1/13/13 – Petco Foundation 5k9 Walk Run
Published on December 23rd, 2012
Over 1,500 San Diego-area pets, pet-owners and healthy lifestyle companies will be joined by 5K9 Walk Run and the Petco Foundation. Confirmed participants include military families, pet owners and dogs who have overcome obesity, shelter adopted-dogs who found their forever home, and more.
The 5K9 Walk Run national 10-race series kicks off in Del Mar, promoting healthy and fit living for people and pets and supporting local animal welfare organizations through the Petco Foundation. The event will feature a 5K and 1-mile walk run and a free healthy living expo humans and pets.
Sunday, January 13, 2013
6 am – Registration
8 am – 5K start
9 am – 1-mile start
10 am – Awards Ceremony
Del Mar Fairgrounds, Wyland Center
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
About Petco and the Petco Foundation
Petco is a leading pet specialty retailer that provides the products, services and advice that make it easier for our customers to be great pet parents. Everything we do is guided by our vision for Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World. We operate more than 1,200 stores nationwide, including more than 50 Unleashed by Petco locations, a smaller format neighborhood shop, and www.petco.com. The Petco Foundation, an independent nonprofit organization, has raised more than $100 million since it was created in 1999 to help promote and improve the welfare of companion animals. In conjunction with the Foundation, we work with and support approximately 8,000 local animal welfare groups across the country to help find homes for more than 250,000 animals through in-store adoption events every year.
For more information or to register for this race to benefit our furry friends, click here.