Todays pooch fest includes a two-mile dog walk, a blessing of the animals, and a search for the citys ugliest mutt. Therell also be plenty of pets up for adoption. Plus, Tawny and Paxton, who runs the Hand in Paw dog-training clinic, will show off some of their most popular tricks. Peoples dogs go shopping with grocery carts and pick up produce, says Paxton. Some dogs will even get beer out of the refrigerator for you. Thats our kinda dog! www.brooklynshelter.org.
Sat., Sept. 8, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.