To the dogs: Bark in the Park raises funds on Saturday

Phoebe Garcia poses with her dogs Lenny and Harley at Bark in the Park at the photo booth. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now
By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Vaden Kumar, 10, of Newton and his dog Rolo took first in the doggie/human costume contest during Bark in the Park on Saturday. Yes, they were the “wieners” of the contest, since they wore hot dog costumes. Initially that morning, the family had trouble finding the costumes in their home. “I panicked,” dad Shiva Kumar said. “There was great panic.


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