P.O. Box 72 - Lycosky Drive
West Milford, New Jersey 07480 973-728-2859

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* Wednesday Evenings: 7:30 pm to 9 pm
* Saturdays and Sundays: 10 am to 3 pm

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Thank you to everyone who attended our annual Walk-A-Dog-Athon on Sunday, October 21, 2012. It was a beautiful day – perfect for a walk in the park. We saw a lot of happy dog and we hope their owners had fun too!

You can also download the winner's listing HERE. .

WMASS is a 100% volunteer organization and all the funds raised at this event will be used to care for the over 1,000 homeless pets our volunteers care for every year. We have many lovely dogs, cats and kittens waiting for new homes and families.

Congratulations to our prize winners:

Grand Prize: $400 gift certificate for JRC Jewelry Repair Center -Won by Victoria Reinstra.

1st Prize: $300 gift certificate for ShopRite donated by Inserra Supermarkets - Won by Don Babula - who has donated the gift certificate to the West Milford Animal Shelter to purchase food and supplies for the homeless animals

2nd Prize: $295 gift certificate for a photo session at Portrait Artistry by Linda Marie- Won by Roberta Wurdemann

3rd Prize: $250 gift certificate for Cafe Amore donated by Critter Sitter Pet Sitting Services - Won by Kathy Morrison

4th Prize: $200 IPod Touch donated by Greenwood Lake Animal Hospital - Won by Natasha Lindstrom

5th Prize: $150 gift certificate for North Jersey Stone & Stove - Won by Sue and John Decker

6th Prize: $100 – won by Debrah Andres

A lot of people got ready for Halloween early and participated in our Best Dressed Contest. Don’t forget to check-out all the photos from these contests and photos from the entire event.

The winners for Best Dressed contest and all the others were:

Owners Name/Dog’s Name


1. (tie) Kim Visser - Rolland
Bill Muilenberg- Max

2. Josh Lynn – Gracie
3. (tie) Gillian Buonanno- Klondyke
Joan Darnsteadt - Cole

3. (tie) Gillian Buonanno- Klondyke
Joan Darnsteadt – Cole

Smallest –

1. Bill Visser - Wedgie

2. Sharon Sullivan - Mieea

3. (tie) Sharon Sullivan - Dolce

Sharon Ahrens – Tallulah

Best Kisser -

1. Sarah Clark - Lady

2. Ken Kolbser - Olive

3. (tie) Sharon Shapiro - Karma

Edward DesLonde – Jackson

Best Behaved (basic commands)

1. Carina Castagna - Max

Best Trick -

1. Carina Castagna - Max

2. Sarah Clark – Lady

Best Dressed – four way tie

1. (4 way tie) Josh Lynn - Gracie

DeAnna Smidt - Roxie

Karen BanksBrody

Carina Castagna - Max & Lucy

2. (tie) Holly Babbitt - Balto

Yaffa Castro – Code

3. (4 way tie) Joan Darnsteadt - Cole

Amy Turner - Jager

Rebecca Davidow- Boomer

Shannon Sullivan - Dolce & Mieea

Pictures of the event are posted HERE !!

Also, check out this video !! Click HERE.

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