If you’re a dog owner or lover, you’ll want to keep this Saturday open (10/13):
The 10th Annual My Dog Loves Central Park Country Fair, a free event that brings thousand of two-legged attendees with countless four-legged companions, take place this weekend.
Note: This is an on-leash event.
The fair runs from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm on Saturday, at the Naumburg Bandshell (mid-Park at 72nd).
Event highlights include:
- …BEST IN PARK DOG EVENTS
Dogs and owners can show off their responsible Park behavior in three rounds during the day, each featuring a different behavior skill. Winners will be named 2012 Best in Park Dogs.With David Muriello of CATCH Canine Trainers Academy
- …CANINE GOOD CITIZEN TESTING
- …MICROCHIPPING with the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals
- …CHILDREN’S CORNER with therapy teams from Pet Partners
- …TIPS FROM TOP TRAINER Parvene Farhoody of Behavior Matters, Inc.
- …GAMES AND CONTESTS, GIVEAWAYS, CELEBRITY JUDGES, AND MORE!
This event will be held weather permitting — there is no rain date scheduled.
The weekend forecast looks clear as of now, but that can change in a hurry. Your best bet for weather updates is the Central Park Conservancy’s Twitter feed: @CentralParkNYC.
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