Bark at the Park

Bark at the Park Registration at Kauffman Stadium for the Kansas City Royals baseball game against the Seattle Mariners on June 22, 2014.

Bark at the Park Registration at Kauffman Stadium for the Kansas City Royals game against the Seattle Mariners on June 22, 2014.

Balls and dogs definitely go together.

At Bark at the Park, scores of dogs and their people had a great time at Kaufman Stadium on July 22, 2014 at the Kansas City Royals-Seattle Mariners baseball game.

Bark at the Park at Kauffman Stadium during the Kansas City Royals-Seattle Mariners game on June 22, 2014.

Bark at the Park at Kauffman Stadium during the Kansas City Royals-Seattle Mariners on June 22, 2014.

At the event in Kansas City, Missouri,  dogs and their people had a special section, pre-game parade, games, wading pools, tickets to seats at the game, vendors and special activities.  Part of the ticket price benefited Wayside Waifs, a no-kill animal shelter where I volunteer as a photographer of available cats for the website. (I don’t think we’re going to be seeing any Purr at the Park events.)

What a treat to see so many dogs!  Click on any thumbnail to see a full-size photo and to start the slideshow.

 

There are Bark at the Park events at many Major League baseball stadiums.

Bark at the Park Dog Events at Major League baseball stadiums.

Kansas City Royals Bark at the Park.

Wayside Waifs Website.

 

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9 Comments

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9 responses to “Bark at the Park

  1. oh wow that’s a lotta dogs in one place, I’m actually surprised things didn’t go too bonkers with them all barking at each other 😀

  2. Lynn

    What a fun event. I think K.C. has some good no kill shelters and does quite a bit for the welfare of these furbabies. I donate to Art Unleashed which is a silent art auction with the proceeds going to the KC Humane Society and it too is a no kill shelter. Yay!!!

  3. Fantastic photos, Catherine! It so much fun seeing all the dogs having fun at the game. And thanks so much for the link!

  4. Great idea. We have a pooch in the garden event at the desert botanical garden but i think it fits nicely at the baseball game.

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