Dogtoberfest coming to SouthSide Works
Dogtoberfest, Pittsburgh's premier pet adoption event, hosted by the Coalition to Adopt, Rehome and Match abandoned Animals (CARMAA) is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 1, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m,
Enter the Pooch Pride Parade with $500 in Prizes. Win $100 for best costume, $100 for owner/pet look alike or $100 drawn randomly from anyone who enters, costume or not. Parade starts at 11:30 a.m, with a $5 entry fee.
More than 100 shelters, breed rescues and non-profits will be on hand with dogs, along with vendors, food and demonstrations. Vets and trainers will be there giving free advice.
The event will take place next to McCormick and Schmick's in the SouthSide Works and is free to attend. Bring a dog for a day of fun and maybe meet a furry friend to adopt. Rain or shine.
More info can be found at www.carmaa-petadop tion.com.