Dogs on the Docks
TIME: 1:00 pm
to 3:00 pm
Ninth Annual Dogs On The Dock parade and competition. Dog owners and dog lovers alike are invited to attend rain or shine. Dog participant registration starts at 1 pm followed by a lawn parade at 2:00 pm and then individual canine competitions in categories such as best costume, best nautical costume, best owner look-alike, best small dog, best big dog, best trick and best dock jumping. Dock jumping dogs must wear a harness to participate.
Net proceeds of the event are being donated to local animal rescue shelters. All dogs must have a 2012 license and rabies tag to participate.
Connecticut River Museum
67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426
$10 per dog, $5 each additional dog