Tuesday, March 14, 2006

At the Shaggy Dog Family Pet Fair

Los Angeles - The woof was raised at the Shaggy Dog Family Pet Fair at Whitnall off-leash dog park, a Department of Recreation and Parks facility, on March 11th. The family event brought out dogs of all sizes.

A special appearances were made by Councilmember Tom Labonge and Cole, the Shaggy Dog. Shaggy Dog postures, frisbees and t-shirts were given out to the pooches and owners that were in attendance.

Los Angeles Animal Services' Spay and Neuter Mobile provided services on more than ten animals. The pet fair was also a success for an orphaned Alaskan Husky. The eight-year-old dog was adopted at the fair and will become roommates with another Husky.

The movie, "The Shaggy Dog" starring Tim Allen is currently playing in theatres.

Jane Kolb: (213)928-9294, or cell, (323)816-6712