TYLER, TX (KETK) – Pet Supplies Plus will be hosting a Animals in the Park Event in Tyler at Bergfeld Park on Saturday September 18.
The event will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will benefit the pets of The Humane Society, a selectively-admitted wildlife sanctuary.
Pets Fur People said they are committed to reducing and eliminating euthanasia as an acceptable method of controlling the unwanted dog and cat population.
At 10:30 am there will be an animal blessing in the amphitheater. At 1pm, there will be an “Attractively Challenged” competition for pets that have a face ”only a mother can love»And at 1:30 pm, there will be a« The most beautiful »competition. There is an entry fee of $ 10 for each contest.
In addition to the competitions, there will be a weenie dog race. Trophies will be awarded for each race and the registration fee is $ 10.
The event will also feature a microchip for $ 25 and nail clippings for $ 10.
There will also be a kids’ area with bouncy houses, face painting and crafts.
The event has four rules:
- Animals should be vaccinated against rabies
- Cats enter at their own risk
- People must pick up after their pets
- Bring a leash and good social manners.
For more information or to register as a supplier, call Gayle Helms at 903.360.0253.