Grand Rapids, Mich. (WOODTV) - It's paws-down the biggest competition, where four-legged friends can go for the gold! Whiskers Resort and Pet Spa is excited to announce the Whiskers University Pawlympics 2012. If you didn't bring home a medal from London, there's still a chance to grab the gold. The Pawlympics is a free, fun-filled event taking place on Saturday August 25, 2012 at Whiskers' new Training Center (Whiskers University - 2855 29 th Street). Pups can sweat their way through events like the Limo Rock, Musical Paws, Obstacle Courses, Dress-Up Relay, and the Distraction Test.
Pawlympics may be the closest you'll ever come to bringing home the gold, so cheer on your fluffy four-legged kids while they compete in a number of games. If you're not too stressed about the tail wagging competition, enjoy raffles, win prizes, and snack on yapitizers from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Guests will also have the opportunity to meet Whiskers' trainers and watch training demos. Prizes will include gift certificates to local businesses, including a Gold membership to Shaggy Pines Dog Park (valued at $465.00) and a weekend getaway to Whiskers Resort & Pet Spa (valued at $255.00) Come out and go for the gold, silver, or bronze. It's the paw-fect way to keep the dream alive. Cheer on your furry friend while he goes for the gold in Musical Paws.
Whiskers' play and stay is nothing to snuff about. My toy Yorkie, Sammy, loves his doggie daycare. Sammy has time to ‘paws' and reflect in the themed suites, while enjoying daily activities and watching his flat screen TV. "This is not the type of room that comes to mind when you think of a boarding facility", says Rebecca Valiska, owner of Whiskers Resort and Spa. "We offer six hours worth of play time throughout the day plus two additional leash walks to ensure that your dog is getting plenty of exercise." Looking for more? Those looking to spoil their pet can indulge in room service which includes everything from Yappy Hour Drinks to Beggo Waffles. A personalized experience for all pets is what's in store when you walk through the door.
"For the pampered pet, our Royal Treatment includes extra playtime, an afternoon Bizzy Bone, a bed time snack, turn down service, and daily owner updates where staff members personally call you", says Valiska. Sound too good to be true? Whiskers Resort and Spa will give your little one the royal treatment of a Hollywood pup, with out breaking your pocketbook. Tour the facilities while your pet proves his skills at this year's games. Bringing home the Pawlympic gold gives you bragging rights, and Fido a whole lot to yap about!
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