Pooch Playdate @ Purina Farms

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Event Sponsor: 
Purina Farms
Date: 
Sat Jun, 16 2018 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Address: 
Purina Farms - Event Center
500 William Danforth Way
63039 Gray Summit , MO

11:00am to 3:00pm. Purina Farms invite you and your dog to stretch your legs inside at the Purina Event Center on June 16 & 17. The 84,000 sq ft indoor facility will become a pooch playground filled with more than 15 different games and activities. This “open house” is open to all dogs and their owners who just want to burn off some energy and have a great time.
Check out the list below showing just a sampling of all the different activity stations:
• Doggie Dash – Your dog races against the clock to see who is truly Top Dog when it comes to speed.
• K9 Obstacle Course – Test your dog’s agility skills on contacts, jumps, tunnels and tires.
• Pup Play Yard – Give your canine social butterfly room to stretch his legs and play with his doggie friends.
• Mutt Maze – See how clever your dog is as you place her at the start line and call her to you while you wait at the finish line.
• Score a goal in Furball Futbol
• Put your thinking caps on for behavior bootcamp
• Find an open paw print in ‘Sit Means Sit’ Musical Chairs
• Have a ball - in the ballpit
• and much more!
Parking is $5.00 per vehicle.
Purchase tickets on-site: $5 per person ages 13 and up
Kids 12 & under and dogs attend for FREE
A portion of proceeds benefit local animal welfare organizations. No reservations necessary.
Email them at purinafarms@purina.nestle.com for more information or call 314-982-3232 M-F between 9:30am – 3:30pm. The on-site Café will be open for food and beverage purchases!
All canine participants must be:
1) At least 4 months of age
2) Up-to-date on all vaccinations and have a visible rabies ID tag
3) In good health and not showing any visible signs of illness
4) On a leash (no retractable leashes allowed)
5) Well-mannered and not demonstrating any aggressive behavior towards others
For all the details visit the event page.

---> New activity just added to Pooch Playdate! Does your dog like to swim and chase toys?
Their portable diving dog pool will be open to well-behaved dogs and their owners participating in the pooch playdate between the hours of 11AM -2 PM. Come do a three minute training session and get some tips on how to get your dog started in the sport. Then stay to watch some experienced dogs launch into the pool.

NOTE: The Purina Farms "Countrytime BBQ, Bluegrass and Brews Festival", featuring Kids Carnival, - is the same days from 9:30am to 3:30pm at the Visitors Center. https://www.facebook.com/events/164382000897153/
Enjoy toe-tapping music, lively clogging demonstrations, delicious BBQ offered by Chris' Smoke House food truck and frosty cold beverages from Six Mile Bridge Brewery.