Save the date for Bark in the Park!

Come join Stafford Animal Shelter for their summer fundraiser “Bark in the Park” on Sunday, August 21st , 2016 to help raise money for homeless pets in our community.

The fun begins with a 5K Fun Run/Walk that rounds the Yellowstone River and through the streets of historic Livingston!  Friendly, vaccinated dogs on leashes and children under 13 are welcome to join for free!  Pre-registration is $25.00; day of event $30.00. (race fees are tax deductible). Email pr@staffordanimalshelter.org for a registration form or download from our website.  Check-in begins at 8:00am to receive your bib number and familiarize yourself with the course map. Fun Run starts at 9:00.  Check in at the Miles Bandshell Park near the Civic Center parking lot at 229 River Drive and the Yellowstone River.

The free family fun continues at 10:30 with the ever popular dog contests in the City Pool and Miles Bandshell Park.  Events include fastest dog, best pet & person costume duo,  children’s obstacle course with their dog, speed swimming, longest dock jump and best canine swimsuit.  Don’t forget the cats, we have a coolest cat photo contest, so bring a photo of your kitty.   Events are only $5.00 and all money is donated to the shelter. We’ll round out the day with fun raffle prizes, animal demonstrations, kids activities, a festival of local pet friendly businesses and food vendors. Bring your appetite, your dog and your family and help raise money for a great cause!  Visit www.staffordanimalshelter.org for more updates.

If you are interested in exhibiting or volunteering for BITP, please email our Development Director, Alicia Davis at pr@staffordanimalshelter.org.

BITP Collage 2016 save the date