Pre-Press Release

The 10th annual Paw Prints on the Canal will be held on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Canal Street along the Lehigh River in Northampton, PA. It is sponsored by Northampton Borough and benefits the Northampton Police Department K-9 Unit.

Paw Prints on the Canal brings together a varied group of animal welfare organizations, rescue groups, crafters and other businesses. This event was designed to interact with all animal organizations and supporters to educate the public. The event is rain or shine, free, open to the public and pets.

Paw Prints on the Canal will host during the day demonstrations by Officer Buchanan and K-9 Police Dog “Vito”, a Rabies and Microchipping Clinic, a Rescue Pet Parade at 12:00 PM, a Sharp Dressed Pet Talent Contest at 1:00 PM (prizes awarded), raffle baskets at 3:30 PM (with prizes donated by the vendors – need not be present to win), pet photos, bake sale, pony rides, and plenty of refreshments.

Come spend a fun-filled, educational day at Canal Park with your family, friends and pets! If you would like to register as a vendor or would like more information concerning Paw Prints on the Canal, please contact us at, Jewels “Wruff” Cuts 610-440-0079 or Candi at 610-554-3678. Please visit us on Facebook and check out our new website