Building a compassionate community
through the care of companion animals

 Mutt Strut 5K Run & Walk-A-Thon

Saturday, September 16, 2017

10:00 AM

About The Race

Mutt Strut 5K is a dog-friendly 5K run/walk-a-thon benefiting the over 2,400 animals cared for each year at Tails Humane Society. The race route follows the DeKalb Nature Trail, beginning and ending at beautiful Hopkins Park. Enjoy a scenic run with friends or family while benefiting homeless animals. Join us and run for the rescues!

 Race Details

  • Dog friendly (no choke or prong collars, please)
  • Chip timing for better accuracy
  • Fast online results emailed to each participant
  • Swag bags for people and wag bags for the pups*
  • T-shirt for people (tech shirts available for extra)*
  • Dog bandannas for puppy participants*

Guaranteed ONLY for pre-registered participants

Day of race result can be found here: www.ItsRaceTime.com/Results.aspx?ID=1756

Race Fees

There is a $30 registration fee for adults (18 years or older) and $15 for youth runners (under 18 years old).

All youth walkers are FREE!

REGISTER EARLY AND SAVE! Adult registrations only $25 through Thursday, August 17th!

DAY OF REGISTRATION AVAILABLE – Saturday, 9/16 beginning at 8:30 AM in the shelter beginning at Hopkins Park. Day of registration is $35 for adults and $15 for youth runners. You walkers are always free.

Packet Pick Up

Friday, 9/15/17 from 4:30-6:30 PM in the shelter building at Hopkins Park

Saturday, 9/16/17 beginning at 8:30 AM in the shelter building at Hopkins Park

Age Groups & Awards

  • Medals and gift baskets will be awarded to top male and female finisher with a dog and top male and female finisher without a dog

  • Top male and female finishers in the following categories will receive a medal:

           Under 12, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+