Cheri A Lindsey BARK Park to Celebrate Grand Opening Event and AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day

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Cheri A Lindsey BARK Park to Celebrate Grand Opening Event and AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day

September 19, 2012 Updated Sep 19, 2012 at 11:49 AM EST

(WBNG Binghamton) The Cheri A Lindsey BARK Park committee and the City of Binghamton announced Wednesday that they will be celebrating the new dog park’s Grand Opening in conjunction with AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day (RDO DAY) on September 23, 2012.

According to a news release:

The Grand Opening will highlight the goal of RDO day, supported by the American Kennel Club (AKC), which is to educate first-time dog owners about the responsibilities of dog ownership and help current owners enhance their relationships with their pets.

EVENT DETAILS:

• Date:  Sunday, September 23, 2012

• Time:  2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

• Activities:  The celebration will kick off with a ribbon cutting ceremony. There will be many dog related goods and services, rally and agility demos, free classes, Canine Good Citizen testing, Behavior and Training Q&A help desk, fun contests  for both kids and adults with prizes and of course a terrific new fenced dog park for dogs to play in.