November 4th, 2012
Thank you to all the runners and sponsors that made the 6th Annual Panting for Paws 5k Race and 1 mile fun run a success.
The Results are in!
Did you run in the 6th Annual Panting for Paws? Check out your result!
The Helping Paws Story
Fox Valley Helping Paws Animal Welfare
Association, a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization,
established a foster program in 1969 which rehomed orphaned animals into permanent,
loving homes. Helping Paws incorporated as
the first no-kill animal welfare association in
McHenry County in 1971. The foster program
outgrew its first facility and in 1995, Helping
Paws moved to a new facility in Ridgefield.
This facility, however, only had room to house
cats. So, in 1998, Helping Paws again moved to
a larger facility in Crystal Lake. The shelter's
success in saving abandoned animals in
McHenry County quickly outgrew the Crystal
Lake facility, and in 2006, Helping Paws moved
to a much larger facility with room for many
Visit the Helping Paws Website for more information.
The orphans at Helping Paws
Information for Event
NOW - November 2nd
Online Registration will close at 11pm Friday,
November 2nd, 2012.
$30 for 5K Run/Walk
$15 for 1 Mile Fun Run
Shirts are while supplies last.
Packet Pick Up:
Date: Saturday, November 3rd
Time: 12:00pm to 4:00pm
@ Helping Paws
2500 Harding Lane
Woodstock, IL 60098
1 Mile Fun Run: 8:30am
5K Run/Walk: 9:00am
(following fun run)
Participants 13 or younger must be accompanied by an adult
- T-Shirts will be given to all early registrants
- T-Shirts will be given to those who register after October 15th while supplies last
- Awards for overall top male & female, and top three for each age group. Overall winners will not win age group award
- Awards will be given out at an awards ceremony by the pavilion after the race