Tucson: Handi-Dogs Fundraiser, Dogtoberfest – Oct 28
Location: St. Gregory School
3231 North Craycroft Road
10 am – 2 pm
Admission: $5/per person, children under 12 – free
All proceeds benefit Handi-Dogs, a 501 c3 organization which promotes independence, freedom, health, and dignity for seniors and people with disabilities through the use of trained dogs.
Check out this fun day of activities and contests for dogs and their people. Some activities are free with admission and others charge a small fee.
–Do you have a PAWcasso in your midst? Let your dog express his/her artistic style by painting a picture just for you.
–Find out fast your dog can run/clocked with a radar gun.
–Obstacle courses and tunnels of fun
–Sniff out treats
–Freestyle dog dancing demo and more!
OMD! Lots of contests – $5 entry fee. Marty Bishop (on-air talent at MixFM 94.9) and myself, Karyn Zoldan, (Tucson Tails) will be judging the contests so gets those doggies competing. The contests happen between 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. and winners will be announced starting at 1:15.
Here are some of the contests:
–Best Dog Costume
–Person / Dog Look-a-Like – this should be fun!
–Best Dog Kiss
–Judge’s Choice – let the judges know what is special about your dog and they just may make him/her a winner.
Bring your dogs. Bring your friends and stay for the food, live music, raffles, vendors, animal rescues, and even a beer garden! Dogs must be kept on leash and well-mannered.
Here’s a list of the fabulous sponsors and vendors. See you there!