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All designs for this fashion show will be created by Anthony Rubio Designs; an internationally acclaimed Pet Couturier and Women’s Wear Designer.

Rubio along with his one-of-a-kind creations have been featured on Good morning America, New York Times, The Today Show, USA Today, Vogue Italia, MTV Style, TIME Magazine, Glamour Magazine, Yahoo! News, MSN News, Women’s Wear Daily, New York Magazine’s The Cut, Refinery 29, People Magazine, Sports Illustrated among many others.

Anthony Rubio’s Canine Couture is meticulously handcrafted by the designer utilizing the finest materials to produce a one-of-a-kind creation for your four-legged family member taking into full consideration comfort and safety above all. To view some of Anthony’s work, visit AnthonyRubioDesigns.Com.

Meet the Guest Speaker:
Anastasia Pagonis is a Guide Dog Foundation graduate and a gold medalist American Paralympic swimmer. Anastasia represented Team USA at the 2020 Summer Paralympics. She is a world record holder and American record holder within the sport. Anastasia was matched with her guide dog Radar, former Puppy with a Purpose with the NY Islanders, in 2020.

Meet Joan Bauer:
Joan Bauer is a NY Times Best-selling author, screenwriter, songwriter, and speaker who has won numerous awards for her fourteen novels for young readers. Joan Bauer is the author of Raising Lumie and will be at this year’s Dogs on the Catwalk event. Guests will receive an autographed copy of the book, if they participate in the name a puppy sponsorship opportunity during the dinner program. 



The Guide Dog Foundation presents "Dogs on the Catwalk," our canine couture fashion show .  This signature event is in its sixth year and has been gaining more interest each and every year!

Highlights will include hearing from a Guide Dog Foundation graduate as well as a glamorous couture fashion show. Lots of raffles and items available for purchase. It’s an extravaganza for dog enthusiasts and proud supporters of the Guide Dog Foundation.
The proceeds from this event benefits the Guide Dog Foundation’s mission to improve the quality of life for people who are blind, have low vision, or have other special needs. Please purchase your ticket today! Cannot attend? Consider making a donation of any denomination on the DONATE NOW button located above on this page or contact Jaime McGrade via phone at 631-930-9054 or Jaime@GuideDog.org for sponsorship information.

Dogs on the Catwalk

Fashionable cocktail/business attire is suggested.

Working dogs only in the venue (other than dog models planned for the show)
Online ticket sales are closed. If you are interested in attending Dogs on the Catwalk or have questions, please contact Jaime McGrade via phone at 631-930-9054 or Jaime@GuideDog.org.