Petworld are delighted to announce the return of their annual Furry 5K Walk on Sunday 29th July 2018. The walk is kicking off at 10am, in eight locations across Ireland.
The locations involved in this years charity walk are:
- Athlone, Westmeath – Register online here or in-store.
- Castlebar, Mayo – Register online here or in-store.
- Mullingar, Westmeath – Register online here or in-store.
- Nutgrove, Dublin – Register online here or in-store.
- Portlaoise, Laois – Register online here or in-store.
- Terryland, Galway – Register online here or in-store.
- Tallaght, Dublin – Register online here or in-store.
- Tullamore, Offaly – Register online here or in-store.
Petworld’s Furry 5K is a 5km sponsored walk raising much needed funds for Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland (AADI). AADI is an amazing charity that provides highly trained assistance dogs to children with autism and their families.
Our Furry 5K is a fun-filled, family event that gives animal lovers (and their dogs!!) the chance to come together and support an incredible cause.
How Much Is The Furry 5K?
The Furry 5K is a charitable event, with 100% of money raised going to AADI. The cost of the event is:
- 1 person – €15
- 2 people – €20
- Group (3+ people) – €30
“It costs €15,000 and 2 years to train each dog to the standard that will make a lasting difference to a child with autism.”AADI
- There will be a free t-shirt for the first 400 people that register and attend the event, across all locations.
- Participants will receive a free goodie bag sponsored by Hill’s Science Plan with free goodies and vouchers for Hill’s Science Plan dog food.
- There will be refreshments after the walk at Petworld for you and your four-legged friends.
How Can I Donate?
If you can’t make it to the Furry 5K, but still want to donate to Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland (AADI), simply click on the link below.
Do I Need To Bring A Dog?
You do not need a dog to do the Furry 5K, everyone is welcome to join!
I Have Registered Online, How Do I Get My Sponsorship Card?
Sponsorship cards are available for collection in your closest, participating Petworld store.
Do I Have To Bring My Printed Ticket To The Event?
Yes, printed tickets are required to participate in the Furry 5K.
Can Children Join The Furry 5k?
Yes! However, all children must be accompanied by a responsible parent/guardian and be supervised at all times throughout the event.
What is the refund policy?
All tickets are non-refundable.
If you have further questions on the Furry 5K contact your local Petworld Store where our helpful and knowledgeable staff will be happy to help and answer your questions.