2017 Activities


Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Morrell Rd. next to West Town Mall on  Saturday, August 26 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.

Mast General Store - Since 1883 Thanks for joining us at  Mast General Store  (located at 402 S Gay St. in Knoxville, TN) for our recent adoption event on  Saturday, August 19, from 1 - 3 pm. 

Thanks for joining us  Sunday, August 6 from 4-6 pm  for a fun event to benefit Ijams Nature Center and Small Breed Rescue of East Tennessee (SBRET). People had a chance to take their furry friend for a one-hour guided tour around Otter Island. Plus, they got a free pint from the Ijams Beer Garden and a special treat for all pups! Life jackets were available for all participants and their pups if needed. Start times will be at 4:00 pm and 5:00 pm.

Those with their own equipment were also encouraged to bring it and join us! SBRET attended, accepted donations and had some of our adoptable pups there! Knox Brew Tours was available to shuttle folks from the parking lot down to the river. Thanks to all those who came to cool off with us and some Dog Days of Summer fun at this  Paddling with Pups  event!

Thanks for joining us at Petco in Brooklawn Center next door to Kroger in  Farragut  on  Saturday,
August 5 from 1 - 3 pm 
for our recent adoption event.




Thanks for joining us at  Crafty Bastard Brewery on Sunday, July 23 . $1 per pint sold for all beer sales went to SBRET for the day, and we had a table set up with a couple  adoptable dogs from 2-6 pm . Visit their facebook page and website for location and directions.

Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Morrell Rd. next to West Town Mall on  Saturday, July 22 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.



Thanks for joining us at  Last Days of Autumn Brewing & Taproom  at 808 E Magnolia 37917 on  Sunday, July 16 from 4-6  for the Wags and Bags Cornhole Tournament to benefit Curesearch Childrens Cancer Research. Click here for official event info.

Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Morrell Rd. next to West Town Mall on  Saturday, July 15 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.

Mast General Store - Since 1883 Thanks for joining us at  Mast General Store  (located at 402 S Gay St. in Knoxville, TN) for our recent adoption event on  Saturday, July 15, from 1 - 3 pm. 



Thanks for joining us at  Dixie Lee Wines & Liquors  at 13044 Kingston Pike on  Friday, July 7 from 5-7  for our upcoming adoption event.

Thanks for joining us at Petco in Brooklawn Center next door to Kroger in  Farragut  on  Saturday,
July 1 from 1 - 3 pm 
for our upcoming adoption event. If you plan to attend this event and would like to see a particular dog, please let us know in advance since we don't always take every dog to every event.




Thanks for joining us at  Crafty Bastard Brewery on Sunday, June 25 . $1 per pint sold for all beer sales went to SBRET for the day, and we had a table set up with a couple  adoptable dogs from 2-6 pm . Visit their facebook page and website for location and directions.

Thanks for joining us at Petco in Brooklawn Center next door to Kroger in  Farragut  on  Saturday,
June 3 from 1 - 3 pm 
for our recent adoption event.



Thanks for joining us at  Last Days of Autumn Brewery  at 808 E Magnolia 37917 on  Saturday, June 3 from 1-3 . $1 a pint went to SBRET. We had a few dogs outside at the event.

Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Morrell Rd. next to West Town Mall on  Saturday, May 27 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.

Thanks for joining us at  Crafty Bastard Brewery on Sunday, May 21 . $1 per pint sold for all beer sales went to SBRET for the day, and we had a table set up with a couple  adoptable dogs from 2-6 pm . Visit their facebook page and website for location and directions.

Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Morrell Rd. next to West Town Mall on  Saturday, May 13 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.

Thanks for joining us at  Village Vet Pet Fair on Saturday, May 6th from 11 - 2 pm.  There were tours of the facility, prizes and visits with vendors and rescues. There was also free snacks and lots of fun!

Village Veterinary Medical Center is located at 11301 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN near Brooklawn St. in Turkey Creek. They are an AAHA accredited small animal hospital founded in 1981 offering proactive internal medicine, surgery, laser surgery, pain management, oncology, stem cell therapy, canine reproduction, chemotherapy, advanced imaging and diagnostics.

Thanks for joining us at the  Brewhibition Spring Craft Beer Festival  on  Saturday, April 29  at the Historic Southern Railway Station at 306 W Depot Ave. Knoxville, TN 37917. Brewhibition is not only a celebration to the end of Prohibition, but also an homage to the amazing Tennessee and regional brewers who were born out of Prohibition. Festival hours were from 2-6pm and we also had the  Knox Brew Tours Cuddle Bus  available so people could visit with SBRET puppies.



Thanks for joining us at  The Casual Pint Craft Beer Market  in the Brooklawn Shopping Center on Kingston Pike in Farragut on  Friday, April 21  from 6 - 8 pm for the Pints for Pups adoption event and fundraiser at 143 Brooklawn St. The Casual Pint had beer specials, swag giveaways, a food truck and free hotdogs. It was for a great cause and was a lot of fun.





Special thanks to Altar'd State for letting SBRET to participate in Spring Mission Mondays from January 23rd through April 17! That meant every time you shopped on a Monday through April 17, we got a portion of the sales! The store is located in Farragut in the Turkey Creek Shopping Area! Click here to visit their website.

Mast General Store - Since 1883 Thanks for joining us at  Mast General Store  (located at 402 S Gay St. in Knoxville, TN) for our recent adoption event on  Saturday, April 15, from 1 - 3 pm. 



 Knox Brew Tours  donated the proceeds from ticket sales on
 Wednesday, April 12  to SBRET. Check out their video describing this event at https://www.facebook.com/KnoxBrewTours/videos/1496751543691719/
For detailed event info, go to: http://www.knoxbrewtours.com/smallbreed

Click here for pictures from the event.

Ruger
Thanks for joining us at  Crafty Bastard Brewery on Sunday, April 9 from 3-8pm  at 6 Emory Place Knoxville, TN 37917 for  Ruger's Birthday Party . We appreciate all the gifts received for the dogs in SBRET foster care in honor of Ruger. See below for pictures of Ruger enjoying his birthday treat and his birthday salmon.

Crafty Bastard Brewery specializes in unconventional craft beers and keeps it small to ensure that they provide the most unique, top-quality beers in East Tennessee. Thanks for joining us for a great cause and some great beer. Visit their facebook page and website for location and directions.



Ruger's 1st birthday treat      Rugar's birthday salmon


Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Morrell Rd. next to West Town Mall on  Saturday, April 8 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.

Thanks for joining us at Petco in Brooklawn Center next door to Kroger in  Farragut  on  Saturday,
April 1 from 1 - 3 pm 
for our recent adoption event.




Thanks for joining us for  Last Days of Autumn Brewery Yappy Hour  at 808 E Magnolia 37917 on  Saturday, March 18 from 4-8 . $1 a pint went to SBRET.

Mast General Store - Since 1883 Thanks for joining us at  Mast General Store  (located at 402 S Gay St. in Knoxville, TN) for our recent adoption event on  Saturday, March 18, from 1 - 3 pm. 




Thanks for joining us at  Crafty Bastard Brewery on Sunday, March 12 . $1 per pint sold for all beer sales went to SBRET for the day, and we had a table set up with a couple  adoptable dogs from 2-6 pm . Visit their facebook page and website for location and directions.




 Knox Brew Tours  was also there to sponsor the  Cuddle Bus . For a $5 donation people got to cuddle with lots of puppies on their brew bus for 10 minutes. Check out the Knox Brew Tours video describing the Cuddle Bus at https://www.facebook.com/craftybastardbrewery/videos/vb.1443590475917708/1861394714137280/. Who would have guessed that after making that video Zack would end up adopting one of the puppies? It was love at first sight for For Charlie Rye (formerly Lavender) and Zack.

Thanks for joining us at  Altar'd State  at 11341 Parkside Drive on  Friday, March 10 from 5 pm to 8:30 pm  for our recent adoption event. Click here to read the official event flyer.

Thanks for joining us at Petco in Brooklawn Center next door to Kroger in  Farragut  on  Saturday,
March 4 from 1 - 3 pm 
for our recent adoption event.

Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Morrell Rd. next to West Town Mall on  Saturday, February 25 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.




Thanks for joining us at  Crafty Bastard Brewery on Sunday, February 19 . $1 per pint sold for all beer sales went to SBRET for the day, and we had a table set up with a couple  adoptable dogs from 2-6 pm . Visit their facebook page and website for location and directions.

Sugar Mama's Knox Thanks for joining us at  Sugar Mama's  (located at 135 S Gay St. in Knoxville, TN) for our recent fundraiser during Yappy Hour on  Saturday, February 11, from 6 - 10 pm.  During Yappy Hour with SBRET, $1 per pint going to SBRET. Everyone enjoyed a local craft beer and listened to some acoustic music from Brad Austin and Stevie Jones at Sugar Mama's! Sugar Mama's is a bakery, eatery, and craft beer pub in downtown Knoxville. They offer local and regional craft beer on draft as well as a large selection of bottled beer, locally roasted coffee that is ground in house and all food (including hand crafted pizza) is made from scratch. We had a table set up to accept donationa and share information about SBRET but there were no rescue dogs at this fundraising event. Visit their website or facebook page for more information about Sugar Mama's Knox. Click here to view our Amazon Wish List.

Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Morrell Rd. next to West Town Mall on  Saturday, February 11 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.

Thanks for joining us at Petco in Brooklawn Center next door to Kroger in  Farragut  on  Saturday,
February 4 from 1 - 3 pm 
for our recent adoption event.




Thanks for joining us at  Crafty Bastard Brewery on Sunday, January 29 . $1 per pint sold for all beer sales went to SBRET for the day, and we had table set up with a couple  adoptable dogs from 2-6 pm . Visit their facebook page and website for location and directions.

Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Morrell Rd. next to West Town Mall on  Saturday, January 28 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.

Mast General Store - Since 1883 Thanks for joining us at  Mast General Store  (located at 402 S Gay St. in Knoxville, TN) for our recent adoption event on  Saturday, January 21, from 1 - 3 pm. 

Thanks for joining us at PetSmart on Parkside Drive at Turkey Creek on  Saturday, January 14 from 1 until 3 pm  for our recent adoption event.


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