Pet Patter: Kids for Kitties Rescue Run

Joilene Sholtes
Joilene Sholtes

There are many organizations in the area that provide help for animals and most rely on donations or fundraising.

On Sunday, June 3rd, at Victoria Park in Kincardine, there will be a 1 km, ‘Kids for Kitties Rescue Run’, for children ages 12 and under to support the local Kincardine cat shelter, ‘Allies for Alley Catz’.

Allies for Ally Catz has been in operation since 2010 and not only provides shelter and medical care to cats in need but also finds foster families or ‘forever’ homes for cats.

The minimum donation for the run is $10.00 per person and all the proceeds from this run will be used for the shelter to help with medical care and supplies.

Registration for the run begins at 9:30 a.m. and the run will start at 10 a.m.. There will be draw prizes, face painting and refreshments available and a chance to win an iPod touch.

For more information contact the website at or call (519)396-2675.  

Have fun, get out and enjoy the warm and sunny weather while helping animals in need.