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Parksville park goes to the dogs

Hector takes off after the lure in Parksville
Hector takes off after the lure in Parksville's Community Park Sunday.
— image credit: Steven Heywood

The Vancouver Island Jack Russell Terrier Club hosted a regular lure course fun day for all breeds, as well as a go-to-ground training for small dogs.

The event was held Sunday in Parksville’s Community Park, and saw a variety of dog breeds — and their owners — take part.

Between barks and begs, the dogs seemed to enjoy putting their chase and hunt skills to good use.

For more information about the club and its events, visit www.vijrtc.com.

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