Pucker Up At West Milford Shelter Walk-a-dog-Athon

WEST MILFORD, N.J. -- Big dogs, dressed-up dogs, even the most kissable ones, will gather for the annual Walk-A-Dog-Athon hosted by the West Milford Animal Shelter.

Is your dog the most kissable?

Is your dog the most kissable?

Photo Credit: West Milford Animal Shelter

The shelter's 20th annual fundraising event held at Wawayanda State Park is 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 18.

There will be prizes awarded for each of the following categories, 

  • Best Dressed (dog and owner)
  • Biggest Dog 
  • Smallest Dog
  • Pucker-Up (best kisser) 

The will also be an Alumni Parade of dogs adopted from the West Milford Animal Shelter. Free registration for registered walkers.

All walkers receive a free goodie bag and bandana for their dogs.

The contests begin at 1 p.m. 

Prizes will be awarded to the people who generate the seven highest total donations for the Walk-A-Thon. Grand prize is a $400 gift certificate for JRC Jewelers, West Milford.

Rain date is Sunday, Sept. 25. 

Click here for the registration form. 

The shelter is 100 percent volunteer operated and recognized by the ASPCA as a "must-see animal shelter" for the work its volunteers do and the quality of life enjoyed by the animals in its care.

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