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Local dogs hit the waves to help less fortunate cousins

DEL MAR — Helen Woodward Animal Center’s fifth annual Surf Dog-a-Thon was held Sept. 12 at Dog Beach in Del Mar.
The yearly event aims to raise awareness and money for orphaned pets while promoting responsible pet ownership. All funds raised are used to support the various programs offered at Helen Woodward Animal Center.
Owners and their pets participated in 20-minute heats based on the dogs’ weight classes.