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Animal Care & Control To Host
Doggie Easter Egg Hunt and Bonnet Contest

For immediate release: Date: March 22, 2007
Contact: Karen Buchan, 561-233-1280

The Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control Division is sponsoring an Easter egg hunt for dogs and puppies on Saturday, March 31, beginning at 9:30 a.m. Following the hunt, there will be a “Doggie Easter Bonnet Contest.”

The entire family is invited to join this free and fun event which will take place at the main shelter, 7100 Belvedere Road in West Palm Beach approximately five miles west of I-95. There will be prizes, ribbons and trophies for winners. Registration is from 9 to 9:30 a.m.

Dogs must be on a leash, currently vaccinated against rabies and wearing a current rabies license tag. If your pet is not currently vaccinated, shots and tags are available at the shelter location for $5 plus the cost of the tag. For more information about County Animal Care and Control, you can visit

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