Do you dress your pet for Halloween? Post a photo of your pet in costume at Wichita Paws.com for a chance to win a $50 gift card to a pet store.
To enter, go to WichitaPaws.com and register if you haven't already. Click on the "Contest" billboard for instructions on how to post your photo. Deadline for entries is 11:59 p.m. Nov. 1.
We'll narrow down the entries to 15 or so finalists, then let you vote for your favorite. (Only one vote per person, please.) The finalists will also be featured in The Eagle on Nov. 6 and the winner on Nov. 13.
Questions? Call 316-268-6593 or 316-268-6312.
Microchip clinic at dog park today
Heart Bandits American Eskimo Dog Rescue will hold a fundraising low-cost microchip clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the Chapin Dog Park, 2466 E. MacArthur.
The cost is $25 cash. Dogs older than 6 months must have proof of rabies vaccination.
For more information, call 316-617-9363 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
WKC meeting to host veterinary surgeon
Veterinary surgeon Michael Nawrocki will be the featured speaker at this month's meeting of the Wichita Kennel Club.
Nawrocki, who practices at the Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Hospital of Wichita, will speak on "Developmental Orthopedic Diseases Prevalent in Dogs" at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the kennel club building, 3448 N. Emporia. The meeting is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 316-440-4425.
Vet clinic to discuss preventive care
Andover Veterinary Clinic will present a session on Tuesday called "Inexpensive Ways to Prevent Problems in Your Pets."
Veterinarians will discuss how inexpensive testing and procedures can help keep your pet healthy and happy for many years to come, as well as the importance of personalizing a pet's care based on its specific needs.
The discussion is from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the clinic, 517 W. Central in Andover. It is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 316-733-0701 or e-mail email@example.com.
Compiled by Diane McCartney