By Gary Bogue
Monday, August 16th, 2010 at 6:06 am in dogs.
Benicia celebrates reputation as dog-friendly city
with “Its a Great Dog Day by the Bay” event Aug. 28
Event features contests, treats and more for “man’s best friend”
The City of Benicia was recently ranked the 4th dog-friendliest city in the country by Dog Fancy magazine. To celebrate this honor Benicia Main Street will host “It’s a Great Dog Day by the Bay,” Saturday, August 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Marina Green on First Street.
Activities will include a dog contest (ugliest dog, cutest dog and owner/dog look alike), doggie treats, demonstrations and much more! This event is free to the public, but there is an entry fee for the contest of $5 per dog and a cost of $1 per vote. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Benicia/Vallejo Humane Society.
For more information please contact Benicia Main Street at 707-745-9791, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or go to http://www.beniciamainstreet.org/
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