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The Fast & The Furriest® 2015

Register for the Fast & Furious

Last year was our biggest and most successful event ever and we hope to shatter those records again this year!  Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 6, 2015, for The Fast & The Furriest® Races, Dog Walk & Pet Fest Presented by Buckingham Properties. Join us for our 9th Annual 10K, 5K, dog walk, and pet festival, which will again feature live music, food trucks, sponsor giveaways, vendors, pet contests, and a variety of activities for you, your family and your pets. Come out and help us celebrate our love of animals and our city.

The event is located at Rochester Animal Services, 184 Verona Street, Rochester NY 14608 and Brown Square Park, which is right across the street. There is free parking (although donations are appreciated) in the Kodak / Carestream Lot D on the corner of Brown Street and Verona Street, with access from Oak Street.

Special Features For 2015

Free Rabies Vaccinations (9:00 am - 1:00 pm)
Microchip Clinic for only $20 (dogs and cats eligible)
Discounted pet adoptions at Rochester Animal Services ($10 cats and $20 dogs)
Food Truck Rodeo
Play Yard Demonstration
Rescue Groups on site
Pet Photography provided by Fahyse - NEW

Note:  There will be road closures in the Brown Square Park Area as well as along the Race Routes.  Be sure to review the road closures and if necessary, the alternate routes into the parking area.

We’ve Got Fundraising Prizes

If You Raise You Win
$ 35 The Fast & The Furriest® T-Shirt
$ 150 Automatic Open Umbrella
$ 250 Full Zip Hoodie Sweatshirt
$ 1,000 E-Reader
$ 2,000 Tablet Computer
Winners must claim their prize no later than September 1, 2015.