Well-behaved, leashed dogs are allowed to run in all three races, the 100-miler, the 100K and the 20-miler. They must not bother any people, dogs or wildlife. The course is single track on 20-mile loops. Anyone who lets their dog off leash will be disqualified.
This is a scenic trail race on Mackinac Island in Michigan. It is on a public trail open to the public and you are allowed to run the half marathon or 10K with your dog. The 10K route is actually 5.7 miles.
Dog swimming vs. running We love running with our dogs, but another great way for dogs to exercise and have fun is swimming! Some dogs LOVE to swim (looking at you, Labs!) but some dogs would rather not get their...
Canicross is a sport where you run cross country with your dog pulling you in a harness and bungee line. You run on natural surfaces such as trails, dirt roads or grass (not on pavement).There are organized canicross races, but you can also run canicross with your dog anywhere for fun.