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Dogs set up to enjoy Sherwood snow -- 20 tons of it -- on Saturday

Unleashed by Petco is hosting a day of fun in the snow on Aug. 24


by: COURTESY OF UNLEASHED BY PETCO  - Dogs prance in the snow at another Unleashed by Petco site. On Saturday, the Sherwood store will haul in 20 tons of snow for dogs to play in.Dogs can escape the paw-blistering heat with the ultimate treat of a Summer Snow Day set for Saturday, Aug. 24, at the Sherwood Unleashed by Petco. That’s when 20 tons of snow will be hauled to the site, creating a fenced-in, winter wonderland for dogs to play and prance in.

The event, which begins at 9 a.m. and lasts until the snow melts, will include several family-friendly activities for everyone to enjoy including local food trucks and adoptable animals looking for homes. Unleashed by Petco dog trainers will also be on-site to answer questions pet owners may have, as well as sharing information on positive dog training methods.

Dogs can also come into the store to enjoy air-conditioning and indulge in some doggie ice cream treats complements of Nature’s Variety.

Unleashed by Petco’s is located 20649 S.W. Roy Rogers Road.




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