Friends of the Animal Shelter will host an event dedicated to dogs and their owners this weekend at Kindred Spirits Restaurant, 106 Talent Ave., Talent.

"Celebration of the Dog" will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 14, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 15. The event is free to attend.

On Friday, FOTAS members will be available to talk about the nonprofit group's programs and events, and how interested parties can help out. On Saturday, a dog whisperer will be present to convey blessings to dogs. There also will be prize drawings which attendees can purchase tickets for.