Animal House Shelter’s 10th annual Dash for the Dogs will be held on Sunday August 30, 2020.
Details and Sign Up Here!

Animal House Shelter’s 10th Annual 5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Family Fun Walk!
Animal House Shelter is a non-profit, no-kill shelter in Huntley, IL. Dash for the Dogs allows us to raise funds necessary to cover the cost of our animals’ medical expenses and overall care.
Date: Sunday ,August 30 2020
Location: Citizens Park, 511 Lake Zurich Road, Barrington, IL 60010
Event Time: 7:15 am – 12:00 pm
Check-in/Registration: 7:15 am to 8:45 am (in Jewel Tea Pavilion) [NOTE: Registration for the 1 Mile Family Fun Walk will remain open until 10:15 am]

5K Run/Walk: 9:00 am
Awards: 10:00 am
1 Mile Family Fun Walk: 10:30 am

Cost: $25-$35 pre-registration, $40 race day registration, free for children under 10 years old
$25 for groups of 10 or more who register online
Earn a $10 refund for every 5 people who register with your referral link (provided once you register)

Can’t make the event? You can register for our Virtual Dash for the Dogs and run anywhere at any time! We’ll ship you an official Dash for the Dogs t-shirt and race bag the week of September 1st! Our race course is certified and timed. The top three female and male finishers in each age group receive medals. The top overall female and male finishers receive a special award. The first dog to cross the finish line will also receive a prize!

Age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60 & over.
Dogs are welcome to participate in the run or walk as long as they are leashed at all times, current on rabies and distemper vaccines, and have excellent temperament with other dogs and children. The first 25 dogs to arrive with a registered person will receive a goodie bag! Strollers are welcome in the run and walk. Following the run and walk we will have food, medals, awards and other festivities for people to enjoy. We will also be acknowledging our top fundraisers!
All finishers will receive a participation medal! We invite you to create your own fundraising page to help us save lives and spread awareness. This is a great option for those who choose not to run or walk in the 5k. Check out our prizes for fundraisers!