The Tri State Basset Hound Rescue has a great way for you to help to find forever homes for homeless bassett hounds all over New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania and lower New York. Get ready for BoardWaddle 2013!

The fun event runs today and tomorrow in Ocean City, NJ features a parade, picnic with arts and crafts and there are awards for the top 20 pledgegetters. Dogs will compete as well, in categories like best costume, best trick and basset hound look alike contest.

You could check out all the details about the organization and the event, including full event schedule, at the Tri State Basset Hound Rescue website.