BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Capitol Area Animal Welfare Society will celebrate their 35th Anniversary on Saturday April 18th at City-Brooks Park Dog Park.
The CAAWS organization helps cats and dogs in the Baton Rouge community with their adoption program and discount spay and neutering. All of their employees are volunteers and the organization relies solely on private donations and fundraising events.
CAAWS will hold its celebration in conjunction with the Mayor's Family Fit Day. There will be ongoing activities during the event for families and their pets such as a one mile pet walk around the park, fitness activities, games, a raffle, exhibits and obstacle courses. Then at noon there will be a cake cutting and lemonade served by Raising Cane's.
The 35th Anniversary celebration will begin at 9 a.m. and last until 1 p.m.