RUN LIKE AN ANIMAL 2022 ANNUAL 5K and 1 mile
● Hosted by The UVH Foundation. #PeopleHelpingPetsHelpingPeople
● Proceeds Benefit Paws4Life, SBAR Shreveport Bossier Animal Rescue, & SPD K9 Unit
Date & Starting Time: Saturday, January 22, 2022
7:00 a.m. – Race Day Registration and packet pick up begins.
7:45 a.m. – Dog 1 mile fun run
8:15 a.m. – Ready, Set, GO! 5k
9:15 a.m. – Post race awards!! We are known for a great post party with food,
music, beer, games and prizes.
Human 5k Early Registration is $30 through Friday, January 21st.
Race day Registration is $35. Registration for this division is for Humans only. Meaning
you are not running with your dog, you are running by yourself. You will get your
timed results and a cool Run Like An Animal shirt with your registration
***If you do not want a race shirt you can save $5.00 on your registration by choosing the NO SHIRT option and it will take $5.00 off your entry at checkout.
Human/Dog 5k – Early Registration is $30 through Friday, January 21st.
Race day Registration is $35. Registration for this division is for those that choose
to run the 5k with your dog. You will get your timed results, you will get a shirt and
your dog will get a cool Run Like An Animal Bandana! There will also be a special
award for the overall dog/ human 5k winner
*If you do not want a race shirt you can save $5.00 on your registration by choosing the NO SHIRT option and it will take $5.00 off your entry at checkout.
1 Mile Fun Run with (or without) your dog- Early Registration is $25 through
Friday, January 21st. Race day Registration is $30.This is a 1 mile race with
(or without) your dog. There are no timed results for this division nor do you
get a shirt. Registration for this division does not include the 5k**
Lazy Dog Supporter- Early Registration is $20 through Friday, January 21st.
Race day Registration is $25.This division is for those that don’t feel like
getting off their dog bed to run but want to support! You get a shirt but you
don’t have to get out of bed or break a sweat to earn it. Please note you need
to register early to be guaranteed a shirt
REGISTER EARLY! You must register by January 16th to be guaranteed a
shirt. Shirts are not guaranteed to late registrants.
Shirt & Race Packet Pick-Up: Shirt and Packet pick up will be held at Sportspectrum
Thursday, January 20st from 12 pm- 6 pm
Friday, January 21st from 10 am-5:30 pm.
You may also pick up your packet on Race Day at the Race Site at 7:00am.
All kids will receive a cool medal once they cross the finish line!
5K Awards: Overall Male & Female Winners will receive a custom canine bobblehead trophy and $200 in cash.
Additionally, 1st and 2nd place male & female in the following age groups will receive a custom canine bobble head trophy.
8-under, 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54,
55-59, 60-69, 70+
Human/Dog 5k Award: The overall winner will receive a special prize!
1 mile fun run with your dog: Fastest human-dog duo will receive a custom
canine bobble head trophy and $150 in cash. Additionally, the runner up duo will receive a custom canine bobble head trophy.
Special prizes for best pet/owner look alike and best costume will be given, as
well as, some fun pet game prizes.
Note about pet attendance: Please only bring dogs that are well-behaved around other dogs and people. All animals must be on leashes.
Proof of rabies vaccination required. (Current rabies tag on the collar is sufficient.) Female dogs that are in any stage of heat are prohibited. Dogs must be on leashes at all times (maximum 6 feet).
No retractable leashes, which may be hazardous in a crowd. You must remove any of your dog’s waste. Relief stations and plastic baggies will be provided.