August 11, 2020
DOGGIE DO: Owners and their ‘babies’ have fun dressing up for the parade and the ideal costume group, like Pat and Ava from previous year’s occasion. (File Photo by Pat Johnson)
Wildflowers’ always-pleasurable, usually-zany pet dog present is on! The 20th once-a-year Wildflowers dog show to help the Mates of the Southern Ocean County Animal Shelter will acquire put on Thursday, Aug. 13, with registration starting off at 4 p.m.
This will be its second calendar year at the new Pavilion at Bay Breeze Park in Barnegat Light, at Sixth Street and Bayview Avenue. There will be a Parade of Pooches, and competitions for Finest Costume, Most effective Trick, Very best Kisser, Greatest and Smallest Puppy … there will be doggie treats, and a raffle for all method of fun prizes. And most of all, it will be terrific enjoyment.
Masks and social distancing will be required for all individuals attending. All parts will have been sanitized, and there will be sanitizer out there at the web page for all who will need it.
“We have a great group of puppy proprietors and pet fans. We will all do our section to make this a safe and great day,” mentioned Wildflowers operator and show founder Cricket Luker.
This year’s show will be highlighting the shelter’s “Because A person Aided Me” software, one that is specially significant for the duration of this time of economic hardship for numerous. This task presents support to pet proprietors whose shorter-time period money circumstances make it hard for them to give the care that is desired for their animal.
Wildflowers is inquiring for everyone who can to contemplate building a donation to “Because Somebody Helped Me” this 12 months. If you appear to the function, you can love a heart-opening, enjoyment afternoon and go away your contribution there. And if you just can’t make it to the show, fall your donation by Wildflowers by the Lighthouse at 410 Broadway in Barnegat Gentle, or fall it in the mail. You are going to sense great, and your donations will do so a great deal superior!
For a lot more data about the clearly show, simply call Wildflowers at 609-361-8191. —P.J.