2017’s Pet Fest & Blessing XVI

Saturday, October 7, 2017, 1 PM – 5 PM, RAIN OR SHINE

Grace Lutheran Church

131 W. Gettysburg Avenue, Oak Ridge, TN 37830


FREE Admission and FREE pet photos

Pet Blessing, 4 PM. Note new time!

Pet Adoption and Foster Care Opportunities


  • Door Prizes/Drawings
  • Free Pet Photos
  • Children’s Activities: games, crafts, face painting
  • Food and Refreshments
  • Bake Sale/Rummage Sale
  • Woodland Elementary Art Contest
  • Silent Auction
  • Grace Lutheran Church Booth
  • Carriage Rides
  • Pet Nail Trims for $5 by Trusted Tails Pet Groomers

Pet Microchipping and Rabies Shots
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Proceeds from injections and microchipping go to Heifer International

  • Microchipping – $20
  • Rabies shots – $10


All proceeds benefit local rescue groups!

Scheduled to participate as of October 5, 2017:

  • Boy Scouts
  • Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge
  • Colonel Potter Cairn Rescue
  • East Tennessee Pit Bull Rescue
  • Friends of the Oak Ridge Animal Shelter
  • German Shepherd Rescue of East Tennessee
  • Greyhound Pets of America – Tennessee Chapter
  • Heartland Golden Retriever Rescue
  • Helping Paws Animal Network
  • Horse Haven
  • HSUS District Leader Ginger Hughes
  • Humane Society of Oak Ridge and Anderson County
  • Indian Creek Llama Rescue
  • Labrador Retriever Rescue
  • Norris Animal Shelter
  • Pet Portraits by Cindi Roberts
  • Pet Supplies Plus
  • PPAW – People Promoting Animal Welfare
  • Rescues for JoJo
  • SARG
  • SCAR
  • Stray Connection
  • Sweetwater Valley Dog Rescue
  • Trusted Tails Mobile Groomer
The segment about Pet Fest on WBIR’s Live at Five at Four has been postponed to Friday, October 6, at 4 PM, due to coverage of the shooting in Las Vegas. Be sure to watch the show on Friday, and please #PrayforVegas.

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