DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — The Dothan Leisure Services is teaming up with local businesses for the first-ever Dog Daze of Summer event this Saturday.

The event will be held Saturday, July 9th from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Eastgate Dog Park. Admission is free of charge; however, donations will be generously accepted.

A variety of local pet-friendly vendors and other small businesses are set to attend and all proceeds from the event will benefit local rescues.

A fashion show for pups will be held at 10 a.m.; the entry is free and voting will be based on people’s choice

The cost is $1.00 per vote. There will be opportunities to win cash prizes and more!

For information on the event, please visit Brit and Bear’s website at