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December 2015

December 12, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

GPRW will be at Mounds East on Saturday, Dec. 12th with a special guest. No, it’s not Santa, it’s Mat! In addition to being a wonderful example of a Great Pyrenees, Mat has a special talent for carting. You may have seen him in different parades around the area, pulling little kids around and loving every minute of it. Owner Lori will also be there from 1:30-3:30 to answer any questions you have about carting and Great Pyrenees in general.…

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December 18, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Looking to get some of those presents gift-wrapped? If you love Barnes and Noble and are in the Appleton area, plan to do your shopping from 4:00 – 10:00 on Friday, December 18th. You can get your gifts wrapped by Julie, one of GPRW’s most dedicated volunteers. This year she will be wrapping gifts for SIX straight hours to raise funds for the rescue. Quite frankly, Julie could sure use a little help on this busy day. So if you’d…

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May 2016

May 1, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Looking for ways to spend a PYR-fect Sunday? Join Great Pyrenees Rescue of Wisconsin at PuppyUp Madison 2016 this Sunday, May 1, at McKee Farms in Fitchburg, WI! This annual event is a 2-mile walk to help raise funds and awareness for canines and humans whose lives have been touched by cancer. We hope to form a Pyr pack to walk the route together. If you’re interested, meet at the GPRW booth by 10:45. Together we will help take a…

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November 2016

November 16, 2016

Bring on the bling! GPRW has been selected to be a part of the “Let’s Pawtner Together” holiday charity program sponsored by Dazzling Paws Jewelry LLC. On Wednesday, November 16, visit www.dazzlingpawsjewelry.com. With every order placed this day, Dazzling Paws Jewelry will donate 25% of all sales to Great Pyrenees Rescue of Wisconsin! Adopters, families, friends and loyal supporters alike can shop for the holidays while making a much appreciated donation. For those of you who have ever rescued a canine…

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November 16, 2016

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16! Tundra is makin’ her list and checkin’ it twice! Quite the on-line shopper this rescue girl is!! Taking time to paw-ruse the Dazzling Paws Jewelry site to shop for her friends and family! Pendants, Bracelets, Charms, Breed Jewelry, Charity, Rescue, Dog Bone, Heart, Flyball, Obedience, Conformation, you name it, they have it! They also have an engraved line to personalize a variety of beautiful jewelry items. On Wednesday, November 16, visit www.dazzlingpawsjewelry.com, and Dazzling Paws Jewelry will…

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June 2017

June 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Look for the white and blue banner at Dog Fest this Sunday in Sun Prairie! This annual outdoor event at Angel Park has lots of dog-related activities throughout the day – contests, demonstrations, and all things canine! Many rescue groups will have a booth at this fun event, along with vendors promoting different foods and other products. Bring your dog and join us, but be aware that it is going to be a very warm day. Plan accordingly for you and your…

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September 2017

September 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mark your calendars because the Great Rescue Ride is on! Thanks to the tireless work of Tammy and Dave, this motorcycle (and car) ride is a favorite GPRW event. All proceeds benefit the dogs.  What a great way to enjoy the fall weather, relax a bit, meet some great people, win prizes and support Great Pyrenees rescue. Check out the Great Rescue Ride Facebook page for more information about the ride. We’ll have more details as decisions are made. Hope to…

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November 2017

November 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The big, white dogs and their people will be at the Wisconsin Dog Fair on Sunday, November 5th. Located in the Alliant Center – Exhibition Hall in Madison, this yearly event showcases over 100 dog breeds, along with rescue groups and other dog-related items, organizations and businesses. This year, the Mostly Harmless Team will provide a flyball demonstration. If you haven’t seen flyball before, it’s definitely worth the trip. Happy, happy dogs! Animal communicator Julie Ann Marie will be featured, as will Dr.…

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June 2015

June 7, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The GPRW Fundraiser at Talbot’s in Madison. Where to begin to share how much fun and successful this was? Or to describe the experience that this store created for us? From start to finish we were surrounded by wonderful people who wanted to make sure they did everything possible to help us raise funds for and increase awareness of GPRW. Our very heartfelt thanks go out to so many for so much. We’ll start with Jeni Johnson, General Manager of…

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