8th Annual Fundraiser for Warwick Valley Humane Society June 9thJun 5th, 2012 | By HV Insider | Category: Community Calendar
“Who Let the Dogs Out? 8th Annual Fundraiser for Warwick Valley Humane Society, June 9th (Rain or Shine) on June 9, 2012, the Applewood Winery hosts the eighth annual “Who Let the Dogs Out?” fundraiser for the Warwick Valley Humane Society. This is the perfect event for dogs and dog lovers to gather and have a tail wagging good time. Registration is $10 for adults and $1 for children under 14 years of age. ALL proceeds benefit the Warwick Valley Humane Society.
”Who Let the Dogs Out” starts at 11 a.m. with a Scavenger Hunt for the dogs followed by canine contests at noon including Best Tail Wagger, Best Costume, Best Trick, Best Kisser and more. Prizes and give-aways abound for contest winners and participants.
There will be tons of fun for everyone including the opportunity to try out an agility course at 1:30 p.m. with professional dog trainer, Jim Epperly of Epps Dog Training. 5×7 color photos by professional photographer John Walker developed on site, Premier Designs Jewelry will have a jewelry for sale for the doggie divas. New this year to the event will be Lulu’s Candles, Karaoke with Frankie D and an art exhibit featuring original art of our favorite subject—DOGS!! All proceeds will go directly to support the Warwick Valley Humane Society.
In addition, obedience training demonstrations will be provided by Canine Case Squad. There will also be crafts for children, dog trivia and a 50/50 Raffle. Don’t forget our ever-popular Doggie Parade featuring the adorable and adoptable dogs of the Warwick Valley Humane Society! Bring a photo of your dog along with a $10 donation to enter your dog in our Doggie Wall of Fame! Event goers will cast their votes for their favorite dog featured on the Wall of Fame.
As with every weekend at the Applewood Winery, wine tastings are available from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Courtyard Café will feature light fare and the Applewood Winery’s signature sangria. There will be live music from 2-5 in the courtyard. Come enjoy the beautiful grounds of the Applewood Winery and put your best paw forward for the Warwick Valley Humane Society.
For more information, contact the Warwick Valley Humane Society at 845-986-2473.