Charleston Animal Society celebrates the dog days of summer

Lowcountry Leisure: By Ashley Lindquist

The Charleston Animal Society is hosting their 7th Annual Furry Affair at Memminger Auditorium Saturday at 6 p.m. The evening will include a live auction emceed by none other than ABC News 4's Tom Crawford and Miss South Carolina United States Valarie Kobrovsky. Big ticket items include a trip to Napa Valley, a Darius Rucker signed guitar and a baseball signed by the New York Yankees.

And don't expect any puppy chow. Caf Catering is cooking up Lowcountry favorites like lobster mac 'n cheese, sweet potato biscuits and{}local seafood,{}including shrimp and crab.

A Furry Affair is one of the Charleston Animal Society's biggest fundraisers, and all proceeds go to the nonprofit. So head down to Memminger this weekend to help raise money and awareness for the Lowcountry's furry friends.