Footin’ for Animals is a 5K & 10K walk/run held at the beautiful State Arboretum of Virginia, located at Blandy Experimental Farm in Boyce, VA. Enjoy a fun-filled day while supporting The Briggs Animal Adoption Center (BAAC), a program of NHES.
Walk or run by yourself or bring along your dog to join the fun! Wear your Halloween costume or dress up your dog for some extra fall fun! Don’t have a dog to run with? You can see adorable dogs that are available for adoption at the start line and on the race course. Participants receive an event t-shirt, water, coffee, and snacks.
The USATF Certified 5K Course is a trail that runs through the beautiful State Arboretum of Virginia.
Parking is available in the visitor lot. This event will be hand-timed for participants who wish to be timed. Race bibs will be available for pick up on the race day.
All dogs must be kept on a leash and under direct supervision of an adult.
All dog waste must be picked up. Bags will be made available.
All dogs brought to the event must be current on vaccinations (including Rabies).
All dogs must have current identification tags.