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Million Paws Walk Winner

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Congratulations to Snoop and his human Kelly from everyone at City farmers Dogwash and thank you for supporting the RSPCA’s Million Paws Walk. See photo attached of “Snoop” who is our winner of the Million Paws Walk Dog washing for a year. Here he is about to enjoy his first bath!

City Farmers Dogwash at Million Paws Walk 2016

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Our Dogwash team once again rolled up their sleeves to support the RSPCA at their annual Million Paws Walk. Nearly 10,000 people (and their pets!) took part in the walk to fight animal cruelty and raise much needed funds for the cause. A big thank you goes out to our volunteers and dog washers who have been volunteering at the event for the past 20 years! All proceeds from the dog wash on the day were donated to the RSPCA and each dog washed received a showbag packed with goodies from City Farmers and our generous suppliers Love ‘Em Treats, Nestle Purina and Royal Canin. We were able .... Read More

Wishing Tree Appeal 2013

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It's coming up to that time of year where your pet chases baubles instead of tennis balls, there’s a tree to climb inside your house instead of out, and the smell of roast everything in the air! Whilst it may be a fun and festive season for some, sadly there are other animals that aren't so lucky and here at City Farmers we never forget our mates.  That's why, once again, we're running the City Farmers Wishing Tree Appeal to help support our community partners across Australia.  Simply donate a toy or a treat in store (or one of each if you're .... Read More

City Farmers Spearwood Now Open + Grand Opening this Weekend!

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Christmas might be around the corner but there's no switching into holiday mode for our team!  We're a special breed of guys and girls and we don't know how to slow down, especially when it comes to hatching new stores. We've sprouted some fresh new shops in Cannington, Camberwell and Booragoon in the last few weeks, and we've just thrown open the doors at City Farmers Spearwood today! We can't wait to meet all the two-legged, four-legged, feathered and finned folk in the community so make sure you pop in to say hi soon. There's tons of gift ideas .... Read More

Home Open at the Dogs' Refuge Home this Sunday!

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At City Farmers, we're quite partial to a good old sausage sizzle and a jumble sale. And our favourite place to get our fix is at the Dogs' Refuge Home Open Day!  On this Sunday November 3 from 10.30am, you'll find a huge fete of Saint Bernard proportions! There'll be stalls with books, CDs, DVDs, clothes and household items... We know you've heard it before, but we'll say it again - another person's trash is always someone else's treasure! So set aside an hour or two on Sunday and get digging. If you've got a green thumb or two, you'll .... Read More

Bring your pet for a family pawtrait - only at Cannington this Saturday!

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We're swinging into the party season with some more fun and games at our new Cannington store! We've got the Nova Casanovas popping in from 9.30am till 11am, plus we've lined up a Poloroid Photo Booth from 9.30am till 1.30pm! But only for this Saturday, November 2. So get out your clippers, combs and doggy cologne so you can bring your pet along for a family pawtrait! There's also loads of festive savings in store plus offers exclusive to Cannington just for this weekend! See you there!

The City of Wanneroo Dogs Breakfast is this Sunday!

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We're chasing our tails with excitement because there's only two more sleeps till the City of Wanneroo's Dogs Breakfast! That means a day in the park, soaking up the sunshine with our pets. Well, partly cloudy sunshine according to the weather man... Not just celebrating our canine companions, this year's event is paying homage to pets of all shapes and sizes!  So pop on some sunscreen and clip on your dog's lead and get down to the Kingsway Regional Sporting Complex from 9am this Sunday October 27, 2013. With over 40 exhibitors lined up, there's heaps .... Read More

19 Stores in WA & Cannington Grand Opening Photos

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It was 1991. Vanilla Ice was in the charts, a litre of petrol cost 70 cents, and we opened our first City Farmers store.Now 22 years later, we've grown from our small beginnings to 19 stores throughout WA! We've just opened our new Cannington store and have another pair opening in Spearwood and Booragoon next month. Check out all the happy snaps from the Grand Opening here and make sure you pop down to meet Tristan and his team at Cannington (at 1375 Albany Highway opposite Westfield Carousel). And watch out for more news about new stores soon!  

City Farmers Cannington - Now Open!

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You could say that, at City Farmers, we're really just a bunch of party animals. We just love celebrating with our mates and with another shiny new store now open in Cannington, we're making the most of the occasion by throwing a Grand Opening Sale from this Friday October 18 to Sunday October 20. We can't hand out party bags, but we've got plenty of party prices on a huge range of products. Our celebratory rates begin this Friday and last all weekend at the new City Farmers Cannington store. Just check them out here and start drawing up your shopping list. .... Read More

Come see us at the Kelmscott Annual Show!

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At City Farmers, we just love rolling up our sleeves and getting stuck in with the local community. We really get a kick out of lending a helping hand to those who need it, but of course we also like to kick back and have some fun! And one of our favourite events to do just that is the Kelmscott Annual Show! Attracting nearly 17,000 visitors and exhibitors each year, the Kelmscott Annual Show is a celebration and an annual family treat for generations of residents in Kelmscott and the surrounding area. And once again, City Farmers are the proud sponsor of the Children's .... Read More

2014 Dogs' Refuge Home Calendar - Now available at City Farmers

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We're as proud as punch to once again sponsor the annual calendar from our good mates at the Dogs' Refuge Home, Shenton Park. At just $9.95 each, the 2014 edition is now available and can be found at your local City Farmers store in WA and at the Dogs' Refuge Home in Shenton Park. We're even offering FREE SHIPPING on all calendars purchased online! Remember, all proceeds go straight to helping the Refuge continue to rescue and rehome Perth's dogs in need.  It's also a great gift idea for Christmas, and will give you head start on organising your New .... Read More

Only one more sleep to go!

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About 400,000 humans and 10,000 animals visit the IGA Perth Royal Show every year – so make sure you’re one of them! We're super excited (and also very proud!) to sponsor the City Farmers Animal Nursery; packed once again with Farmer Nigel’s baby goats, cows, ponies, lambs, dingoes, chooks and ducklings. There’ll also be some great giveaways and a competition for all visitors throughout the Show. We'll also be supporting our old mates from the Dogs' Refuge Home, Shenton Park – so don't forget to stop by and say hello. They'll be .... Read More

Guess who's off to the IGA Perth Royal Show on us?

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  Congratulations to the lucky winners of our IGA Perth Royal Show Ticket Competition!   Each of the lucky ducks below will be heading off for a fun-filled day at the Show with a FREE double pass from City Farmers.   L.Gilbert from Wannanup L.Leeson from Marmion T.Gallant from Kelmscott M.Killigrew from Rivervale K.Griffiths from Waterford   A massive thank you to everyone else who entered. We wish we could take you all to the show with us but if you do pop down, make sure you stop by the City Farmers Animal Nursery and say hi!     You can .... Read More

Congratulations to the Carney family!

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We couldn't be happier to announce that the winners of our Ekka 'Win an Aquarium' competition are Adam, Kylie, Kirsten, India & Aaron from the Carney family! Topping off a family trip to the EKKA show this year, the family are now the proud owners of a Blue Planet Serenelife Paradiso Aquarium prize pack!  We hope you'll enjoy hours on end watching your new finned friends in their aquatic paradise. A big thanks to everyone else who entered and we'll see you at the show again next year!

It's (almost) Showtime!

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The IGA Perth Royal Show is just around the corner, and once again, we're super excited (and also very proud!) to sponsor the City Farmers Animal Nursery.  It'll be packed with baby goats, cows, ponies, lambs, chooks and ducklings - so come past and visit your favourite baby animal! We'll also be supporting our old mates from the Dogs' Refuge Home, Shenton Park - so don't forget to stop by and say hello. They'll be selling showbags of goodies for your dog (large or small). We reckon they're the hottest showbags this year and, proudly sponsored by .... Read More

City Farmers Narre Warren Now Open!

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We're pleased as punch to announce the opening of our latest store in Victoria in Narre Warren. Thanks to the local community (and their four legged friends) who came down to our store-warming launch celebrations over the weekend – it was great fun to meet you and here are a few shots from the day. City Farmers Narre Warren is at Casey Lifestyle Centre, Corner of Princes Highway and Narre Warren North Road. Chook out the photos from our Grand Opening on the weekend.

Proudly Supporting Ekka 2013

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At City Farmers, we're all about connecting with things that make life great - like pets and the community, and the ever popular Ekka Show in Brisbane! We're proud as punch to be the sponsors of the Feline, Fish and Puppy Pavilion for 2013, so make sure you pop in and get close to the animals! There'll be oodles of poodles, terriers, spaniels and more in the Puppy Pavilion. There'll be litters of kittens and cats to admire in the Feline Pavilion and a spectacular array of fish to mesmerise you in the aquarium section. There'll also be all the usual .... Read More

Dogs' Refuge Home Street Appeal 2013

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Keep your eyes peeled and your spare change handy Friday June 7 because volunteers for the Dogs' Refuge Home will be taking to the streets for the annual Street Appeal! One of the biggest fundraisers for the Refuge each year, the Appeal helps to raise much needed funds to enable the folks at the Refuge to continue rescuing and rehoming hundreds of beautiful dogs every year. You can find donation tins in every City Farmers store in WA in the week leading up to the event, and remember every cent counts! You can also find volunteers shaking tins at local participating shopping .... Read More

Million Paws Walk 2013

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We can't believe it's been a whole year already since the last Million Paws Walk, but our City Farmers Dogwash team rallied together yet again to wash as many dogs as possible on Sunday, May 19, all to raise funds for the RSPCA Million Paws Walk. Out in force for the 17th year in a row, the team rolled up their sleeves to give a bit of TLC to the pups who pounded the pavement all for a good cause. And thanks to 300 dogs, 12 baths and 15 expert dog washers, we managed to raise over $6000 this year! That brings our grand total of money raised for the RSPCA Million Paws .... Read More

The Original Bird Show - June 8 & June 9

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Presented by the Avicultural Society of WA and proudly sponsored by City Farmers, the Original Bird Show is the event to flock to for bird enthusiasts! A great day out for all fans of our feathered friends, there's plenty to see and do for all the family. You can find loads of accessories for your pets at home - or even find them a new friend with birds for sale by members of the Society! If you're searching for just a bit of advice, there'll also be plenty of experts on hand. Entry fees are just $5 for adults and kids under 12 get in for free! Cannington Recreation .... Read More