9th Annual Cause 4 Paws 5k run and 1 mile dog walk
This family and pet friendly event, hosted by the Quincy Animal Shelter, will be emceed by FOX25 Boston’s Heather Hegedus and includes many fun activities. There will be a costume contest for both our four- and two-legged participants; a pet vendor fair with over 15 booths; an exciting performance by Flying High Frisbee Dogs; a demonstration by Quincy Police Department’s K-9 unit; and a dog agility course for your four-legged friend(s) to complete. In addition, there will be more than 40 raffle prizes, a photo booth for taking fun pictures, food trucks, and a DJ pumping out energetic tunes!
The Cause 4 Paws 5K race is a USATF certified, chip-timed event. There will be medals awarded in 10 categories including fastest male and female in several age groups, most money raised by a team, and most money raised by an individual. This is a rain or shine event with over 400 attendees last year. We hope to see it continue to grow this year!