Carli and her owner, Gwen Larson of Sturgeon Bay, center, were among those who paraded in last year's Bark in the Park fundraiser for the Door County Humane Society. This year's similar event is called Bark By the Bay and takes place Aug. 24 at Martin Park in Sturgeon Bay.
The longest-running event sponsored by the Door County Humane Society has a new name and a new location, as the Bark by the Bay Pet Walk fundraiser, formerly known as Bark in the Park, takes place from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at Martin Park in Sturgeon Bay.
In addition to those changes, there are new services, lunch menu and vendors, but the most-loved elements of the event remain. While dogs make up the overwhelming majority of pets attending, several cats in strollers have made appearances in the past few years.
Bark by the Bay is open to all pet lovers as an opportunity to meet DCHS personnel ...