Lethbridge: Cancer survivors will canine companions are invited to participate in the Bark for Life event, on October 5th.
Running from 11 AM until 3 PM at the Civic Athletic field, the public is also invited to attend with or without a furry friend. The event is meant to raise funds and awareness for the Canadian Cancer Society. There'll be a full line up of entertainment, including dog demonstrations, a pet parade, and displays set up around the walking track. The first 100 dogs registered will recieve a free doggy bandana and goodie bag.
The Windy City Canine Rescue and Prarie Pit-bull rescue will also have a dogs on site from anyone interested in adopting.
Funds raised from the event will go towards cancer research, preventative mesures, ensuring no one faces cancer alone, and empowering Canadians with information.
To register for the event or donate, visit www.cancer.ca/barkforlife .