On the Wednesday edition of Lubbock's First News, Nancy Neal from Lubbock Parks and Recreation talked with Tom Collins and Laura Mac about their upcoming canine event.

Lubbock parks and Recreation will be hosting their annual K-9 Splashfest this weekend. Neal explained that participants can bring their dogs with them to Clapp Pool and swim with them to celebrate the final day the city pools will be open for the season. She added that this event has been very popular every year, and that there will be various contests and prizes for both the dogs and their owners.

The K-9 Splashfest will take place Sunday, August 18th from 1 PM to 5 PM at Clapp Pool. Admission will be $2.50 for adults and $2 for kids 17 and under. All dogs must be up-to-date on their vaccinations and must be on a leash, and aggressive dogs or dogs in heat are not allowed.

Listen to the full interview with Nancy Neal here:

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Be sure and tune in to Lubbock's First News with Tom Collins and Laura Mac weekday mornings from 6 AM to 8:30 AM on NewsTalk 790 KFYO and online at KFYO.com.