Panting for Paws 5K and 1 Mile Family Run/Walk

Join us for the 11th annual Panting for Paws 5K and 1 Mile Family Run/Walk! This fun event is for runners and walkers of all ages who want to help the animals. Panting for Paws starts off with a 1 Mile Family Run and then the 5K (just 3.1 miles) along a scenic, crushed limestone path at Lippold Park. This race is CARA certified. After you run or walk, grab some coffee or hot chocolate and snacks donated by local businesses, visit with some of our sponsors and vendors, and see some of our wonderful dogs available for adoption.

2019-01-15T16:49:20+00:00

McHenry County Human Race

Helping Paws is looking for heroes to be the voice of homeless animals in McHenry County! Register today for the annual McHenry County Human Race and choose Helping Paws as the charity of your choice to support the animals. The family fun Human Race is a unique 5K walk/run where each racer designates which charity organization will receive the proceeds of the their race registration. There are several options to register for the race and you can even just make a donation. You can also [...]

2019-01-15T16:28:51+00:00

Panting for Paws 5K and 1 Mile Family Run/Walk

Join us for the 11th annual Panting for Paws 5K and 1 Mile Family Run/Walk! This fun event is for runners and walkers of all ages who want to help the animals. Panting for Paws starts off with a 1 Mile Family Run and then the 5K (just 3.1 miles) along a scenic, crushed limestone path at Lippold Park. This race is CARA certified. After you run or walk, grab some coffee or hot chocolate and snacks donated by local businesses, visit with some of our sponsors and vendors, and see some of our wonderful dogs available for adoption.

2018-10-04T09:29:36+00:00