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PAWp Up Shop

Saturday, November 19, 2022
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sugar Land Animal Shelter
101B Gillingham Lane, 77478

Come And Enjoy The First Ever Animal Shelter Event!

Inviting all animal lovers to connect as one community to support the City’s animal shelter! We welcome attendees from all over to shop, play, learn and connect over our shared goals of improving the quality of life for shelter animals. Vendors from across the region will be in attendance to create a fun and engaging atmosphere!

Sugar Land's first ever PAWp Up Shop will feature food, music, games and adoptable pets! Stay up to date on all things PAWp Up Shop by visiting the Facebook Event Page.

Activities and Attractions

Relay Races

Do you think you have what it takes to make it at the animal shelter? Join our "poop" scooping relay races! Prizes will be awarded for different age groups, but spots are limited. Complete and send your Entry Form before November 14th.   

Pup Strut

Show off your pet's sense of style and join our Pup Strut Competition! We're bringing in some of our finest First Responders to judge, and prizes will be awarded to winners of different categories such as "Most Stylish" and "Most Heroic". Follow the Facebook Event Page to learn more! 

Low Cost Microchipping

Microchipping saves lives! If you don't have your furry family members microchipped, here's your chance! City staff will be available throughout the event to microchip any pet for $15.50 each. There is no additional cost to register the microchip and add your personal contact information. Pet already microchipped? Stop by, and we'll verify the information currently on file to let you know if you need to update your contacts.

Animal Shelter Tours  

Never been to the Animal Shelter? Here is your chance to meet staff and get a tour and overview of what we do at the shelter. While you're there, make sure to visit with our adoptable shelter residents. You never know when you might find your next best friend! Check out all of our available animals here on Trello.

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Want to Participate?


An event like this takes a lot of effort and manpower to put together. Join our team of amazing volunteers to help make a difference! Sign up to volunteer at the PAWp Up Shop and other shelter-related opportunities at the Volunteer Portal.


Do you offer "pawsome" products and services and want to join us at the event? Vendor and sponsor opportunities are available for all city events. For more information, contact the Event email at 

Other Opportunities

Can't make it to the event but still want to help? Check out our general and neonatal Amazon wish lists. Donations arrive directly to the shelter and are vital to providing the care and attention our shelter residents deserve. 


  • Is it free to attend?
    • Yes, the event is free to attend. There will be opportunities to donate to the shelter and purchase from onsite vendors.
  • Where do I park?
    • Parking will be available across the street in the Schlumberger lot at 210 Schlumberger Dr, Sugar Land TX 77478.
  • What vendors will be there?
    • There will be several pet related vendors attending the event. The full list has not yet been finalized. Visit the Facebook Event Page to stay up to date.
  • Can I bring my dog?
    • Yes, you can bring your dog. They must be secured on a leash and up to date on all vaccinations. Please consider your pet's temperament when deciding whether to bring him/her. Animals exhibiting aggressive behavior will be asked to depart the event.  
  • Can I bring my dog inside the shelter?
    • No. While this is a pet-friendly event, for the safety of your pet and our shelter pets, visiting pups will not be able to enter the shelter. There will be personnel onsite that can "pup-sit" if you'd like to visit the shelter animals.
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