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2018 Pocono Puppy Palooza

Shawnee on Delaware, PA – Shawnee Mountain is going to the dogs! Pocono Puppy Palooza will be taking place at Shawnee Mountain on September 22 and 23, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The event will include a variety of demonstrations, including: agility, nose work (substance detection), treibball (urban herding), rally-obedience and explosive/narcotic demonstrations. There will not be any explosives or narcotics on the premises. Essential oils will be used as a substitute.  

Event entertainment will feature the Marvelous Mutts, a thrilling dog sport entertainment show. Johnny Peers & the Muttville Comix will be providing slapstick comedy on the main stage. A UKI Agility Trial will also be taking place.

There will be a Puppy Parade for owners and their dogs to participate in. The parade will feature a variety of different contests, including: costume, owner/dog look-alike, shortest tail and longest ears.

The shelters and rescues that are attending the event include: Kindred Spirits Animal Rescue, AWSOM, Hope for Hannah Rescue, Delaware Valley Siberian Husky Rescue and Creature Comfort Adoptions. No on-site adoptions will be permitted at the event. A portion of all gate proceeds will benefit each rescue and shelter in attendance.

There will be an extra $1.00 fee for each dog entering the gate.

No flexi or retractable leashes will be permitted at the event, regular leashes only. Dogs attending the event should already be properly socialized. Owners will be required to clean up after their dog(s).

The event will be held rain or shine. Purchase Advance Festival Admission Tickets at a discounted price: Adults $9.00 and Children ages 5 – 12 $7.50, age 4 and under FREE, on sale now through Friday, September 21 at 4 p.m.