(Posted Aug. 19, 2019)
The West Jefferson and Plain City parks and recreation departments are hosting doggie swims to close out this year’s pool season. Dog owners are welcome to bring their pooches for some splashing-around fun.
West Jefferson’s Doggie Swim is set for 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 20. Admission is free. Participants are asked that they control their dogs. The pool is located at 45 Inwood Rd., West Jefferson. For details, contact Marci Darlington, parks and recreation director, (740) 490-8317.
Plain City’s Pooch Paddle is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 2. Admission is $5 for pool members and $10 for non-members. Admission includes one human and one dog; admission for each additional human is $1. The event includes free treats and swim time for pups and their owners. The zero-depth pool offers easy entry. Friendly dogs are allowed off-leash.
Registration and signed waiver forms must be submitted prior to entry to the pool. Dogs must be current on vaccinations. The Plain City Aquatic Center is located at 160 W. Second St., Plain City. For more information, call (614) 873-3527. For registration and waiver forms, visit “Plain City Parks and Recreation” on Facebook.