The first ever Pup Parade is on September 17 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Children’s Home, 205 Bloomsbury Avenue, Catonsville, Md. 21228. Pets can strut their stuff and compete for awards. Guests will enjoy performances by the Boh-tinis, face painting, food and refreshments. For more information and to register for the Pup Parade call 410-744-7310 or visit