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Additional race information can be found at https://shelbyhumane.org/events/2019/03/paws-for-the-cause/.
Shelby Humane Society is the only open-admission animal shelter in Shelby County. We care for over 5,000 lost, homeless & unwanted pets each year. We rely on fundraisers such as Paws for the Cause to perform our life-saving mission.
Held Saturday, April 4th - Paws for the Cause is a certified 5k off-road cross-country race through the beautiful Veterans Park in Hoover. The course takes you on a path through the park around the lake and through tree-lined trails surrounding the park. The 5k is dog-friendly (well-behaved dogs on leash).
NEW THIS YEAR: The Tail Waggin' Trek is a 1-mile "obstacle" course run for individuals or teams and fun for adults, kids & dogs! All obstacles are family-friendly and either silly fun animal-themed challenges suitable for all ages and those that can walk a mile.
Please note to save costs we do not administer chip timing devices.
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Shelby Humane Society is the only open-admission animal shelter in Shelby County. We care for over 5,000 lost, homeless & unwanted pets each year.
We rely on fundraisers such as Paws for the Cause to perform our life-saving mission. Visit our website or find us on Facebook to learn about our organization, other events we host, our volunteer and wish list needs and of course see our adoptable cats & dogs!