Dog owners are invited to attend the first ever "Canine Healthy Heart Celebration," Aug. 26 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Utah Veterinary Medical Association is hosting the free event which includes heart awareness lectures, a dog contest, prizes and refreshments at Gallivan Center, 200 S. State. Hoover, the "Don't Waste Utah" canine will also be in attendance.
Owners and canines can participate in contest categories such as "Best Dog Trick" or "Owner Look-A-Like." Judging panel members include KTVX news anchor Randall Carlisle and Salt Lake County Commissioner Mary Callaghan.Canines can also receive a free heart exam.