By KAROLYN GEPHART
Pets get ready. This year’s Paws the Park will be Saturday, March 24 along with the HEB Pet Owner Fun Run and Dock Diving competition.
This will be the 24th year the City of Pearland Parks and Recreation Department hosts the popular event. This year the main sponsor is Westside Veterinary Hospital.
The activities will run form 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Sports Complex at Shadow Creek Ranch located at 13050 Shadow Creek Parkway in Pearland.
It is open to all ages of both humans and pets and has free admission and free on-site parking.
Each year this event begins with a Fun Run and this year’s races are 1K, 3K, and 5K. Compete with or without your four-legged friends! Register online at Active.com.
Applications are also available in the Pearland Parks & Recreation Office, located at 4141 Bailey Road, Pearland, Texas 77584 during normal business hours.
Demonstrations, pet exhibitors and food vendors will also be part of the event.
For health and safety reasons, pets must remain on a leash throughout the event.
For more information, please call 281-412-8900 or email [email protected]