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Howlin' good time at Wiggly Field Dog Park for canine costume contest

Published: Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013 11:45 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013 11:47 a.m. CDT
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Camery Peterson and her dog Molly dressed as Raggedy Ann parade past the judges stand as other entries at the Oregon Park District's Howl'oween canine costume contest watch Monday night. Camery and Molly placed third in the best group category. The event was held at Wiggly Field dog park. Contest results and more photos appear on A10. Photo by Earleen Hinton
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Issac Brooks tosses a ball to his dog Sandy while his dad Brion Brooks yawns while waiting for the judges to decide on winners at the Howl'oween canine costume contest Monday night. The Brooks and Sandy, dressed as a bee and beekeepers, won first place in the best store bought costume category. Sandy also won the tail wagging contest. Photo by Earleen Hinton
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Foxy and Bella with owner Ragan Arbogast were dressed as Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf at the Oregon Park District's Howl'oween canine costume contest Monday night. The trio won Best Group. Photo by Earleen Hinton
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Camery Peterson and Molly dressed as Raggedy Ann, Joanne Pennock and Holly dressed as a mouse, and Lori Spratt and Josie dressed as Little Red Riding Hood walk past the judges at the Oregon Park District's Howl'oween canine costume contest Monday night. The event was held at Wiggly Field dog park. Photo by Earleen Hinton

The Oregon Park District's Wiggly Field Dog Park was the site of the second annual Howl'oween costume contest Monday night.

Judges had a difficult time picking winners at this year's event, but here are the category winners.

Best Handmade Costume

1st place: Bear and owner Trevor Tighe as a tiger and a tiger trainer

2nd place: Little Bear and owner Shay Banister as Sherlock Holmes and Watson

3rd place Josie as Little Red Riding Hood, owner Lori Spratt.

Best Store Bought Costume

1st place; Sandy and owner Issac Brooks as a bee and beekeeper

2nd place: Boomer and owner Chas Moorehead as Ghostbuster and slime

3rd place: Bailey and Karen Churney as butterlfies

Best Group

1st place: Foxy and Bella with owner Ragan Arbogast as Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf

2nd place: Tank and Diezel with owner Sue Harrod as bunnies

3rd place: Molly with owner Camery Peterson as Raggedy Ann

Pet Gift Basket winner: Sue Harrod with Tank and Diezel

Tail Wag Winner: Sandy with owner Issac Brooks

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