Help us to help them!
October 24, 2010
Downtown Roanoke's Elmwood Park
12:30 - 3:30 pm
Join us for the festivities!
|Check-In||12:30 p.m.||Owner must provide proof of current rabies vaccination (either tag or certificate) for all dogs over 4 months of age.|
|Blessing of the Animals||1:25 p.m.||Reverend Lisa Meyer|
|Walk for the Animals Pet Parade||1:30 p.m.||Choose your route. Either a 1.5 mile stroll through downtown Roanoke or 3 mile walk through Highland Park. Rest stop at Orvis for dogs and people.|
|Pet Costume Contest||2:15 p.m.||Awards in 3 categories: Pet/Owner Look-a-Like; Best Group Theme (must include a pet); Best In Show (judges favorite)|
|5-K Fetch Raffle||3:00 P.m.||A RVSPCA pooch will "fetch" the winning tennis ball for a Grand Prize of 4 day-3 night stay at Fort Lauderdale Hilton Resort complete with air fare for 2 and a $100 gift card to Table 50. Purchase your chance in advance by clicking here and scrolling down the page!|
|AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluation||12:30-3:30 p.m.||Performed by TheraPets, certified CGC evaluators. Additional fee applies.|
Agility Course courtesy of Star City Canine
Police dog demo
Basic Dog Training provided by Bryan Clark, Pawsitive Partners
|Vendors||12:30-3:30 p.m.||Products and merchandise for you and your pet!|
|Food Vendors||12:30-3:30 p.m.||Bake Sale, Hot Dog Stand, and more|
|Games & Activities||12:30-3:30 p.m.||
Facepainting, Paw Reading, Musical Chairs for Dogs (good chance to practice sit/stay commands)
|More to come||Check this often for updates!!|
For more information on the Howl O'Ween Walk for the Animals, call 540.339.9502. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A-Rod is already trying on his costume for the Pet Costume Contest. He's sure he's going to be a winner in the Best In Show category!