5th Annual Pawz Too Run

A small brigade of 30 dogs walked between the rain drops
At the 5th Annual Pawz Too Run Oct. 10th.
Along with their people, they will help save lives as
their support will help bu
ild a Pet Education & Adoption Center 

Sponsors and Vendors welcomed the crowd at the Community Vendor & Adoption Fair which promoted health and wellness for pets and their people.  Adoptable dogs were on site and one puppy found its forever home. Even Scooby Doo came out!

Funds raised will help Friends of the Animals build a state-of-the-art facility to save more homeless dogs, cats, puppies and kittens in the greater Lake Norman region.

Founder Joanna Copio, celebrating her 19th birthday that day, brought greetings as did
Davidson Mayor John Woods, Cornelius Mayor Pro Tem Woody Washam and FOTA
Board President Maria Haughton.

Award trophies were given 

1, 2, 3 to cross the 3K Finish Line:
1st – Frank with dogs Hunter & Norman;  Bib: 1059, Time: 19:11
2nd – Jim Strowd with dog Simon;  Bib: 1053, Time: 22.06
3rd – Allie with dog Brady; Bib: 1051, Time: 22.55

Best Dressed Dog
Bib: 1001

Best Look Alike
Scott Needham with dog Turbo; Bib:1069

Most Congeniality

Best at Pet Trick
Jeff Kaplan’s Dog Dewey; Bib:1062

Team to raise the most funds
The Watlings

We are most appreciative to our sponsors… 

Champion Level Sponsor


Defender Level Sponsors

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Advocate Level Sponsors

Davidson and Burr Logo



Pet Pilgrimage

Umbrella Pets

Leader Level Sponsors

Ballas Chiropractic

Culbreth Insurance Agency

Veterinary Hospital of Davidson


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Photos of  2015 Pawz Too Run


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