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NameDog Day Afternoon with Operation Kindness
Address8100 Doran Circle
Dallas, TX 75238
Brief DescriptionGather the pups and come out to Operation Kindness’ Dog Day
TypeActivity
CategoryRecreation
DescriptionOperation Kindness, the original and largest no-kill animal shelter in North Texas, created dog Day Afternoon in 1994 to recognize dog supporters, adopters and advocates. The free event serves as a way to raise awareness for the nonprofit and has evolved into a public festival for all things canine.
“We are so excited for this year’s 21st annual Dog Day Afternoon,” says Jim Hanophy, Operation Kindness CEO. “It’s such a pleasure to see so many pet lovers and their dogs coming together to enjoy themselves.”
Sponsored by Pet Supplies Plus, Dog Day Afternoon will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. – rain or shine – at Flag Pole Hill, 8100 Doran Circle in Dallas. Admission and parking are free. Highlights include:

• “Mutt Midway” with dozens of vendors selling a wide variety of pet-related merchandise, puppy kissing booth and games with prizes
• Goodie bags for the first 750 humans
• Canine contests for trophies and prizes, including: Best Costume, Stupid Pet Tricks, and Best Pooch Smooch, sponsored by Natural Balance Pet Foods
• Food trucks selling an assortment of food and drinks
• Dallas Dog and Disc Club Performances
• Free “Ask the Trainer” tent
• Free “Ask the Vet” tent featuring Rutherford Veterinary Clinic
• Low cost micro-chipping
• Kids Zone with free face painting, stickers and playground for children
• Pet adoptions – adoption fees to help benefit homeless animals
Phone 1(214) 670-8740
EmailKatie@trizcom.com
Handicapped AccessibleNo
Websitewww.operationkindness.org
Last Updated5/13/2015
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