2018 Canine Walk For Cops on the U of A Mall


Registration is available at the Event starting at 7am.  We hope you will join us!

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

The Canine Walk for Cops is once again presented by the Southern Arizona Law Enforcement Foundation (SALEF).  Join us on Saturday, April 21st at the University of Arizona Mall.  Generous support provided by our Title Sponsor Lerner & Rowe.


7a to 7:45a – Check-in on the Mall at the Arizona Memorial (near student union).  Be sure to check in and purchase your raffle tickets – we have GREAT prizes!   Visit with the Officers, K9’s and Vendors before the Walk begins.

8am – Walk begins.

8:45am – Check the Raffle board when you return from the Walk to see if you’re a winner!

9:00am – Police Canine Demonstration Begins!  Take a seat on the Mall and enjoy the demonstration!

9:30am – The Free Doggie Contests begin.  Awards are:  Biggest Dog, Smallest Dog, Best Trick, Owner Look-Alike, Belly Closest to the Ground, Best Kisses.

You and your loving furry members of the family are invited to register for a FUNraiser stroll alongside police officers and their incredible Canines from the Tucson Police Department, Marana Police Department and The University of Arizona Police Department!  The walk route around the U of A Mall is approximately 1-mile (a circle route between Cherry & Old Main).  Check-in begins at 7am and the walk begins at 8am.

Register today!  Walk is limited to the first 300 registered doggies!  $20 for the first/indivdual doggie and covers up to 2 walkers, and $10 each per additional doggie (max 2 additional doggies).  Each doggie registration will include a doggie goodie bag (1 bag for each registered/paid doggie).  Doggie bags are filled with great items and coupons perfect for your pooch!  Each registered doggie will also receive a terrific event souvenir!  Check in at the event early and visit with the police officers and their canines, visit the vendor booths, and grab some coffee courtesy of Circle K..yummy!

Following the walk, grab some water and snacks, courtesy of Walgreens and find a seat on the grass to enjoy an AMAZING K9 DEMONSTRATION. During the demonstration you are encouraged to ask the officers questions and if you’re brave enough, put on the ‘bite sleeve’ and experience the power of the incredible K9’s.


This year’s SPONSORS:  Title Sponsor, Lerner & Rowe Injury Lawyers.  Top Dawg Sponsors, VCA Valley Animal Hospitals and Tucson Electric Power.  Best Paw Forward, State Farm Brett Overstreet.  Throw Me a Bone Sponsor, Sit Means Sit!  K9 Demonstration & Doggie Contest Sponsor, Diamondback Shooting Sports.  Doggie Wading Pools and T-shirts Sponsor, Sit Stay Play!

Visit with our Vendors/Booths:  Tucson Police, Marana Police, U of A Police, Circle K (free coffee for all.!), Pet Partners of SA, COPS-AZ, Loren’s Pooper Scooper Service, Realty Executives, Elect Ana Henderson, Nova Home Loans-Sasha Flores, TOPCU, Diamondback Shooting Sports, VCA Valley Animal Hospitals, Tucson Electric Power, Dogtopia,  State Farm-Brett Overstreet, Pima County Attorney’s Office, D & H A/C and Heating, Arizona Oncology.. and many more!

DONATE a raffle item (OR Two!!) or DONATE a Doggie Goodie Bag Item (350 min.)!

For more information on how you can Sponsor, Display or Donate, please contact the SALEF office at 520-207-2878!