Dog lovers unite, and join Hudson Crossing Park in celebrating the working dog and all things canine at Canines Crossing at the Park! A fun day out in the sun with local canine search and rescue groups, Guiding Eye service dogs, the Saratoga County K-9 unit, agility dogs, therapy dogs, animal story telling and much more!
Schedule of events:
11am: Cristie Keegan, Storyteller will kick off the event with her wonderful tales of the human/ animal bonds that we all share.
11:30am: Lower Adirondack Search and Rescue (LASAR) is a wilderness search and rescue team located in the Adirondack Region of New York State. The team’s more than 60 volunteer members are dedicated to searching for lost people. We do this by using skills learned through extensive classroom education and field training.
12:30pm: Canine Companions for Independence® is a non-profit organization that was founded in 1975 and enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships.
1pm: Agility Demonstrations: Watch these highly trained canines jump, weave and scamper through the course, guided by their humans.
1:30pm: Saratoga County Sheriff K9 unit: Learn about the many ways these highly trained canines keep us safe!
2pm: Marj and Jake
2:30pm: Newfoundland Club demonstration
3pm: Therapy Dogs International
3:30pm: Saratoga County Animal Shelter
PLUS Wild Dogs food truck, crafts for kids (make a tie dye bandana to bring home to your pup!), "veterinarian office" play area, meet the vet. table, round table storytelling about pet dogs, and more!