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Designer dog houses auctioned off to benefit Arizona Animal Welfare League

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Twelve design teams have created swanky pet palaces for the Design for Dogs event this Friday. The event is a silent auction and fundraiser for the Arizona Animal Welfare League (AAWL).

The fancy dog houses will be auctioned off with proceeds going to the AAWL, the state's oldest and largest no-kill shelter. AAWL reportedly saves more than 4,500 homeless pets every year.

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This is the fourth annual Design for Dogs event, formerly called Wine for Woofs, Beer for Barks, and it will be held at the Facings of America showroom on Friday, Feb. 23 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Guests will be able to view the over-the-top dog houses and bid on them in a silent auction. The doghouses will also compete for 'Best in Show'.

[SLIDESHOW: Designer dog houses to benefit AAWL]

The creative designs include a Game of Thrones inspired castle, a Hobbit-hole home and a house with solar panels. 

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Tickets to the event include four wine and beer tickets which can be redeemed with vendors including O.H.S.O. Brewery. And of course, a puppy kissing booth! 

Tickets can be purchased here for $45 for one and $80 for two. 

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