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RUN for the cause. STAY for the fest.
Join us for our second annual Shaggy Dog Rescue Fest & 5K and help us raise awareness and support for the Houston Shaggy Dog Rescue.
After the 5K run and 1 mile Pup Fun Run, stay for the post-race festival featuring KJ McDaniels from the Houston Rockets!
- Live music by Peacemaker
- Local craft beer
- Dog vendor booths
- Pet activities
The festival is free for anybody to attend, so bring the whole family! Dogs on leashes are allowed. Race is rain or shine. For more information, please visit http://shaggydog5k.com.
Thank you for supporting Houston Shaggy Dog Rescue and helping to save our shaggy friends!
Event Details and Schedule
- Please know that this is a chip-timed race sanctioned by USATF.
- Awards will be given for the top finishers for male and female participants for each race division.
- Snacks will be on hand before and during race with water stations available along the route.
- Online registration will close April 14th, 2016 at 5pm.
- Registration will be open day of event at 7:00 am and close at 8:45am.
- The individual 5K will begin at 9:00 am with the 1 mile Pup Fun Run beginning at 10:00 am.
- Early packet pickup is April 14th from 1pm - 7pm at Sports Authority on Post Oak.
- Each participant will be guaranteed a race Tshirt if registered by March 1, 2016.
- Registration is available the day of event opening at 7 am, but no T-shirt is guaranteed for late registrants.
When & Where
Shaggy Dog Rescue Fest & 5K
The Shaggy Dog Rescue Fest & 5K is a non-profit committed to raising awareness and funds to support the Houston Shaggy Dog Rescue. The Houston Shaggy Dog Rescue is a non-profit animal welfare organization dedicated to providing rescue services, vet care, foster care and adoptive placement to stray and abandoned dogs.