Some Sparta pets took the day off from their canine duties on Friday to enjoy some pampering at the Sparta Pet Shoppe & Spa. Clockwise from left: Groomer Jessica Pylypyshyn gives some TLC to Paisley, a a white curly bishon; Kato, a yorkie, puts on his best smile for the camera; Rocky, a wheaton terrier, reluctantly sits for a bush; Pet Shoppe & Spa owner Lynn Crandall poses with Spot, a smooth fox terrier, welcomes visitors to the store. The Sparta Pet Shoppe & Spa in conjunction with B.A.R.K.S. animal shelter is sponsoring a pet adoption day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday May 14. Dogs and cats will be looking for loving homes. Representatives from petFINDER will also be on the premises to talk about the latest in pet safety. The Sparta Pet Shoppe & Spa in located at 270 Sparta Ave., Upper Lake Plaza, Sparta. For more information call Lynn at 973-726-6222.