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Take Yourself and Fido for a Run During the Walk, Wag, n Run 5K

The Annual Ahimsa House Walk, Wa,g n Run 5k and one-mile fun run is an event to draw support and benefit the Ahimsa House. The Ahimsa House works to address the links between domestic violence and animal abuse. The Walk, Wag n' Run allows Atlanta residents to show their concern and support for domestic violence victims across the state.

The 5k race is chip timed and is a Peachtree Road Race qualifier and runs through Lenox Park in Brookhaven. The course has flat to rolling hills on tree lined roads around the park with downhill finish inside beautiful Lenox Park over the dam.

Pace your pet at the Ahimsa House Walk, Wag, n' Run. Everyone is encouraged to bring their dogs for these runs to benefit the animal and human victims of domestic violence. The funds raised support a 24-hour crisis hotline, emergency shelter, veterinary care, and legal advocacy.

Interested participants may register online or in person the day of the event. Entry fees start at $30 for pre-registration and $40 the day of the event. All participating pets must be current on shots and vaccinations and must have ID tags displayed. Prizes will be awarded to overalls, masters, and to the top 3 female and male finishers in nine age groups. Awards will be given to the Top 3 Dogs crossing the finish line.

At Sandtown Vista Apartments in Atlanta, Georgia, it is clear that we have it all, but we still feel obliged to inform you of all the events our community has scheduled. Please feel free to join in all of the fun at this event!

Event Time/Date:
Saturday, August 25, 2018—7:30 AM

Event Venue Location:
Lenox Park in Brookhaven
1025 Lenox Park Boulevard Northeast
Atlanta, Georgia 30319

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