Pets celebrated at assisted living community

PawFest (WDTN Photo/Matt Behrens)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Pets were the stars of a family-friendly event in Dayton Saturday.

PawFest (WDTN Photo/Matt Behrens)
PawFest (WDTN Photo/Matt Behrens)

PawFest was held Saturday afternoon at the Spring Hills Singing Woods Assisted Living on Woodbury Drive in Dayton.

The celebration of pets was filled with fun festivities including pet photos, a pet costume parade, and pet adoptions, as well as pet therapy for the residents of the facility.

Donations of dog food were collected at the event.

The event benefited local animal animal shelters.

Spring Hills Singing Woods Assisted Living is a pet-friendly facility and encourages residents to move in with their small pets. The facility’s slogan is “PAW” or Pets Are Welcome.

This was the first year for the event.

PawFest (WDTN Photo/Matt Behrens)
PawFest (WDTN Photo/Matt Behrens)

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