Doggie Dash-So Many Thanks!

THANK YOU to everyone who made our shelter’s  2nd Annual Doggie Dash a success!! Thank you TACO BELL, for your generous sponsorship and the spectacular “doggie spread” you provided. It was a big hit with owners and doggies alike!

Thank you KENNEDY INDUSTRIES, for your generous sponsorship. Big thanks to DAWN and MARGIE for your help on the planning committee! Also, a big congratulations and thank you for winning “Most Money Raised by a Team” and for donating a boom box!!

Thank you BIG PDQ, GREAT HARVEST BREAD and RUNNING LAB for your in-kind donations.

Thank you DINAH & JAY FITZSIMONS, for your pre-event help and congratulations and thank you for winning “Most Money Raised by an Individual”!!

Thank you RON SAVAGE, for being a wonderful MC. Your enthusiasm and humor was appreciated by all!

Thank you Michigan State TROOPER SALCIDO and K9 Shepherd, CADE, for your fantastic and entertaining demonstration. We all feel safer knowing you are out there doing your job!

Thank you to all the wonderful VOLUNTEERS. Your talents and willingness to help out with whatever was needed is truly inspiring. Many thanks expecially too ur volunteer photoghrapher Greg Forsyth for taking such great photos! See them at doggie dash photos. Thanks also to volunteer Sue Tompkins for maintaining our Doggie Dash website.

Finally, a HUGE thank you to all that attended — you deserve extra doggie hugs and kisses for coming out in the drizzly weather. Your attitudes and smiles were the rays of sunshine needed to make the event super fun!! By donating your time, talents, and dollars to us, you have directly improved the lives of each and every displaced, frightened animal that finds refuge in our shelter until we find them their fur-ever homes.


And many thanks to Greg Forsyth for his wonderful photos that captured the day’s events! See Doggie Dash photos.