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2018 Doggie Dash 'n Dawdle

Doggie Dash 'n Dawdle sponsored by Northwest Pet Clinic, PLLC

Mark your calendars now and don't miss the Fifth Annual Oro Valley Doggie Dash 'n Dawdle! One of southern Arizona's most exciting and fun dog events of the year!

Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018

Time: 5-8 p.m.

Location: Riverfront Park, 551 W Lambert Lane

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 5:00pm-8:00pm (ended)

Join us for the FIFTH ANNUAL Doggie Dash 'n Dawdle! You and your furry friend don't want to miss out on this fun event packed with doggie activities, vendors and even a race!

Two-mile Doggie Dash run/walk (Registration required)
One-mile Doggie Dash run/walk (Registration required)
Dog festival (FREE!)

Registration Link:

At the free dog festival portion of this event, enjoy prizes, dog crafts, dog costume contest, training demos, more than 20 local dog organizations, rescue groups with adoptable dogs, free micro-chipping from Pima Animal Care Center - Pacc and free dog stuff! This is a family-friendly event, and all ages are welcome!

The one- and two-mile events begin at 5:30 p.m. Register between Aug. 20 and Oct. 12 for just $10; Oct. 13 – race day is $15. Registration includes a special Doggie Dash ‘n Dawdle souvenir, giveaways and a medal. T-shirts available for purchase during online registration for $10, or on race day for $15.

4:30 p.m. - Registration/packet pickup
5:00 p.m. - Dog Festival Start Time
5:30 p.m.. - Dash start time
5:30 p.m. - Dawdle start time
6:15 p.m. - Costume Contest!
6:45 p.m. - Raffle
7 - 8 p.m. - Demos and Other Activities

Packet pickup begins at 4:30 p.m. on race day.
Register online through Oro Valley Parks & Recreation (in the Pet Classes section), or at the Oro Valley Community Center.

Az K9 Heroes will be hosting local law enforcement K9 organizations in partnership with this event! Come support our retired law enforcement K9s!

Special Thanks to our event sponsors!!

Northwest Pet Clinic PLLC:

The Tucson Dog magazine:

Pima Animal Care Center:

*If you are interested in being a vendor, please contact Nick Scala at 520-229-5054

551 W. Lambert Ln.
Oro Valley, AZ 85737