La Habra Heights Dog Days of Summer
La Habra Heights, California, USA
Sat, July 27, 2013 from 9:00 A.M.- 4:00 P.M.- The Park, 1885 Hacienda Road, La Habra Heights
The Dog Days of Summer returns to The Park on Hacienda Road in La Habra Heights on Saturday, July 27, from 9 AM - 4 PM, for one very special day of demonstrations of dog and owner competitions and activities. Whether you own a Chihuahua, Silky, Great Dane or Irish wolfhound, or mutt there will be something to delight you at the event.
Making appearances at the Dog Days will be over 45 vendors specializing in the best doggie attire, accessories, treats, health and wellness, bowls, beds as well as representatives from veterinarians and rescue organizations. There will be a Dog Wash fundraiser with proceeds benefiting the Pet Prescription Team Therapy dog organization. Attendees can also have their dogs tested on sheep to see if they have what it takes to work livestock.
Come stroll with your pet and meet some other friends. Guests can even get pet portraits, and owners can pick up doggie related clothing, home goods, accessories and more. Water and food vendor services will be available. Admission Free Free Admission - Bring your family dog and enjoy.
The 2013 Dog Days of Summer Grand Marshal will be Jon Provost. John Provost is well known as Timmy in the Lassie TV series. Jon Provost must have some canine in his DNA, he understands the relationship between dogs and people implicitly. Watching Jon interact with dogs has been a dearly loved pastime for generations of viewers, ever since his career-making role as Timmy in the Lassie TV series. John will be providing an autograph session with his new book “Timmy’s In The Well by Jon Provost and Laurie Jacobson.”
Come & compete in the following contests & win some great prizes:
* Dog Costume Contest
* Dog Trick Contest
Gourmet Food Trucks providing great food!
Some of the attractions at Dog Days will include:
* Dock Diving Competition (Provided by: American Diving Dogs)
* Dachshund Races (Provided by: Paws at the Coffee Mill)
* Flyball Demos (Provided by: Woof Gang Flyball Club)
* Agility Demos
* Sheep Herding Demos
* Frisbee Demos
* Police Dog Demo (Provided by: Falco K-9 Academy)
* K9 Nose Work Demo ( Provided by: DogPACT)
* Low Cost Microchipping
* Dog Vendor Booths
* Rescue Organizations
* Low Cost Dog Washing Booth $20.00 (Provided by: Pet Prescription Team)
* Pet Education Booths
* Dog Photograph Booth $20.00 (Full portrait shoot)
* Sheep Herding Instinct Testing $30.00
9:00 am - 4:00 pmAdmission & Parking