Grab your walking shoes and a leash

Attention Humane Society Supporters!

It’s time to walk your dog in support of Flathead County Animal Shelter animals!  Flathead Shelter Friends is sponsoring “Tails on Trails,” Dog Walk-a-Thon on Saturday, October 17, 2009 at the Rails to Trails on Meridian Road beginning at Mile One at the RR tracks in Kalispell and you’re invited.

Registration for the event begins at 9:30 a.m. and the walk begins at 10 a.m. (rain or shine).  The registration booth is located at the Ron Terry Construction parking lot (7 Meridian Ct.), one building southwest of the trail start.  The event will conclude at 1:30 p.m. with contest and awards at the registration booth area. Since this is a fundraiser to help support Flathead Shelter Friends, make sure to obtain a pledge/donation sheet in advance by calling 250-6510. 

Registration fees are $15 per dog walker, $35 for a family of 4 or less, and groups or teams of 3 can register for $35.  All participating dogs will receive a free Flathead Shelter Friends bandana.  Water and protein bars will be available at no charge for all walkers and poop scoop dog bags and water will be available for the dogs along the trail.  So pick up the phone and call 250-6510 and make plans to attend!