Mark your calendars for Run Your Happy Tails Off 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run! The race kicks off at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 18th. The course will run a dual loop throughout Brook Run Park located at 4770 N. Peachtree Road in Dunwoody. Packet pickups will be available on Race Day.
Both the 5K and 1-Mile races welcome participants of all ages, families, and well-behaved pets. Registration costs $25 for the 5K and $20 for the 1-Mile Fun Run; and all participants will receive a T-shirt from the race. For a $10 donation to Happy Tails Pet Therapy, you can also purchase an official bib number and bandanna for your dog!
Compliments of Truespeefphoto, free photos of the event, racers, and their pets will be available online after the race.
Proceeds to support Happy Tails Pet Therapy, an organization of compassionate volunteers committed to sharing the energy of the human-animal bond to provide comfort, healing and connection. Happy Tails’ 300 members and their pets visit people of all ages with physical, social, emotional and cognitive needs, providing professional pet therapy at over 80 facilities throughout the Atlanta community.
All pets must be licensed, have proof of current vaccination, and be leashed at all times. Leashes must also be kept to 6-feet or less during the race. Female dogs in heat may not participate.
Get ready to lace up your tennis shoes for a wonderful cause and have fun with some great people and their energetic pets!
To learn more about Run Your Happy Tails Off 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run, visit their website at http://www.runyourhappytailsoff.com/.