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Dog's Day of Summer
at the St. Catharines Museum & Welland Canals Centre

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Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016, 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

A day for dogs and their people with plenty of activities and fun, including:

The theme for the 2016 Dog's Day of Summer is "The '70s." A costume contest will feature the '70s theme (Elvis! Flower Power!).

Activities Schedule

  • All Day, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Charity BBQ by Niagara Dog Rescue
    • Lure Course by Dog Lovers Days
    • Leash Free Play Zone with Wading Pools and Tennis Balls
    • Silent Auction
  • 11 a.m. - Silent Auction opens
  • 11:10 a.m. - Wagging Tail Contest
  • Noon - Rescue Parade with the Town Crier
  • 12:30 p.m. - Smallest/Biggest Dog Contest
  • 1 p.m. - Best Trick Contest
  • 2 p.m. - Psychic Demo with Charlotte Szivak
  • 2:30 p.m. - Unique Look Contest
  • 3 p.m. - Dog Training Demo with Dave McMahon
  • 3:30 p.m. - 70's Costume Contest
  • 4 p.m. - Silent Auction closes

Vendors & Rescues

If you are interested in being a vendor at the 2016 Dog's Day of Summer, download the Vendor Application, read the Vendor Information, or contact us directly at 905.984.8880 or email the Museum.

 Donors & Sponsors

Check out some photos from the 2015 event:


 Dog's Day of Summer mascot



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