Pool Party for Pooches

Lynchburg, VA - You and your favorite dog are cordially invited for a swim at Miller Park Pool at the end of the month.

It's a pool party for pooches. And it's called "Paws in the Pool. And, yes, dogs are allowed a dip in the pool for this one time only.

It's a fundraiser for the Lynchburg Dog Park. It will be August 25th from 10 a.m. to noon. There will be contests and prizes like best water trick and cutest dog swimsuit.

To attend, there are these rules: dogs must be more than six months old and you must show proof your dog's caught up on the rabies shots.

Admission will be $15 per dog, $10 per human, and $5 per two-legged child under 12-years-old.

Tickets are available at Lynchburg Parks and Recreation Department at the Miller Center (301 Grove Street) and at the gate the day of the event.