Little Guild Run & Wag 5K Race

Saturday, October 19th, 2019

Little Guild Run & Wag 5K Race

Race Date: 10/19/2019 12:00

Location: Cornwall Town Green, Pine Street, Cornwall

Categories: Dog and Human Team, Human, 17 & Under

The race is open to humans running or walking with or without dogs. To keep everyone (and every dog) safe, special rules apply for those running with a dog (please see below). 

This is the Connecticut Doggie Cup and the winner will be crowned as the fastest dog/human running team in Connecticut.

Proceeds from the race will benefit the Little Guild in their efforts to rescue, care for, and place cats and dogs into loving homes.


The Doggie Cup – The top Dog/Human team finishers for both the male and females runners will receive special awards.

Solo Runners – Awards to the Top male and female overall finishers.

Top Overall and Team Fundraisers - Will also receive awards

You must be present to win. 

Rules For Racing With Your Dog

  • Limit one dog per runner.
  • Dogs must at least 1-year of age.
  • Dogs must be up-to-date on vaccinations.
  • Dogs must be fully socialized with both people and other dogs.
  • Leashes should be no longer than 6-feet.
  • Please keep leash short at the starting line to avoid entanglement with other racers.
  • No choke, pinch or spike collars.
  • No retractable leashes.
  • No dogs in heat.
  • Please clean up after your dog.
  • Runners 17-years and under handling a dog participate at the discretion of the race officials.
  • Water stations and waste bags will be available.

More information

Contact your Community Foundation staff at: (860) 626-1245 to discuss your charitable giving options and goals.