The Mutt Strut & Pet Expo is a pledge-driven dog walk and community-wide animal celebration with lots of entertainment, shopping, and fun focused on pets and their families. It will take place rain or shine or snow – all weather is dog weather!
Join us as we turn Ford Field Park into a dog park for a day as part of this 2.37 fundraising walk. So much fun for you, your dog, family and friends.
- 11am ribbon cutting and Walk begins
- Doggie Fun Zone with games and contests
- Paws-itive Energy Zone with pet and human psychic readings
- Fastest Mutt in the Midwest, K9 Fun Run
- Dog Agility course and dog training tips
- Vendors with pet related items and human goodies too
- The Food Trucks serving delicious local cuisine
- Milt Wilcox’s Ultimate Air Dogs (dock diving), your pooch can try too for a small donation to the Shelter
- Don’t have a dog? Support the shelter by joining in the walk yourself.
- Collect pledges to help reach our goal of $75,000 to help the homeless animals
- VIP Hound Lounge: a special treat, retreat, and activity area for those participants who raise at least $300 in pledges.
- Walk-up registration and activities begin at 9am
Please note that the shelter will close at noon so that employees can visit and work the event.