Proceeds from the second annual "Hog Wild for K-9s" Charity Motorcycle Ride and BBQ will be used to provide bullet and stab protective vests for law enforcement dogs.
Photo credit: Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.
Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. will be holding its second "Hog Wild for K-9s" Charity Motorcycle Ride and BBQ on Aug. 25 in Massachusetts. Proceeds will be used to provide bullet and stab protective vests for law enforcement dogs.
The charity motorcycle ride will leave from Portuguese Holy Ghost at 352 Broad Street in Bridgewater, Mass. at noon with check-in for all riders beginning at 9:30 a.m. The event is rain or shine.
The motorcycle ride will be followed by a BBQ and entertainment that will run from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Riders and non riders are welcome to attend.
The event will include a K-9 demonstration and attendees will have a chance to dunk their favorite police officer in the dunk tank.
Other attractions include a chainsaw carving demonstration, a special appearance by the Hooters Girls, a black belt karate demonstration, vendor marketplace, raffles and more.
Visit the Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. for more information and to register for the event.
About Vested Interest in K-9s, Inc. Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. is a 501c (3) all volunteer charity located in East Taunton, MA. Its mission is to provide bullet and stab protective vests for law enforcement dogs throughout the United States. The nonprofit was established in 2009 to assist law enforcement agencies with this potentially life-saving body armor for their four legged K9 Officers. President, Sandy Marcal began working with law enforcement agencies in 2000 to coordinate efforts between various law enforcement agencies, vest sponsorships, fundraising events and the media within Massachusetts. In 2011, efforts were expanded to assist police dogs throughout the United States. For more information or to learn about volunteer opportunities, please call 508-824-6978. Tax deductible donations and event listings are via the website: www.vik9s.org.