June 7, 2023


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Animal Humane Society’s Walk for Animals at Minnesota State Fairgrounds

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Despite the rain, the Animal Humane Society’s once-a-year Stroll for Animals is still occurring Saturday at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. The FOX 9 Early morning News was up early and broadcasting stay from the stroll.

The party is back in-man or woman this yr at a new area, the Minnesota Point out Fairgrounds, exactly where 1000’s of persons and their animals are envisioned to walk to elevate revenue for the Animal Humane Society. 

Things to do operate from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., with the 1-mile walk via the Fairgrounds beginning at 10 a.m. In addition to the walk, there will be dog games, a pet costume contest at 11:30 a.m., vendors, foodstuff trucks, celebrity guests, are living audio and more. 

Fulfill Petunia

Trisha and Chad Severson talk about how important their pet dog Petunia is in their life and how AHS aided make it a fact. Petunia arrived at AHS with a serious ear an infection, which essential removing of her ears.

Stroll For Animals: Not just canines and cats!

Drumming duck Ben Afquack is taking part in this year’s Stroll For Animals. We 1st caught up with Derek Johnson and his duck in 2020. Johnson runs the Instagram account “Minnesotaduck” to doc snapshots of Ben Afquack’s lifestyle. Pics clearly show the St. Paul duck hitting up sizzling spots throughout the Twin Cities metro, but a video of the hen tapdancing a constant conquer on a snare drum went viral on social media.

Wander Star

7-calendar year-old Asa Ramsay joined FOX 9 to convey to us how he raised far more than $2,000 for this year’s Wander For Animals. 

Make a donation

The Stroll for Animals is the Animal Humane Society’s biggest fundraiser of the year to assistance the operate it does to assist animals and continue to keep persons and animals jointly.

The 51st annual party is rain or shine. You can even now sign-up for the wander (for absolutely free) right here, as perfectly as fundraise or make a donation.