PAWS Party: Pawsitivity

And they called it puppy love…

We all know how important our pets are to our general wellbeing and mental health, so what better day to hold another Haig Park Paw Party than on World Mental Health Day on 10 October.

It’s was pawsitively pawesome!

Pooches and humans came to check out:

~ dog agility course
~ dog treats
~ Tash, Nurse and Puppy Socialisation Manager at Northside Veterinary Centre will be available to answer pet health and behaviour questions
~ Dancing with Dogs will be presenting a 15 min performance (time TBC)
~ Pets and Positive Ageing group
~ Pets as Therapy group from the ACT Companion Dog Club will bring some therapy dogs along
~ soothing music from our pooch pianist
~ coffee cart (for the canine owners)!

Haig Park programming is presented by City Renewal Authority and supported by UC Faculty of Arts and Design. Haig Park Paw Parties are proudly sponsored by PAWS (Pet Assisted Wellbeing Service) at Northside Community Service


City Renewal Authority


Building community of regular park uses by providing an event and equipment for dog owners and their dogs to gather and connect.


Design, deliver and communicate


~100 attendees not including woofers


10th October 2020, 10am-12pm


Haig Park