We’re sorry, but we’ve had to postpone Summer Fest until next year:

please mark your calendar with the new date:

Sunday, June 25, 2017, from Noon – 4 pm

at Malibu Bluffs Park, Malibu, CA


The traditions will continue!

Special features of this fun-filled, family day, include:

  • Catered lunch, cooked on-site
  • Homemade Dessert Buffet
  • NEW! Wine-tasting by local vintners and a Beer Garden
  • Doggie Fun Zone returns!
  • Dog Pro Agility and Stunt Performances, plus DYOA (do your own agility)
  • Dedicated Children’s Area with Face-Painting and Craft Projects
  • Vendors Galore! Shop for unique pet products and services
  • Dog Training Demos by k9’s own Alumni
  • Live Entertainment by OPCC | Lamp talent

We are very excited to be holding Summer Fest at a Westside-adjacent venue: Malibu Bluffs Park, that is not only beautiful, but dog and vendor-friendly!

You can download a  2017 Summer Fest Sponsorship Form here; or visit the revised Summer Fest event site – Coming Soon! For more information, contact Juliet.


Thanks to all our k9 supporters for going ALL IN!

In case you missed it, please enjoy these virtual highlights captured by Rick Detorie



We hope you were able to join us for Summer Fest…but if not, you can enjoy this video by Rick Detorie.

Watch the 2015 Summer Fest video here!

Catch the live performance of “Loyal Companion” by k9 alum Bryant, who wrote a poem for his (adopted) dog, Chispa.

And take a look at the great photos by Tom Fox, Rita Earl and Julia Beynon!

See you NEXT YEAR for the 11th annual fundraiser, Sunday, June 25, 2017.

We’re Celebrating!

2015 marks the occasion of 10 years since the founding of k9 connection. Please check back frequently as we roll out the anniversary events.


Please enjoy this

tribute to our founders

Pat Sinclair and Katherine Beattie, and take a stroll down memory lane!


logo concept 3 (darker blue)

In case you missed it; check out all the fun everyone and their dog had at Summer Fest 2014!

Are you Kiss-a-Bull? These Summer Fest guests are!

Photos by Rita Earl

Photos by Susan Einstein

Photos by Julia Beynon

Video by Rick Detorie:

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