Niagara Gazette

June 2, 2013

Hound Hike helps out SPCA of Niagara

Staff reports
Niagara Gazette

Niagara Gazette — Hound Hike," a fundraiser for the SPCA,was held Saturday in Hyde Park.

The event will be held in honor of Pat Scrufari and Falls firefighter Frank Cacciatore. Scufari who died last February while trying to rescue his dogs from Hyde Park Lake. Cacciatore was among the first responders who helped rescue the three dogs, all golden retrievers, and later he and his family adopted them.

There were prizes for the best dog costume, dog and dog owner lookalikes, and the best dog trick. 

All proceeds benefited the SPCA of Niagara.