Frolick Puppy Playgroup
Apr
19
7:00 PM19:00

Frolick Puppy Playgroup

Are you constantly looking for new ways to socialize and exercise your puppy? Frolick is pleased to host a periodic puppy playgroup, offering a structured environment where your pup can have fun!   It's just $12 to drop-in (free to gym members and monthly boarders), stay as long as you'd like. Staff will help ensure positive puppy play as well as to show you how to work them out over low agility obstacles. Plus you can practice  obedience training in a safe, temperature-controlled environment with distractions.

We consider puppies over age 4 months and under 2 years old, current on vaccinations. No reservation required, pay at the door. And bring a friend -- we love introducing new pups to Frolick fun!

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Alexandria Love Your Pet Day
Apr
28
11:00 AM11:00

Alexandria Love Your Pet Day

  • Colvin Street Alexandria, VA, 22314 United States (map)
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Block party celebrating Alexandria's love of pets with 60+ vendors, food trucks, children’s entertainment & more! Opening ceremony hosted at 11:15am on the main stage by The Pet Show's Dr. Katy Nelson! Bring the entire family, leashed pets welcomed.

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Animal Welfare League of Arlington Walk for the Animals
Jun
8
5:00 PM17:00

Animal Welfare League of Arlington Walk for the Animals

Join Frolick Dogs on Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m for AWLA’s Walk for the Animals to celebrate their 75th anniversary of improving the lives of animals in our community. You’ll be in great company with hundreds of fellow animal lovers and their canine companions. Get your tickets at www.awla75.org! Expect an evening to remember with live music by Nick Ian & the Machine, dog tricks and training demonstrations, an agility course, food trucks, exhibitors, a beer garden, and more!

The event takes place at AWLA, so we can show you what we do, where we do it, and most importantly, the animals we care for and support. Bring a friend, take a tour, and meet our adorable, adoptable animals.

REGISTRATION:
$55 in advance for VIP Registration (includes commemorative beer mug and two drink tickets, plus Walk registration and t-shirt)
$35 EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION UNTIL MAY 1ST (includes Walk registration and t-shirt)
$40 in advance (includes Walk registration and t-shirt)
$45 day of registration (includes Walk registration and t-shirt)
$20 Virtual Walker (includes online fundraising page, registration fee included as first donation)
$10 for children 7-17 years old (includes Walk registration and t-shirt, please note t-shirt sizes are limited and first-come first-served)
FREE for children under 7 years old
NEW! Get your 75th Anniversary VIP Registration for an exclusive commemorative Beer Mug with Drink Tickets

This year, we are offering Walk attendees the opportunity to drink a pint with their pups! Reserve your commemorative mug/glass today for only $20 with a VIP Registration. The mug is yours to take home and includes two (2) drink tickets.

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All Dogs Meet-up: Tire them out before GoT premiere!
Apr
14
4:30 PM16:30

All Dogs Meet-up: Tire them out before GoT premiere!

Game of Thrones premieres on Sunday April 14th @ 9pm -- this show is a favorite of our meet-up hosts Rusty & Scooter (pictured). Want to tire your pups out before the big night? Drop by Frolick Dogs and do just that with our agility course and exercise equipment. All dog ages/sizes welcomed!

It's just $12 to drop in (free to gym members and monthly boarders), stay as long as you'd like. Staff will be on-hand to show you how to work with your dog over the agility course as well as how to try the dog treadmills and balance equipment.

Feel free to bring a friend, we love introducing new people to the fun of Frolick!

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Small Dogs Frolick After Dark
Apr
12
7:00 PM19:00

Small Dogs Frolick After Dark

Have you ever wished you could exercise your dog at Frolick with only other dogs their size? This session is just for small dogs weighing approximately 35lbs or less.

It's just $12 to drop in (free to gym members and monthly boarders), stay as long as you'd like. Staff will be on-hand to show you how to work with your dog over the agility course as well as how to try the dog treadmills and balance equipment.

No reservation required, just drop in and pay at the door -- and invite friends to meet you there, we love introducing new people to the fun of Frolick!

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Frolick Puppy Playgroup
Apr
7
3:00 PM15:00

Frolick Puppy Playgroup

Are you constantly looking for new ways to socialize and exercise your puppy? Frolick is pleased to host a periodic puppy playgroup, offering a structured environment where your pup can have fun!   It's just $12 to drop-in (free to gym members and monthly boarders), stay as long as you'd like. Staff will help ensure positive puppy play as well as to show you how to work them out over low agility obstacles. Plus you can practice  obedience training in a safe, temperature-controlled environment with distractions.

We consider puppies over age 4 months and under 2 years old, current on vaccinations. No reservation required, pay at the door. And bring a friend -- we love introducing new pups to Frolick fun!

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Frolick Large Dog Meet-up
Apr
5
7:00 PM19:00

Frolick Large Dog Meet-up

Have you ever wished you could exercise your dog at Frolick with only other dogs their size? This session is just for large dogs weighing 50lbs or more.

It's just $12 to drop in (free to gym members and monthly boarders), stay as long as you'd like. Staff will be on-hand to show you how to work with your dog over the agility course as well as how to try the dog treadmills and balance equipment.

No reservation required, just drop in and pay at the door -- and invite friends to meet you there, we love introducing new people to the fun of Frolick!

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Pet First Aid & CPR Class for VCA & Frolick Dogs Clients
Mar
31
2:00 PM14:00

Pet First Aid & CPR Class for VCA & Frolick Dogs Clients

Sometimes the unexpected happens...will you be prepared to take action when it does? Taught by Brian Umbach, PetTech instructor since 2011, this 4-hour interactive class covers pet first aid skills, CPR techniques, and wellness information. You receive a 40-page reference handbook along with your graduation certificate.

Cost is $99, limited to 10 participants. Register at the following link (sign in or register and then go to the "CLASSES" tab) or call us at 703-957-8946:
https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/su1.asp?studioid=166575

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Small Dogs Frolick After Dark
Mar
29
7:00 PM19:00

Small Dogs Frolick After Dark

Have you ever wished you could exercise your dog at Frolick with only other dogs their size? This session is just for small dogs weighing approximately 35lbs or less.

It's just $12 to drop in (free to gym members and monthly boarders), stay as long as you'd like. Staff will be on-hand to show you how to work with your dog over the agility course as well as how to try the dog treadmills and balance equipment.

No reservation required, just drop in and pay at the door -- and invite friends to meet you there, we love introducing new people to the fun of Frolick!

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Senior Dog Frolick After Dark
Mar
17
5:30 PM17:30

Senior Dog Frolick After Dark

Do you have a dog 6 years or older that you've been meaning to bring to the gym but didn't want them to get overwhelmed or annoyed by younger pups? We are excited to host this  'senior session' -- just $12 per dog, drop-in, no reservation required. Feel free to bring a friend, we love introducing new folks to Frolick!

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Small Dog Frolick After Dark
Mar
15
7:00 PM19:00

Small Dog Frolick After Dark

Have you ever wished you could exercise your dog at Frolick with only other dogs their size? This session is just for small dogs weighing approximately 30lbs or less.

It's just $12 to drop in (free to gym members and monthly boarders), stay as long as you'd like. Staff will be on-hand to show you how to work with your dog over the agility course as well as how to try the dog treadmills and balance equipment.

No reservation required, just drop in and pay at the door -- and invite friends to meet you there, we love introducing new people to the fun of Frolick!

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Large Dog Meet-up (>35lbs)
Mar
8
7:00 PM19:00

Large Dog Meet-up (>35lbs)

Do you ever wish Frolick was open later on a Friday so you could get one last workout in with your dog before the weekend? Drop in Friday 7-9pm for our After Dark meet-up of dogs weighing 35lbs or more. It's just $12 to drop in, no reservation required, and a staff member is on-hand to show you how to work with your dog over the agility equipment. Come have fun tiring your pup out while socializing with the other dogs and owners there!

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Frolick Puppy Playgroup
Mar
3
4:30 PM16:30

Frolick Puppy Playgroup

Are you constantly looking for new ways to socialize and exercise your puppy? Frolick is pleased to host a periodic puppy playgroup, offering a structured environment where your pup can have fun!   It's just $12 to drop-in (free to gym members and monthly boarders), stay as long as you'd like. Staff are on-hand to help ensure positive puppy play as well as to show you how to work them out over low agility obstacles. Plus you can practice their obedience training in a safe, temperature-controlled environment with distractions.

No reservation required, just drop-in and pay at the door. And bring a friend -- we love introducing new pups to Frolick fun!

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Pet First Aid & CPR Class hosted by VCA & Frolick Dogs
Mar
2
4:00 PM16:00

Pet First Aid & CPR Class hosted by VCA & Frolick Dogs

Sometimes the unexpected happens...will you be prepared to take action when it does? Taught by Brian Umbach, PetTech instructor since 2011, this 4-hour interactive class covers pet first aid skills, CPR techniques, and wellness information. You receive a 40-page reference handbook along with your graduation certificate.

Cost is $99, limited to 10 participants. Register at the following link (sign in or register and then go to the "Enrollments" tab) or call us at 703-957-8946:
https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/su1.asp?studioid=166575

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Fun Dog Show to benefit the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria
Mar
2
11:00 AM11:00

Fun Dog Show to benefit the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria

Register today at AlexandriaAnimals.org/DogShow2019!

Join Frolick Dogs at the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria's Fun Dog Show, taking place on Saturday, March 2, at 11:00 a.m., in coordination with the Ballyshaners and leading into the Old Town St. Patrick's Day Parade.

The Fun Dog Show will be held on Market Square in front of City Hall. Canine contestants should arrive to sign in at 10:45 a.m.

You may register your dog to be a contestant in any or all of these costume categories:

1. Most St. Paddy's Spirit
2. Best Human/Canine Look-Alike and
3. Most Creative

And after the Fun Dog Show, join the AWLA in kicking off the St. Patrick's Day Parade. We will be meeting at the intersection of King St. and Pitt St. at noon, and human and canine marchers are welcome to join!

Please note that no dogs will be allowed on Market Square until 10:30 a.m. For the safety of all attendees, canine and human, all dogs must be on non-extendable leashes that are 6 feet or shorter.

Read more and register today at AlexandriaAnimals.org/DogShow2019.

All photos courtesy of Shelley Castle Photography.

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DC Area Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Meet-Up
Feb
17
1:30 PM13:30

DC Area Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Meet-Up

Come socialize with other Cavalier King Charles owners and their dogs! Just $12, we will have the full agility course set up for the Cavalier group to try with treats and toys on-hand to motivate them. RSVP via the meet-up group on Facebook at the following link or contact organizer Jessica McNeely at jessica.m.mcneely@gmail.com.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1846279705438319/

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Sheltie Meet-up Group
Feb
10
1:30 PM13:30

Sheltie Meet-up Group

A meet-up for Shelties (aka Shetland Sheepdogs) and their crazy humans at the area's only dog gym!  Join the Sheltie Investigation Squad meet-up group for this fun outing, just $12 per dog paid via cash, check or charge at the door. Dogs must be current on all vaccinations. RSVP via the meet-up group at:  https://www.meetup.com/Sheltie-Investigation-Squad/

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Pet First Aid & CPR Class hosted by VCA & Frolick Dogs
Feb
3
1:30 PM13:30

Pet First Aid & CPR Class hosted by VCA & Frolick Dogs

Sometimes the unexpected happens...will you be prepared to take action when it does? Taught by Brian Umbach, PetTech instructor since 2011, this 4-hour interactive class covers pet first aid skills, CPR techniques, and wellness information. You receive a 40-page reference handbook along with your graduation certificate.

Cost is $99, limited to 10 participants. Register at the following link (sign in or register and then go to the "Enrollments" tab) or call us at 703-957-8946:
https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/su1.asp?studioid=166575

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Pet First Aid & CPR Class hosted by VCA & Frolick Dogs
Jan
12
4:00 PM16:00

Pet First Aid & CPR Class hosted by VCA & Frolick Dogs

Sometimes the unexpected happens...will you be prepared to take action when it does? Taught by Brian Umbach, PetTech instructor since 2011, this 4-hour interactive class covers pet first aid skills, CPR techniques, and wellness information. You receive a 40-page reference handbook along with your graduation certificate.

Cost is $99, limited to 10 participants. Register at the following link (sign in or register and then go to the "Enrollments" tab) or call us at 703-957-8946:
https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/su1.asp?studioid=166575

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Yappy Hour to benefit Canine Companions for Independence
Nov
15
5:00 PM17:00

Yappy Hour to benefit Canine Companions for Independence

Bring your pup to Rocklands of Alexandria on Thursday, Nov 15 any time from 5-8:30pm to enjoy delicious BBQ while socializing on the outdoor patio during "Yappy Hour."  Have fun and support a great cause -- 15% of food and drink sales will be donated to Canine Companions for Independence, a 501(c)(3) which trains and provides assistance dogs free of charge to disabled veterans, adults & children. No RSVP required, we hope to see you there!

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Pet First Aid & CPR Class hosted by VCA & Frolick Dogs
Nov
11
2:00 PM14:00

Pet First Aid & CPR Class hosted by VCA & Frolick Dogs

Sometimes the unexpected happens...will you be prepared to take action when it does? Taught by Brian Umbach, PetTech instructor since 2011, this 4-hour interactive class covers pet first aid skills, CPR techniques, and wellness information. You receive a 40-page reference handbook along with your graduation certificate.

Cost is $99, limited to 10 participants. Register at the following link (sign in or register and then go to the "Enrollments" tab) or call us at 703-957-8946:
https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/su1.asp?studioid=166575

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Large Dog Frolick After Dark
Nov
9
7:00 PM19:00

Large Dog Frolick After Dark

Have you ever wished Frolick was open later on a Friday so you could get in another workout with your pup? We've heard this from a number of you so want to host periodic "Frolick After Dark" sessions. This one is for large dogs of approximately 60lbs or more.

It's just $12 to drop in (free to gym members and monthly boarders), stay as long as you'd like. Staff will be on-hand to show you how to work with your dog over the agility course as well as how to try the dog treadmills and balance equipment.

No reservation required, just drop in and pay at the door -- and invite friends to meet you there, we love introducing new people to the fun of Frolick!

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FULL: Frolick Dogs 2018 Howl-O-Ween Party!
Nov
2
6:00 PM18:00

FULL: Frolick Dogs 2018 Howl-O-Ween Party!

Don't Miss the 4th Annual Frolick Dogs Howl-O-Ween Party!
We invite you and your four-legged-friends to join us for give-aways, prizes and more with our...
• Costume & Tricks Contests
• Agility Course
• Photo Booth
• Ball Pit
• Crafts & More!

Cost: $10 suggested donation per dog, collected at the door to benefit the Alexandria Police Foundation in support of retired K-9s.

Registration:
Feel free to invite your friends!  Well-behaved dogs welcomed — must remain on-leash throughout the event — and costumes are encouraged. This event fills up each year so please submit a free RSVP to secure your attendance (select early or late arrival time):

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2nd Annual Dog Walk for Literacy to benefit Alexandria Tutoring Consortium
Oct
21
2:00 PM14:00

2nd Annual Dog Walk for Literacy to benefit Alexandria Tutoring Consortium

Calling all dog lovers, readers and walkers! Frolick Dogs will be taking place in the 2nd Annual Dog Walk for Literacy from 2 – 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 21 at Ben Brenman Park, Alexandria.

Register for the Oct. 21 dog walk here: https://alexandriatutors.org/2018/08/24/atc-goes-to-the-dogs-again/

Who We Are!
The Alexandria Tutoring Consortium (ATC) is a nonprofit organization that supports the Alexandria City Public Schools by providing literacy tutoring and accompanying materials to kindergartners and first graders in 9 of the city’s public 14 elementary schools. We use a curriculum developed by the University of Virginia Curry School of Education, called Book Buddies, to work with children who are identified as needing individualized attention to become successful readers. ATC has been a valuable resource for Alexandria public schools since 1996, serving almost 3,000 students to date.

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Pints for Paws to benefit Animal Welfare League of Arlington
Oct
21
1:00 PM13:00

Pints for Paws to benefit Animal Welfare League of Arlington

Come on down for one of the Animal Welfare League of Arlington's biggest fundraisers of the year...and have a great time while you're at it! We'll be celebrating peak fall season with our pop-up pet festival, including UNLIMITED craft beers, live music, doggy costume contests, doggy games, a dog rest park, food trucks, and much more!

The Important Stuff

TICKET INFORMATION
Early Bird (only UNTIL Sept. 19th!!) = $35*
Pre-Event General Admission = $40
VIP Admission = $50**
Non-Drinking/Designated Driver Tickets = $10
Event-day General Admission Tickets = $45
Children 12 and under are free

All tickets include admission, a cup, and unlimited beer tastings for guests 21+.
*Early Bird tickets are available online and until September 19th!
** VIP Admission includes unlimited beer, larger tasting cup (14oz instead of 8oz = more beer & less lines), limited edition t-shirt ("In dog beers, I've only had one!" - preview coming soon)

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Official Schedule

1 pm
Doors and taps open!
Chair massages start!

1-2pm (Main Stage)
Travis Tucker

2pm (Pup Stage)
Doggy Costume Contest (#1)

2-3pm (Main Stage)
Eddie Pasa

3pm (Pup Stage)
Doggy Costume Contest (#2)

3-5pm (Main Stage)
Down Wilson

4pm (Pup Stage)
Doggy Costume Contest (#3)

4:45pm
Final call at the taps

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