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The grounds crew prepares the infield for a game between the Trenton and Portland Sea Dogs at Arm & Hammer Park in Trenton on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. Photo by Martin Griff

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Bark at the Park, Presented by Dogs & Cats Rule, Scheduled for August 14

The Thunder, Double-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, are thrilled to announce the return of one of the most popular promotions at ARM & HAMMER Park. Bark at the Park, presented by Dogs & Cats Rule, will take place on Sunday, August 14 when the Thunder host the New Hampshire Fisher Cats.

2016 marks the tenth year of Bark at the Park, presented by Dogs & Cats Rule.

“We’ve long been the most dog-friendly team in minor league baseball,” said Thunder GM/COO Jeff Hurley. “We are thrilled to have a great partner like Dogs & Cats Rule to celebrate one of the most fun promotions we do on an annual basis.”

Thunder fans can bring their well-behaved dog to the park free of charge and enjoy the game. Dogs are admitted for free if they sit on their owner’s lap or by their feet, however, if they require more space, a child priced seat may be purchased.

Bark at the Park will also feature a Pet Products Display on the main concourse and a “Canine Cash Scramble” on the field after the game. The Canine Cash Scramble will give one lucky fan and their dog the opportunity to go out on the field for a chance to win $10,000. The contest will involve the dog attempting to choose the “Lucky Ball” out of one hundred numbered tennis balls that will be spread out on the infield grass.

Fans may register for the Canine Cash Scramble at the Dogs & Cats Rule table on the main concourse on August 14.

Dogs & Cats Rule opened in September 2001 in Newtown, PA and has three other locations in the area, one in Hopewell Crossing Center in Pennington, NJ, on Rt. 1 in Priceton and their newwest location in Maple Glen, PA. Dogs & Cats Rule strives to ensure that our pets enjoy the most natural, safe and well-made products that are available. With this philosophy intact, Dogs & Cats Rule has evolved into the leader in this area and is on the cutting-edge when it comes to natural foods and pet supplies. For more information visit: www.Dogsandcatsrule.com.





The Thunder, Double-A Affiliate of the New York Yankees, play in the 12 team Eastern League.  The Thunder have drawn over nine million fans to ARM & HAMMER Park over 23 years and have won the three major awards that Minor League Baseball teams can win; the Johnson Trophy for the “Nation’s Best Franchise” (2005), the Larry MacPhail Trophy for Outstanding Club Promotion (2003) and the Bob Frietas Award for Long-Term Success (1998, given by Baseball America).  The team has given back over $5.7 million worth of goods, services and monetary donations through Trenton Thunder Charities, under the Grand Slam We Care Foundation umbrella. The Thunder can be found online at trentonthunder.com, facebook.com/trentonthunder, twitter.com/trentonthunder and on youtube.com/AATrentonThunder.

This post is a press release courtesy of the Trenton Thunder Media Relations Department.

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