Paws In The Park ~

September 9, 2023

Come join the paw-ty as we celebrate furry friends from across the region with a full day of animal activities!

Schedule of Events

9 a.m. | Best Friend Hike – Departs from Schenk Lake Boathouse
Enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Oglebay as you embark on a guided hike with your four-legged friend throughout these historic trails. 

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Drool at the Pool – Crispin Center Outdoor Pool
Grab your four-legged friends and join us at the Crispin Center Outdoor Pool for the annual Drool at the Pool event, presented by Dirty Paws Pet Care Service of Wheeling. The event provides local canines and their owners the chance to swim in Oglebay’s outdoor pool during the final hours of summer operation. 

Admission is $10 per dog, and proceeds benefit the care and conservation of Oglebay Good Zoo animals.

Event Rules & Waiver

2:00 p.m. | K-9 Police Meet & Greet – Schenk Lake
Stop by Schenk Lake and meet Wheeling’s K9 until who works hard to keep our community safe. Hear from local officers as they explain and demonstrate the rigorous training that K9s undergo to assist law enforcement officers in fighting crime in our region.

2:00 – 4:00 p.m. | Airbrush Tattoos – Schenk Lake

2:30 – 3:00 p.m. | PAW Patrol Meet & Greet – Schenk Lake
Meet & greet your favorite PAW Patrol characters at Schenk Lake. Don’t forget your camera!

Dusk | Movie: Super Pets – Anne Kuchinka Amphitheater, The Hilltop
Plus, a special meet-n-greet with Bluey!


Share your photos of your furry friends at Oglebay using hashtag #DogsOfOglebay for a chance to be featured on our website!