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, July 28 Aurora – Pool Party Photo Event at Chuck & Don’s Aurora from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.  6380 S. Parker Rd.  $5 includes two pictures emailed or mailed to you after the event (additional charge for mailed photos).  Click here for details.
  • Saturday, August 25 Littleton – 2018 Birthday Bash – Food, games, raffles, microchipping and nail trims.  $5 per person.  Kids under 10 and dogs are free.  Click here for details

Northern COclick here for FB link

  • Coming soon

Southern COclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, August 11 Colorado Springs – Bark at Briargate from 10am to 1pm.  Stop by to visit MABTR at this outdoor pet expo (free to the public) featuring trainers, groomers, veterinary practices, pet businesses, and businesses who want to reach pet lovers.  Click here to learn more

IOWAclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, July 21 Urbandale – Play Date from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at 2800 78th St.  Bostons, Boston mixes, kids and spectators welcome.  Water will be provided. And there will be door prizes!  Check the website and FB for weather updates
  • Saturday, Sept 22 Johnston – Iowa Dog Jog from 10am to 2pm at Terra Park – 5300 Pioneer Parkway.  Sign up to jog and visit with many vendors including MABTR.  click here for details and sign up
  • Saturday, October 13Boston Boo from Noon to 2pm.


Kansas Cityclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, August 11 Kansas City – Bentley’s Block Party at 8752 NE 82nd Terr.  More details to come.
  • Saturday, August 11 Kansas City – Adoption and Education Event from Noon-3:00 pm at Bentley’s Pet Stuff.  6312 N Chatham (off 64th St near Parkville).
  • Saturday, September 8 Parkville – Paws in the Park from 9:00 am to noon.  English Lansing Park.  8201 Clark Ave.
  • Sunday, October 21 Blue Springs – Dogtoberfest 25th Anniversary from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Fleming Park at Kemper Outdoor Education Center.  8201 S. Jasper Bell Rd.  Click for details.

St Louisclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, July 14 St LouisNaughty Dog Photo Shoot from 1-3:30pm at Pet Supplies Plus in the Oakville Shopping Center. Click for details


  • July 14 – 15 Omaha – Pick-A-Pooch from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Ralston Arena.  7300 Q St. Lots of pets prizes, and vendors.  Free admission.  Click for details.
  • Saturday, August 4 Omaha – 2018 Birthday Bash from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at Sue’s Play Yard.  5109 S. 51st St.  Food, games, raffles, microchipping and nail trims.  $5 per person.  Kids under 10 and dogs are free.  Click for details.
  • Sat, Aug 11 and Sun, Aug 12 Papillion – DogStock will have pet vendors and local animal rescues exhibiting from 11am to 6pm. MABTR will be present.  Loc: The Bark Park Omaha at Shaggy Farms – 15306 Capehart Rd. Click here for details.
  • Sunday, September 30 Omaha – Walk for the Animals at the NHS off 89th and Fort St. Visit with MABTR along with other dog rescues and pet vendors from 11am to 2pm.

WYOMINGclick here for FB link

  • 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 Needed
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 Sue Adkins 402-213-6103
Cheyenne, WY Rhonda Sutherland 307-630-9077
Des Moines, IA LuAnn Pedrick 515-480-1672