City of Independence, Missouri

Pets in the Park

(INDEPENDENCE, Mo.) Friday, April 25, 2014 – Dress up your pet for fun from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 17 at Waterfall Park for Pets in the Park – a free event for pets and their families.

Activities will include a pet judging contest, pet parade, and attendance prizes. Participants in the pet parade are asked to bring an item to donate to the Animal Shelter such as collars, treats, pet toys, etc.

Micro-chipping ($10) and rabies shots ($5) will be available. Visit with area vendors about pet services, products and adoptions. Waterfall Park is located at 4501 S. Bass Pro Drive in Independence.

For questions about the pet judging contest, visit or call (816) 719-3743. For other questions, contact Independence Parks & Recreation at (816) 325-7370.