The Pooch Plunge returns!

Doggy Dive-in at Town Pool on Aug 22

Are you looking for a way to help your dog escape the heat? Relief is on the way!

The annual West Hartford “Pooch Plunge” will be held at the pool at Beachland Park on Monday,  August 22, from 4pm – 6:45pm. Sponsored by the West Hartford Dog Park Coalition, Uberdog and Zip Zyme Omega, dog owners can bring their dogs to this end-of-summer swim.

The event is a great way for dogs to cool off and is also a fundraiser for a future dog park in West Hartford which is the goal of the WHPDC.

When: Monday, August 22, 2022

Where: Beachland Park, 847 South Quaker Lane, West Hartford

Time:    4 – 6:45pm

Cost:      $15 per family


A few rules:

  • Dogs must be licensed with tags
  • Tennis balls provided / Please don’t bring dog toys
  • Venmo and cash accepted at pool entrance, or pay in advance via
  •  Rain date: Aug. 23, 4 – 6:45pm
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