Dogs get their day at Prairie Village’s Franklin Park Saturday

Dog-DaysPrairie Village’s Franklin Park goes to the dogs Saturday when Prairie Village Animal Control hosts the “Dog Days of Summer” event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The day includes a temporary off-leash dog park for the event hours.

Demonstrations start at 11 a.m. and a variety of contests – tricks, costume, kisser and look-a-like (you and the dog) – run at noon.

A variety of vendors will be on hand throughout the day as well as pet adoption during the event houses.

A current city license and rabies tag must be on each dog that comes to the park

Food will be available (for humans) starting at 10 a.m. as well.