Coming up Sept. 14: your furry friend is welcome at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, home to an amazing assortment of magnificent and exotic plants. (Maybe they need the fertilizer)? The event runs from 9:30 am-4:30 pm. Click here for the website, which gives you the requirements for participation. Do NOT just show up; you have to register. The garden is at 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables.