Put Spring in Your Step at the Paso Robles Dog Jog

On the first Saturday of spring, March 21, 2015, the 7th Annual Paso Robles Dog Jog will take place along the beautiful Salinas River Walk trail in Paso Robles. This event offers joggers and their dogs a fun way to exercise and participate in some friendly competition.

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Following check-in at 8 a.m., contestants will enjoy a delicious pancake breakfast hosted by the local Lion’s Club. The 4K and 2K races will begin at 9 a.m. at the Paso Robles Kennedy Club Fitness.  

After completing one of two loops, participants will return to the starting line for the 10 a.m. kick-off of five fun contests for their furry friends. Contestants have the opportunity to enter their dogs to win Best Pooch Smooch, Most Appropriate Name, Best Smile, Most Unusual Face, or Best Dog and Owner Look-Alike for the chance to win prizes! Racers will also receive bandanas, medals and goodie bags as mementos of this rejuvenating day in the great outdoors.

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Event proceeds benefit Sherwood Dog Park of Paso Robles, a great off-leash destination “Where Dogs Take Flight.”

Registration for the event occurs now through race day and can be done in person at Paso Robles Kennedy Club Fitness or online at www.parks4pups.org. Don’t miss the chance for you and your dog to celebrate spring with this exciting community event!