Corona Virus and Jog With Your Dog 2020

Due to COVID-19 we have postponed the April 25th race day until further notice.  We may hold the event in late spring, summer or even into the fall if need be.  We want everyone to be safe out there!  Feel free to enjoy the Dog Park while keeping your distance!

A FUNdraiser At the Dog Park!

For Dogs & the People Who Love Them!

Mountain Home's 5K Run & 1 Mile Walk where dogs aren't only welcome, they're the stars of the show! Jog with Your Dog is a fun day at Mountain Home's dog park (1832 Rossi Road).  We'll race, we'll walk, we'll raise money for a great cause! 

Proceeds from Jog with Your Dog will benefit official partner, the Humane Society of North Central Arkansas.  

No dog needed!  This is an event for everyone!  Come have some fun!



All events held at the Mountain. Home Dog Park  

Saturday, April 25, 2020

  • 6:30 am - 7:45 am  - Packet Pickup  
  • 7:45-8:00 - National Anthem and announcements  
  • 8:00 - We take off!  
  • 9:15 (estimated) - Awards

Race day includes:

  • Age division awards
  • Fasted Dog awards
  • T-shirts
  • Doggie bandanas
  • Finisher medals for 5K participants


Cool to Know

Dogs & Running - Learn More!

Dogs & Running - Learn More!

Dogs & Running - Learn More!



Ultra Dog....for when you can't take your dog on a run.

Have you ever wished your dog walker would spend more time with your dog? Have you wished all the energy could be walked out of your dog so they aren’t crazy when you get home? Meet UltraDog

Men's Journal

Dogs & Running - Learn More!

Dogs & Running - Learn More!



Get your dog the exercise he needs!  Learn more by reading

Canine Competitions: 23 Races to Run With Your Dog

Oh Behave!

Dogs & Running - Learn More!

Running Advice, From Your Dog


This will be a first time experience for many of our participants. Read this article on etiquette before the big day! 

Or this other article on Dog Park Etiquette 

Running Advice, From Your Dog

Running Advice, From Your Dog

Running Advice, From Your Dog


Want to know more, read this article to learn some running advice, from your dog.  What My Dog Taught Me About Running 

No Dog? No Problem!

Running Advice, From Your Dog

No Dog? No Problem!


The Humane Society of North Central Arkansas will be on site Saturday morning with many adorable and adoptable dogs ready to run at their Pet Fair.

You can literally show up empty handed > pick out a dog > adopt a dog >  jog with that dog  > and take home your new best friend!

Pre-fill and submit your Adoption Application  so you're primed and ready on Saturday morning

Running Advice, From Your Dog

No Dog? No Problem!


In a list that includes a run past the Hollywood sign and the Kauai Marathon, we're listed as the top run to find in Arkansas for 2016.   

The 50 Coolest Races You Can Run This Year

JWYD...An Explanation

Check out  this explanation of Jog with Your Dog by Co-Founder and Co-Director Makenna Gigliotti.  (Please disregard dates and times within the video, as the video was created for previous JWYD)