Fast and Furriest 5K

Thank you to everyone that ran,walked and wagged with us!  We had a wonderful time and can’t wait
to see you again next May!

The second annual MSPCA-Angell Fast and Furriest Run, Walk, Wag 5K brought 1,500 runners and walkers, accompanied by over 750 dogs, to Baxter Park at Assembly Row in Somerville, Mass. for a run that raised over $185,000 for the MSPCA!  Funds can still be raised until June 30th– when we will announce the top fundraisers!  Thank you to all who have participated and supported the event, making it the success that it was!

Honor Roll!
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Keep track of our progress, and see which participant, or team is at the top!

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Know someone that’s participating? Use our search tool to find their fundraising page and show them your support.

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Donate to the Event

Don’t know a participant but still want to make a contribution? Support the event with a general donation.

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Lend a hand, and join in on the fun! Fill out our volunteer survey to inquire about volunteer opportunities.


Running with Your Dog?

Check out our rules for participating with your dog – and training tips to make sure the day is fun for Fido!

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Fundraising Tips

The more you fundraise, the more you win (and so do the animals)! Check out these helpful tips to make the biggest impact possible.

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Event FAQ's

Course description, check in times, parking information, and more! Everything you need to get ready to run, walk, or wag with the best of them!

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The More You Raise, the More You Win!

Any amount you raise will be gratefully received and put to use immediately to help animals. For those who strive for more, there are great prizes you can earn!

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Get Your Gear!

You can get your own Fast and Furriest 5K t-shirt so you’re ready to go the day of the event. T-shirts are available for purchase at registration and on event day, and will be available at bib pick up.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Interested in sponsoring this event?  Email Dana Lawson at

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