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Sunshine RV Resort is thrilled to announce their 2nd Annual Pet Fun Match Dog Show to be held Tuesday, February 11, at 12 to 2:30 p.m., at the resorts Friendship Hall. The event is free and open to the public with donations encouraged. All proceeds will benefit the Humane Society of Harlingen, which relies primarily on donations from the public to fund their life saving efforts for community pets.

Pet Fun Match is an interactive dog show with demonstrations by renowned trainers Jenisa Myers, Marty Vielma and Brittany Vielma, in conjunction with the RGV Training Center and K9s on Patrol Jamie Benitex of the K9 conultants, and Caz Richard of PetSmart. Residents of Sunshine Resort are encouraged to take part in the show’s compeitions, including a look-a-like contest.

The goal of the event is to show animal lovers that through obedience and agility training, you can find a solution to many behavioral problems and develop an unbreakable bond along the way.

Sunshine RV Resort will also be hosting a silent auction, 50/50 raffle, samples from local vendors and a food truck.

HSH will be parading adoptable pets and offering waived adoption fees with a donation. They will also be providing low-cost microchipping ($20) and nail trimming ($5).

Join the park for an afternoon of fun and philanthropy.

Last year there were a handful of pets that were adopted during the event, and more in the days following. Over 200 hundred people attended last year where they raised over $700. With the response they are receiving so far, organizers are expecting a bigger turnout this year.

For more information about the event, please contact Sharon Battocletti at (636) 485-1355 or at sharbatt515@gmail.com.