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Its time for a snow day for your pet pooch

Unleashed by Petco hosts a day of cool fun on Saturday


by: COURTESY OF UNLEASHED BY PETCO  - Dogs prance in the snow at another Unleashed by Petco site. On Saturday, the Sherwood store will haul in 20 tons of snow for dogs to play in.Dogs can escape the paw-blistering heat with the ultimate treat of a Summer Snow Day set for Saturday, Aug. 24 at the Sherwood Unleashed by Petco. That’s when 20 tons of snow will be hauled to the site, creating a fenced-in, winter wonderland for dogs to play.

The event, which begins at 9 a.m. and lasts until the snow melts, will include several family-friendly activities for everyone to enjoy, including local food trucks and adoptable animals looking for homes.

Unleashed by Petco dog trainers will also be available to answer questions pet owners may have and share information about positive dog-training methods.

Dogs can also take a stroll inside the store to enjoy air-conditioning and indulge in some doggie ice cream treats donated by Nature’s Variety.

Unleashed by Petco is located at 20649 S.W. Roy Rogers Road.



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