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National Dog Show Charity Walk 2017 Photo

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EVENT DATE: Oct 15, 2017

DEADLINE TO GIVE: Oct 15, 2017


The 4th annual National Dog Show Charity Walk is right around the corner! It is set this year for SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15, FROM 9 AM - NOON AT WILSON FARM PARK, 500 LEE RD, WAYNE, PA.

 The walk is open to the public, featuring multiple attractions geared toward families and their dogs for a morning of fun. Pre-register here or register morning of at Wilson Farm Park.

Remember that we are raising money for nine important Delaware Valley Charities (see list below). We can have a wonderful day with our dogs, and do our part by giving back to the community at the same time. 

We are excited to announce and present all of our attractions for this years walk! They include: 

  • Wagsworth Pet Resort agility dog demonstration
  • Open agility course so your dog can be a star, presented by Wagsworth
  • Footlighters Theater of Berwyn players performance from The Perfect Dog children's musical. 
  • Free microchip scanning and nail trimming for dogs by the Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association 
  • PHOTO/VIDEO ALERT! One-mile walk lead by young gymnasts walking on their hands with dogs leashed to their ankles. 
  • Meet 97.5 Ben FM Morning Show team Matt Cord and Kristen Hermann, our hosts for the day. 
  • Meet David Frei, NBC TV personality and America's foremost expert on all things canine 
  • Music by Kindred Entertainment DJ services 
  • Meet the Kennel Club of Philadelphia Therapy Dog Ambassador Team
  • Free stuff from sponsors, charities and donors
  • Fundraising raffle with 20 winners

Here are the charities involved with the walk this year:

  • Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House
  • Pennsylvania Veterinary Foundation
  • PennVet Charitable Care Gift Fund
  • Morris Animal Refuge
  • New Leash on Life USA
  • PACT for Animals
  • Lilo's Promise Animal Rescue
  • Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society
  • National Dog Show Charities