Happy Hounds Dog Walk

Happy Hounds Dog Walk seeks sponsorships

August 9, 2012 // 0 Comments

After careful review of the applications received, two local nonprofit organizations have been selected as recipients of the funds raised from this year’s Happy Hounds Dog Walk. Criteria used to select grant recipients included service to Kent County and the ability to make the biggest impact with the funds raised at the walk. Girls on the Run is a program for girls in [...]

Happy Hounds Dog Walk Seeks Sponsorships

August 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

After careful review of the applications received, two local non-profit organizations have been selected as recipients of the funds raised from this year’s Happy Hounds Dog Walk. Criteria used to select grant recipients included service to Kent County and the ability to make the biggest impact with the funds raised at the walk. Girls on the Run is a program for girls in [...]

Non-profits invited to apply for proceeds

June 7, 2012 // 0 Comments

While most people are thinking about Memorial Day and the 4th of July, those of us organizing the Happy Hounds Dog Walk can’t stop thinking about Halloween as we begin planning for this year’s walk scheduled for Saturday October 27th. Last year’s walk was a huge success raising half of the funds needed for the creation of the Rockford Dog Park which opened Friday [...]

Dog park to be better than expected after $17,000 raised

December 15, 2011 // 0 Comments

Field to be enlarged, shelter included by BETH ALTENA     DOG GONE GOOD DEAL—A group of residents who wanted a dog park in Rockford were given a year by the City to come up with the money. Apparently they are so good they did it all in one day. Pictured are city officials and organizers for the Happy Hounds Dog Walk with the giant Happy Hounds check. Happy Hounds [...]

Town goes to the hounds this Saturday

October 27, 2011 // 0 Comments

Contests, costumes, food, free stuff at dog walk by BETH ALTENA HAPPY HOUNDS—and happy owners who are excited about bringing a dog park to Rockford. Support the park by attending the Happy Hounds Dog Walk Saturday. “It’s already a success. I just hope the dogs show up,” said organizer Tom VanderSloot, who is hoping for a big bow wow turnout this Saturday, Oct. 29 [...]
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