Fidos ‘N Foam: Surf Dogs Make for Surf City

The Petco-hosted event raises funds for a host of organizations.

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The 7th Annual Unleashed by Petco Surf City Surf Dog summons hounds and humans to Huntington Beach.
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The 7th Annual Unleashed by Petco Surf City Surf Dog summons hounds and humans to Huntington Beach.
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The three-day surf-tastic event runs from Friday, Sept. 25 through Sunday, Sept. 27, with the wave-riding action centering around Sunday.
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The big weekend raises money for a host of charity partners like...
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...Barks of Love, French Bulldog Rescue, Golden Retriever Rescue...
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...and a rescue focusing on Westies, too. Dog Beach in Huntington Beach is also a beneficiary.
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What's cuter for a dog: A kiss from your human or your wee but all-important safety jacket? (Both.)
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Pups who spend a lot of time at the beach get to bond with their beach-loving people.
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A red carpet event on Friday night at the Shorebreak Hotel starts the woofy weekend off.
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Many compete but many more turn out to watch the action and coo over the canines.
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An International Surf Dog Walk of Fame induction ceremony is scheduled for the International Surfing Museum on Saturday night, Sept. 26.
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The surf action is centered on Sunday, Sept. 27.
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Pups compete by category, which is distinguished by size, tandem, and shredder.
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Expect some fancy moves on the foam.
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A closing ceremony will salute the champions of the photo-worthy day.
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Surf City Surf Dog hangs twenty on Sunday, Sept. 27 with pre-events building the excitement on Friday, Sept. 25 and Saturday, Sept. 26.
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