2014 Pet Parade

2014 Pet Parade

The 11th annual Burlingame Pet Parade took place on September 27, 2014. See photos from 2014 Pet Parade here. Award Winners Grand Prize: “Disney on Broadway” featuring Tania Mendoza of Redwood City as Snow White, Michelle Marquez of Newark as Dopey the Dwarf, Michelle’s son Isaiah (age 2-1/2) as Pinocchio, four Chihuahuas (as Woodie from “Toy Story,” Alice in Wonderland, Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck), an Australian Shepherd as a Disney guest, and other friends as Cruella De Ville and Dalmatians from “101 Dalmatians.” The Chihuahuas rode in a wagon decorated as a castle.   Most Unusual Animal: Demi the hen, owned by Basha and Seraphee Beaulaurier of Burlingame, part of a “Tropical Island” float that included 2 parakeets, Molly (a Golden Lab) in a hula skirt and lei, sea snails and palm trees in a wagon.   Best Dressed: Chewy, a 3 year old Pomeranian who carried a jockey on his back. He was accompanied by Francesca and Bianca and their mother Marie Ty of Burlingame.     Most Original Group: “Attack Cat”featuring Pops, a very large 5-year-old Maine Coon cat dressed to kill with a spiked collar in a cage with warning signs, accompanied by Dorian Alvarez of Burlingame (wearing a hard hat) and Kiley, Phoebe, Drew, Allie and Boran.   Best Pet Trick: Archer, a 5-year-old therapy dog who works with the Peninsula Humane Society. He obeyed commands by Hannah Whiteside to lie down, roll over, sit and, when told to jump, leaped well over 3 feet in the air.   Logistics of the Pet Parade The parade was led by children from Palcare preschool and...