and fundraiser Walk-a-thon:
Saturday Sept. 10, 2016 (rain
to 3 P.M.
Farm (State Park)
Street, Uxbridge, MA
Come out to a beautiful state park in
Uxbridge for an
afternoon of fun. Bring your kids and
your Greyhounds, or come alone! There
will be vendors with lots of Greyhound merchandise to buy, raffles, a
auction, games for the dogs, information booths, and food.
Come visit with other Greyhound owners,
shop, eat (we’ll have hamburgers, veggie burgers, and hot dogs
for sale), and
just have fun. We can all share
Greyhound stories or learn something new about this great breed.
Walk-a-thon – same day, same place!
Please help us make
this our biggest fundraiser yet………
We’re again combining our Reunion
with our Annual Walk-a-thon. This
is one of our biggest fundraisers so we hope you will all participate. Right at River Bend Farm there’s a
two-mile walk along the Blackstone
River. All you have to do is start with a Sponsor
Sheet and ask friends, family and co-workers to sponsor your walk. Then you show up with your sponsor sheet and
donations, and walk with others along this beautiful river. (you can walk the 2 miles, or just part of
it) Call the kennel for a sponsor sheet
or directions to the park, 508-478-1617. We’ll
have a free t-shirt for all that collect
over $75 and a “goodie
bag” for donations over $25. They’ll
special prizes for the top 3 fundraisers which include a $250 gift card
PetSmart and $100 to Walmart.
begins: Stop at the registration table to turn
your money. Everyone that walks and collects over $25 receives a
full of great prizes for you and your dog. Those turning in pledges
receive a free t-shirt. Call the
kennel for a Sponsor Sheet.
Begins: Blessing of the Hounds
by Pastor Bruce;
then we will gather and walk together if you’d like.
(or walk alone for part of it!)
Prizes awarded: Top 3
Pledge Collectors announced:
PetSmart Gift Certificate
Walmart Gift Card $100
of goodies (for you and your dog) valued at over $75
2:00 Doggie Games:
and prizes given for Doggie games and
the famous Costume Contest!
drawings: Over 30 great items
3:00 Silent Auction Ends
Greyhound store with
loads of GH merchandise
Couch Potato - Dog Collars and Coats
Rescue and Placement
& People Foundation
Food for sale
Games for your
Greyhound (including costume contest)
over 30 awesome items
Auction with some
beautiful Greyhound items
appreciation to all our sponsors that contributed:
Rescue and Placement
Neal & Candy
– FOR THE SAFETY OF
ALL HOUNDS & HUMANS
animals politely discouraged to attend for their safety.
*All hounds must be leashed, and up-to-date on rabies. Please show
at registration table.
*No flexi-leads allowed. 6 foot
leads will be available for purchase for those that forget.
*Please leave aggressive dogs, and in season females at home.
*Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
*Please pick up after your dog. We want to be welcomed back next
MONEY MADE FROM THIS EVENT WILL GO DIRECTLY TOWARDS THE CARE OF THE
WHILE THEY WAIT FOR THEIR FOREVER HOMES. YOUR
DONATION IS TAX DEDUCTIBLE.