The Animal Welfare Society, Inc. in New Milford will hold its 11th annual Dog Days of Summer Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Festivities at the 8 Dodd Road facility are open to all dog owners with dogs on non-retractable leashes.

The event will feature demonstrations, food, numerous booths and local vendors, and items will be available for purchase for both pets and people.

There will also be a parade of rescue dogs, a cheesy-puff race, canine good citizen testing, a blessing of the animals, and games for owners and their dogs.

Admission is $3 per person or $5 for a family.

For more information, visit, email or call 860-354-1350.