Buy Alexandria Real Estate: Have a Dog? Have a Cat? How about a Child? Bring 'Em All to Shirlington this Saturday!

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Have a Dog? Have a Cat? How about a Child? Bring 'Em All to Shirlington this Saturday!

Do you love your pets?  Are you a fan of all things furry?

Then you are in for a treat (and so is your dog, cat, and/or child)!

Wags N Whiskers in Shirlington

This Saturday, August 28th, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., The Village at Shirlington is hosting a free family event featuring activities for both two-legged and four-legged attendees, including:

  • Exhibitors
  • Pet Contests
  • Pet Portrait Photos
  • Live Music
  • Children's Entertainment & Activities
  • Demonstrations
  • Merchant Specials
  • and More!

The marketing materials for the event say: "What a doggone purr-fect way to spend the day!"

Attend Wags 'N' Whiskers at The Village at Shirlington this Saturday, August 28th.

Shirlington is located at Exit 7 off of Route 395 South

Learn more about Shirlington: Eat, Play, Love: Living in Shirlington, Virginia

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Comment balloon 6 commentsBrian Block • August 25 2010 10:46AM


Brian, This will undoubtedly be a great event. We have an annual “Wag & Walk” sponsored by our local non-profit Humane Society. It gives me pleasure to help animals.

Posted by Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist (KD Realty - 408.972.1822) almost 8 years ago

Brian, I use to live right near Shirlington...great restaurants!  If I lived there I would certainly attend and bring my chocolate lab, Zeke...what a day he would have!

Posted by Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate (Perry Wellington Realty, Adam Conrad, Broker) almost 8 years ago

Brian- this sounds like an awesome time. To bad I live to far away, this event I would definitely enjoy!

Posted by Lizette Fitzpatrick, Lizette Realty,Lexington KY MLS - Kentucky Homes - (Lizette Realty - Lexington KY - Richmond KY) almost 8 years ago

Sounds like a tail wagging time will be had by all....and yes my pets are considered family members...

Posted by Gerry Michaels, GettysburgGerry Social Meida (Glasswork Media Arts) almost 8 years ago

Sorry, booked Saturday - Manassas, Lovettsville, then Leesburg...

Posted by Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia (Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC) almost 8 years ago

Brian - What a great idea for all animal lovers !  That will be a lot of fun !

Posted by Christopher and Stephanie Somers - Realtors - Philadelphia Real Estate (Realtor / Owner - RE/MAX Access) almost 8 years ago