Dash for the Dogs 5K

 – Dash for the Dogs 2018 –

Date: Sunday, May 20, 2018

Location: Citizens Park, 511 Lake Zurich Road, Barrington, IL

Time: 7:15 am -12:00 pm

Check-in/Registration: 7:15 am – 8:45 am – Jewel Tea Pavilion

5K Run/Walk: 9:00 am

1 Mile Family Fun Walk: 10:45 am

Virtual Dash for the Dogs: run anywhere at any time! 

Cost: $25-$35 pre-registration, $40 race day registration, free for children under 10

$25 for groups of 10 or more (pre-registration only)

Contact: Leanne Osmanski, animalhousefundraising@gmail.com


Pre-register online from November 15, 2017 – May 18, 2018. 

Register early! $25 early bird rate November 15th – December 31st!

Teams of 10 or more people will also receive a discounted registration rate of $25. Please note, you must set up your team/choose your team when registering. Team members 1-9 will be charged the full amount at time of registration and will receive a refund once the 10th team member registers (as long as their initial registration exceeded $25). The 10th team member and members thereafter will be charged $25. Don’t forget to create a group fundraising page as well!

Click here to register for Dash for the Dogs 2018.

Become a Fundraiser 

We have a great community of supporters who rally behind our cause. Now you have another opportunity to help us save lives and spread awareness! Whether or not you want to run or walk in Dash for the Dogs, you can create individual and/or team fundraising pages online. There will be prizes for  fundraisers. Help us reach our goal of raising $5,000!

Click her to set up your fundraising page.

If you would like to donate prizes, contact Leanne Osmanski at animalhousefundraising@gmail.com.


Would your business like to participate in our event as a sponsor?  This is a wonderful opportunity to support our cause and advertise for your business!

Contact Leanne Osmanski at animalhousefundraising@gmail.com or 847.331.9298 for more information.


Click here to be redirected to the race registration website and view sponsorship packages.


We are currently seeking volunteers to help with:

  • Promotions
  • Set up of tents and event tables
  • Parking lot attendants
  • Registration
  • T-shirt sales
  • Course direction
  • Water tables
  • Food table

If you would like to volunteer, contact Leanne Osmanski at animalhousefundraising@gmail.com.

Race Results

Click here to view live Dash for the Dogs 2017 5K race results.

Click here to view our award winners. 

Map of the Dash for the Dogs 5K run/walk course


– Dash for the Dogs 2018 –

We would like to thank our generous sponsors of the Dash for the Dogs 2018!




– Dash for the Dogs 2017 –

We would like to thank our generous sponsors of the Dash for the Dogs 2017!

~ Platinum ~

~ Tier 1 ~

Sit Means Sit-logo-new-high

crawforg logo with tagline

Canine Dimensions Approved Logo




~ Tier 2 ~

A Touch Above Logo


~ Tier 3 ~

Invisible Fence $250



~ Tier 4 ~




~ Tier 5 ~

eric bell CAA sponsorship logo 3-23-11

~ Tier 6 ~


 Law Firm of Kuczek & Associates

The Running Depot

Furry Kids Sitter

Thomas’ Tails

GI Jaynie’s Fitness

Functional Fitness

Platinum Heating & Cooling

Chiro One Wellness Centers

Elements Massage of South Barrington

Music and on-air promotions provided by:


Protein bars provided by:


 Event photography by: