Dog Day MIA

Image: H. L. Judd Manufacturing Company (Connecticut, c. 1830-1960s), “Bull Dog, Standing, Coin on Tongue” mechanical bank, c. 1887, iron, pigment. Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger 2003.236.19. More:

The Minneapolis Institute of Arts going to the dogs! Bring your pooch to an outdoor afternoon of dogs and art.

  • Dress (your dog) to impress for an artful puppy parade.
  • Read Scooby’s mind with Animal Bridges | Animal Communicator and Wellness.
  • Mark your territory on a paw-print collaborative mural with Lintu Art: Sarah Thornton.
  • Romp, relax, or howl to live music from Savannah Smith.
  • Get to the bottom of dog behavior with Bark Busters Home Dog Training Minneapolis West.
  • Track a scent to canines in the MIA collection.
  • Pose your pup for a custom caricature from artist Zack Wallenfang (
  • Mug with your mutt for the photobooth.
  • Take home your doggie’s pawtograph.
  • Get fixed up in style with Westgate Pet Clinic
  • Plus, learn the finer points of pet adoption from the Animal Humane Society and Leech Lake Legacy

And please, remember to keep your dog on a leash and pick up after your pooch! ScoopyPoo….DoggyDooPickUp will be on hand with baggies.

Sunday, September 7, 2014
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
This event is a no-go if it’s raining