Ribbon cutting

L to R: Mayor Jared Sharp, Chamber of Commerce President Tracy Park, Jacob Miller, Shannon Miller and children, Elaine Merell, Dr. Charles Merrell, Chamber Treasurer Sheryl Bomsta, Chamber Vice President Austin Fisher

The Montpelier Chamber of Commerce participated in a open house and ribbon cutting event on Saturday June 2 nd . Dr. Miller grew up in the Bear Lake Valley left, to go to college and veterinary school then returned to Montpelier, to take over duties at the Bear Lake Animal Hospital from his father in law, Dr. Merrell.

 Events of the day included; a BBQ lunch, cow milking, horseback rides and baby animals from all around the valley. Children and adults were encouraged to play and pet everything from kittens to sheep. 

There was also a charitable raffle to benefit Animals Need Help of Bear Lake. ANH of Bear Lake is a volunteer organization with the goal of rescuing and finding new homes for abused, neglected and homeless pets. 

 A special than you goes out to the sponsors of the raffle to include; Subway of Montpelier, Papas Fine Chocolates, Dan's Drive In, Twisted Subs, and MWI Veterinary Supply.