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8/27/2009 Vol. , Issue 2 Contact Us
QUALITY OF LIFE

Dog Swim Day with Parks & Recreation
The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a special Dog Swim Day at the Nations Tobin Aquatic Center (8831 Railroad Dr.) on September 12th & 13th from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.   
 
This fun event, now in its second year, allows dogs to swim at the aquatic center for only $2.00 per dog (owners are free).  
 
The Humane Society will also be offering micro-chipping for dogs at $15 per dog while supplies last and dogs will be available for adoption.
 
The Animal Rescue League will have dogs available for adoption for $125. From the Heart Rescue and New Hope Alliance will also have dogs available for adoption and Reid San will have a dog agility and obedience demonstration. The American Red Cross will have flyers about their Pet First Aid class. 
 
For more information and or a list of rules for the event call Stacy Wright at the Aquatics office for the City Parks and Recreation Department at 544-3556 or go to www.elpasotexas.gov/parks.
 
 
Dogs Swim Day Rules
 
Owner Rules
Pet Owners are free admission into the Pool for Dog Swim Day.
 
Must have paper proof of current vaccinations.
 
Dogs must enter and exit on a leash.
 
Please make sure your dog has used the restroom before entering the pool area.
 
Owners are responsible for cleaning up after their dogs.
 
No owners allowed in the pool.
 
No doggie treats, we don’t want any upset tummies.
 
Dogs must be within view and voice control of their owners at all times.
 
 
 
Dog Rules
$2 Admission Fee for each dog.
 
No dog-fighting.
 
No snarling or growling.
 
Must wear your collar at all times.
 
Please stay in the shallow pool.
 
Dogs must play nicely.
 
No female dogs in heat will be allowed.
 
No barking at the lifeguards.
 
 


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