Burnham-On-Sea Sea Dogs Festival to be held this Saturday
lovers in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge are being invited to take
part in the towns' first Sea Dogs Festival.
event is taking place this Saturday (April 30th) on the beach
alongside the South Esplanade between 10am and 3pm as part of
National Pet Month.
aims are to promote responsible dog owning, raise the profile
of Burnham-On-Sea as a place for dogs to visit, plus the health
Pet Month is about promoting responsible pet ownership across
the UK by encouraging people to hold events like the Sea Dogs
Milner Simonds, organiser of the the new event, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"Burnham-on-Sea is a great place to own a dog and the beach,
when used responsibly, is a fantastic place to exercise your pet."
are pleased to welcome dog owners and dog lovers to the seaside
for our first Sea Dogs Festival. There will be a fun dog show,
demonstrations and dog accessories and related stalls."
day will start at 10am with many breed meet-ups walking into the
festival There is a high-tide early afternoon and I know the local
Spanish Water Dogs will be taking advantage of this for a swim."
dog show is all about having fun with your pet. We know this is
a great place to be a dog owner and we hope to locate many of
the favourite walks from owners during the day."
Bellingham, Chairman of NPM said: "Were delighted that
the Sea Dogs Festival is holding such a great event to celebrate
our relationship with our pets."
give so much to us in return we need to look after them
responsibly to keep them healthy and happy. We hope everybody
involved has a great time in the process."
on in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge