Key features during the three-hour event include the dog walk, pet photos, vendors, food available for purchase, and more.
The event also includes a Pet Blessings, contests with prizes for the best holiday pet costume, prizes for the most pledges raised, music, and raffles.
The dog walk begins at 10 a.m. (with registration at 9 a.m.) at the Carefree Town Center Amphitheater, 101 Easy St. There is no charge to participate but a minimum of $25 in pledges is encouraged. The public can download a pledge form online. This event is limited to dogs.
The Animal Guardian Network, based in Cave Creek, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity dedicated to savings the lives of animals, ending their suffering and keeping pet families together. To make a tax-deductible donation, contact Carrie Singer at 480-488-9298 or visit the website.