Details announced for Friday’s ‘Pucks for Paws Game’

The Flint Firebirds are holding their inaugural ‘Pucks for Paws’ game this Friday night where fans can bring their dogs to a Flint Firebirds hockey game!

The Firebirds are facing-off against the Sudbury Wolves with puck drop set for 7:00pm at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center in Flint, Michigan. Single game tickets start as low as $12!


Below lists all the details leading up to puck drop:

  • Dog leash giveaway to first 300 dogs in attendance, sponsored by PFCU.
  • Paw Patrol Character’s Chase & Marshall will be in attendance from 6:30-8:00pm.
  • Official Firebirds’ ‘Players & Paws Calendar’ for sale for $15 with partial proceeds benefiting the Humane Society of Genesee County.
  • Social media contest: Dress your dog in Firebirds’ swag and submit a photo to the Firebirds’ Facebook or Twitter accounts to enter to win a Family 4 Pack and 1 dog ticket to the game.
  • Fans can bring dogs only, no cats or other animals.
  • 1 Dog per 1 Adult.
  • Must bring current dog license paperwork with rabies vaccine shot information.
    • Will not accept just a tag.
  • Dog seating will be in sections 16 & 18 only.
  • $10 dog ticket at the door if a donation is not brought for the Humane Society of Genesee County.
    • Bring in a donation with a $10 minimum value of the following for a free ticket for your dog to benefit the Humane Society of Genesee County:
      • Dog/Puppy Food
      • Cat/Kitten Food
      • Cleaning Supplies
      • Dog/Cat Toys
    • Season ticket holders with dogs:
      • If you want to bring your dog, you will have to exchange your season ticket for a seat in the dog sections (16 or 18).
      • Dog entry is not free for season ticket holders.
      • Can bring donation, buddy voucher or redeem unused ticket(s) to substitute payment for your dog.
  • Dog relief area is outside behind section 14.
  • In-arena music & PA announcer will not be as loud to be easier on dog’s ears.
  • All dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 feet.
    • Cannot be a retractable leash.
  • No aggressive dogs.
  • 50-50 Raffle Partner: The Humane Society of Genesee County.
  • We hold the right to refuse any dog entry.


Submitted by Jonathan Baker from Owosso for the Firebirds' social media contest
Submitted by Jonathan Baker from Owosso for the Firebirds’ social media contest


For questions, please contact the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center box office by emailing or by calling (810) 744-0580 Monday-Friday from 9:00am-5:00pm.

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