Run For The Paws Event!


5K & 1 Mile

Run For The Paws 5k and 1-mile run benefits the animals at the shelter! This event is part of the Wellington Wheat Festival (July 7-10). The races will be a combination of road, gravel, and sidewalk.

Date: July 10th, 2021

Time: 5k 7:30am, 1 mile 8am

Registration: CLICK HERE!

Fee: $30 5k & $15 1 mile

Deadline to Register with Tshirt: June 13th

(Deadline with no Tshirt: July 9th)

Location: Wellington Humane Society 203 W. Hillside (both races)

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Sponsors are needed for this event! If you or your business would like to help by being a sponsor, email: or call 620-440-4375.  Sponsors are a very important part of this event!

Thank you! 

Walkers Welcome!

Finisher medals will be awarded to all participants and trophies given to top male and top female in the 5k. Post-race refreshments will be provided for both races and there will be 1 aid station at the halfway point for the 5k.