As Christmas in Davidson
approaches, it's time for dog lovers to start thinking about
parading their pooches in the Doggie Fashion
Christmas in Davidson is pleased
to announce that the ever popular Doggie Fashion Show will
be held on Friday, December 1st from
7:00 - 8:00 p.m. at
the Davidson Library stage. Come dress your best friend in a
ridiculous outfit and join the town for a night of doggie
Doggie Fashion Show organizers
are requiring dog owners to pre-register to ensure a spot in
the event. Participation will be limited to the first 30
CLICK HERE for online application.
All dogs must be on a leash and
within the full control of their handler at all times.
Donations will be accepted at the event to benefit the
Davidson Dog Park, a $5 donation is suggested for entrants.
The annual event was revived in
2009 after a hiatus, and annually attracts some of the more
unusually dressed canines in town.
The very first Doggie Fashion
Show was held in 1988 in front of the Davidson Post Office.
Around Davidson columnist Brenda Barger recalls: "That year,
three elementary age boys even appeared as an entry - two
under a sheet with ears and a tail and a third holding the
collar and leash. It was perfect small-town Davidson. This
has always been the 'signature dish' for Christmas in