Dog Days of Summer (NEW LOCATION!)
August 25 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
CALLING ALL DOGS AND YOUR PEOPLE!!!
SAVE THE DATE! THE ANNUAL WHATCOM HUMANE SOCIETY’S DOG DAYS OF SUMMER FESTIVAL IS SUNDAY, AUGUST 25TH
Join us for the biggest, best, most FUN Dog Days of Summer Festival to date. Activities include: pet themed vendors, canine contests and games, activities, demonstrations, an animal caricaturist, vegetarian food trucks, music and more! Best of all, as always, entrance and admission to the Dog Days of Summer Festival will be FREE!
The 9 acre field behind the Whatcom Humane Society Division Street Shelter – 2172 Division Street, Bellingham
Parking Available at Builder’s Alliance and other generous neighboring businesses – look for signs and parking attendants
CONFIRMED PET THEMED VENDORS THIS YEAR INCLUDE:
Mud Bay Pet Supply ~ Radiant Heart After-Care for Pets ~ Fairhaven Veterinary Hospital ~ Animal Emergency Care ~ Nose work Magic ~ Do Bandits ~ Must Luv Boxers ~ Old Dog Haven ~ Tails-A-Wagging ~ Ayush Herbs for Pets ~ Scratch & Peck Feeds ~ Boundary Bay Vet Specialty Hospital ~ Myriad Wellness ~ Pacific NW Cattle Dog Rescue ~ Pawcific North Designs ~ Hyline Hotel for Dogs ~ Wet Noses ~ Boulevard Bark Pet Care ~ City of Bellingham Public Works, ~ Seattle Purebred Dog Rescue ~ KLN Nutrisouce/Pure Vita Foods ~ To Tie For ~ petStop ~ Front Seat Ryder ~ Pet Partners ~ Rescued Hearts Northwest ~ Shake & Shine ~ The Ghandi Vwich Farmers Insurance Agency ~ Costco ~ Medical Aid for Poor Pets Essential Needs ~ PrimeMyPet ~ Puddles Barkery ~ The Collar Company ~ Bailey’s Neighborhood Pet ~ Rescue Pet Vet
FOOD VENDORS SERVING TASTY VEGETARIAN & VEGAN FOOD OPTIONS: Cicchitti’s East Coast Pizza ~ Sage Against the Machine ~ Queen Bee Espresso ~ Something Cheesy ~ New Public Food Truck ~ New Mexico Tamale Co. ~ Street Dogz
PAWS FOR A BEER GARDEN ~ 11:30am – 2:30 pm (humans must be 21 years of age to enter beer garden)
VENDOR / SPONSORSHIP INFO & QUESTIONS:
Contact:firstname.lastname@example.org or call (360)733-2080, x3014.
DOGGONE FUN GAMES, CONTESTS & ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:
Animal Caricaturist ~ Kids/Dogs Activity Area ~ Hound Hill (bigger and better than ever this year!) Doggie Cooling Station ~ Dog Agility Area ~ Tennis Ball/Bubble Machine Extravaganza ~ Dog/Person Photo Booth Area ~ Dog/Owner Musical Chairs ~ PAW-Casso Painting
CANINE CONTESTS INCLUDE:
11:30am ~ Best Tail/Body Wag
Noon ~ Best Costume
12:30pm ~ Dog/Owner Look Alike 12:45pm ~ So Ugly You’re Cute
1pm ~ Best Bark/Howl
1:30pm ~ Best Kisser…with dogs kissing WHS animal control officers!
2:00pm ~ Peanut Butter Eating – 4 categories, Mini’s, Small’s, Just Right’s, Large and in Charge
Register for Contests at the Contest Registration Booth at Dog Days. Registration is FREE!
CHECK IT OUT!!!
DONATIONS MADE AT THE DOG DAYS OF SUMMER EVENT WILL BE MATCHED DOLLAR FOR DOLLAR UP TO $5,000 (THANK YOU TO THE GENEROUS DONORS WHO MADE THIS POSSIBLE!). STOP BY THE WHS BOOTH AND MAKE YOUR TAX DEDUCTIBLE DONATION.
Is your dog licensed? If so, collect a raffle ticket from a WHS animal control officer and you and your dog could win a prize!
11:00am – 2:30pm ~ The talented caricaturist will draw a picture of your pup on paper for a donation to WHS or purchase a special Dog Days tee shirt and have your dog’s picture drawn on it!
TWO PAWS UP TO OUR AWESOME DOG DAYS OF SUMMER SPONSORS!
Mud Bay Pet Supply
Rescue Pet Vet
Radiant Heart After-Care for Pets
Esary Roofing & Siding Company
Fairhaven Veterinary Hospital
Animal Emergency Care
Nose work Magic
KAFE 104.1 FM
Allen Law Firm
Monies raised at the Whatcom Humane Society’s Dog Days of Summer Festival benefit the domestic, wild and farm animals in our care. Thank you for your support!
QUESTIONS: email@example.com or (360)733-2080, ext # 3014.
If you are interested in sponsoring this event contact Dana Browne at firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-733-2080 x3014.
Parking Available at Builder’s Alliance and neighboring businesses – look for signs and parking attendants!