The Animal Welfare Society of Jefferson County is having its 13th annual Bark in the Park fundraising event at Jefferson Memorial Park in Charles Town, WV. The event will be held on June 1st from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. with registration at 9:30.
PLEASE PLEDGE FOR PAWS!!
This major fundraiser for the Animal Welfare Society depends on the contributions from pledges to help sustain the Society’s animal shelter on Leetown Pike and other programs. Pledge forms for our FUN and TRICKY dog walk can be found at the AWS website www.awsjc.org. Print the form and start collecting pledges from friends and family for the Interactive Dog Pledge Walk, which is similar to a walkathon.
You and your best doggy pal or pals can have a day of fun participating in other various events. There will be a Blessing of the Animals; the Interactive Dog Pledge Walk; canine demonstrations; dog and owner games; canine contests that include the new “Puppachino Challenge (Man vs Dog) and a Harry Potter “Dog Warts Sorting” game. Many vendors will be there including dog rescues, crafts, products; and delicious food from Shack Dog and Jill’s Mobile Kitchen.
For a doggone good time, plan to spend the day and quality time with your best friend to benefit the homeless pets at the Animal Welfare Society shelter. Registration is a $10.00 donation per dog for the event and your canine friend receives a doggy bandana and goody bag. (Dogs must be current on vaccinations.) If you or your business would like to sponsor the event or if you would like to set up a booth as a vendor, please visit the AWS website for more info and forms or call 304-725-5972.