Illinois pro basketball team invites you to bring your dog to a game, it is much better than a trip to the vet.

Sports Are Much Better In Person

I am a big fan of sports. I watch them all of the time. I definitely prefer seeing them live in person instead of just on TV. There is something about being at the stadium or arena. The atmosphere is really cool. I follow all of the Chicago teams and I try to go see them all at least once a year.

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Minor League Sports Are So Much Fun

Do not get me wrong, I love going to see all the major teams like the Bears but for an overall fun family night out, minor league sports rule. Plus, it is a lot cheaper. In the minors, of course, the product on the field is important but there is a lot more involved. It is all about the show and the whole experience. There are a bunch of other activities and promotions going on too. They are usually outrageous and entertaining.

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Who Are The Windy City Bulls

The Windy City Bulls are the NBA G League minor league affiliate of the Chicago Bulls. They play at the Now Arena in Hoffman Estates. The team hosts some unique promotions for the fans. It just adds to the experience.

Bring Your Dog To A Windy City Basketball Game

The Windy City Bulls are inviting you to bring your dog to an upcoming game for Dog Day. There will be a bunch of booths, contests, giveaways, and activities for you and your best friend.

According to windycity.gleague.nba.com, 

"Windy City’s annual Dog Day gives fans the opportunity to bring their dog to enjoy a game!"
"Fans looking to bring their four-legged best friend out for some Barks & Basketball may purchase a $20 Pooch Pass which includes a 200 Level general admission human ticket and a dog pass!"
"The proceeds of the Pooch Passes will be donated to Hoof Woof & Meow Animal Shelter and Anderson Humane Animal Rescue."

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