This is the 10th annual event, and it recent years it has drawn more than 10,000 visitors. The fiesta runs from 10 a.m. to 4 pm. and admission is free. The event is organized by and some of the proceeds benefit GoodDogz.org, a nonprofit that supports rescue groups and other pet services.
Some of the highlights of the day:
The Tails on Trails Dog Walk, 10 a.m. — Take a walk with your dog for charity.
Dog House of Style Fashion Show, 12 p.m.
Pet Costume Contests — Enter your dog in the Best Dressed, Best Trick, Best Howl/Bark or Fastest Frosty Paw Treat Eating contests. They can win a doggie swag bag, and your $10 donation will help GoodDogz. 12:30 p.m. Sign up in advance here.
Kids activities such as balloon animals and face painting, all day.
File photo/2012 Pet Fiesta
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