Heart and Sole 5K Dog Walk/Run

The FOSRAS Heart & Sole 5K Dog Run/Walk annual fundraiser which helps pay health care costs for homeless animals at the Somerset Regional Animal Shelter, Bridgewater, will be held on Sunday, October 13, 2019.  In 2018, the shelter placed 996 animals in loving homes.  The sanctioned 5K run has a shotgun start at 9:30 AM. The pre-registration fee is $30 and day of event registration fee is $35.  The fun walk can be started anytime between 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM.  The pre-registration walk fee is $25 per human entry and $5 each accompanied dog.  The day of event human entry fee increases to $30.  Kids under 10 walk free with a registered adult. Dogs receive a doggy goody bag as long as supplies last.  See the Friends of the Somerset Regional Animal Shelter website, FOSRAS.com, for details and to register click this link https://raceroster.com/events/2019/23515/2019-fosras-heart-sole-5k-runwalk

Contact Information
  1. Heart and Sole Committee
  2. 908-725-0308
  3. heartandsole5knj@gmail.com
Sun, October 13
8:30 am — 2:30 pm
Add to My Calendar 10/13/2019 8:30am 10/13/2019 2:30pm America/New_York Heart and Sole 5K Dog Walk/Run

The FOSRAS Heart & Sole 5K Dog Run/Walk annual fundraiser which helps pay health care costs for homeless animals at the Somerset Regional Animal Shelter, Bridgewater, will be held on Sunday, October 13, 2019. In 2018, the shelter placed 996 animals in loving homes. The sanctioned 5K run has a shotgun start at 9:30 AM. The pre-registration fee is $30 and day of event registration fee is $35.

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