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Dog Show to Benefit Local Food Pantry - Source Patch

Posted on Apr 19,2018
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ALEXANDRIA, VA. - The Olde Towne School for Dogs and Frolick Dogs Canine Sports Club will sponsor Paws for the People on Saturday, May 19, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Market Square in Old Town Alexandria. All proceeds benefit the Lazarus Food Pantry of Christ Church Alexandria, the largest weekly supermarket-style food pantry in Alexandria.

The event will be comprised of three show rings running concurrently: Obedience, Agility, and The Center Ring. Each entrant will receive a gift card and a treat bag. Obedience: Handlers will compete in a beginner/novice AKC format; Agility: Handlers will guide dogs through an obstacle course complete with jumps, a tunnel, weave poles and more in a race for both time and accuracy; The Center Ring: dogs will compete in one of five areas: Best Trick, Dog/Owner Look-Alike, Best Dog Couple, Most Unique Dog, and Best Friend Forever. Winners from each group will receive the Golden Bone Award and a chance to compete in Best in Show, where the winner will receive a spectacular gift basket valued at over $200.

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