22 Feb

March Yappy Hour – Therapy Dog Pet Ed Seminar 2/22/15

Pet Education Seminar: “Getting Your Dog Started on the Path to Becoming a Therapy Dog, and Basic Dog Obedience”   Sunday, March 29 from 3-5 pm

Therapy Dog

RESCHEDULED FROM FEBRUARY’S RAIN CANCELLATION

Two certified members of the A.K.C., Karen Saunders and Ann de-Toth, will be speaking at our February Pet Education Seminar about how to certify your dog as a Therapy Dog, and how your dog can become a better member of the family through training. Specializing in dog obedience, one door prize will be awarded at the conclusion of the seminar: A 10-week Novice Course at Hollywood Dog Obedience Club.

15 Jun

Dog & Cat Vaccine Clinic – June Yappy Hour 6/29

Vaccine_Clinic_20140630At our June Yappy Hour and Dog and Cat Vaccine Clinic (June 29), Pets First Foundation partnered with FHDP to offer low cost vaccines to dogs and cats, and even microchipping. The first 25 pet owners in line received one free vaccine. 80 pets were vaccinated, and Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council had a booth with plenty of fun freebies and dog treats. One person received a year supply of dog food from Wellness by entering their name in the opportunity drawing. A great time inside and outside the dog park was had by all.

 

18 Feb

Disaster Preparedness for Pets – Yappy Hour Pet Ed Seminar 2/23/14

Cindy Sanchez leads Preparedness Pet Ed Seminar“Are You Prepared With Your Pets When Disaster Strikes?” Friends of Hermon Dog Park sponsored a free Pet Education seminar at the Hermon Dog Park on February 23, 2014.

Two experts, Cynthia Sanchez, Red Cross Pet First Aid Instructor and Level 3 CERT trained, as well as Thea Martin, Pet Disaster Planning Instructor, provided hand-outs, emergency checklists and answers to your questions. Topics covered included: What to do if the shelters won’t take pets? How do we keep our pets safe? How to approach injured pets. What supplies are really needed? We had a drawing for prizes and the usual doggie snacks and information at our booth. Seating was provided by Councilmember Jose Huizar of CD-14.

Download the flyer here and check out photos on our FaceBook page.

09 Jan

Annual Membership Meeting & Yappy Hour 1/26/14

Friends of Hermon Dog Park Annual Meeting 2014Annual Membership Meeting
On Sunday, January 26, 2014 we held our Annual Membership Meeting during Yappy Hour at the dog park. We celebrated our accomplishments for 2013 and discussed plans for 2014. You can read the Co-Presidents’ Report here. We voted on new and renewing board members. We met some new volunteers for upcoming monthly “Yappy Hours” and possible new board members. We had treats for your dog, information on local resources and more. If you missed it you can still get involved – just email us at contact@hermondogpark.org!