Run With the Dogs holding a contest for this year’s poster dogMerlin hangs out after participating in the dog parade at the Avondale Estates Easter Egg Hunt.
Run With the Dogs, an annual fundraiser for Decatur High and Renfroe Middle athletics, is looking for a pup to be featured on its poster for the 2017 event.
“We are looking for the Poster Dog for the 2017 12th Annual Run with the Dogs 5K,” the event organizers said. “The image of the winning dog, painted by local artist, Adam Pinsley, will appear on our RWTD5K website, on our promotional posters and, most importantly, on the event t-shirts! Your canine companion could be this year’s Run with the Dogs 5K Poster Dog!!!”
The contest rules are as follows:
1. Register for the event at www.RWTD5k.com. (Applicants must be registered in order to win)
2. Post a photo of your dog to www.facebook.com/RWTD5k or on your Instagram feed. Use the hashtag #RWTD5K. Then add a hashtag that best describes your lovable dog.
3. Register and post your photos by Wednesday, November 30. The “Top Dog” will be selected on Thursday. December 1.
The Run With the Dogs 5K will be held Jan. 21, 2017.