Humane Society to host Pooch Plunge, birthday party for BowBow

August 22, 2011

HAGESRSTOWN — Pooch Plunge set for Wednesday

The eighth annual Pooch Plunge will be Wednesday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Claude M. Potterfield Pool, 730 Frederick St. in Hagerstown.

The event benefits the Humane Society of Washington County.

Admission for one dog plus one handler costs $5. Additional humans or pets will pay $2 each.

For more information, call the shelter at 301-733-2060, ext. 239, or go to

BowBow’s 20th birthday

The Humane Society of Washington County, at 13011 Maugansville Road in Hagerstown, will hold a birthday celebration for BowBow, a terrier mix adopted from the animal shelter 19 years ago.

BowBow has been with the family since 1991. The public is invited to the shelter Thursday at 6 p.m. to celebrate BowBow’s 20th birthday.

Central Dawgma and the Dawg Wash donated BowBow’s birthday cake.

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