Dog Star Rescue Events

Adoption Events

We have adoption events every Saturday where families can find their new, furry best friend. We encourage you to complete an adoption application ahead of our events so that we can pre-screen you for eligibility. This process typically takes a few days.

Upcoming Fundraising Events

  • Bark in the Park (April 9): Bring your family – including your dog – to Dunkin Donuts Park to watch an afternoon Hartford Yard Goats game! A portion of ticket sales supports Dog Star Rescue! Learn more.
  • Annual Cornhole Tournament (May 22): Save the date! Our annual cornhole tournament at our headquarters is back and will be a great time! More details will be coming soon but learn more here.
  • Annual Golf Tournament (July 15): Save the date! Our annual golf tournament is at Timberlin Golf Course in Berlin CT and we are currently looking for sponsors. More details will be coming soon but learn more here.
  • Annual Bark & Brew (Oct 1): Save the date! Our annual Bark & Brew will be back and better than ever. BBQ, beer, puppy petting, raffles, live music and so much more. More details will be coming soon but learn more here.

Other Events

  • Pet Wellness Clinic (May 21): Veterinary Care Everywhere has teamed up with Dog Star Rescue to offer a pet wellness clinic for seniors, veterans and those with physical disabilities. Learn more here.