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Castle Co-Stars to Co-Host Race for the Rescues

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DeverTwo co-stars on the hit ABC series Castle will act as co-hosts for the ninth annual Race for the Rescues at The Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.

On October 18th actors Seamus Dever and Jon Huertas will welcome walkers and runners who will take steps toward creating a better tomorrow for Southern California’s animals in need with every step they take along a 5K, 10K 1K dog walk or kids fun run.

Presented by the non-profit organization The Rescue Train, participants will be promenading with a purpose, with proceeds raised benefiting the following L.A. area rescue groups:

Angel City Pit Bulls
Auction Horses Rescue
A Purposeful Rescue
Cat Posse
Downtown Dog Rescue
Heaven on Earth Animal Society
Home Dog LA
Homeless to Forever Foundation
Leave No Paws Behind
Molly’s Mutts & Meows
The Mutt Scouts
Sante D’Or Foundation
START Rescue
Tails of the City
The Animal Protectorates (TAPS)
The Rescue Train
United Pegasus Foundation
What’s Up Dog LA
United Hope for Animals

Along with the race, attendees can enjoy a day of play complete with:

the national anthem performed by The Voice alum Katrina Parker
pet psychics
a DJ dance
a silent auction
food trucks
face painting
pet-related vendors
a Rockin’ Adoption Show
adorable adoptables

Both Seamus Dever and Jon Huertas are making return appearances at Race for the Rescues, with Dever  joined this year by a rescued canine who was recently cast in the real life role of the star’s barking buddy. Helping his fellow pals with paws, Oliver Dever (who was known as Norman during his days with The Rescue Train) recently stepped in front of a camera with his famous human father for an interview with KCAL9 to raise awareness of the upcoming event.

Registration: The pet expo and adoption fair are free. There is a registration fee to take part in the race.

When: October 18, 2014

Where: Area H at The Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California

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Photo Credit: KCAL9