Paces for PAWS Virtual 5K & Walking Challenge

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Jun 24, 2021
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The Paces for PAWS Virtual 5K & Walking Challenge is the largest fundraising event of its kind benefiting animals in midcoast Maine. Walk or run, every step counts. Get in motion - register today to start saving homeless pets in our community. For more information or to register, visit


Register for the virtual 5K, the walking challenge, or both and you can help raise money for animals in need.



June 13 - 26 , 2021

Run for the animals and do it on your own terms. Whether you choose to hit the pavement for a mile, 5K, 5 miles, or 10K, every step counts for dogs and cats in need. Don't forget, Paces for PAWS 5K is part of the Run Belfast 5K series. If you run this race, you are eligible for discounted registration for other races in the series.



June 13 - 26, 2021

Tackle the Paces for PAWS two-week virtual walking challenge with friends and family or give it a try on your own. You set your distance goals, collect pledges, and save the lives of homeless pets every step of the way!



Virtual doesn't have to mean solo! If you have a smartphone or access to the internet, your Walking Challenge event registration comes with access to the Paces for PAWS MoveSpring app and online account. Chat with friends, share photos of you and your pet out walking and the sights you see, climb the leaderboard, earn badges, and connect any fitness tracker (or enter steps manually) to track your progress and move the virtual track with friends.

Paces for PAWS is proudly presented by Perry's Home Furnishings & Design. All proceeds will go toward supporting PAWS with continuing to provide shelter, food, and medical attention to animals in need of a helping paw and lots of love.

Register today! The sunshine is calling your name.