Welcome to the Dr. Skip Jackson Dog Jog 5k Fun Run or Walk
Saturday, September 12, 2015 @ Lynn Hall

Check-in starts at 7:00AM at Lynn Hall.
Start time: 8:00AM

(Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine)
625 Harrison Street West Lafayette, IN 47907
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New this year!

We are partnering with area shelters to have adoptable dogs running in our race! There will be a booth set up at the finish line to provide additional information about these shelters as well as representatives there to fill out adoption paper work. So come run with us and find your new furry friend! All these dogs are looking for forever homes!


See Highlights of the 2014 Road Race: Click here

Register for the Fall Conference: www.vet.purdue.edu/fallconference

The 2015 PVM Fall Conference will be held on Purdue’s campus. The Dr. Skip Jackson Dog Jog will take place during this time as great event that embraces the rich tradition and history of Purdue Veterinary Medicine.

The 2015 Dr. Skip Jackson Dog Jog will begin at 8:00 A.M. from Lynn Hall Saturday, September 12, 2015, the conclusion of the Fall Conference week.

The annual race, sponsored by McAfee Animal Hospital, attracts faculty, staff, students, alumni and their dogs for the 5K Run or Walk. The event, which is named in honor of Dr. Horace (Skip) Jackson, professor emeritus of veterinary physiology and biochemistry, was first held in 1972 and is one of the longest-running traditions of the Purdue Veterinary Medicine Fall Conference.

All proceeds of the 2015 Skip Jackson Dog Jog will go to the PetSafe Program. The PetSafe program is a community service offered by Purdue University's College of Veterinary Medicine to meet the short-term housing needs of pets whose owners are temporarily unable to provide care (natural disasters, domestic violence, health issues, etc.). For more information on the PetSafe program, please click on the following link http://www.vet.purdue.edu/vth/petsafe.php.

If you would like to become a Sponsor CLICK HERE