WJBR’s FURR FEST is proud to host one of the largest pet adoption events in Delaware, hosting at least 13 adoptable agencies in one location.
Along with the many pet adoption and non-profit agencies on site, there is plenty to do for pet families and their fur babies, including: pet-friendly vendors, face painting by Party Business, and a wide range of products and services. Additionally, K-9 demonstrations will be provided by Wilmington, New Castle County and Delaware State police.
Food will be available for purchase from Grubb Burger Bar Food Truck and Smokey’s Brick Oven Pizza.
Date/Time: Sunday, April 30, 2017 from Noon to 5:00 pm
Location: Bellevue State Park’s Figure 8 Barn
The entrance to the park is 800 Carr Road, Wilmington, DE 19809.
Admission: The is a free event, however standard State Park entrance fees do apply.
Pawlicy: Leashes required. Friendly, leashed pets are welcome. No retractable leashes permitted.
99.5 WJBR and Bellevue State Park are proud to bring this event to the community, along with our valued sponsors Delaware Subaru and Concord Pet Foods and Supplies. Join 99.5 WJBR, Delaware Humane Association, Faithful Friends and the many other animal-related agencies and businesses that support this rewarding day.
Fun, Food and Furever friends available all day!
Noon to 3:00 PM – K-9 Demonstrations Outside (weather permitting)
3:00 PM – Movie Mutt Contest – Dress your pet like your favorite movie character
4:00 PM -- Pet Trick Contest -- Proudly showcase your Pet’s Talent
Contest prizes provided by Pet Supplies Plus 2223 Concord Pike, Wilmington DE
All contest registrations are on site day of event.
All participants must be registered and lined up in place ready to go 15 minutes prior to contest start time.
Event T-shirts for you and Bandana’s for your pets on sale with a portion of proceeds going to Delaware Humane Association.
Thank you to this year’s vendors:
A Buddy for Life, Inc.
Adopt A Boxer Rescue
All Mutts Matter Foundation
Andy's Friends Cat Rescue
Brandywine Valley SPCA
Camp Bow Wow, Home Buddies and Behavior Buddies
Canine Partners for Life
Crohns & Colitis Foundation
D&B Printing and Mailing, Inc.
Darwin Animal Doctors
Delaware Humane Association
DFS Foster Care Recruiter
Diamond Sport & Spine
Diamond State Dog Care, LLC
Faithful Friends Animal Society
Fast Dog Foodies
Forgotten Cats, Inc.
Friends of Bellevue State Park
Glen Mills Veterinary Hospital
Humane Society of the United States
Junior's Natural Handcrafted Pet Food
LaMancha Animal Rescue
Limestone Veterinary Hospital
Lost Dogs of Delaware
LuLaRoe Lindsay Burns & Shirley Shea
Mid-Atlantic German Shepherd Rescue
Mid-Atlantic Jack Rescue, Inc.
Natalie's Pet Designs
Partnership for the Delaware Estuary, Inc.
PAWS for People
Pet Supplies Plus
Personal Expressions / Personal Paws
Power Home Remodeling
River Road Candleworks
Rob Foy Art
Rodan + Fields
Senior Dog Haven & Hospice
Stella & Dot
Teleis Art LLC
VCA Kirkwood Animal Hospital
Veterinary Specialty Center of Delaware
Waggies by Maggie & Friends
Wilmington Animal Hospital
Your Furry Friends