Handi-Dogs hosts a fun event for people and their dogs.
(from the press release)
Dogs painting pictures. A radar gun clocking how fast your pooch runs. Human/dog obstacle course; costume, best trick, human/dog look-alike contests; and other contests. Live music by an award-winning bluegrass band, raffles, vendors, a giant game of Simon Says, food plus beer garden are just some of the activities you will find at this year’s Dogtoberfest for Handi-Dogs.
All dog lovers are invited to join in the fun with their well-mannered, leashed dog/s. In 2012 more than 700 people attended with their dogs.
Tickets are just $5/pp. Dogs are free and all proceeds benefit Handi-Dogs.
EVENT NAME: Dogtoberfest for Handi-Dogs
DATE / TIME: Sunday, October 27 from 10 am – 2 pm
LOCATION: St. Gregory School, 3231 N. Craycroft Rd, Tucson AZ 85712
Dogtoberfest will raise much needed funds to help people with disabilities gain independence; dignity and self-esteem by helping them train their own dogs to be their service dogs.
A special thank you to some of our many sponsors which help to make this event happen:
–Platinum Vest Sponsors – Arizona Oncology and Community Partnership of Southern Arizona
–Tail-Wagging Entertainment Sponsor – Coding Continuum
Handi-Dogs is a Tucson-based non-profit organization which for 40 years has been helping seniors and people with disabilities of all ages gain independence and self-esteem by helping them train their own dogs to become their service, therapy, or well-mannered companion dogs. People with hearing impairments, mobility challenges, mental health conditions, multiple sclerosis, PTSD, diabetes, autism, and other disabilities can all benefit from the help of service dogs trained at Handi-Dogs.