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Celebrating the Animal  Human Bond

Beautiful Joe Heritage Society

Canada Day is Old-Fashioned Family Fun Day in Meaford

Bring your family and your patriotic pooch to Beautiful Joe Park - 162 Edwin Street for Canada Day on Monday, July 1st, 2019

  • Canine demonstrations
  • Children's Activities
  • A Reading in the Park by Library staff
  • Beautiful Joe Park Tours
  • Free treats for pets sporting Red & White for Canada’s Birthday
  • Live music
    ....and more! Check back here for details

Learn more about Meaford’s Heritage through their canine hero “Beautiful Joe”, known and loved internationally. And remember, when you're at the Park, be sure to pat Joe’s head for 100 dog years of good luck!

Brought to you in partnership of the Beautiful Joe Heritage Society and the Meaford Public Library


Enjoy reading and participating in my website and if you would like to tell us your animal companion story or volunteer for our Society we’d love to hear from you (you should see my tail wagging just thinking about it), please send us an email or friend us on Facebook,
or if you’re old fashioned like Margaret Marshall Saunders, you can write to us at:
Beautiful Joe Heritage Society
PO Box 3304, Meaford, Ontario, Canada N4L 1A5
Tel: (519) 538-5895 Email:

Beautiful Joe Heritage Society preserves and promotes the historical legacies of both 'Beautiful Joe' and
Margaret Marshall Saunders and celebrates the natural bond between animals and humans.