Kansas City, Missouri Parks and Recreation invites you and your best friend to our end-of-the-season dog swim parties.
The Northland Animal Welfare Society (NAWS) and the KC Parks will partner for the first Dippin’ Dogs Swim Party at The Springs Aquatic Center on Saturday, September 12 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The Springs is located at 9400 N. Congress Avenue.
This year, there will be three swim sessions based on dog size. Small (under 40 lbs.) and senior dogs can swim from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Owners will large dogs (40 lbs. +) can choose from two sessions: 12- 2 p.m. or 2-4 p.m. Each large dog session is limited to 100 dogs.
Additionally, NAWS will offer microchipping for just $25 per dog. Local vendors will showcase their goods and services, including veterinary services, pet grooming, pet sitting, natural and gourmet pet food and treats, and pet clothing, at the event. Companies interested in attending as a vendor can sign up on the website or contact Heidi Downer with KC Parks at 816-513-7527 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bay Water Park , 7101 Longview Rd. in south Kansas City, is the site for the second Dippin’ Dogs Swim Party on Sunday, September 13 from Noon- 2 p.m. All size dogs are welcome to swim the entire time.
The cost to swim at each party is $10 per dog with a limit of two dogs per person. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.