2020 Community Canine Walk For Cops

 on the U of A Mall

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO OCTOBER, 2020.

IF YOU ARE ALREADY REGISTERED, YOUR FEE WILL BE VALID TOWARD THE NEW DATE IN OCTOBER.

Once a new date in October is confirmed:

Check-in:  7a-7:45a, Walk begins at 8a.  The walk route around the U of A Mall is approximately 1-mile (a circle route between Cherry & Old Main). After the walk visit with Vendors and pick up some terrific items, let the doggies hit the wading pools to cool down,  watch the Police K9 Demo, participate in the Doggy Contests and based on participation we will have our first ever dachshund doggy races – Wiener Dog Dash!

Many thanks to The University of Arizona Police Department for hosting the SALEF Canine Walk for Cops on the U of A Mall!!

This year’s event will have participation from our four police partners; Tucson Police Department, University of Arizona Police Department, Pima County Sheriff’s Department and Marana Police Department.

Your registration fee (starting at $20) covers 1 doggy and up to 2 walkers, add $10 per each additional doggy.  Each doggy registration will include a doggy goody bag (1 bag for each registered/paid doggy).  Fill your doggy goody bags by visiting the Vendors to collect terrific giveaways.  Each registered doggy will also receive a terrific doggy bandanna!  Check in at the event early and visit with the police officers and their canines, grab some coffee courtesy of Circle K, and visit the vendor booths.

EVENT SCHEDULE

7:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. – Check-in on the Mall (corner of Cherry Ave. and University Blvd.) and purchase your raffle tickets – we have GREAT prizes!   Visit with the officers, their K9’s and vendors before the Walk begins.

7:45 a.m. – Begin lining up at the START.

8:00 a.m. – Walk begins.

8:30 a.m. – As you return from the walk, grab some water and light snacks.  Don’t forget to check the Raffle Board to see if you’re a lucky winner!  Hit the wading pools to cool down your pooch.  Visit with the vendors and get some terrific giveaways!

FIND A SPOT ON THE GRASS, SIT BACK, RELAX, & ENJOY THE POLICE K9 DEMONSTRATION!

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8:45 a.m. – Police Canine demonstration begins!  Take a seat on the Mall and hold on to your doggies.  Enjoy the POLICE K9 DEMONSTRATION.  During the demonstration ask the K9 Handlers questions.

9:30 a.m. – Free Doggy Contests will begin promptly.  Awards are:  Biggest Dog, Smallest Dog, Owner Look-Alike, Agility Dawg (or Best Trick).  Judged by SALEF and police K9 Officers.

PARKING – There will be plenty of free parking available on the day of the event.  The Cherry Avenue Garage is free, as are all street metered parking and permit lots (unless otherwise marked).

 

For more information on how you can PARTICIPATE, SPONSOR, DISPLAY or DONATE, please contact SALEF at (520) 207-2878.