On July 11, the Niagara County SPCA held its first Hounds & Heroes celebration at the shelter grounds, 2100 Lockport Road. Participants took part in many activities, including a parade, demonstrations, a pie contest and more.
Pictured above, left, Howdy walks in the parade at the Hounds & Heroes.
Below, State Sen. Rob Ortt walks with his dog in the parade.
Below, trainer David Lespch demonstrates the skills of Taser of the Lewiston Police Department. (Photos by Karen Gioia)