Presented by Animalpalooza Animal Benefit and Music Festival, the upcoming Paws 4 Vets event will benefit Soldier Dogs for Independence, and it's all happening this Saturday April 5, 2014 beginning at 2pm.

Photo: Eugene Berman

Soldier Dogs for Independence is a local organization that trains rescued shelter dogs to become service animals and then pairs them up with local soldiers who need them. Admission for the Paws 4 Vets event, presented by Animalpalooza, are just $5 for adults, and children and veterans will be admitted free. Service animals will be welcome as well. There will be food and drinks available for purchase and local music from the Boscoe France Band, Project CBS and No Curfew. The event will also feature children's activities as well. There will be something for everyone!

The event will be held at the Charles Denby VFW Post 2953 on Pollack Avenue, on Saturday, April 5th beginning at 2pm. All of the proceeds from the event will benefit Soldier Dogs for Independence.

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More details about the event can be found here.