See all 2014 event photos on the Pics page. 
More photos will be uploaded as they are submitted so check back at least one more time to look for yours!  Fill out the contact form on the Volunteer page (you don't have to volunteer to submit a question) to request full size images for your own collection.

We hope you enjoyed the 2014 Spooky Pooch! 
Tentative date for next year is Saturday, October 10th!  Hope to see you there!

 The Spookiest Pooch
  Win awards valued over $300!

  NEW! Stuffed Dog Contest!
   Dress up your stuffed animal and put him on display!

 Creative Grooming Exhibition
  People’s Choice, International Judging Association and  
  Local Celebrity Judging panel awards with total value of
  over $1200!

  Lure Course                  
  Provided by the Cincinnati Zoo Cat Ambassador Program
Agility Course 

Dog demonstrations
   Food, vendors, games and more!

All activities selected to further develop the bond between you and your furry companion through fun activities, new ideas for exercise and mutual enjoyment.


Saturday, October 11th 11am-5pm
Washington Park, Glendale Ohio

Think your pooch is the best dressed?

Register him for the Spookiest Pooch Dress Up Contest and Parade!

  •   Prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place People’s Choice
  • Must check in at registration booth between 11 and 11:45am to have your pooch’s photo taken, with Parade commencing at 12pm.
  • Judging will take place from displayed photo board between 12 and 2:30pm with all winners announced at 2:45pm.
  • Have more than one pooch but don't have the patience to dress them all in their Spookiest attire?  Enter one dog into the Spookiest Pooch contest and parade and bring the others for a day of fun on the lure and agility courses!


Register online by October 7th to pick which rescue organization will receive the proceeds from your registration. 
(after this date, all registration proceeds will be split between the Cincinnati SPCA, the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden and the HWB Community Center)