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2017 Barkfest Info

ROVER ROMP 3K/5K WALK or RUN

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Enjoy the walk!

For a day of fun and excitement, bring your DOG to the Auburn Valley Humane Society’s Annual Barkfest & Rover Romp  3K and 5K Run/Walk

  • Date: Saturday August 26, 2017

  • Time: 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

  • Location: Roegner Park 601 Oravetz Road SE, Auburn

Run or Walk to raise funds for our homeless and abandoned pets in Auburn!

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PLEDGES

 

 

 

 Collect pledges and earn GREAT prizes for you and your pet!

 

  • For a total of $35 in pledges collected, you get a 2016 event t-shirt and a bandana for your dog!
  • For a total of $75 in pledges collected, you get a 2016 event t-shirt, a doggie bandana and bone-shaped LED light tag for your dog!
  • For a total of $150 in pledges collected, you get a LED light tag for your dog, a 2016 event t-shirt, a doggie bandana for your dog and a $25 gift card!
  • For a total of $300 in pledges collected, you get a $50 gift card, a 2016 event t-shirt, a LED light tag, and a bandana for your dog!
  • For a total of $500 in pledges collected, you get a $75 gift card, a 2016 event t-shirt, a LED light tag, and a bandana for your dog!
  • For a total of $1000 in pledges collected, you get a $150 gift card, a 2016 event t-shirt, a LED light tag, and a bandana for your dog!
  • For a total of $2500 in pledges collected, you get a $200 gift card, a 2016 event t-shirt, a LED light tag, and a bandana for your dog!

There will ALSO be a GRAND PRIZE for the person raising the most $$ pledges!
Each registered runner/walker will also receive a goodie bag filled with animal and human related items.

Other Barkfest events during the day will include:

  •  Pet Owner/Pet Look-alike Contest
  •  Best Pet Costume Contest
  •  Prize Basket Drawings
  •  Vendors, Entertainment, Demonstrations and Food

REGISTRATION

You can register online and collect pledges or print and complete the form below and submit to us by mail or email by August 25th.

Event Packet pickup/turn in pledges – August 19 from 12 to 5 pm

All walkers/runners who check in, pickup their event packet and turn in pledges will be entered into a drawing to win special prizes. Please bring your pledge form and pledges on to the AVHS Shelter, 4910 A Street SE, Auburn, WA 98092.

Pledge forms and pledges will also be accepted the day of the event after 9:00 am.

The Rover Romp will be held fog, rain or shine, so please dress for the weather. City Regulations require that all dogs are kept on a leash at all times. You will also be responsible to clean up after your DOG (plastic poop bags will be provided.) All DOGS must have current rabies vaccinations.

Female DOGS in heat may be safer left at home.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Printable Barktoberfest form outside 

 

If you have any questions about Barkfest & Rover Romp, please contact Lynette Boado, Director of Development/Fundraising for the Auburn Valley Humane Society, at 253-249-7849 or at lboado@auburnvalleyhs.org.

Volunteers are needed for the Barkfest & Rover Romp, please contact Sharon LaVigne, Director of Volunteer/Outreach Services at 253-249-7849 or slavigne@auburnvalleyhs.org.