Walking Doggy Style – Walk a dog to raise money

0316_SCENE_Walking Doggy Style

Walking Doggy Style

Dongguan is set to hold its first ever charity dog Walkathon on March 20. The event, which will take place, 1-5pm, at the Tangla Hotel, aims to raise money for My Paws & Me, a community initiative that aims to educate and advocate for the humane rescue and treatment of dogs.

Alongside the dog walk, the day will have a flea market, a costume contest, bake sale, and the opportunity to adopt a dog. Sue Wang, CEO of My Paws & Me said, “My Paws and Me really want to thank our friends and sponsors in Dongguan who have organized this wonderful event. This is a great way for a community to come together to ‘save, educate and advocate’ for the welfare of dogs here in China.” In the future organiser intend to raise enough funds to establish a full-time dog rescue center in the heart of Dongguan.

Entrance costs 50 RMB with children under 12 going free. To sign up, go to the HERE! Dongguan website, www.heredg.com/doggy-walkathon-2016

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