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about-wag1Ready to participate in the region’s largest dog festival? Then head over to WAG! on August 22nd in the Darby Bend Lakes Area of Prarie Oaks Metro Park. At WAG!, dog owners and lovers can find out more about products and services available for man’s best friend.


Cbus Chic spoke to Mike Poleway at WAG! to find out more about the upcoming event. Poleway told Cbus Chic that “WAG! has become the biggest event in Ohio helping dogs in need. The event will connect dog-serving rescue groups and organizations together with thousands of donor and potential adopters.”


“Last year, over 15,000 humans and 4,000 dogs attended WAG!. We anticipate just as many, if not more this year” explains Poleway.


WAG! feature products and services such as veterinarians, doggie day cares, pet photographers, groomers, and trainers, but there will also be fun activities for you to participate in with your canine friend. Like the Water Bark Beach, which offers dogs a chance to splash around while enjoying the WAG! Or spend the day at the Ice Castle, made up of 2,500 lbs of ice.


Don’t forget to also enjoy the entertainment of disc demonstrations and performances by some of Ohio’s most talented dogs.


Be sure to mark your calendars now, because you might end up meeting your new pet at WAG! For more information, check out their website at