Archives for Pet Events

Fun in the Sun — For Charity

As one of the city’s trusted leaders in animal health, part of our mission at Blum Animal Hospital is to support Chicago’s pet community. We’re proud to be a sponsor for two of this summer’s largest pet fund-raising events, Bark in the Park and PAWS Chicago’s 5K, two pet-friendly charity walk/runs that take advantage of Chicago’s marvelous parks and skyline.
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Winter HapPAWnings

Just because it’s winter, doesn’t mean you can’t have fun with your furry family member! There are tons of things to do in the city with your pet around the city. Here are just some of the options!
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Paws around Chicagoland

Summer is one of the best times to be in Chicago and getting to experience the city with a pet can be amazing! Here are some events in the Chicagoland area that are designed just for your furry family member!
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Give Love, Give Life

  Every day, sick and injured dogs need blood transfusions, but unfortunately there are not a lot of national blood banks for animals. With the high demand for blood many larger animal hospitals are developing their own blood banks that local animal hospitals rely on. In honor of Valentine’s Day, Blum Animal Hospital is partnering with Chicago Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center to host a blood drive to support CVESC’s blood bank.
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Blum Animal Hospital Veteran’s Day Drive- Please Help!

Veteran’s Day is Monday, November 11th and to support the incredible men and women who served our country, Blum Animal Hospital is collecting pet supplies all month long for a very special volunteer-run and non-profit organization: Pets for Vets.  According to the Pets for Vets website, “studies have shown that pets can be tremendously helpful in the rehabilitation process of someone suffering from PTSD or depression.”  Pets for Vets Chicago matches up eligible veterans with shelter dogs who have been
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