September Races:

9/24:  Watkinsville, Georgia9th Annual Athens Run for the Dogs 5K (this event to help "Canine Companions for Independence" starts at Ocones Veterans Park.  Dog are welcome!)

9/25:  Berea, Ohio14th Annual Tom Madzy 5K an Family Dog Walk (Join in this fun-filled race foor the entire family.  Register early and receive a dental care kit for your dog.)

9/25:  Denver, Colorado6th Annual "Long Dog Derby" (Come on down to the 42nd annual Denver Oktoberfest for a day of 100-yard dashes and laughs wth dogs of all shapes and sizes.)


October Races:

10/1: Media, Pennsylvania Bark in the Park 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk (Get some exercise and have some fun while raising money for homeless pets.  The "Ask the Vet" booth at the race is a great resource to make sure your dog is healthy.)


10/15:  Davis, California – Dog 'N' Jog Fight to Keep Fido Fit (the Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine).  Aferward, check out the Animal and Human Health Fair for tips on preventative care for you and your pooch.)


10/16:  Bedford, New hampshire – My Dogs Are Barking 5K Road Race (Take your dog to the back of the pack at this second annual 5K race benefitting the animals at the local animal rescue league).


 10/23:  Hopkinston, Massachusetts – Paws & Claws 5K Run/Walk (Help the Baypath Humane Society at this fun fall event.  Age groupers get to compete for top honors and there are prizes for top dog division winners, too!)


10/23:  Santa Cruz, California – Run through the Redwoods with your pup!  this out-and-back coourse is run on a mix of pavement and fire roads.  Every entry contributes to our sponsorsip of Morris Animal Foundation animal health studies.)


10/30:  Atlanta, George – Atlanta Dog Jog (Bring your furry friend out for aa mile or twoo to help benefit Canine Assistants.)


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