The Washington Dog Park Association says its annual Doggie Paddle at Sunset Park’s Family Aquatic Center is approaching. The event will allow Washington area residents to bring their dogs to the city’s Aquatic Center to swim for two consecutive days in September. Attendance is $5 with proceeds benefiting the Washington Dog Park Association. Washington’s Paws and More animal shelter will offer animal microchipping for $15, and will also have animals on hand that are ready for adoption. The 2010 Annual Doggie Paddle is Saturday and Sunday, September 4th and 5th from 1 to 4 pm.