Community Members and Dog Owners Invited to Easter Event on Saturday

5th annual Easter event for dogs, kids and families will be held April 15, 2017 at McCulloch Park. Photo provided.5th annual Easter event for dogs, kids and families will be held April 15, 2017 at McCulloch Park. Photo provided.

By: Kelley Stewart—

Fundraiser for Muncie Animal Care & Services and Easter Egg Hunts for Dogs and Kids

Muncie, IN— Sit-Stay -Play will host their 5th annual Easter event for dogs, kids and families at their Scavenger Hunt on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at McCulloch Park.

Participants are encouraged to bring a magnifying glass, compass and smart phone in order to complete their Scavenger Hunt adventure. Two rest stops will be located throughout the journey and snacks and water will be available. Early bird discount tickets can be purchased for $6.00 per person (over 14 years old) at

Is it a dog or a bunny?

Bunny Ears are welcome at the dog-diggity Easter event on Saturday.

Registration begins at 11:15am. The Scavenger Hunt runs from 12:00 – 1:30pm. The Easter egg hunts for dogs and kids will be from 1:30 – 2:00pm and both areas will have treat and prize filled eggs. Dozens of doggie and kid Easter baskets will be given away to winners. Participants can have their picture taken with the Easter Bunny – free for all participants, or $5.00 each for the general public.

Dogs of all breeds and sizes are welcome; they just need to dog and people friendly!

Monon Beverage Brokers has donated tours and beverage samplings at Broken Beaker Distillery in Indianapolis and Deer Creek Brewery in Noblesville for our silent auction. Proceeds from these will go to Muncie Animal Care & Services.

Sponsors include: Sit-Stay-Play In-home Pet Sitting and More, LLC, Advance Canine Techniques, Community Storage, Monon Beverage Brokers, Abram’s Commercial and Residential Painting, Ryan Kramer of Coldwell Banker Lunsford, Muncie Ballet, Moore’s Martial Arts, Lowe’s Home Improvement (Muncie),Tractor Supply (New Castle), American PineAcre Kennels, Paws Up Pups, LLC and Kim Waddell on behalf of Blackford County Animal Shelter.

About Sit-Stay-Play In-Home Pet Sitting & More,  LLC

Sit-Stay-Play In-home Pet Sitting and More, LLC is a fully insured professional pet care company located in Muncie, IN. They provide exclusive customized care for pampered pets and farm animals in Muncie, Anderson, Yorktown, Albany and Indianapolis. Their services include: dog walking, farm sitting, pet taxi, wedding pet care and hotel pet care. Clients include single individuals, families, farmers, retirees, college students, college professors, doctors, police officers as well as disabled residents in the community. SIT- STAY-PLAY is active in the community and hosts monthly low-cost pet nail trim events Muncie, Anderson and New Castle. For more information, contact Kelley Stewart at 765-744-5688, email her at  or visit their web site