Escondido, CA

Walk for Animals raises $100,000 plus

Thousands took part in the Walk for Animals at Kit Carson Park. Photo courtesy of San Diego Humane Society

Saturday’s Walk for Animals fund raiser at Kit Carson Park brought out more than 1,500 registered walkers and raised more than $100,000, according to Nina Thompson,  news center manager for the San Diego Humane Society. 

The money raised helps care for nearly 50,000 animals in need this year. The morning festivities included a pancake breakfast, a scenic two-mile walk, fun-filled doggie activities and an array of vendor booths.

Saturday’s Walk for Animals was a family event where canine friends were encouraged the participate. Photo courtesy of San Diego Humane Society

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