Houston World Series of Dog Shows
. Everything canine is on display. There are boutiques of puppy paraphernalia, agility course demonstrations, multiple breed-specific cuddle opportunities and, of course, a parade of the finest breeding to be seen among humanity’s four-legged companions. Dogs are welcome if they are older than six months, have all appropriate vaccinations and are not on flexible leashes. The early bird gets the worm, plus free admission this Wednesday only.
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday. Continuing 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 20-23. NRG Center, 8400 Kirby. For information, call 281-536-0528 or visit houstondogshows.com
. Bring $12 cash for parking. Free to $20.
Nothing quite brings out the best in the world like a dog show. These celebrations of man’s best friend are a perfect opportunity to wallow in the sheer glory that is wet nose and undying loyalty. Feeling blue? Take a tour of the