Beatrice–Dogs of all breeds and their owners filled the Beatrice water park on Thursday night for the annual Doggie Swim Night sponsored by the Beatrice Humane Society. The two hour event helped raise funds for the Beatrice Animal Shelter. John Rypma of the Humane Society Board says this was the fifth year for the event….
“every year” :09
Rypma said he heard about doggie swims in other communities and felt that the Beatrice Water Park would be a good place to host the event…
“for the dog owners” :23
All the dollars raised Thursday night go towards the care of the animals at the Beatrice Animal Shelter. Rypma says the event also brings attention to the work and the mission of the Humane Society…
“we are doing a good job” :11
Following the swim Thursday night the water will be drained from the pool and the water park will be closed until next summer.