SCHROON LAKE - Best Pooch Smooch and Best Pet/Owner Look-a-Like are just two categories for entrants in "Animal Idol," a fundraiser for the North Country SPCA, to be held Sunday, Aug. 22, 2 p.m. at the Fish and Game Club in Schroon Lake.
The event is seeking contestants accompanied by their humans ages 12 and under, 13-18, and 19 and up. The contest is open to dogs and cats and participants of all ages. There will also be a variety of categories for cats where photos can be submitted for judging.
Admission of $20 per person to the event includes the Animal Idol show and barbecue dinner with roast pork, roast chicken, cole slaw, baked beans, roll, dessert and beverage. Children age 12 and under are free. Advance registration by Aug. 15 are recommended by calling Beti Spangel at 532-7086 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.