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August 21st



Paws on the Green Kick-off
Happy Hourur


Join us for a happy hour benefiting Operation Kindness at the awesome Back 9 Sports Grill in Addison! Bring your pooches and hang out on the shaded patio, or hang inside with your two-legged friends and enjoy all the big screens, Golden Tee, vintage video games, air hockey, and lots more. $10 per person includes one door prize ticket. Enjoy 1/2 appetizers and $3 vodka drinks! Take a swing in our putting contest for prizes. While there, you can learn more about our Paws on the Green Golf Tournament!

Location: Back 9 4060 Beltline Rd. Addison, TX 75001

August 22nd

August 23rd



Norma's Cafe
Dog Days of Summer

Norma's Cafe in N. Dallas, Frisco, and Oak Cliff is going dog crazy August 22nd and 23rd by donating a portion of the two days' proceeds to Operation Kindness! So stop by and have some of their famoue pie or home cooking and help homeless animals! We'll also be in stopping by with dogs for adoption. See the schedule and find out more.

Location: Norma's Cafe in North Dallas, Oak Cliff and Frisco

August 28th



Cocktails for Cat Lovers

Finally! A fun event for the cat lovers! Join us at the Londoner for a fun night celebrating our furry feline friends. $10 admission includes a door prize ticket and cat-themed drink specials (like the Cosmopurrlitan) just for our guests! We'll have a small silent auction, loads of door prizes, fun games for prizes, and lots more!

Location: Operation Kindness 3201 Earhart Drive, Carrollton, TX 75006

September 3rd
September 7th



Chamberlain's Half Price
Entree Event

Bring a cleaning supply, dog toy, or cat toy for Operation Kindness when you dine in at either Chamberlain's Steak and Chop House or Fish Market Grill and you will be rewarded with half off your entrée! Back for a 3rd year, this event is very popular and reservations are suggested. Please mention the promotion when you make your reservation and bring a printed copy of the flier. Our most urgent donation needs include paper towels, laundry detergent, bleach, disinfecting wipes, and large KONG toys. Thank you for your support. "Bone" Appetit!

Location: Chamberlain's Fish Market Grill and Chamberlain's Steak and Chop House

Sept 27th

Breakfast and registration at 7am

Shotgun start at 8am

3rd Annual Paws on the Green Golf Tournament

We should see some dogs and some "birdies" at our popular four-person scramble at Indian Creek Golf Club! $125 admission includes your breakfast and lunch and a raffle ticket towards one of our more than 20 awesome raffle packages. Registration begins at 7:00 and the shot-gun start is at 8:00am. Sign up now as an individual or as a team! Visit the Paws on the Green website for more information or to register by clicking here.

Four Person Scramble Rules

Location: Indian Creek Golf Club in Carrollton

Wednesday, October 1st

Wine Raiser Happy Hour

Join us for an evening of music and cocktails on the beautiful patio at Lavendou French Bistro! Guests will be treated to a performance from Dallas Symphony Orchestra Principle Oboe Erin Hannigan while mingling with fellow animal lovers. In leiu of an entry fee, please donate a bottle of wine valued at $25 or more for us to sell in the Wine Pull at our Canines, Cats & Cabernet gala on October 26th! For every bottle you donate, you will receive a ticket for a door prize with dozens of options from restaurant gift cards to Operation Kindness merchandise!

Location: Lavendou French Bistro 19009 Preston Rd in Dallas

Sunday, October 26th


You're invited to join us at the elegant Omni hotel in Dallas for our spectacular annual auction event- Canines, Cats & Cabernet! Guests enjoy complimentary wine all evening and a spectacular dinner that includes passed hors d' oeuvres, elegant mashed potato and mac and cheese bars, carving stations, a dessert bar and more! Our guests are always tempted by our fantastic live, bid board and silent auction packages. Tickets are $125 and seating is limited. Buy your admission now!

Location: Dallas Omni Convention Center Hotel

Various dates and times




Off-site Adoption Events

Regular Offsite Adoption Events:
- Whole Foods Plano: 3rd Saturday, monthly from noon-4pm
- Petsmart Plano (Park Rd): 4th Saturday, monthly from noon-4pm


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