Hoekman.

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Summer is the perfect time to catch live music or a movie outdoors. York County has multiple dates of Movies i

n the Park around the area this summer. Movie titles vary and viewing starts at sunset, therefore, friendly dogs that won't bark during the movie could tag along. Bring chairs or a blanket for seating, fresh water, and a portable bowl. Please make sure your pet is on flea and tick preventative to keep them safe and comfortable. Concessions are available for purchase so bring your wallet. Details are available at 757-890-3501.

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For kids that love pets, Peninsula SPCA Summer Camp Program has day and week-long summer programs scheduled for 2023. They offer multiple dates therefore checking their events calendar is the best way to learn more.

This week-long animal experience has five summer start dates for different age groups. Registration includes daily snacks, a camp t-shirt, crafts, and a pizza and water fun day. Space is limited! Register for your spot online at:

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Yorktown's Best Pet Sitter

Hearts at Home Pet Sitting is all about supporting pet-friendly businesses and events. As a pet-focused small business, we have a heart for in-home pet sitting and seeing pet-friendly families thrive. If you need help managing your pet care responsibilities when at work or traveling, count on our in-home pet care services to make your pet parenting experience easier.

To learn more about our dog walking and pet sitting services, contact us by email at or by phone at 757-745-9868. We offer premier quality cat and dog care in the Tabb, Grafton, and Seaford areas of Yorktown as well as Poquoson, Virginia.

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