Pack up the babies and grab the ......dogs. Yes the dogs!  If your dog is bored staying indoors except to ...well  you know. Let us make a suggestion. Attend the Daviess County Bark in the Park this Saturday, August 20,  at Panther Creek Park. Bark in the Park is a fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society.


Simply put, you bring your dog, walk for the Cancer Society they stay for some fun games and contests including bobbing for hot dogs. There is a full schedule of events planned. Cost is $25 and includes a t-shirt for the dog owner, bandana for the dog and each additional dog is only $10.

Registration begins at 8am at the Kuegel Shelter by the spray park. At 9am it's the Blessing of the Dogs followed by the walk from 9:15 till 10am.




Here is a list of contests:

10:30 Best Vocal Performance contest

10:50 – Smallest Dog contest

11:00 – Best Trick contest

11:20 – Best Tail Wag contest

11:40 – Cutest Dog contest

12:00 – Biggest Dog contest

12:20 – Best Pooch Smooch contest

12:40 – Best Heinz 57 contest

The American Cancer Society Bark For Life  is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society's fight against cancer.

By supporting Bark For Life, you help the American Cancer Society save lives, and that helps move closer to the  ultimate goal of a world with less cancer and more birthdays.
So bring your best canine friend for a fun-filled day starting with a walk, and then continuing with demonstrations, contests, and games.

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