Celebrate the 20th year of Komen Pittsburgh and 4th annual Paws for the Cure® dog walk featuring a one-mile walk through the scenic Hartwood Acres.
Enjoy many fun activities for guests of all ages, even if you don't have a dog of your own.
Andrew Stockey, the Evening News Anchor/Sports Director at WTAE-TV and Shelley Duffy of STAR 100.7 Pittsburgh, will serve as emcees.
All proceeds benefit the Komen Pittsburgh Affiliate. Registrants receive the newly designed Paws for the Cure t-shirt.
Visit http://pittsburgh.info-komen.org/site/TR?fr_id=2779&pg=entry to register.
2012 Komen Pittsburgh Paws for the Cure
Sunday October 7, 2012
This year's must have!
The 2012 Paws for the Cure T-shirt!
Hartwood Acres Concert Area, Allison Park, PA
Join us as we celebrate our 20th year and our 4th annual Paws for the Cure® dog walk featuring a one-mile walk through the scenic Hartwood Acres. We will have lots of fun activities for guests of all ages even if you don't have a dog of your own. Andrew Stockey, the Evening News Anchor/Sports Director at WTAE-TV and Shelley Duffy of STAR 100.7 Pittsburgh, will serve as emcees.We are pleased to announce that Sydney Hutchko, a local emerging vocalist, will lend her talents at this year's dog walk. All proceeds benefit the Komen Pittsburgh Affiliate.
Online registration will close at noon on Friday, October 5, 2012.
(Shirts only available for pick-up the day of the event. Shirts to the first 1,000 registered participants. We will do our best to accommodates sizes but cannot guarantee all requests.)
Register today online!
♦ If you have registered before for any of our other events click here to log in and begin your registration process.
♦ If you never have registered for any of our other events click the appropriate button on the right of this page to get started.
♦ Click here to download a mail-in entry form. Please complete one entry form for each partcipant.
Schedule of Events
9:30 a.m. - Registration, T-shirt Pick- Up & Sponsor and Vendor Tents Open
10:00 a.m. - Welcome Ceremony
10:30 a.m. - Dog Costume and Musical Sit & Stay Contests
11:30 a.m. - Walk Starts
12:15 p.m. - Raffle
12:45 p.m. - Closing Ceremony
Enjoy vendor and sponsor tents, agility demonstrations, doggy contests in the contest area and entertainment for the whole family beginning at 9:30 a.m.
$25 Adult participant (age 18 or older)
$15 Youth participant (age 17 or younger)
Online registration with guarantee of shirt size September 15, 2012
Online registration has been extended until noon Friday October 5, 2012
$5 per contest or $10 for three
♦ Musical Sit & Stay
♦ Best Overall Dressed Dog
♦ Best Pink Costumes
♦ Best Steelers’ Gear
(Tickets will be available in the registration tent,)
Visit our Agility Area to try your dog's paws at an agility course. Every dog's a winner!
Make an impact in the fight against breast cancer. Collecting donations will bring us one-step closer to the cures. Once registered, you can begin to use our easy online fundraising tools, found in your Fundraising Center, to collect donations from friends, family and co-workers. If you are already registered for the dog walk click here to log in to your Fundraising Center.
Printable Pledge Form
Click here to download pledge form and start collecting pledges today.
Rules for Participation
♦ Handler must be 18 years or older.
♦ Leashes required. No Flexi-leads or leashes longer than six feet.
♦ No dogs in heat.
♦ Dogs must have a current license and vaccinations.
♦ Dogs must wear an ID tag.
♦ Participants are expected to practice responsible pet ownership and clean up after their dogs. Clean-up bags will be provided.
♦ No skateboards, bicycles or in-line skates permitted.
♦ No pullcarts or pet carriages.
♦ All children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or
guardian at all times.
This event will occur rain or shine.
We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In that event, there will be no refunds. Your entry fee will be used as a donation to the Komen Pittsburgh Affiliate.