ARL Trick AND Treat 2020

  • Date: 10/31/2020
    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location: Animal Rescue League Training Center
    5452 NE 22nd Street
    Des Moines, IA 50313
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Trick and TreatBring your dog to the ARL to our 4th annual HOWL-O-WEEN party just for them!

Your dog will be able to show their best trick at multiple treat stations around our Training Center to earn a tasty treat. Dress your dog in costume and then stop by our photo booth to capture the memory forever. Receive a discount on Halloween-theme pet toys and dog treats. 

Tickets are just $15 and include: 

  • 1 digital photo from the photo booth (emailed within 1 week)

  • 1 pumpkin pie for your pup to enjoy (dollup of pumpkin with a dash of whip cream on the top)

  • Opportunity for your dog to show off their best tricks to earn treats! 

  • Cash bar (stocked with soda, water, adult beverages, apple cider and hot chocolate

NEW THIS YEAR! You and your pup could win a $50 gift card to the Animal House store and a prize pack during the costume contest! Photos of all dogs who wish to participate will be uploaded to the Facebook event and the photo with the most likes by Monday at 9:00 am wins! 

Humans of all ages are welcome (remind your kids to ask before petting other dogs!). The event will be in the Training Center at the ARL. Enter from the South side of the building for easiest access.


FINE PRINT: We welcome friendly dogs of all sizes and breeds and their responsible owners. Dogs must be leashed and under the control of their owner at all times. Dogs deemed unsuitable will be asked to leave immediately. No retractable leashes, choke chains, prong collars, dogs in heat, or dogs under 6 months will be allowed (for their safety).

NOTE: All attendees will be required to wear masks for the safety of staff and participants. Attendees are strongly encouraged to practice current recommended safety guidelines as-appropriate for each individual including (but not limited to) social distancing of 6 feet or more, wearing a mask, and hand washing. The ARL will provide hand sanitizer at all events. If you have questions about our COVID-19 safety measures or would like to request accommodations like curbside pick-up where possible, please contact .

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