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.

Awards:

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

  • ALL DOGS MUST BE LEASHED AT ALL TIMES THROUGHOUT THE EVENT
  • 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.