Photo gallery: Pooch Plunge 2019 at Lawrence’s Outdoor Aquatic Center

photo by: Mike Yoder

Dogs and their owners participate in the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center.

Each year, puppers, doggos, little fluffs and other good boys and good girls are invited to the Pooch Plunge, where they can take a swim at the Lawrence Outdoor Aquatic Center before the pool is drained for the season.

Photos by Mike Yoder

photo by: Mike Yoder

A dog, wearing a life vest, is comforted by its owner at the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center. Dogs are provided a chance to swim before the outdoor pool is drained for the season.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Dogs play with each other at the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center.

photo by: Mike Yoder

A dog races into the water to catch a frisbee at the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Mikayla Bublitz carries her dog, Jasper, while they participate in the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center.

photo by: Mike Yoder

The tail of a wet dog is pictured at the the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center. Dogs are provided a chance to swim before the outdoor pool is drained for the season.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Angie Nordhus, of Lawrence, and her 18-month-old bloodhound Buford participate in the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center. It was the first time in the water for Buford, and Nordhus discovered the 124-pound Buford can’t swim.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Dogs and their owners participate in the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Dogs and their owners participate in the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center.

photo by: Mike Yoder

Dogs play with each other at the annual Pooch Plunge Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 at the Outdoor Aquatic Center. Dogs are provided a chance to swim before the outdoor pool is drained for the season.

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