Pets like this corgi can take selfies with their people at a particular “Fur on Fir” picture sales space. PHOTO BY Y TSUI/UNSPLASH

Of us in Sisters certain love canines. And cats. To not point out bunnies, horses, pigs, and wolves.

Our nice furry associates will probably be celebrated Sunday, September 25, at “Fur on Fir,” a particular occasion at Sisters Farmers Market. It is the second-to-last market of the season, held at Fir Avenue Park from 11 am to 2 pm

Market-goers can drink espresso, nibble pastries, pose for a photograph with their pets, and study from native nonprofit organizations that serve animals. Evan Mullins will play reside music on the Songbird Stage all through the market day.

The Greatest Doggie Bakery will deliver treats, donating ten % of their gross sales to Concord Farm Sanctuary and Furry Mates Basis.

“We’re grateful for Traci’s generosity,” mentioned Market Supervisor Michelle Jiunta, who got here up with the thought of ​​Fur on Fir.

“I believe it seems like a improbable collaboration of animal-loving folks, native nonprofits getting collectively to share what they do,” mentioned Robine Bots, founding father of Concord Farm Sanctuary. “Simply being round like-minded folks sounds wonderful.”

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A selfie sales space arrange will probably be arrange for pets and their folks to take footage. The large prime circus theme will function backgrounds and props for picture ops.

Native ranch North44 will remember to inventory beef bones appropriate for canines. Prayers Pure Canine Biscuits could have a sales space, too. The enterprise is known as after the house owners’ service canine, Prayers.

Pet-food financial institution Furry Mates Basis (FFF) will probably be available as properly. A nonprofit group, FFF offers pet-related meals, provides, and providers to households and seniors in monetary want. The group additionally sponsors free spay and neuter surgical procedures for canines and cats, together with free vaccinations.

Susan Prince, co-founder of the Wolf Welcome Committee, mentioned the group is “actually wanting ahead to taking part in Fur on Fir at our fantastic Sisters Farmers Market. What an awesome alternative to have fun all of our fellow canines — domesticated and wild alike.”

Each Sunday, locals and guests collect at Sisters Farmers Marketplace for scrumptious produce grown simply blocks away, regionally raised meats and eggs, together with handcrafts, jewellery, paintings, and artisanal meals.

Choices this week could embody wood-fired espresso beans, handmade breads, and Oregon Coast seafood, together with recent tomatoes, corn, peppers, squashes, and greens. Produce, distributors, and out there gadgets change week to week, relying on the climate, ripening of crops, and different components.

Sisters Farmers Market is positioned at Fir Avenue Park, a half block north of Cascade Avenue/Freeway 20, close to meals carts, eating places, and retailers. For historical past buffs, the Sisters Museum is normally open on the park’s southeast nook throughout market hours.

Introduced by nonprofit group Seed to Desk, the market takes place 11 am to 2 pm each Sunday via October 2. SNAP/EBT and different currencies are accepted. Be taught extra at sistersfarmersmarket.com, or comply with on Instagram @sistersfarmersmarket.