Dog Jog 2017


Join us for the 9th Annual Dog Jog!


Saturday, April 29, 2017 – (RAIN or SHINE)

Grange Fair Grounds Gate 2 in Centre Hall
Registration Begins: 8:30am (Open Day Registration Available too!)
5K Run: 10:00am
1.5 Mile Walk: 11:00am
Rescue-Vendor Fair/Silent Auction: 8:30am – 1:00pm

Registration for 5K Run or 1.5 Mile Walk is $25 through April 11th or $30 after April 11th (bandana and T-shirt included while supplies last).

  • The Walk/Run features some grassy cross country sections and a moderately hilly course around the fairgrounds.  See race and walk route here!
  • Prizes and special awards are given to the top three male and female runners, the top male and female Masters (40 & over) with or without a dog, the top finishing dogs in Rescue and Veteran (10 & over) categories, and the Back of the Pack.
  • 1.5 Mile Walk participants are automatically entered into a drawing for many gifts and prizes!
  • Before and after the race, enjoy the Rescue-Vendor Fair, Silent Auction, and tasty Food Vendors.
  • Get your pet microchipped for $15 at our clinic offered at the event!  Sponsored by 24PetWatch!
  • Come out and volunteer a day with the dogs.
  • Help promote this event with our poster.
  • Sponsors receive recognition at our community’s largest fundraising event.


To ensure a safe and fun event, a few rules are necessary.  We appreciate your cooperation with the following:

  • Only one (1) dog per handler
  • No aggressive dogs or dogs in heat
  • No nose to nose contact
  • No dogs under the age of one (1) year
  • All dogs will be kept on a fixed leash.  NO flex leads.
  • Dogs may not participate without proof of rabies vaccination, tags or paperwork. Proper rabies certification must be presented during check in. NO exceptions!

2 ways to pre-register

Pre-Registration closes Friday, April 28, 2017 at 7:00am.

A Parent/Guardian must be present and their signature is required (if under 18). The Registration Fee for children between the ages of 10 and 17 who register with a parent/guardian is $15 and they are eligible for a T-shirt and bandanna while supplies last. Children under 10 are eligible to participate in the walk with a registered parent/guardian, however, they do not have to register.

Register online:

It’s safe, fast, and secure.  Register online

Register by mail:

If you choose to mail in your payment, do not register online. Please download, print and fill out the Registration Form and mail with your payment to:

Pets Come First
2451 General Potter Highway
Centre Hall, PA 16828  Register by mail