Second Chance 4 Pets Network will sponsor their 9th annual Paws in Paradise Charity Walk and Pet Fair on Saturday, August 28, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Robertsdale Sports Complex, 119th Street and Wolf Lake in Hammond. The pet fair will include a pet blessing (1 p.m.), vendors, music, animal rescues, K-9 and pet safety demonstrations, food, merchandise, and pet contests and games. Microchipping for a nominal fee will also be available at the pet fair. The charity walk will begin at 10:30 a.m. Pets are welcome to participate in the walk and pet fair, but they must be leashed and current on vaccinations. You do not have to have a pet to participate in the charity walk. All proceeds benefit Second Chance 4 Pets Network and will be used for their spay/neuter services, rescue/adoption program and feral fund. For more info, contact JoAnn Palko at (219) 771-6768.