An ASPCA van was available for spaying and neutering.
Arf Arf (The Allied Rockaway Foundation for Animal Recreation and Fitness) hosted it’s bi-annual ‘It’s My Bark Day’ last Saturday at the Rockaway Dog Run between Beach 81 and 83 Streets. Check out the photos for some of the highlights from the day, which was co-sponsored by the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation.
A boy and his dog – Andrew Burns and Brownie play a game of catch.
Laura Miller, middle, and Max joined other representatives from Bobbi and the Strays Adoption Center – which rescues, rehabilitates and puts animals up for adoption. At least two applications for adoption were received during the event. Photos by Miriam Rosenberg
“It’s mine.” “No, it’s mine.”
It’s a high-five for Boomer and his human, Justin Berman, after Boomer won first prize in the tricks competition for his impersonation of Jesse James.
Top. Effie and Tom Black relax with Romeo.
Top. It’s spring and a dog’s fancy turns to walks in the park and playing with his or her pals.
Right. Cuevo, who’s an old hat at these events, takes time out for play.
Left. Shannon McFadden, her father, Guinness (in her arms) and Scooter.