6th Annual Pawz Too Run set for Saturday, Oct. 8

Posted at 4:58 PM on Sep 29, 2016


Special to SVLfreenews.com

DAVIDSON — The 6th Annual Pawz Too Run will be held Saturday, Oct. 8, on the Village Green in downtown Davidson. The event starts with a 3K dog walk at 10 a.m. followed by a parade of rescue dogs and several fun dog contests. Proceeds benefit the local not-for-profit Friends of the Animals, whose goal is to build an animal adoption and education center with a spay/neuter clinic. The building will be located in the Langtree area of Lake Norman, with easy access from Interstate 77 and Exits 31 and 33.

K9 walkers can sign up online at FriendsoftheAnimals.net or register beginning at 9 a.m. on the day of the event. A community vendor fair from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. will feature health and wellness for canines and their humans alike. A few vendor spaces are still available. Following the dog walk, an assortment of fun dog contests will decide best dressed, best eyes, best amateur pet trick, most congenial and most inspiring dogs. Several animal rescue groups will have adoptable dogs on-site. New cars from event sponsor Lake Norman Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram will be on display.

The community is invited to enjoy the acoustical sounds of local talent Maddie and Josh from the Indefinite Band who will play in the early afternoon. A Bounce House will keep the kiddies entertained. Join the fun! Come run, walk and browse the varied vendor booths to help ensure a better future for homeless pets by participating in the 6th annual Pawz Too Run K9 Walk.

Learn More

For more information about the event or to register to walk your dog, visit www.FriendsoftheAnimals.net

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