Events
 See our events calendar here.

Current Scheduled Events:


Fit Happenz Grand Opening
Saturday September 16th, 2023 10:00 AM until 02:00 PM
Location: Fit Happenz
Map: 2084 George Urban Blvd. Depew NY 14043

Vendors, classes and adoptable dogs!  Come out and celebrate this new business and support local dog rescue!




Adoption Event
Wednesday September 20th, 2023 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!



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Drop & Go Recycling
Saturday September 23rd, 2023 10:00 AM until 05:00 PM
Location: Xtra Dime Back
Map: 1041 Englewood Ave Tonawanda NY 14223

Bring all your recyclable cans and bottles to Xtra Dime Back and they'll do the rest.  You don't even have to get out of your car!  Just let them know you're donating to Buffalo CARES Animal Rescue!




Adoption Event
Saturday October 7th, 2023 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!



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Baskets & Brews
Sunday October 22nd, 2023 12:00 PM until 05:00 PM
Location: Knights of Columbus
Map: 755 Erie Road North Tonawanda NY 14120

 

TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR BASKETS & BREWS!!!!

Come join us on October 22nd to watch Buffalo Bills vs New England Patriots on the Big screen.

Ticket price includes: Food, Beer/Pop/Coffee and entry into door prize.

We will also be having a Basket Raffle, 50/50 Tickets, Liquor Pull and Merchandise for purchase.

Pre Sale starts Sept. 1st through October 15th

Kids under 2 are free 2-11 are $10.00 both presale and at the door

12 and over: $20.00 cash for tickets from your favorite volunteer $22.50 through Venmo

At the Door: 12 and over: $25.00 cash $27.50 Venmo

All presale tickets purchased through Venmo will be at will call day of the event



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Adoption Event
Saturday November 4th, 2023 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!



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Pictures with Santa
Friday November 10th, 2023 6:00 PM until Saturday November 11th, 2023 05:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

 



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Adoption Event
Wednesday November 15th, 2023 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!



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Adoption Event
Saturday December 2nd, 2023 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!



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Drop & Go Recycling
Saturday December 16th, 2023 10:00 AM until 05:00 PM
Location: Xtra Dime Back
Map: 1041 Englewood Ave Tonawanda NY 14223

Bring all your recyclable cans and bottles to Xtra Dime Back and they'll do the rest.  You don't even have to get out of your car!  Just let them know you're donating to Buffalo CARES Animal Rescue!




Adoption Event
Wednesday December 20th, 2023 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!



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Adoption Event
Saturday January 6th, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Wednesday January 17th, 2024 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Saturday February 3rd, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Pawlentine's Adoption Event
Saturday February 10th, 2024 10:00 AM until 03:00 PM
Location: McKinley Mall
Map: 3701McKinley Pkwy Hamburg NY 14219




Adoption Event
Wednesday February 21st, 2024 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Saturday March 2nd, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Bowling for Puppies
Sunday March 3rd, 2024 2:00 PM until 04:30 PM
Location: Classic Lanes (716) 873-3383
Map: 1840 Military Rd Kenmore NY 14217

Buffalo C.A.R.E.S presents Bowling for Puppies.

Cost: $11 per Bowler includes 2 games & shoes.

Reserve a lane for $65. Your family or company name will be displayed on the lane.

Prizes, Basket Raffle and 50/50



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Adoption Event
Wednesday March 20th, 2024 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Saturday April 6th, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Thursday April 18th, 2024 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Bottle and Can Redemption
Saturday April 20th, 2024 10:00 AM until 05:00 PM
Location: Xtra Dime Back
Map: 1041 Englewood Ave Tonawanda NY 14223

Drop off your cans and bottles and help support the animals in our care!




Meat Raffle
Friday April 26th, 2024 6:00 PM until 10:00 PM
Location: Knights of Columbus
Map: 755 Erie Road North Tonawanda NY 14120

Bring your friends, singles and coolers to this exciting event where you can win meat and have a fun night out! Reserve tables of 10: $135 before 3/25 or $150 after 3/25 or until sold out. Individual Tickets: $15 online or at door. There will be 50/50 split, Gift Certificate and Basket Raffle. Additional cost


Adoption Event
Saturday May 4th, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Thursday May 16th, 2024 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Saturday June 1st, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Chiavetta's Chicken BBQ
Tuesday June 11th, 2024 4:00 PM until 07:00 PM
Location: South Buffalo Charter School
Map: 154 S. Ogden Street Buffalo NY 14210

Chiavetta's Chicken BBQ Dinner Fundraiser Benefits Buffalo C.A.R.E.S Animal Rescue. When: June 11th from 4:00pm - 7:00pm Where: South Buffalo Charter School, 154 Ogden St, Buffalo 14210 Drive thru pick up!! Door Prize Drawing. Tickets: $14 pre-sale until June 7th $15 after June 7th For pre-sale call 716-427-8787

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Puppy Flow
Friday June 14th, 2024 6:00 PM until 07:00 PM
Location: Fit Happenz
Map: 2084 George Urban Blvd. Depew NY 14043




McKinley Vendor Market
Saturday June 15th, 2024 10:00 AM until 05:00 PM
Location: McKinley Mall
Map: 3701McKinley Pkwy Hamburg NY 14219




Cause for the Paws Pet Expo
Saturday June 22nd, 2024 10:00 AM until 03:00 PM
Location: Williamsville Depot
Map: 86 S Long St Williamsville NY 14221




2024 Kenmore Porchfest
Sunday June 23rd, 2024 8:00 AM until 06:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217




June 2024 Car Show
Friday June 28th, 2024 6:00 PM until 08:00 PM
Location: Classic Lanes (716) 873-3383
Map: 1840 Military Rd Kenmore NY 14217

Come check out some amazing cars and even more amazing adoptable animals from Buffalo CARES Animal Rescue!




Cat Spay/Neuter Clinic
Saturday June 29th, 2024 8:00 AM until Wednesday June 26th, 2024 05:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217




Pups on the Patio
Thursday July 11th, 2024 6:00 PM until 08:00 PM
Location: The 33 Speakeasy Grill
Map: 3455 Genesee Street Cheektowaga NY 14225

Join some amazing adoptable pups from Buffalo CARES Animal Rescue for fun, food and drinks!




Pups on the Patio
Friday July 19th, 2024 6:00 PM until 08:00 PM
Location: Hartman's Distilling Co.
Map: 55 Chicago Street Buffalo NY 14204

Join Buffalo CARES Animal Rescue for an evening of spirits and spirited pups available for adoption!




Kenilworth UCC Lawn Fete
Saturday July 20th, 2024 12:00 PM until 05:00 PM
Location: To Be Determined
Map: Tonawanda NY 14150


July 2024 Car Show
Friday July 26th, 2024 6:00 PM until 08:00 PM
Location: Classic Lanes (716) 873-3383
Map: 1840 Military Rd Kenmore NY 14217

Come check out some amazing cars and even more amazing adoptable animals from Buffalo CARES Animal Rescue!




Pups on the Patio
Thursday August 22nd, 2024 6:00 PM until 08:00 PM
Location: The 33 Speakeasy Grill
Map: 3455 Genesee Street Cheektowaga NY 14225

Join some amazing adoptable pups from Buffalo CARES Animal Rescue for fun, food and drinks!




Adoption-Vendor Event
Sunday August 25th, 2024 10:00 AM until 02:00 PM
Location: Xtra Dime Back
Map: 1041 Englewood Ave Tonawanda NY 14223

Join Buffalo CARES Animal Rescue and many other organizations and vendors in this fun event to meet available animals, get some goodies for you and your pet, and learn about all the different services available in the community.




Adoption Event
Saturday September 7th, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Catalyst Adoption Event
Sunday September 8th, 2024 12:00 PM until 04:00 PM
Location: Catalyst Fitness
Map: 281 Meyer Road Amherst NY 14226


McKinley Vendor Market
Saturday September 14th, 2024 10:00 AM until 05:00 PM
Location: McKinley Mall
Map: 3701McKinley Pkwy Hamburg NY 14219


Adoption Event
Wednesday September 18th, 2024 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




KENtoberfest
Saturday September 21st, 2024 2:00 PM until 08:00 PM
Location: To Be Determined
Map: Tonawanda NY 14150


Adoption Event
Saturday October 5th, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Wednesday October 16th, 2024 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Saturday November 2nd, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Wednesday November 20th, 2024 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Saturday December 7th, 2024 11:00 AM until 01:00 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!




Adoption Event
Wednesday December 18th, 2024 6:30 PM until 08:30 PM
Location: Buffalo Cares Resource Center
Map: 2565 Elmwood Ave. Kenmore NY 14217

Come meet your new best friend!