Editor's Note: As the year winds down, Urbandale Patch is looking back at some of the stories that made you talk, cry, laugh or just scratch your head. This story was originally published June 8, 2012.
Popcorn, doggie treats, dogs in costumes and pet competitions. What better way to spend a Thursday afternoon?
The Urbandale Public Library's annual Pet Show was a big hit, said organizer Janine Bauer.
The weather cooperated and area families turned out for the fun. Bauer said library staff counted more than 500 participants.
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