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Pets can join in the marathon weekend fun by participating in the Pittsburgh Pet Walk. The one-mile Pet Walk will take place at Point State Park as part of Saturday's Family Day.
Saturday, May 4, 2019
Pet Walk Start
12:00 PM
All Registrations
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Course Description

The Rachael Ray Nutrish Pittsburgh Pet Walk takes place at Point State Park downtown.

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Additional Race Information

FRIDAY, MAY 4 FROM 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Pet Walk booth at the Pittsburgh Health and Fitness Expo at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center

Please note that Pet Walk participants will not receive a race packet confirmation ticket ahead of time. Race numbers will be sorted and picked up alphabetically by last name. 

SATURDAY, MAY 5 FROM 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Animal Rescue League booth in Point State Park

Registration Rules
  • All well-behaved pets are welcome. 
  • Pets must have current vaccinations, be safe to bring in public and be leashed at all times. No retractable leashes please. 
  • If your pet is in heat, please leave her at home.
  • No refunds or deferments of entry fees. 
Course Rules
  • Owners must clean up after their pets; bags will be provided. 
  • Pets are not permitted to participate in the UPMC Sports Medicine/UPMC Health Plan Pittsburgh 5K Run or Chick-fil-A Pittsburgh Kids Marathon events. 

There are three categories for awards. Prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers in each category.

  1. Cutest Pet

  2. Pet/Owner Look-A-Like

  3. Best Costume

Click here to see the official photos from our official photography partner MarathonFoto.

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