Run Fur Fun 5k 2013

presented by

A 5K (3.1 mile) race on Saturday, November 9, 2013
10:00am start

Artesani Park, Brighton, MA (along the Charles River)

See the results!

More than $65,000 was raised this year! See photos on Facebook.

: This race will benefit the MSPCA and our programs to
protect animals, relieve their suffering, advance their health and welfare, prevent cruelty and work for a just and compassionate society.  It will also provide a fun race for you (and your dog!).

Course Description: The course is a fast, flat course starting at Artesani Park and running along the Charles River with no road crossings. See a course map here.

Dogs: This is a race you can do with your dog!  Please see the rules for running with your dog. Also, please make sure your dog is trained adequately. There are some tips on how to do that here from Runners World. Only one dog per runner. See a list of the dogs who participated 2012.

Parking: There is a large free parking lot at Artesani Park/Public Theatre. For directions, click here.

Sponsorships: We are seeking sponsorhips for this race; if you are interested please contact

Awards: We expect that awards will be 3 deep in 7 age categories and there will also be awards for the top 3 dogs in each of the following categories: small, medium, large.

Tech shirts: Run Fur Fun tech t-shirts will be available for purchase at the race. To see what the shirts look like, click here. To reserve yours, email

Teams: Info about Team registration coming soon.  See a separate webpage recognizing team from last year. 

Volunteers:  If you'd like to join our volunteer team or volunteer on race day, please fill out this easy online survey.


Title sponsor:

 Humane Hero sponsor: