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Help a Guide Dog - Help the Blind
Tue 23 May 2017, 10:00 – 16:00 CEST
Join us to celebrate the Malta National Guide Dogs Day and at the same time raise funds for a worthy cause. With a fun filled programme suitable for all ages and some great activities to take part in, this is definitely a great way to spend your Sunday whilst getting to meet GUIDE DOG PUPPIES IN TRAINING.
We will also have some great activities like Blind Folded Games, Obstacle Courses, Treks around the area, Photographs with the Puppies, il-Majjistral Park itself and a Blind Folded Tug of War to close off the day.
-- Grooming for Charity, basic professional grooming of your dog for a donation.
-- Face Painting
-- Lucky Dip
**** MOCO Malta will also be there to set up a HEALTHY FOOD stand with a selection of wraps to snack on!
The programme also includes the following presentations and demonstrations:
10:30 Police Dogs Demonstration
11:30 How does a Guide Dog help the Blind? Chairman Leone Scibberras
12:30 I'm not working - I'm having fun! What is takes to train a Guide Dog and some tips for training your dogs- Luca
Introducing our Puppies
13:30 Why should dogs have different food and other nutrition tips
14:30 Local breeds of dogs - Peter Gatt
15:00 Dogs in the wild, a look at the canine family - John J Borg Senior Curator of the National Museum of Natural History