Service Dogs, Inc. of Austin, Texas

Mighty Texas Dog Walk Rules and Logistics 2020

Sat., March 28, 2020
Austin American-Statesman
305 S. Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78704


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


9:00   AM  –   Gates Open / Late Registration Starts
10:00 AM  –   Walk starts
11:00 AM   –  Trophies presented for Largest Team and Costumes
11:30 AM –  Raffle – Over 20 prizes!

Registration & Event T-Shirts

  1. One free per dog.
  2. One T-shirt per entry fee.
  3. 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

3/19/20 at 9 am – 6 pm – Dogtopia – 2105 Ranch Rd 620 S, Ste 101, Austin, TX 78734

3/21/20 at 9 am – 3pm – P&F Pet Provisions – 7816 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX

3/26/20 at 9 am – 7 pm – Petco Sunset Valley – 5601 Brodie Lane, Sunset Valley, 78745

3/27/20 at 9 am – 7 pm – Petco Aust-North – 9828 Great Hills Trl , #400, Austin, TX 78759

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.

Terms & Conditions   –   Current rabies vaccination is required for all dogs. Each dog must have its own walker. For safety reasons one person may NOT walk multiple dogs.  NO Wagons, 2-wheeled vehicles, including Segway™ Human Transporters, skateboards, Strollers larger than 36″ x 52″, Suitcases, backpacks or similar bags with wheels, backpacks or similar bags larger than 18″ wide x 25″ high x 37″ deep that could cause a tripping or other hazards.   Geriatric, special needs, and small children are the only exceptions, NO WAGONS FOR SHOPPING BAGS, ETC. ONE BAG PER PAID ENTRY!  SDI staff & volunteers, Security, and Representatives reserve the right to request anyone to leave the grounds.

  1. Strollers ARE NOT allowed for dogs!
  2. No shock collars.
  3. No dogs pulling carts.
  4. No refunds.
  5. Rain or shine.


(512) 858-1495  [email protected]