DOGTOBERFEST
for Handi-Dogs
 
Sunday, October 27, 2013   10:00 am - 2:00 pm
at St. Gregory School, 3231 N. Craycroft Rd, Tucson
 
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ACTIVITIES (10:00 am - 1:45 pm)
Complimentary with admission to event.

Paw Painting sponsored by Salon Nouveau
Let your dog express his/her artistic style by painting a picture just for you.

Tunnel Fun 
Help your dog meet the challenge of going through various size tunnels - a Handi-Dogs trainer will be there to guide you.

Speed Dog sponsored by Arizona Lottery
Find out how fast your dog can run, as we clock him/her with a radar gun.

Obstacle Course
Try out your ability to weave your way through our course, with your leashed dog at your side, as you try to balance a ball on a spoon.

Scent Game sponsored by NNS Clinical Research
See how good your dog's nose is, as you let him sniff out the hidden treats.

Pet Portraits sponsored by Chris Pendleton / Shannan Marty with Tierra Antiqua
Have your dog's photograph taken - a digital copy will be emailed to you after the event.

SPECIAL GROUP ACTIVITY (11:45 am - 12:15 pm)
Everyone is invited to play a giant game of Simon Says with their dogs at their side! It should be a blast with the winner getting a special prize!

CONTESTS
$5 entry fee per dog for entry into all morning or all afternoon contests. 100% of the proceeds benefit Handi-Dogs.
Enter the contest and show off your dog to our panel of judges.  Morning contest judging will be from 10:00 am - 11:15 am with winners announced at 11:30am.  Afternoon contests will be from 12:30 to 1:15 pm with winners announced at 1:30 pm. Marty Bishop (on-air talent at MixFM 94.9) will be one of the morning contest judges.

Both morning and afternoon contests will have these categories:
  • Best Dog Costume
  • Best Dog Trick
  • Person / Dog Look-a-Like
  • Judge's Choice - let the judges know what is special about your dog and they just may make him/her a winner.

LIVE MUSIC sponsored by Coding Continuum
Back by popular demand. The popular bluegrass band. Sonoran Dogs Bluegrass Band will be performing live! 

EAT, DRINK AND BE MERRY (10:00 am - 1:30 pm) 
  • Food, water, and soft drinks will be for sale.
  • Our Beer Garden will be open to anyone 21 years of age or older (with ID).
RAFFLES (10:00 am - 1:30 pm)
Tickets just $1, with all proceeds benefiting Handi-Dogs.  You don't have to be present to win, but drawings will begin at 1:40ish.

VENDORS
(10:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Be sure to stop by all the vendors/exhibitors offering unique merchandise, services and information. Click here for a listing of all the vendors.