Doggie Pool Party is Aug. 13

You and your pet can cool off during the "dog days of summer" at Greenville, NC Recreation and Parks' annual Doggie Pool Party, from 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13. The swim session, for pets and their people, will be held at the Greenville Community Pool, 2133 Myrtle Ave. A Doggie Swimwear Pageant will be held as part of the festivities. Cost is $5 per dog, and proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Greenville Off-Leash Dog Park. Dogs must be supervised by an adult, and no more than one dog per adult is allowed. Kids must be ages 8 years and up. The Greenville Community Pool closes to the public for the season on Saturday, Aug. 12.

(Photos from the 2016 Greenville, NC, Doggie Pool Party by 252Buzz)