The annual Parks and Pets Extravaganza! is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 29 at Sherando Park. On tap is a car show and multiple K-9 demonstrations such as agility, bomb-sniffing and sheep herding. Numerous vendors and rescue groups will also be on hand along with food for purchase and a silent auction.
Former NFL MVP Redskins Kicker Mark Moseley will make an appearance.
Another special attraction will be Pets on Parade, a march of alumni dogs adopted from the shelter with their owners. To register for this portion of the event, please call at the shelter at 667-9192 or visit the shelter's Facebook page.
Awards for the car show will be provided by All Pets Cremation Center.
Event hosted by the Frederick County Animal Shelter and Frederick County Parks and Recreation. Friendly pets on leashes welcome. All proceeds benefit the care and maintenance of the shelter animals.