Service Dogs, Inc.

Mighty Texas Dog Walk Rules and Logistics 2019

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Sat., March 23, 2019
Austin American-Statesman
305 S. Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78704

Parking

  1. Free Parking (1,100 spaces) at TXDOT parking lots:
    118 E. Riverside
    150 E. Riverside
  2. Paid parking
    Long Center

Schedule

8:00   AM  –   Late Registration Starts
10:00 AM  –   Largest Group Photo of Dogs for Guinness World Record (at Start Line)
–   Walk starts immediately following photo
11:00 AM   –  Trophies presented for Largest Team and Costumes
11:30 AM – Raffle – Over 20 prizes including 2 round-trip Southwest Airlines Tickets!

Registration & Event T-Shirts

  1. One free per dog.
  2. No charge for extra people.
  3. One T-shirt per entry fee.
  4. You can buy extra T-shirts online, at Packet Pick-Up or on site.
They go fast!  Buy extras early to make sure you get your size!

Packet Pick Up and In Person Registration

  1. 3/10 – Lofty Dog – 1807 W Slaughter Lane Austin, TX 78748. Noon-4pm
  2. 3/21 – Petco at 5601 Brodie Ln, Sunset Valley, TX 78745. 9am-7pm
  3. 3/22 – Petco at 9828 Great Hills Trail, Austin, TX 78759. 9am-7pm

Rules and Logistics:

  1. Walk route: 1.0 miles throughout the Austin American-Statesman grounds.
  2. Walk starts and ends at the scaffolding with the Sponsor logos on it
  3. Multiple water stops for dogs and people along the way
  4. You must keep your dog on leash at all times.
  5. YOU MAY ONLY WALK 1 DOG.  Walkers are NOT allowed to walk 2 or more dogs.
  6. Poop bags – You will receive a poop bag with your t-shirt and gifts. More poop bags at water stops.
    Please dispose of used poop bags in trash bins along the route and in the park.
  7. Walkers will be asked to leave if their dogs display aggressive behavior.
  8. Strollers ARE allowed! Put your baby in. Put your dog in.  Be happy, safe & comfy!
  9. No shock collars.
  10. No dogs pulling carts.
  11. No refunds.
  12. Rain or shine.

Questions:

(512) 858-1495  office@servicedogs.org