South Windsor Jaycees present Paws in the Park

South Windsor Jaycees present Paws in the Park

two Australian Shepherds play together

South Windsor Jaycees present Paws in the Park
The muggy weather did not prevent the event paws to park to enjoy the dog’s life. This event was sponsored by VCA Animal Hospitals and presented by South Windsor Jaycees. In this event, all the dog owners, dogs and families were invited to visit Rotary Pavilion and Nevers Park for enjoying the colors of Doggy Park.

There were many stalls of different vendors and organizations and they were offering various services in the event. The president of Big Fluffy Dog Rescue said Elizabeth Zaccaro said that “We are a nonprofit organization working for rescuing honorary big dogs from the high shelters of the South and we care the dogs voluntarily unless they are not placed with foster homes”.

The organization took part in this event include Labs4rescue of Killingworth, We Adopt Greyhounds of Glastonbury, D.A.W.G.S. , Disaster and Wilderness Ground Searchers, Inc. etc.  Apart from these organizations, there were many other organizations like rapid response team, local police and fire departments 24/7.

In this event, plenty of contests had been held and demonstration took place throughout the day. The judges of these contests were Beau Berman and Geoff Fox from Fox Connecticut, Jeff Stoecker from NBC Connecticut and Wendy Steele from Country 92.5.

The President of South Windsor Jaycees Paul Petrillo said that “I am really happy that to see the remarkable growth in the event of Paws in the park and it is a very good turnaround”.  He further said that “this event was not only dog friendly but also family friendly. Everyone enjoyed the event to fullest extent and I am happy to see all this”.

Last but not the least, the money earned from this event will benefit South Windsor Bark Park and Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation.

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