A gym just for dogs now in Alexandria
Cross training and day boarding
- When: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 10 a.m.
- Where: Frolick Dogs Canine Sports Club
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit2: Not available
- Categories: Community
Dogs demo gym equipment and Alexandria Mayor cuts ribbon to celebrate opening of area's first dog sports club
WHO: Frolick Dogs Canine Sports Club
Mayor William D. "Bill" Euille of Alexandria
Select canine members of Frolick Dogs with owners
Alexandria Chamber of Commerce leadership
Other Alexandria city officials
Community partners (veterinarian, rescue organizations, dog trainers, etc.)
WHAT: Ribbon cutting ceremony AND Frolick Dogs facility tour & demonstration
Dogs of all sizes and breeds will be using equipment such as: Dog Tread treadmills; FitPAW balance balls -- standing atop a large peanut-shaped ball that provides a great visual -- which help improve a dog’s core strength, balance, and body awareness; and agility equipment in a competition size ring. Talk with experts about canine fitness and wellness.
WHEN: Thursday, July 31
WHERE: Frolick Dogs Canine Sports Club
3208 Colvin Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
WHY: To show the Alexandria community’s support for the area’s first and only gym for dogs, and to provide a visual example of what fitness and fun looks like for dogs and their owners. With vets declaring over half of American pets obese, Frolick Dogs provides new ways to engage in canine wellness.
Parking available at the gated Hadeed lot located directly across the street