Dogtoberfest and Wiener Dog Races will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Atascadero Lake Park.
The event includes races for dachshunds and “wiener dog wannabes,” as well as costume and talent contests. Prizes and trophies will be awarded to race and contest winners.
There will also be raffle drawings, vendors with giveaways, demonstrations and barbecue.
Race registration is $15 and the barbecue is $5 to $10. All other events are free.
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For more information, visit http://parks4pups.org or call 239-4437.
The Homeless Animal Rescue Team will host a Meow Mixer fundraiser from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Saturday at the Cambria Nursery.
The event includes “Love Paws” by artist Carol Jean Attoe, wine tasting, appetizers and a raffle.
Proceeds benefit HART. The nursery is at 2801 Eton Road in Cambria. Tickets are $15.
For more information, call 927-7377.
Woods Humane Society hosts its Wiggle Waggle Walk for Woods from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 23 at Laguna Lake Park in San Luis Obispo. The event includes a one-mile walk, K-9 working dog demonstrations, K-9 good citizen testing, a barbecue, an ice cream desert booth, a raffle and contests.
For more information, call 543-9316 or visit www.woodshumane.org.
Pacific Coast Cutting Horse Association Futurity runs from Oct. 19 to 31 at the Paso Robles Event Center. The competitions begin around 8 a.m. each day and can run late into the evening.
For more information, visit to www.pccha.com.
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