Runners Help Shelter Dogs Find Their Forever Families
A partnership between an animal shelter and a running group in Austin, Texas, is mutually beneficial.
Have you ever wished for a running partner who will hold you accountable, match your pace, have flexible hours, tolerate as much or as little talking as you want to do, and is cute, to boot? Thanks to a partnership between a running club and an animal rescue group in Austin, Texas, runners can log their miles while also helping out four-legged residents of the local shelter.
The program, called RuffTail Runners, trains local runners on the ins and outs of running with dogs at Austin Pets Alive !