Schedule of Events

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Schedule of Events

Saturday, May 9

9:00AM Walk Registration Begins
9AM - 3PM
Doggie Fun Zone
- All-day agility
- Dog contests & games (see the schedule)
- Dog-training tips from FFDAS certified trainer Linda Thomas
- Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Certificate testing
- Nose Work demonstrations by Venita's Training Services
- Rally-O demos and participation with Wolverine Dog Training Club
Awards Ceremony: Leaders of the Pack
(top team & individual pledge-getters)
Official Ribbon Cutting and Walk Start
- Pretty Boy (aka Indy): Mutt Strut spokes-pup and his Stiggy's Dogs trainers
- Dearborn Mayor John B. O'Reilly Jr.
10AM - 3PM
"Raise the Woof" Capital Campaign Central
- Get the inside scoop on our campaign to build the new Animal Education & Adoption Center
- Sign up to attend our June 10 Community Breakfast
- Learn how YOU can be an ambassador to help us "Raise the Woof"
10AM - 3PM
KIND Healthy Snacks Flower Wall
- An interactive display sponsored by KIND Healthy Snacks, promoting the power of small acts of kindness
- You receive a yummy KIND bar and a flower. The bar is for you; the flower is for you to pass along to a friend or stranger to brighten their day.
10AM - 3PM
Celebration Zone
- Kit Kat Club celebrating our Feline Friends
- Crafting for our Canine Friends
- All about the Friends & FFDAS merchandise stop
- Adorable Adoptables Pit-Stop
10AM - 3PM Vendor Expo
10AM - 3PM
- Postings throughout the day for Fastest Mutt in the Midwest Competition
11AM - 5PM Ultimate Air Dogs
12:00 - 2PM Meet-and-greet with Allyson Martinek from 96.3 WDVD's Blaine & Allyson in the Morning
Awards Ceremony: Fastest Mutt in the Midwest
Quilt Raffle Drawing: A chance to take home a one-of-a-kind, handcrafted quilt composed of T-shirts from our past Mutt Struts. What a unique way to commemorate our
10 years of strutting!
All Day Dog-friendly businesses along the walk & on Michigan Avenue

Doggie Fun Zone Contest & Game Schedule:

9:15AM Best Kisser Contest (Smooches!)
9:40AM Best Mystery Mutt Contest (Most curious Heinz 57 mix)
10AM Mummify Your Dog (A bit of Howl-oween in May)
Noon Best Howler Contest (Ah-roooo!)
12:30PM Hot Dog Toss
1:30PM Owner/Dog Look-a-Like Contest
2PM Musical Hoops
2:30PM Peanut Butter Lick Contest (Could get sticky!)

This is a SWEET fundraising site by Blue Sky Collaborative