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Howiee’s Chi & Small Gringo Dog Races

Annual Chi and Small Gringo Dog Races

hosted by
Howiee’s on Front Street – Medford

DATE:  May 4, 2019
Registration: 11AM – 1 PM . Races at 2 PM

It’s time for the BIGGEST event for the SMALLEST of dogs – Howiee’s Chihuahua and Small Gringo Dogs Races!
Hosted by Howiee’s on Front Street in Medford, this fun event includes races, costume contests, and prize drawings. There is no fee for entering your canine friend(s) in the races. Friends of the Animal Shelter will be selling raffle tickets and race-related merchandise through the day.

View pictures from last year’s Chihuahua Races by clicking here.

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Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS) is a non-profit organization that was formed in 1990 to support the programs of the Jackson County Animal Shelter. Our vision is for all adoptable animals at the Jackson Country Animal Shelter to find a loving home. Our mission is to recruit and train volunteers who will save lives by increasing pet adoptions at the Jackson Country Animal Shelter, improve the quality of life for the Shelter’s animals, promote spay and neuter, and facilitate outreach and educational activities about the humane treatment of companion animals throughout Jackson County. Our values are: Service, Compassion and Generosity.

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