Brother Wolf’s 9th annual Run for the Paws to occur April 22 at Carrier Park

Press release from Brother Wolf Animal Rescue:

Join Brother Wolf Animal Rescue this Sunday, April 22 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for our 9th annual Run for the Paws! This fun, family-friendly event is the only 5K in Western North Carolina where dogs aren’t just allowed, they’re invited!

Participants will run or walk with hundreds of other animal lovers and their four-legged friends at Carrier Park in Asheville to raise money for animals in need. Participants can choose to compete in the chip-timed 5K or stroll in the one-mile run/walk. Afterwards, visitors can enjoy a cold beer courtesy of Wicked Weed and relax at the park with food from Gypsy Queen, music, and other fun activities.

This year, runners will have a chance to win great prizes from local businesses such as ENO and The No Meat Athlete. There will even be prizes for the dogs who participate in the run/walk!

Run for the Paws proceeds will help support the life-saving programs Brother Wolf has created over the past 10 years to grow and sustain No-Kill communities.

WHAT: 9th annual Run for the Paws 5K run and 1 mile walk

WHEN: Sunday, April 22, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Carrier Park, West Asheville

WHO: Brother Wolf Animal Rescue

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