Plunge For Paws Event Hosted By Franklin Animal Shelter

Saturday, November 2, at Webster Lake’s Griffin Beach

Press Release

On Saturday, November 2, 2019, the Franklin Animal Shelter will be hosting its first Plunge For Paws event.  The event will take place on Griffin Beach at Webster Lake in Franklin starting at 11 AM until 3 PM. In addition to the “plunge” there will be live dog demonstrations, music, vendors, family friendly activities, refreshments, a bonfire, and more!  Well behaved dogs are welcomed to attend and “plunge,” but must be under the owner’s control at all times. Awards will be presented to those who raise the most donations, and for best costumes.

Registration tables open at 11 AM, and the plunge begins at noon.  To register online, visit our website at:

We will be “plunging” rain, snow, or shine!   Should you choose not to actually plunge, please mail your pledge sheet & donations to: Franklin Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 265, Franklin, NH 03235; checks should be made payable to Franklin Animal Shelter.

If interested in participating, please contact the Animal Shelter or the contact below.

The shelter provides a place where Good Samaritan rescuers and those no longer able to care for pets can turn for help.  The Shelter provides food, warm beds, needed medical attention and loving care.

Franklin Animal Shelter is a 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt organization.  Tax deductible contributions may be made through the website,, or mailed to PO Box 265, Franklin, NH 03235.

Be the set of hands that saves a set of paws.