Kids | Family
Mark your calendars for Goin' To The Dawgs: A Pet Walk and Parade! May 4, 2013
10 am to 2 pm
Admission: $10 for Pet Walkers, $5 to enter the Parade
Benefiting: K9s for Warriors
10am – 11am The Pet Lap Walk: Walk or run the radius of the beautiful events field with your pet. Sign up sponsors so that each lap you and your pet complete raises $10 to help provide a service dog for a wounded warrior. Sorry, the lap walk course is not suitable for wheelchairs but the paths on the Mission Grounds can be used by wheelchair attendees. 11am Service Dog Exhibitions (K9 dogs, search and rescue dogs) Watch exhibitions of the skills of these remarkable animals that do so much for their 2 legged friends. Noon – 1pm Dog Training Workshops and Exhibitions, Pet Grooming, Pet Portraits etc. Local dog trainers and pet groomers will be available to show their skills and provide advice to attendees. 1pm “The Precious Pet Parade” For a $5 donation you can enter your own “precious pet” into the parade! Entrants will tell the audience and judges (in 50 words or less!) why their pet is the most wonderful pet in the world. Note this is not only for dogs! Winners will be selected by audience acclaim with our K9 Warrior friends being the tie breakers. Prizes include a free Photo Portrait with the event photographer. 2pm Precious Pet and Service Dog Blessing. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON SITE DURING THE ENTIRE EVENT Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Saint Augustine, or call 877-411-FIDO to speak with one of our pet travel experts!
$10 for Pet Walkers, $5 to enter the Parade