PetSmart Charities PetWalk, Fort Worth, TX, Nov. 19, 2011 + Giveaway!

Help save the lives of homeless pets at the inaugural PetSmart Charities® PetWalk™ presented by Purina® ProPlan®, on Saturday, November 19 at Trinity Park in Fort Worth, Texas. The event’s goal is to raise $150,000 for local animal-welfare agencies and PetSmart Charities, the largest supporter of companion animal-welfare efforts in North America.

PetWalk will feature activities for adults, kids and pets alike, including 5K and one-mile walks, contests, free samples of pet products from vendors, and performances by the Purina Incredible Dog Team.

Win It! We’ve got three registration passes to giveaway…hop to the bottom of the post for all the details!

Price: The registration fee is $25 through November 1, 2011, and $30 between November 2 and event day. Children 17 and younger – and pets – are free. Register at

When: November 19, 2011;  activities begin at 9 a.m.; the walks begin at 10 a.m.

Where: Trinity Park, 2401 University Drive, Fort Worth, Texas

Established in 1994, PetSmart Charities, Inc. is an independent, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that creates and supports programs that save the lives of homeless pets, raise awareness of companion animal welfare issues, and promote healthy relationships between people and pets.

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Win A Free Registration!

**This giveaway is closed. Congratulations to Julie, Dede, and Michelle, our winners!**

We’ve got three free registrations to give away to the Fort Worth PetSmart Charities PetWalk! To enter, leave a comment below with an answer to this question:

Name one of the fun pet contests that will be held at the PetWalk!

(Psst…a little doggie whispered in our ear to check this page for some ideas!)

Everyone can enter…but please just enter if you’ll be in the Fort Worth area on November 19. We’ll select three winners at random from among all correct entries on November 9, 2011 at noon Central time. Good luck!!

Disclosure: PetSmart Charities is providing the complimentary registrations for the prize winners; we were not paid for this post and all opinions are entirely our own.

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  • Michelle

    Longest Tail Contest 🙂

  • Shelley

    This event looks like it will be alot of fun and will help the 2 Charities raise needed funds. I wish PetSmart had a similar event where I live.

  • Most Kisses in a Minute

  • Stephanie

    Shortest legs contest!

  • Dede

    pet/owner look a alike contest

  • Dede

    most kisses, my pooch is good at this

  • Alysia

    Shortest legs contest! I think my 3 pound yorkie would be GREAT in this contest! 🙂

  • Julie

    Most kisses in a minute contest. My dog steals kisses constantly, lets see how many she can actually give in a minute!

  • Ioana

    Most Kisses in a minute!!!