Allen County SPCA St. Petrick's Day

The Allen County SPCA hosted the first St. Petrick's Day pet show and contest on Sunday, March 16, at the Deer Park Pub in Fort Wayne. Several dogs paraded around the stage doing tricks while dressed in various St. Patty's Day-themed costumes. Journal Gazette video by Chad Ryan.

You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Local

  • Veterans give medical staff piece of their mind in forum
    Not long into Wednesday night’s Listening Post for military veterans, an audience member complained about another person’s lengthy gripe that had interrupted a speaker.
  • EACS estimates tax rate, budget decrease
    East Allen County Schools officials are estimating that next year’s school tax rate will dip by about a penny per $100 assessed value, while the general budget will decrease by about 1.4 percent.
  • Eagle Marsh project gets 1 bid
    The Indiana Department of Natural Resources received a single bid Wednesday for a construction project aimed at preventing Asian carp from migrating through Fort Wayne and reaching the Great Lakes.Fleming Excavating Inc.
Advertisement

St. Petrick’s Day goes to the dogs

Photos by Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette
Ramona, center, keeps quiet before her handler tries to get her to speak during the “Best Speak Trick” category at the first “St. Petrick’s Day” pet show Sunday hosted by the Allen County SPCA at the Deer Park Pub.
Mr. Weenie, a 4-year old dachshund, wears his green top hat and coat on Sunday during the first “St. Petrick’s Day” pet show hosted by the Allen County SPCA at the Deer Park Pub.

Advertisement