Mutt Strut Dog-Friendly 5K

Mutt Strut Dog-Friendly 5K in Homewood, Alabama

When: April 22, 2023 – 5k Run Starts at 9:00 am

7:30AM-8:45AM: Day of Registration/Packet Pick-up

Early packet pick-up will be available Thursday, April 20 and Friday, April 21 from 12pm-6:00PM at the Hand in Paw office, located at 617 38th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35222.

Where: Homewood Central Park at 1632 Oxmoor Rd, Homewood, AL 35209

Parking is available on surrounding streets, as well as in the parking lots of Homewood Central Park and The Exceptional Foundation.

Cost: $30

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Hand in Paw’s 13th Annual Mutt Strut: Dog-Friendly 5k (and 1 Mile) Fun Run will take place at Homewood Central Park on Earth Day, April 22nd!

Grab your furry friend and join Hand in Paw for a day in the great outdoors full of exciting races, contests and vendors – all while supporting a wonderful cause! 

Hand in Paw’s mission is to improve human health and well-being through Animal-Assisted Therapy. Funds raised at Mutt Strut help recruit and train Therapy Teams and keep our services free of charge!

Mutt Strut Vendor Village will be open from 7:30AM-12:00PM!

Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

Fastest Person (5K)

Slowest Dog (5k)

Top Individual Fundraiser

Top Team Fundraiser

Best Costume

Fundraise for a pawesome cause—all proceeds benefit Hand in Paw’s Animal-Assisted Therapy programs!

Receive a race t-shirt and doggie bandana 

Get some exercise (in costume, if you wish!) with your doggo, family and friends

Compete for several different award categories with the potential to win amazing prizes

Listen to great music 

Enjoy visiting local vendors in our Mutt Strut Vendor Village, as well as several food trucks

The 5K Dog-Friendly Mutt Strut Registration includes:

Registrants will receive a t-shirt and if registered with a dog, a dog bandana.

Event Details
  • Start Date
    2023/04/22 09:00
  • End Date
    2023/04/22 12:00
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