MABTR participates in events throughout the year in order to educate the public on our existence and rescue efforts. We will continue to do our part by exhibiting at events and participating in fundraisers in order to spread the word.

Events are added regularly and posted below by state.  Hope to see you there!

Year-Round Events: click on event for more details




Metro Denverclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, April 1 Centennial – Easter Bunny Pet Photos from from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at Chuck and Don’s.  2253 E. Briarwood Ave.  $10 includes two emailed photos and a goodie basket for your pet.  All breeds welcome.  Click here for details.
  • Saturday, April 8 Littleton – Easter Egg Hunt from 11am to Noon for dogs and children. $5 per child / $10 per family.  New this year are kid and dog games. Click here for details
  • Saturday, May 13 Littleton – 6th Annual For the Love of Bostons Dinner and Silent Auction from 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm at SMDRA. 7899 S. Lincoln Ct.  $55 per person.  Tickets must be purchased in advance.  Click here for tickets.

Northern COclick here for FB link

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Southern COclick here for FB link

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IOWAclick here for FB link

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Kansas Cityclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, April 8 North Kansas City, MO – 4th Annual Bone- Anza from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the Waggin Trails Dog Park.  432 E 32nd Ave.  There will be dog egg hunts, contest, vendors and the Easter Bunny.
  • Saturday, April 22 Lee’s Summit, MO – Boston Birthday Bash from 12:00 pm to 2:30 pm at Legacy Park Shelter #2.  1801 NE Coneflower Dr.  Food, games, silent auction, cake, adoptable dogs and more.  $5 per person, kids under 10 and dogs are free. Click here for details.
  • Sunday, May 7 Kansas City, MO – Woofstock from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Zona Rosa Town Center. Walks, entertainment, raffles, vendors and more. Find more info at
  • Sunday, May 21 Blue Springs, MO – Pooches in the Park from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at Rotary Park.  Vendors, games, demonstrations and a walk.  Click here for details.
  • September 16 & 17 Bonner Springs, KS – Renaissance Festival “Ales & Tales” Weekend. 10:00 am to 7:00 pm at 633 N. 130th St.  Click here for details.
  • Sunday, October 22 Blue Springs, MO – Dogtober Fest from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Kemper Outdoor Education Center.  8201 S Jasper Bell Rd.  Free admission.  Click here for details.

St Louisclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, April 8 St.Louis – 2nd Annual Celebration of the Dog from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the AKC Museum of the Dog.  1721 S. Mason Rd.  Easter egg hunts, pictures with the Easter Bunny, raffles, silent auction, games and more.  Free admission.  Click here for details.


  • Saturday, April 29 Omaha – Spring Bling from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm at Patriot Homebrew Supply.  2929 N 204th St, Elkhorn, NE.  Create and make up to five pairs of earrings to take home with you.  Tickets required.  Click here for details.
  • Saturday, July 15 Omaha – Pick-a-Pooch Adoption Event from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Ralston Arena.  7300 Q Street.  Lots of pets, prizes and vendors.  Free admission.  Click here for details.


  • More coming soon

**If you would like to help at any of the following events please contact the local Event Coordinators.**

Region Name/Email Phone
CO Springs, CO Laurie Spear 719-439-9827
Boulder, CO Dana Mielke 720-618-7462
Denver, CO Cindy Marques 303-475-8155
Kansas City, MO/KS Sara Schuster and Brian Lawrence 816-522-6874
St Louis, MO Crystal Hall 314-471-1878
Omaha, NE Jennifer Misfeldt 402-510-1346
Cheyenne, WY Rhonda Sutherland 307-630-9077
Des Moines, IA Jennifer Misfeldt 307-630-9077