Bark For Life Charlotte

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Bark For Life Charlotte (formally Dogswalk Against Cancer) will be held this weekend Saturday, April 9, 2011 at The WFNZ Doghouse (401 W Morehead St. 28202).

Parking: FREE event parking will be available at the Mint Street Parking Garage (410 South Mint Street in between Residence Inn and Bank of America Stadium). Just a short walk from The WFNZ Doghouse! Please look for the signs!

8:00 am – Registration/Online Team Check-in (pre-registered
participants) – We will have two areas at registration:

New registrations & pre-registered participants. If you pre-registered you are still required to check-in to get your goody bag and bandana for your dog. If you didn’t get your t-shirt you will be able to pick it up here as well. You can also turn in money at registration, please make sure it’s in an envelope with your name and your team name.

All dogs will receive a Bark For Life purple bandana at check-in (small & large sizes available)! Only one per dog please.

9:00 am – All paws hit the trail!

The walk is approx. 1.54 miles. Please visit the “Latest Event Information” tab on the Bark For Life website to view the map of the walk.

10:30 am – “Just for Fun” contest
(smallest dog, biggest dog, sloppiest kisser & best trick!)

All prizes sponsored by:
Canine Cafe Charlotte

11:00 am – Positive Pet Reinforcement by: Andy Bunn of Star Dog

12:00 pm – Event concludes

Food & Drink: Chick-fil-a at Southend will be providing bisquits and will have their prize wheel, the Monster Energy team will be on-site sampling drinks, we will also have Vitamin Water & regular water from Diamond Springs.

Please make sure to pick up after your pet…but just in case Charlotte Poop 911 will be on-site to help with the clean up!

T-shirts: T-shirts can be picked up at the American Cancer Society’s Charlotte office during the following days/times:

Tuesday, April 5 from 8:30 am – 5pm
Wednesday, April 6 from 8:30 am – 5pm
Thursday, April 7from 8:30 am – 5pm
Friday, April 8 from 8:30 am – noon

NOTE: We’ve moved! Please note new location:
American Cancer Society
1901 Brunswick Ave
Charlotte, NC 28207

Team Captain’s: We have a special gift for you! Our Bark For Life Tote bag! You can also pick this up at our office or the day of the walk at registration.

Thank you to all of our event sponsors & vendors!

Our Presenting Sponsors:
Canine Cafe Charlotte
Chick-fil-a at Southend
Diamond Springs
Monster Energy
Vitamin Water
WSOC FM 103.7 FM
Kiss 95.1 FM
K 104.7 FM

Our Top Dog Sponsors:
Charlotte Radiology
The Carolinas Animal Hospital & Dental Clinic

Our Vendors:
Boston Terrier Rescue of North Carolina
Carolina Pet Pantry
Carolina Veterinary Specialists
Charlotte Poop 911
Dog Training in Your Home
Little Friends Pet Sitting
Nana’s Pet Sitting
The Balanced Body Center

Our “Just for Fun” Contest prize sponsor:
Canine Cafe Charlotte

Our Microchip Clinic Sponsor:
Crossroads Animal Rescue

Our amazing event photograper!
Sarah McGraw, McGraw Photography

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