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HBG St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 2019 will mark the third year the Harrisburg Downtown Improvement District has organized the Harrisburg St. Patrick’s Day Parade!

The parade will feature an assortment of excitement, such as Irish dance groups, pipe and drum bands, festive floats, marching bands, and PLP!

We hope you’re feeling lucky — get ready to shamrock n’ roll!

3rd Annual Chicken BBQ

Please join us for the PLP 3rd Annual Chicken BBQ and adoption event on Sunday, August 26th, at the Linglestown Fire Company – Woohoo!

We will have a limited number of chicken BBQ dinners the day of the event so we strongly encourage you to pre-order! You can do so by purchasing a ticket via PayPal using the link below, which can also be found on our website and Facebook page. When pre-ordering, please note that the donation is for the chicken BBQ, as well as how many meals you are purchasing. Once the meals are paid for, your receipt will be your ticket! All pre-purchased meals must be picked up by 1:00pm the day of the BBQ. We will also have soup – chicken corn soup and a limited supply of ham and bean.

This fun day will include:

• $9/per BBQ dinner includes half chicken, baked potato, roll, applesauce, and a beverage

• Chicken corn soup and ham & bean – available by the quart and by the gallon
• Meet some of our awesome adoptable dogs!

• We will have whoopie pies for sale!

• Lots of great raffle items – winners will be drawn at 2:00pm

• Lots of great items for sale!

To pre-purchase tickets –

Don’t forget to mark your calendar for August 26th because you won’t want to miss this!

Linglestown Fire Company
5901 Linglestown Road
Harrisburg, PA 17112

All proceeds raised will benefit PLP’s veterinary fund for the dogs in our care!

Bully Blitz 5K & 1 Mile Dog Walk

We are excited to announce our first ever Bully Blitz 5K and 1 Mile Dog Walk!

Whether you are a seasoned runner or just looking to take a stroll with your pup while supporting a great cause, we hope you will join us! Proceeds benefit Pitties.Love.Peace’s Veterinary Fund to help cover the costs associated with rescue & efforts.

Saturday, May 5th, 2018

9:15 am

Event Location:

Shank Park
Bullfrog Valley Road
Hummelstown, PA 17036

Get directions here | Nature Trail Map here

Participation Options:

  • Runners:

    • $25 prior to April 20th (includes t-shirt)
    • $30 after April 20th and the day of the event (includes t-shirt*)
  • 1-Mile Dog Walk:

    • $15 (includes doggie bandanna and goodie bag*)


  • will be announced at 10:15 am
    • 1st and 2nd place
      • male and female overall finishers
        • cash prize & free 2019 registration
    • 1st and 2nd place from each of the following age brackets:
      • 14 & under
      • 15-19
      • 20-29
      • 30-39
      • 40-49
      • 50-59
      • 60 & over


  • Online Pre-Registration

    • use Event Website URL below
  • Register the Day of the Event

    • 7:00am – 8:45am

Pre-race packet pick-up:

Friday, May 4th from 6 – 8:00 pm

Playful Pups Retreat
850 Milton Grove Road North
Elizabethtown, PA 17022

Dogs are welcome to participate in both events!

Thank you for your support!

*while quantities last

Friendly’s Fundraiser, Thursday, December 14th

Please join us for some yummy food and ice cream to support a great cause!

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
4pm – 9pm
Dine at this location and 10% of your bill will be donated to Pitties.Love.Peace.

Friendly’s, 4601 High Pointe Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111.
(near Target, JCPenney’s & Chili’s off Eisenhour Blvd.)

Proceeds benefit our veterinary fund and the dogs in our care.

We hope to see you there!

Thank you to our diehard friends, fellow advocates and crazy dog people, we couldn’t do it without you! ????❤

Please share the event with friends and family, so we can continue to raise funds for our pups!

If you cannot make the event, you can always make a donation on our website under the “Support Us” tab or here

2nd Annual Pancakes for Pitties – Hershey

2nd Annual Pancakes for Pitties Breakfast

Saturday, December 9th, 2017


Brownstone Masonic Temple Association, Hershey

Please join us for a delicious pancake breakfast and more on December 9th! We will have lots of goodies for sale to help you find the perfect holiday gift for the animal lovers in your life, as well as pet photo with Santa himself from 10am – 1pm. Please see below for more info and invite your friends and family. We hope to see you there!!!

Pancake Breakfast – 7am – 11am
Includes pancakes, sausage, fruit juices, and coffee
Cost – $7.50 for adults, $3 for children (ages 2-10)

Pet photos with Santa – 10am – 1pm
Cost – $10

Holiday shopping all day from 7am – 1pm!

All proceeds with benefit Pitties.Love.Peace and the dogs in our care.

It’s A Pet’s Life Festival – Lititz

Saturday, October 21, 2017


Charles F. Snyder Funeral Homes
3110 Lititz Pike
Lititz, Pennsylvania 17543

Come celebrate your pet’s life with Lancaster County Pet Magazine and Charles F. Snyder Funeral Homes and Crematory
Proceeds go to your rescue organization of choice
Rescue groups will provide bins/ jar to collect donations.

Enjoy crafts
Activities such as a Jump Castle
Lure Coursing
Pet Costume Contest
Best Pet tricks
Pet Parade
Face Painting
Live DJ
Temporary Tattoos,
Food Trucks
Kissing Booth and much more!
Micro-chipping provided by Furever Home Adoption.

For vendor registration and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Pamela Kopp at 717-682-5866.

Fall Pet Adopt-A-Thon – Mechanicsburg

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

10 AM-2 PM

Presented by Benny’s Pet Foundation & Hosted by Benny’s Pet Depot

5202 Simpson Ferry Rd
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 17050

There will be many local pet rescues and pet related vendors at the event. Come out and meet your new best friend!
– K-9 Demonstration by Lower Allen Township Police Department.
– There will be a Food Table featuring Homemade Soups & many other items and a Bake Sale!
– All proceeds from the Food Table will go to the rescues at the event.
– There will be a Low Cost Vaccine Clinic for Cats & Dogs
– Pet Photos by Lori’s Photography
– Raffles, 50/50 Drawing, Spin the Wheel – proceeds benefit rescues in attendance
– Plenty of FREE Samples for our Furry Friends!
– Blood Drive with the Central PA Blood Bank
– Pet-Related Vendors & Merchandise
– Storewide Customer Appreciation Sale!

Rain or Shine Event
Free Parking

Support. Shop. Adopt. – Lancaster is Going to the Dogs

Lancaster is Going to the Dogs

October 7th, 2017


200 Block of North Duke Street,
Lancaster, PA 17602

Please mark your calendars for this awesome upcoming event hosted by Festoon and Lancaster County Magazine!
Pitties.Love.Peace is one of the rescues that will be attending and we’d love to see you there!

Lancaster Going to the Dogs Day is a rescue awareness event to bring attention to rescues and area shelters. This is our 1st year for the event and we’re excited that a percentage of proceeds will be donated to the participating rescues, shelters and K-9 Unit.

Beginning at 12:30 pm, Festoon will put on a fashion show to showcase their new line as well as walking dogs available for adoption that day! A ‘Rescued on the Runway’ of sorts!

Lularoe Multi-Consultant Fundraiser for Pitties.Love.Peace

Sunday, October 1st, 2017
1-5pm at Now Wear This in Elizabethtown, PA

Several amazing consultants are hosting a HUGE MULTI CONSULTANT LuLaRoe Fundraiser to benefit Peace.Love.Pitties! Stop by anytime from 1-5 and check out the THOUSANDS of pieces of inventory available for you to shop! Each purchase raises money to help this wonderful organization helping animals in our local communities!

This is an outdoor event.
Free admission.
There will be local dogs available for adoption on site through out the day.

Paws & Pistons Car Show – Harrisburg Mall

JPM Racing presents… Paws & Pistons Car Show at the Harrisburg Mall!

September 30th, 2017 – 12-5pm

Harrisburg Mall
3501 Paxton Street
Harrisburg, PA 17111

Free admission for spectators!

Register from 12pm-2:30pm:
$15.00 cars & trucks 4wheels+
$10.00 motorcycles
Make sure you arrive in time to register your vehicle . . hope to see you there!
Awards announced at 4pm.

Join us for a day of fun at JPM Racing’s event at the Harrisburg Mall, benefiting Pitties.Love.Peace.
Activities include door prizes, craft & food vendors! DJs Smoke Shack food truck will be in attendance!

Special Award Categories:
1. The Fast & the Furriest Grand Champion
2. Top Club Participation
3. Special Event Competition

Top “Most Pawpular” Categories:
A. Antique & Classic (pre 1980)
B. Modern Muscle Car (post 1980+)
C. Import Tuner
D. Domestic Tuner
E. Off-Road Vehicle
F. Street Truck
G. Top Bike
H. Street Rod/ Rat Rod
I. Supercar / KitCar

This is a family event, so the following must be addressed…
– No Revving and 2 Stepping will be tolerated
You will be asked to refrain from that 1 time.. after that 1st request you will be asked to leave and not return.
– Loud music especially vulgar, will also not be tolerated! If heard by vehicles at opposing ends of the Isle you are in it is too loud.
Again, requested 1 time to silence, after you will be asked to leave. There is a time and a place for those things and around kids and in shopping centers unless otherwise noted by the promoter of the event, it is not necessary and prohibited.
– Do not lean, set things on or contact other enthusiasts vehicles without their permission.
– Please be respectful.