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Dogtopia Holding National Wash Your Dog Day to Benefit Veterans


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dogtopiaFor the ninth year in a row the national dog daycare franchise Dogtopia will be holding a charity dog wash to benefit charities that provide service dogs to veterans in need.

All twenty-nine Dogtopia locations across the country will be simultaneously participating in the fundraiser this year on July 21st. Dogs can receive a wash for a suggested donation of $15. There will be various other activities at the event including giveaways, food, photo booths and games.

“Bringing your dog in for a bath on National Wash Your Dog Day is an easy way for dog owners to make a profound impact in the life of a veteran,” said Dogtopia CEO Amy Nichols. “We’ve seen the Charity Dog Wash grow year after year, and are hoping to make this year’s event the most successful yet.”

To find a Dogtopia location near you visit Donations can also be made at their website if you are unable to attend the event.

Last year Dogtopia raised $21,000 with their Charity Dog Wash, and this year they are hoping to raise at least $30,000. Charities benefitting from the fundraiser include Veterans Moving Forward, Inc. and America’s VetDogs.