"Running of the Chihuhuas"


Saturday, Sep 14, 2013 · 3:00 pm


Animal Rescue League of El Paso
7256 La Junta
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Animal Rescue League of El Paso is holding its first annual "Running of the Chihuahuas" event. This event will take place on Saturday, September 14, 2013 from 3-7 pm. The event will be held at Animal Rescue League, 7256 La Junta, Canutillo, TX. All dogs welcomed. The event includes races for Chihuahua and Chihuahua mixes and a costume contest for all dogs. Entry fee is $20 per Chihuahua for the race, limit 2 per family and due by September 10, 2013. Limited number entries available, if openings are available on day of race, entry fee is $25. Entrants will receive "goody bags", t-shirt included. Races will start at 4:00 pm. Dogs entered in the race will be assigned a heat number to participate in. There will be five dogs per heat. There must be two family members for each dog racing, one to hold to start and the other to encourage on to the finish. All dogs must show proof of up-to-date vaccinations. All dogs must be leashed or in proper carrier, except during race. Prizes will be awarded to the winners of the race and best costumes. There will be food vendors, music, and pet related vendors. It will be a fun time for all dogs and their families. Start training those Chihs now!

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