Take the Ultimutt Prize Challenge!
Your favorite K9 friendly race now has a spring and a fall edition!
Run both of our events and get the UltiMutt Prize, the exclusive Dog Jog hoodie t-shirt, as well as each race's swag too!
* To qualify for the UltiMutt Prize Challenge, simply register and run both events.
Kids 12 & under only eligible for swag if they are registered as an Adult.
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RUN VIRTUALLY OR IN-PERSON: We're now offering a virtual option to all participants so you can participate from anywhere in the world! Check out our virtual options at registration for both of our events.
*If you run virtually, your shirt and medal(s) will be mailed to your address used at registration the week following the in-person event. There is a slight price increase in Virtual Dog to cover all of our shipping costs. If you complete the Ultimutt Prize Challenge we'll mail your hoodie t-shirt with your fall event swag!
The New England Dog Jog is a pet-friendly 5k run/walk to benefit local rescue groups that are committed to finding dogs loving and caring families to be a part of. The race benefits multiple non-profit organizations, including the Humane Society of Greater Nashua and more.
FINISHER MEDAL: There will be unique finisher's medals for both the Spring and the Fall races. All finishers who run with their dog will get a Dog Jog finisher's medal and matching "Doggie Medal" for their pooch!
(Please register in the "6-Legged Relay Team" Division - if running with more than one dog register additional dogs in the Doggie Division)
DOGGIE DIVISION: For just $5 register your dog and they will get their own timing bib and chip and be featured in the online "doggie division" results. Plus your dog will get their own "Dog Jog" doggy medal pet ID tag!
AID STATIONS: We currently plan on one aid station on course for you and your dog, along with trash cans to dispose of any needed waste. This may change due to the state of COVID-19 mitigation strategies.
COURSE: This 3.1-mile race is a mixture of paved roads (approx. 50%) and recreational running and biking trails (approx. 50%). Walkers are welcome at this event, but will start after the runners
START TIMES: Both races will start promptly at 9:00AM.
DOGS: The Dog Jog 5K is a dog-friendly event where you are more than welcome to participate with your four-legged friends. Dogs participating must remain leashed prior to, during and after the event; they must also be up-to-date on all vaccinations. PLEASE CLEAN UP AFTER YOUR DOG!!
EVENT GIVEAWAYS: FREE performance race shirt to all adult registrants (if registered by deadline below). All finishers will also receive a finisher's medal.
- Register before April 12 to guarantee your race shirt for Spring event.
- Register before August 20 to guarantee your race shirt for Fall event.
PARKING: Please see parking map to left for full information.
POST-RACE: FWe currently plan on distributing snacks, water, and medals at the conclusion of the race. These may alter slightly given the state of the COVID-19 pandemic.
TIMING & AWARDS: This event is a bib-chip timed event. Results will be put online immediately after the event and all participants will receive an e-mail with their finish time.
AWARDS: Awards will be distributed to the Top 3 overall male and females, as well as our "Top Dog" awarded to the overall fastest 6-legged team. We will also have age group awards.
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Over $15,000 donated to animal rescue groups since 2017!