At Race For The Rescues, your pet will be exposed to small children, dogs barking, people speaking loudly on microphones, loud music, crowds clapping and attendees cheering. You know your pet best, so please use your best judgment to make sure that your pet will enjoy the race just as much as you will. If you choose to leave your pet at home, don’t worry- there’s lots of puppy love to be had from the animals up for adoption.

The Rescue Train’s goal on race day is for everyone to have a BLAST and save as many animal lives as possible. We have a few rules to make it safe for everyone:

Race Day Rules for Pet Owners:


Important Tips To Consider On Race Day: