Dog Days of Summer

Cardiff 101 Main Street and the City of Encinitas hosted the 13th Annual Cardiff Dog Days of Summer at Encinitas Community Park, a free event featuring over 100 dog-related vendors, pet adoption agencies, pet health expo, carefully curated “Maker’s Market Row,” and fun activities including dog contests, live music, an agility course, kids activities, beer and wine garden, food trucks, and more. Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) hosted Rescue Row with other local rescue groups, where 15 dogs were adopted on site. Attendees also enjoyed a special appearance from Encinitas Mayor Catherine Blakespear, who announced contest winners. A portion of the event proceeds benefited RCHS. Discover more at