We’ve started a tradition here in the desert that will only get more amazing each year as we gather our pack of Chihuahua loving animal enthusiasts. Venus de Fido along with their fabulous friends and sponsors: Loving All Animals, CV Weekly, Pet Companion Magazine, Spoiled Dog Designs, PSA Organica and Club DSS are excited to present our 2nd Annual Chihuahua Palooza, held on Cinco de Mayo from 3 – 5pm.

We are proud to announce that Loving All Animals will bring adorable adoptable pets and receive a portion of the proceeds.

We invite you to join us for drinks & treats for pets and parents, fun, games and prizes, all for $15 per person with an unlimited size pack.

  • Most Photogenic Photo Contest – submit a photo by using #venusdefido for a chance to be featured in our Chihuahua most photogenic contest.

(Submit today through 3pm on May 5th)

  • Chihuahua Trivia Contest – 3pm
  • Running of the Chihuahuas – 3:15pm
  • Simon Barks – 3:30pm
  • The howl-a-thon – 3:45pm
  • Trick Tips for Chihuahua’s – 4pm
  • Star Search for Coachella’s Top Chihuahua Model Contest – 4:15pm

How many Chihuahuas can we pack into the park? It will be a sight to see. 

If you have a mixed breed or a mixed pack, it’s ok; all dogs are welcome.

Treats Samples & Party Favors for the first 50 guests to RSVP at our website venusdefido.com.   

Games & Prizes, Demos & Shopping, Raffles & Good Times for a Good Cause at Venus de Fido at 73600 Alessandro Dr. Palm Desert, one block north or 111 & 1 block east of San Pablo.

(This is an on & off leash public event. Not all dogs attending will be temperament tested or required to show proof of vaccinations, but we highly recommend that parents only bring pets that are socially well mannered and vaccinated.)

A special thank you to our sponsors:

Loving All Animals for being our chosen charity and bringing adoptable pets– Rep to Judge

CV Weekly for advertising and Web Advertising – Rep to Judge

Pet Companion Magazine for Promotional Print Cost and Web Advertising – Rep to Judge

Spoiled Dog Designs for providing Shopping Kioske, Fashions, Raffle Prizes– Rep Judge

PSA Organica – Food Sponsor and CBD Dog Treat Kioske – Rep Judge

Club DSS – Training Tips Demo, Raffle Prizes– Rep Judge

Pampered Pet – Raffle Prizes