‘Canine Pentathlon’ raises money for Sacramento-area cancer group
06/24/2014 11:47 AM
06/24/2014 11:49 AM
The public is invited Saturday to the fifth annual “Canine Pentathlon,” a fund-raising event for A New Leash on Life, a charity that comforts dog lovers who are coping with cancer.
Relay teams of dogs will compete in agility, dock jumping, herding and other events from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the 10-acre Performance Dogs In Action compound, 7089 Pleasant Grove Road, in Pleasant Grove, Sutter County.
Admission is free but proceeds from a raffle and silent auction go to A New Leash on Life.
To get there from Sacramento, take Intertate 5 north to Highway 99 north. Exit east (right) on Riego Road to Pleasant Grove Road and make a left. Performance Dogs in Action is 1.5 miles up the road.
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