The 2018 Halloween Party

SADDLEBROOKE DOG PARK ANNUAL HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST

  

It is that time of year we dress up our furry friends into costumes, vote for the best in each category and award prizes. We hope you will come and join the fun on Wednesday, October 31st. The contest for small dogs will be at 3:00 p.m. and the large dog costume contest will be at 4:00 p.m. All the festivities will take place on the Large Dog side of the dog park.

Announce coming events

  

This year there will be six (6) Costume Categories:

 Funniest  Scariest  Celebrity / Movie Characters  Most Creative  Best Duo

  

All dog owners will be able to vote for their favorite doggie costume in each category. A dog can only ben entered into one category. However, it is possible for a dog to win in two categories; example: “Scariest” and “Best Overall Costume”. (Note that friends and neighbors who are just watching will not vote.) 

The new category this year is “Celebrity or Movie Characters”.

  

Consider some examples: Star Wars characters, Avengers, Transformers, Marilyn Munroe, Elvis Presley, Punk Rocker, etc.

  

All dog owners will be able to vote for their favorite doggie costume in each category. A dog can only ben entered into one category. However, it is possible for a dog to win in two categories; example: “Scariest” and “Best Overall Costume”. (Note that friends and neighbors who are just watching will not vote.) 

Registration for the Dog Park Halloween Costume Contest can be done online.

  

SBDogParkVolunteer@gmail.com

You should include these 4 items in the email:

  • Dog’s      Name
  • Owner’s Name and Email Address
  • Dog’s Costume
  • Dog’s      Costume Category

Fun Day In the Park

Saturday, November 3, 10-2 pm

SaddleBrooke Residents and their dogs are invited to the SaddleBrooke Dog Park for a
Fun Day in the Park.  

The Large Dog Park will feature...

 Jeremy Brown, and staff --
The Complete Canine
with agility and therapy dog presentations.

Agility Demonstrations

AND a chance for you to run
your dog on the course.
10:30  - 11:15
1-1:45 

Therapy Dog Information and Demonstration

Jeremy Brown is an evaluator for Pet Partners and offers classes on training your dog to be a Pet Partner Therapy Dog. He has graduated several SaddleBrooke Dogs into the program. He will explain how you and your dog can become a Therapy Dog Team.

The Small Dog Park

Will feature fun games for you and your dog, (sponsored by Camp Bow Wow), a Bake Sale with homemade goodies to purchase, and Raffle Tickets for our Fund Raiser for the SaddleBrooke Dog Park.  

Who is invited to attend?

SaddleBrooke Residents and their dogs are invited.  All dogs must have current Rabies Vaccinations, be licensed and Leashed. (The park is not open for play and invited dogs should be comfortable in a crowd)

And the dedication of RILEY'S PLACE

Riley's Place

Is our new park within the SaddleBrooke Dog Park.  It is a multi-purpose facility but specifically a Senior Dog Park for our older dogs who no longer can handle the rambunctiousness of younger, more  energetic dogs.


We will also be offering training classes with professional dog trainers for all SaddleBrooke residents in hopes that this will assist our community in getting training for their dogs.

Where did the name come from?

Dr. David and Pat Mersy made a substantional donation to the park in memory of Riley their loved Shih-Tzus.  

Riley lived to be 17 years and 4 months.  

The Park Dedication will be promply at 10 AM

For More Information about Fun Day in the Park

If you have questios about Fun Day or the Dedication of Riley's Place, please contact:

Cynthia Martin, Event Chair

cindiesue@gmail.com
713-857-6231


Kathleen Dunbar, SaddleBrooke Dog Park President

K.dunbar@Reagan.com

520-395-2920

SaddleBrooke Dog Park offers Training Classes

Classes Start Thursday November 15th

 The SaddleBrooke Dog Park  will be offering  Dog Training classes at Riley’s Place


Classes start Thursday November 15th  Jeremy Brown, owner of Complete Canine, will be offering the classes. (Due to HOA 2 Rules, SddleBrooke Residents only may participate). 

You do not have to be a Member of the Dog Park to take a class. 

Time

9AM Puppy Class (4 months – a year)  Sit, Stay, Come & walk properly on a leash


10 AM Beginners Obedience (any age)   Sit, Stay, Come & walk properly on a leash  


11 AM Intermediate    A more advanced class for dogs and their owners who may want to pursue becoming a Therapy Dog or obtaining their  Canine Good Citizen Certificate 

Cost

The cost is $160 for the 5-week course. You can go online and review The Complete Canine's website for more information.  (You also need to sign-up with The Complete Canine.)  

Contact Informaiton

www.completecaninetucson.com


Telephone- 520-403-1401

The 2018-2019 Speakers Series

Thursday November 8th

  

Jeremy Brown will also be the 1st presenter as the Dog Park kicks off THE SPEAKERS SERIES,
Thursday November 8th,
HOA 2 Ballroom East, 2 PM.
He will discuss Dog Park Etiquette,
dog training, and discuss what it takes to have your dog as a Certified Therapy Dog.
(Brown is an evaluator for Pet Partners and offers Pet Therapy dog classes to prepare dogs for the test).


All SaddleBrooke Residents

are invited to attend.
The Speakers Series is free and in the interest of creating a better community for SaddleBrooke Dogs and Owners!!! 

January 10th, 2018

Karyn Garvin, Garvin's Divine Dog Training, will return with more information on thinking like your dog...


January 10, 2019

HOA 2 Ballroom East 2PM

All SaddleBrooke Residents are invited to attend.

February & March 7th

Both February and March will be in the
HOA 2 Ballroom East 2PM

  

 HOA 2 Ballroom East 2PM 


 The Speakers Series is free and in the interest of creating a better community for SaddleBrooke Dogs and Owners!!!