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Bark in the Park at Hoyt Lake – Any feedback?

August 19, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Were you at Bark in the Park 2018? Check out event photos below!

Bark in the Park | Hoyt Lake | Aug 19, 2018

Love Your Pets and Parks? Join us for Bark in the Park this August! Special thanks to our presenting sponsor, Univera, for making Bark in the Park 2018 possible!

Event Details

Date: Sunday, August 19, 2018
Place: Hoyt Lake in Delaware Park, free parking is available along Lincoln Parkway
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Click here to download the Event Map


Hoyt Lake Dog Parade (details below)
K-9 Unit Demonstration
Free Dog Training Classes at 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm by Dog Days of Buffalo
Pet Expo featuring local vendors (see vendor list below)
Official Photobooth (with props!!) with Dogs of Buffalo and Marlee and Me Photography
Free Brush Outs by Dog Days of Buffalo

Pet Expo Vendors (in alphabetical order)

1. Animal Outfitters, Inc.
2. Ashker’s Juice Bar – Bistro – Gallery
3. Buffalo Underdogs Rescue
4. City of Buffalo Animal Shelter
5. Dog Days of Buffalo
6. Drift Woodworking
7. Fetch! Dog Treats
8. Hound Fresh
9. K9 Toy Box
10. Paws & Awws Photography
11. Pet Supplies Plus – Buffalo, NY
12. Veterans One-stop Center of WNY
13. West Side Pet Clinic

Dog Parade

11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. – Sign up for for the Dog Parade at Houndquarters (refer to map)
11:45 a.m. – Dog Parade Kicks Off
12:45 p.m. – Dog Parade Official Judging and winners announced. Each winner will receive a PAW medal and $40 gift certificate from Paws & Awws Photography

Dog Parade winning categories are:
Owner Look-alike
Best Dressed
Best Trick
Curliest Tail
Most Buffalonian
Best Smile

Food Trucks – along Lincoln Parkway, between Albright Knox and Hoyt Lake.

1. The Cheesy Chick
2. get fried

Instagram Photo Contest

To learn more about the Instagram Photo Contest with Dogs of Buffalo, click here! Winner will be announced on Aug 19 at Bark in the Park, and will receive a Fetch! Gourmet Dog Treats gift basket ($50 value) and a free training session with Dog Days of Buffalo. Learn more here.


Hoyt Lake
198 Lincoln Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222 United States
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