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Fun Dog Show to benefit the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria

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Join Frolick Dogs at the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria's Fun Dog Show, taking place on Saturday, March 2, at 11:00 a.m., in coordination with the Ballyshaners and leading into the Old Town St. Patrick's Day Parade.

The Fun Dog Show will be held on Market Square in front of City Hall. Canine contestants should arrive to sign in at 10:45 a.m.

You may register your dog to be a contestant in any or all of these costume categories:

1. Most St. Paddy's Spirit
2. Best Human/Canine Look-Alike and
3. Most Creative

And after the Fun Dog Show, join the AWLA in kicking off the St. Patrick's Day Parade. We will be meeting at the intersection of King St. and Pitt St. at noon, and human and canine marchers are welcome to join!

Please note that no dogs will be allowed on Market Square until 10:30 a.m. For the safety of all attendees, canine and human, all dogs must be on non-extendable leashes that are 6 feet or shorter.

Read more and register today at

All photos courtesy of Shelley Castle Photography.

Earlier Event: February 24
Dachshund Meet-Up