Doggie Swim to Benefit Worcester County Humane Society


>>ARE YOU LOOKING FOR SOMETHING TO DO THIS WEEKEND? THE EIGHTH ANNUAL RUN FOR SHELTER AND KIDS CRAB FUN RUN IS TOMORROW RAISING FUN FOR THE OPERATING EXPENSES OF HAVEN MINISTRIES RESOURCE CENTER FOOD PANTRY BETWEEN ‘S COUNTY WILL INCLUDE A TWO MILE WALK A FIVE TO RUN 10, TO RUN AND HALF MILE >>THE UNOFFICIAL SUMMER SEASON HERE ON DELMARVA MIGHT BE OVER THAT DOESN’T MEAN THE SWIMMING SEASON IS OVER.>>WE HAVE BEACHES AND POOLS FOR PEOPLE, BUT WHAT ABOUT FOR OUR POOCHES? PROBLEM SOLVED.>>WE WOULD LIKE TO INTRODUCE YOU TO COLBY PHILLIPS. THANK YOU FOR JOINING US. CAN WE TALK ABOUT THE DOG IN THE ROOM? WHO IS THIS?>>THIS IS LOTTIE. SHE IS A BLACK LAB.>>TWO YEARS OLD.>>SHE JUST SAT UP ENTER AS SOON AS WE CAME ON CAMERA.>>TELL US ABOUT THE SWIM?>>IT IS A SWIM FOR DOGS. WE’VE ALL TYPES OF DOGS, FROM 10:00 TO 2:00 AT MOM FOR LANDINGS OCEAN PINES, WE HAVE SMALL DOG LEG OF THE FIRST HALF HOUR TWO. SO THEY ARE NOT OVERWHELMED WITH THE BIGGER DOGS. WE HAVE A BABY POOL SO A LOT OF THEM STAY IN THE BABY POOL, THE SMALL DOGS. WE GET ABOUT 100 DOGS.>>I BET THAT IS NEED TO SEE?>>IT IS A LOT OF FUN PEOPLE COME WITHOUT ANIMALS JUST TO WATCH IT.>>WHAT SHOULD WE BRING?>>WELL, PEOPLE ARE FREE, DOGS ARE SIX DOLLARS. 100 PERCENT OF THE PROCEEDS GO TO THE WORCHESTER COUNTY HUMAN SOCIETY WHICH IS A NO KILL SHELTER. IF ANYONE WANTS TO DROP OFF DONATIONS THEY ARE ALWAYS LOOKING FOR DRY CAT FOOD AND DOG FOOD IN A BUTTER THINGS LIKE THAT.>>YOU MENTIONED IT’S A NO KILL SHELTER. WHAT DOES THAT MEAN EXACTLY?>>THEY TAKEN ALL ANIMALS, CATS, DOGS, AND THEY KEEP THEM UNTIL THEY FIND A HOME. I KNOW THERE IS SOME DOGS THAT HAVE BEEN THERE AT LEAST 10 YEARS IF NOT LONGER.>>SERIOUSLY?>>YEAH.>>IS LOTTIE GOING TO BE AT THE POOL?>>LOTTIE WILL BE AT THE POOL, THIS WILL BE HER THIRD SWIM. AS SOMEONE THROWS THE BALL SHE USUALLY IS TO BE THE FIRST TO GET IT. [LAUGHTER] >>AND SHE IS A LAB SHE IS A LAB.>>CAN’T GET ANY BETTER THAN THAT. YOU SAID YOU GOT TWO SEPARATE EVENTS. GIVE US AN OVERALL AGAIN ABOUT THE EVENT?>>PEOPLE COME IN, 10:00. WE OPENED THE POOL AND THEY COME IN AND GET THE FOUR HOURS OF SWIMMING AND GETTING WITH HER DOG. DOGS JUMP OFF THE SIDE AND SWIM FOR BALLS. WE HAVE SOME IN LIFEJACKETS. BULLDOGS, LABS, OLDER RETRIEVERS TAKE OVER. IT’S A REALLY FUN DAY. IT’S GOING TO BE HOT SHOULD BE A LOT OF FUN.>>HAVE A GOOD SWIM.>>INC. YOU SO MUCH FOR COMING

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