19th Annual Walk!

Alexandria Animal Hospital
2310 S Park Ave
Alexandria, IN 46001

Madison County Humane Society
2219 Crystal Street
Anderson, IN 46012

What

The Madison County Humane Society (MCHS) will be hosting their 19th annual dog Walk-A-Thon on Saturday, May 4, 2019, in honor of “Be Kind to Animals Week”. We need volunteer walkers to make this event a success, so please come enjoy the trails of Shadyside Park with your pet and bring a friend!

When

Saturday, May 4, 2019 Walk anytime between 8:00am & 12:00pm. --- Rain or Shine ---

Walk an MCHS Dog

Interested in walking a shelter dog, fill out this form (Download Form) and email as an attachment to: ajheard2@gmail.com; include "Dog Walk" in Subject.
You can also Contact Us!

Where

Shadyside Park Main Pavilion off Broadway (baseball diamonds/play ground). Take your choice of the North Lake Trail (1.1 mile), South Lake Trail (1.5 mile) or go around both lakes for a total of 2.65 miles. Location by Google Maps.

How

Walkers can help raise money for the MCHS by getting people to sponsor them with donations (Forms Here) - any amount collected will be greatly appreciated. Walkers will turn in their money, sponsor sheet and signed waiver the day of the walk. If you have any questions, Contact Us.

Rules

  • Walkers are responsible for the actions of their dogs.
  • Dogs must be on leashes at all times and should not be unattended or tied up.
  • Come prepared to clean up after your pet.
  • All dogs must have proof of rabies inoculation (tag or written).
  • No female dogs in any stage of heat will be allowed to participate. No puppies under 6 months of age may participate.
  • Water will be provided, but please bring your own dog bowl.
  • An adult must accompany children 13 or younger.

Signs

What better way to honor your pet than to have a sign posted about him/her along the trail (adoption notice, memorial, or just because)? There is a $5.00 fee per sign, if interested contact Amy @ 610-7706 by April 20th.

T-shirts

Walkers will receive a t-shirt. Please pre-register by April 1st for correct size. The MCHS will have t-shirts and other items available for purchase.