Yip and Dip Doggie Swim To Be Held at Boyertown Community Pool

The Third Annual Yip and Dip Doggie Swim will be held on Sunday, September 8, 1-4 pm at the Boyertown Community Pool, 417 S. Madison Street, Boyertown.

The entire pool and splash pad will be open for dogs and their owners willing to take the plunge. An off-leash area complete with agility course will be available as well as toenail trims, pet related vendors, caricatures by Alan MacBain, and contests throughout the day. People food will be available for purchase as well as canine novelties.

Coordinated by Boyertown Area YMCA staff and volunteers, event sponsors include Douglassville Veterinary Hospital, Patt Veterinary Hospital Ltd., Fuzzy Days LLC, GiGis at home Pet Care, Media Fusion Technologies, Orchard Hills Training, Ritas of Boyertown, and Zimmers Pets. Admission fee is a $10 donation per dog with a $25 maximum per household.

Proceeds will be used for repairs and improvements to the pool. Rain date for the event is Sunday, September 15. For more information or to get a registration, sponsor, or vendor form visit the Boyertown Area YMCA website at www.boyertownymca.org or contact the Boyertown Area YMCA at 610-369-9622.