Howlin' Hounds 5K Run


Event Date

Sat, Oct 18, 2014


Augusta, GA

About This Activity

The Howin Hounds 5K is a charity run benefiting 2 local animal rescue groups, Columbia County Animal Rescue and Greyhound Crossroads.  CCAR is a licensed, non profit organization with there 501c3 founded in 2014.  The group focuses on rescuing dogs from both high kill Animal Shelters in Columbia and Richmond Counties.  Once the dogs have been pulled from the shelters, they are fully vetted, placed in loving foster families and then there forever homes are found.  Greyhound Crossroads is a 501c3 organization that transports retired racing greyhounds from tracks in the southeast to foster families in the CSRA.  They are then placed into there forever homes.  Please come and support our cause.  The dogs in our area deserve it!!

Event details and schedule

The run will be an out and back that will take place on the beautiful canal starting at the Savannah Rapids Pavillion.  We encourage everyone to bring there favorite fur baby to participate in the run.  Water will be provided at the turn around point.  Prizes will be given to top finishers and to best costume!

Onsite registration will be provided @ 7AM the day of race, October 18.

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