600 pet owners and pups take over Mound Harbor District for Dog Days
The event collected pet donations for Western Communities Action Network Pet Assistant Fund. New this year, a couple of the event sponsors Tim Weigert, manager at Mound Walgreens and Teri Scherven, branch Manager Crow River Bank, placed pet food donation boxes for collections prior to the event. Collections from the day and donation boxes combined delivery is approxately one small pick-up truck load, said event chair Laura Cogswell.
Kim Osmonson of Mound’s Glamour Pets also donated and matched funds from nail trims done during the event. Collections from exhibitors totaled almost $500 for the WeCAN Pet Assistance fund.
Other proceeds from the day will go to WeCAN or the Dog Park project.