Are you a Tampa resident, have an adopted pupper, and unsure of what to do on your favorite Irish holiday? Don't want to get a dog sitter, or leave your BFF behind? Why not celebrate St. Patty's Day as St. Puppy's Day!! Sure, you've heard about St. Patrick's Day, but what about St. Puppy's Day?! In Brandon, Florida, O'Brien's Irish Pub and Grill hosts a doggone good event! 2018 would be their eleventh year having this party with puppies! From doggo costume contests to dog training tips to fun music and entertainment, this is one event Tampa locals can't miss!

What's better than a dog-filled St. Puppy's Day Party?? Part of the proceeds made from this event will go towards Second Chance Friends and 4 Lucky Dogs Pet Rescue, Inc. What more could you want?

4 Lucky Dogs Pet Rescue's mission is to help all the doggos and catos in need and help prevent animal cruelty in this furry friends' lives! They try to help rehab abused animals and find them fur-ever homes in a purr-fect family! 

Second Chance Friends began in 2012 as a Boxer-specific dog rescue, but has expanded to help good doggos, cattos, and horses of all shapes and sizes! They are able to adopt to families living in Hillsborough, Polk, Pasco, Pinellas, Manatee, and Sarasota counties in south Florida! 

Bayshore Dog Training will be in attendance and will give you lots of good doggo tips on how to be the best parents ever!! In 2017, Bayshore Dog Training was voted Best in the Bay dog trainers, so you definitely don't want to miss this! 


The woman behind Bayshore Dog Training is Victoria Parker, who has been able to help behavioral issues in dogs ever since she was six years old! She has worked with the Humane Society of Tampa Bay, and is a Thank Dog! Boot Camp certified trainer! 


Roarr! Does your dino dog have what it takes to win the costume contest? At O'Briens' St. Puppy's Day, there will be three categories for the dog costume contests! The categories are Best Female, Best Male, and Best Look Alike! Whether or not your dog is a sucker for the spotlight, this goofy event will be sure to make you smile! 


Whether you love doggos, food, or beer...St. Puppy's Day is sure to be one doggone good event that you won't want to miss! 

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