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Event Calendar

Doggie Walk & Talk

Event Information

Date: Sunday, 08/23/2020

Time: 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 18 or older.

Contact Phone: 815.886.1467

Location: Whalon Lake

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Event Details

Hang out with your hound for a walk and talk! Which breed was bred for royalty and protected from theft by punishment of death? Which are linguistic geniuses? Discover the amazing stories, talents and history of (hu)man’s best friend at stops along the way.

Event Requirements

Registration required by Saturday, August 22: 815.886.1467.


All dogs must be on a leash no longer than 10 feet and be socialized for crowds. Owners are responsible for picking up after their pets. Meet at the Whalon Lake Shelter.

This outdoor activity will take place on paved and natural surfaces across uneven terrain over 1 mile in distance. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or submit a request on-line no later than 48 hours before the program.


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