Monday, May 4, 2015

Monday Mischief: Paws in the Park


Hi Everyone, we are back. We got lost in all the snow. Mom and Dad traveled and then we just never got back to blogging. However, this weekend we attended Save a Dog's Paws in the Park at historic Wayside Inn and it seemed to be a great time to return to the world of blogging.

We had a wonderful time at the event. It was a bit warmer than normal for May. They had plenty of water stations. Bailey drank quite a bit. Katy was pretty stubborn about drinking outside the house bowls.

This year Paws had an agility try out and Bailey had fun participating in it, especially when he discovered tons of abandoned treats inside the tunnel. He made the tunnel roll when he turned around to pick up a few he'd missed. With her black coat, Katy was feeling a bit warm and decided to opt out.

We wanted so badly to participate in the musical hula hoops game, but we arrived just after the closed the entry for the game. We had fun watching as the players had to walk around the circle and sit in a hula hoop before the music stopped. The little dogs really had the edge slipping under the bigger dogs as the music stopped and edging them out of a spot in the circle.

We were pleased to find several other Shelties at the event. We don't often meet up with other Shelties.

Treats were flowing freely at all the vendors and we didn't hesitate to use our cuteness to get as much attention as possible.

Save a Dog is trying to purchase the building they are currently in and according to an article Mom read this morning, this was one of their most successful fundraisers ever. We wish them nothing but success as they continue trying to raise the funds they need to have a permanent home for their great work.

For those of you who live in the Massachusetts area and enjoy these events the Whisker Walk is coming up Sunday, June 7th at the Lancaster Fairgrounds from 11-3. This is the biggest event of the year and we try not to miss it. You can find more information at their website here.


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15 comments:

  1. So hap-pee to see you back! That event sounds like a real fun time!

    ;)

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  2. Oh my what a fun event!
    Lily & Edward

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  3. Glad that you got to see other Shelties at the event! pawsome

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  4. Sounds like a fun event. Sure hope they raise enough to buy their building!

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  5. Sounds like a really cool event.

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  6. What a fun event. I hope that they are able to buy it soon!

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  7. Thank Dawgness you are BACK.... We really did MISS YOU.

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  8. Sounds like a coooool event! BOL!
    I wish I was up ther in MA, I would come join you and cause some troubles!
    Paws crossed on their fund raisin'!!
    Kisses,
    Ruby ♥

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  9. I hope they are successful in their goal. Too bad you couldn't join the game but it sounds like you had fun!

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  10. Glad you're back and out from under all the snow! Sounds like a very fun time! That's great that it was such a successful fund raiser!

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  11. sounds like a fabulous event!!! It's funny, we don't often see other Shelties either...I wonder where they all are?

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  12. Sounds like a pawsome event!
    --Wags (and purrs) from Life with Dogs and Cats

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