May 16, 2022



Woofstock, two days of barks, howls and tunes (Pictures)

It was not Max Yasgur’s farm with 400,000 men and women trying to find peace and songs, but it took location more than a weekend and it most likely designed a ton of reminiscences.

We’re speaking WoofStock at Brook Valley Farm in Chatham, where about 1,000 persons attended and listened to songs from a concert stage at a festival to profit Home for Fantastic Doggy Rescue, in Berkeley Heights.

The foster-primarily based rescue brings canines from destroy shelters in the south and are put with a foster relatives until finally they are adopted, reported Bernie Cicirelli, director of Residence For Excellent Canine Rescue.

In addition to the concert events, headlined by Brian Kirk and the Jirks and The Nerds, WoofStock experienced food and consume vans, suppliers and a doggy adoption centre.

Attendees were also encouraged to deliver their canine and many hundred four-legged, tail-wagging pets liked sniffing, drooling and engage in.

Foster mom Liz Mondelli introduced rescue pet Stacey to the vent hoping she finds a eternally house.

Individuals could have on-the location satisfy-and-greet classes with attainable adoptees and if all worked out, they can get the doggy dwelling with them, said Cicirelli. Like Kelsey Migliore, who was searching for a doggy and obtained a few dog kisses from Snap who was up for adoption.

“In 10 decades of existence we have adopted out around 10,000 pet dogs,” stated Cicirelli. “The ideal part of this is a community of doggy enthusiasts and that is what this is all about.”

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Ed Murray may be attained at [email protected].