SisuCare Dog Jog 2012
Start: Sunday, October 7, 2012
Gardner , MA 01440
Put your best paw forward & celebrate the special bond between people and pets. The SisuCare Dog Jog pads onto Dunn Pond on Sunday, October 7th, 10 am, and everyone � pet or no � is invited to join in the fun! Your support will directly help beloved four-legged friends in need of medical care that is beyond the financial capacity of their families. This includes medications, special diets or veterinary costs when a pet has been diagnosed with a curable condition that needs specialized care.
The SisuCare Dog Jog/walk begins at 10:00am. This family friendly event includes an enjoyable 1 or 2 mile trail trek around Dunn Pond. The Dog Jog also includes family-oriented and pet-friendly activities including raffles, games, FREE Family Health Fair, shopping with pet related vendors and more. Dog-less? No problem. Dogs are not required for participation � join us! Prizes will be awarded to the top fundraising individuals (male, female, youth) and top group fundraising team.Your support will directly help our beloved four-legged friends in need of medical care that is beyond the financial capacity of their families. This may include medications, special diets, or veterinary costs when a dog or cat has been diagnosed with a curable condition that needs specialized care.REGISTRATION: Dog Jog participation is $25 per person (1 dog per person). 2nd Dog/person fee is $12. Shelter/Adoption agency fee is $12. Dogs wearing "Adopt Me" vests can walk FOR FREE. Registration opens at 8:30am. Event starts at 10:00am. The Family Health Fair is free & open to all.� Participants are encouraged to bring their dogs as well, dogs must wear current identification and rabies vaccination tags and be on six-foot or shorter leash at all times.Registration includes: Dog Jog T-shirt & gift for Fido to the first 150 pre-registrants. Guaranteed if you pre-register by September 1st. Prizes, refreshments before and after the race & fair access.Please put your best paw forward and join us in celebrating our health and our pet�s health!HELP RAISE FUNDS! Go beyond your registration fee and ask family & friends to support your (& your Fido's) Dog Jog efforts. Just share the link in your registration confirmation e-mail and they can pledge under your name. They just have to enter your name in the search engine and click "support." Many beloved four-legged friends in need of medical care thank you!NOTICE: All dogs must wear current identification and rabies vaccination tags and be on six-foot or shorter leash at all times. No retractable leashes allowed. One Pet per Person. Children under 12 must be with an adult. Any unfriendly, unruly, or uncontrolled dog and owner will be asked to leave. Organizers ask that participants not bring dogs younger than 6 months of age, and also that owners pick up after their dog if he or she makes a mess. Water will be provided. All dogs must be under the direct control of their owners at all times.PRECAUTIONS:This event is safe for the canine that has been properly trained for the distance (1-2 miles). Owner is responsible for this preconditioning. In the case of an emergency, veterinary aid will be available. Due to the large number of dogs participating, the race directors reserve the right to refuse entry to any dog whose participation could prove hazardous to others. All dogs must be under the direct control of their owners at all times. If the event is canceled due to severe weather conditions, thank you for your contribution to SisuCare.