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October 15, 2012

Puttin’ on the Dog costume contest

Democrat sponsored event set for Oct. 27

Live Oak — The Suwannee Democrat will once again be sponsoring the “Puttin’ on the Dog” costume contest on Saturday, Oct. 27 as part of the Live Oak Scarecrow Festival.

The dog costume contest will start at 11 a.m. on the Millennium Park stage in Live Oak. Dogs will be judged on costume originality and creativity. A $10 donation is requested per entry, which will benefit the Suwannee Valley Humane Society.

Prizes will be given for best costumes in cutest, most original, scariest and best two part costumes (dog and owner). A special award will be presented for best entry in a school spirit category.

“We are excited to once again be a part of the Live Oak Scarecrow Festival and are honored to sponsor the ‘Puttin’ on the Dog’ contest,” said Democrat Editor Jeff Waters. “We look forward to seeing many costumed dogs and owners at the event.”

Visit to find official rules and registration forms under the House Ads section (on the right).

Those interested can fill out a registration form and submit it to The Suwannee Democrat offices at 211 Howard St. East, no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 26.

Registration form may also be submitted to the registration booth at Millennium Park on the day of the event. Registration begins at 10 a.m.


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