The Run for Rover
- LaSalle Park
- Porter & Amvets Drive, Buffalo, 14201
The Run For Rover, held at LaSalle Park in Buffalo, is a USATF-certified 5K run for serious runners and a one-mile walk for pets and owners. It is the primary fund-raising event of the Pet Emergency Fund, which raises money to help cash-strapped families pay for veterinary care when an emergency strikes.
The Sunday morning event includes activities for runners, families, children and pets. In addition to the run and walk are pet costume contest, dog washing, and dozens of vendor and animal related organization booths.
It is the perfect opportunity to have fun, indulge a passion for running or walking and celebrates the joys of pet ownership.