West Palm Beach, FL- (January 6, 2022) To raise money for lost, homeless and unwanted pets, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will host the 21st Annual Barry Crown Walk for the Animals. The largest pet-friendly walk in Palm Beach County will take place on Saturday, February 19, 2022, at the Meyer Amphitheatre (105 Evernia Street) in West Palm Beach.
This pet-friendly walk begins at 9:00am with check-in and registration, vendors and breakfast for registered walkers. 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. Participants must register at the event by 10:30am. There will also be 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.
Although pre-registration was encouraged, participants can still register to walk at the event. Each registrant who raises or donates at least $35 will receive a free t-shirt and a bandana (while supplies last). There are also many fundraising opportunities to earn amazing incentives.
One of this year’s walk sponsors, Metlife Pet Insurance will generously match qualifying donations until $15,000 is raised for the event. Donations must be made on the Walk website at WalkWithPeggy.org. Cash and check donations do not qualify for the match.
All proceeds benefit Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. Sponsors of the Walk include: MetLife Pet Insurance, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Flagler Bank, The Barkers Baker, Nozzle Nolen Pest Solutions, Pet Supplies Plus Royal Palm Beach, PetMeds, Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley PA, Vasi Studio, Dog Watch of East Coast Florida, Sunny 107.9 FM; 850 WFTL; 97.9 WRMF; New Country 103.1; X 102.3; Party 96.3; and Fox Sports 640AM.
To learn more about Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s 21st Annual Walk for the Animals, please visit WalkWithPeggy.org or call 561-530-6057.
About Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League:
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League saves more lives than any other rescue organization in Palm Beach County. It provides critical services to more than 35,000 animals each year.
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. Peggy Adams is an independent nonprofit animal rescue organization operating continuously since 1925. For more information and to donate, please visit PeggyAdams.org
Media Contact: Cara MacVane, Email; 561.685.2342
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Contact: Lauren Ellis, Email; (Office) 561.472.8845