West Palm Beach, FL- (January 4, 2020) Saturday, February 22, 2020 is the year of the tutus for the largest dog-walk in Palm Beach County! Help save homeless, abandoned and injured animals in need and register for Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s 19th Annual Barry Crown Walk for the Animals on Saturday, February 22, 2020, at Meyer Amphitheatre, located at 105 Evernia Street in West Palm Beach, Florida.
This pet-friendly walk begins at 9:00am with check-in and registration, live entertainment and a complimentary breakfast. At 10:15 am after opening ceremonies, participants will enjoy a scenic walk down Flagler Drive. Along the walk route, there will be a team sign contest with prizes being awarded on stage following the walk. Therefore, get creative!
As participants complete the one-mile route, they'll enjoy pet costume contests with amazing prize baskets at center stage. Categories include Best Dressed, Most Creative, Owner/Pet Look-A-Like and Best in Show. There will also be live entertainment, local vendors, and a fabulous silent auction and raffle area with great prizes. The event is emceed by Jennifer Ross of Sunny 107.9 FM and WFTL 850AM. The event concludes at noon.
Participants are encouraged to pre-register to walk and form teams. Each registrant who raises at least $35 will receive a t-shirt and a bandana. There are also many fundraising opportunities to earn amazing incentives.
"Our Walk for the Animals has grown tremendously over the years and we are very excited to once again have this year’s Walk located along the beautiful City of West Palm Beach waterfront at Meyer Amphitheatre,” said Rich Anderson, Executive Director/CEO of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. "As a nonprofit that receives no city, state or federal government funding, the League relies on community support to help us provide services to more than 30,000 dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens every year, we are extremely grateful to all of those who get involved in this event."
All proceeds benefit Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. Sponsors of the Walk include: Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Napleton's on Northlake Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, Kast Construction, Garden of Life, Jones Foster, Napleton Northlake, Nozzle Nolen Pest Solutions, Scenthound, Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart and Shipley, ServPro, Sunny 107.9 FM, Very Important Paws and WPBF 25 News. To learn more about the 19th Annual Barry Crown Walk for the Animals and/or sponsorship opportunities, please visit www.WalkWithPeggy.org or call 561-530-6057.
About Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League:
The Mission of the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is to provide shelter to lost, homeless and unwanted animals, to provide spay and neuter and other medical services for companion animals, and to care for, protect, and find quality homes for homeless and neglected companion animals, to advocate animal welfare, community involvement and education to further the bond between people and animals. Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity navigator, and is the first animal shelter in South Florida to become AAHA (American Animal Hospital Association) accredited. The League is an independent nonprofit animal rescue organization operating continuously since 1925. For more information, please visit PeggyAdams.org
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League saves more lives than any other rescue organization in Palm Beach County and provides critical services to more than 30,000 animals each year.