City of Henderson Hosts Doggie Paddle and Play Day Sept. 18

Bring your favorite four-legged friend to join Sit Means Sit, the largest U.S.-based dog training company, and Las Vegas DockDogs for a canine-only swim during a special Doggie Paddle & Play Day on September 18, 2010 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Black Mountain Aquatic Complex in Henderson. Dogs can play and enjoy leisurely dips in the pool while their human friends socialize and watch some exciting dock diving demonstrations.

All dogs must be dog and people-friendly. Dogs are not allowed to play on the slides or on the play features. All dogs must be checked in and proof of vaccination is required before entering. Human friends attend for free and may not enter the water. Cost is $5 per dog, payable at the gate, to the City of Henderson. Dogs weighing 50 pounds or less can swim from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Dogs weighing more than 50 pounds can swim from 10:45 a.m. to noon. The Black Mountain Aquatic Complex is located at 599 Greenway Rd. at Horizon Drive. For more information, call 267-5836.

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