Barking dogs hotfoot the Race for the Paws benefits Delaware SPCA
Flying feet are analogous to barking dogs as 391 runners embraced the cause for paws, racing for dogs and cats too Aug. 17 at the 5th annual SPCA 5K fundraiser.
A one-mile doggie walk with all canines tethered to owners and some to strollers was the highlight of the event.
The race was won by Enos Benbow, 32, in 17:17. Steven Eshdman, 19, of Lincoln was second in 18:07, followed by Joey Andrisani 18:25, Dave Hallman 18:26 and Robert Martin 18:39.
Tara Cavaselis was the first woman in 19:21 followed by Lillian McCormick in the same time. Caitlin Dimondi (20:40), Sarah Dimondi (20:41) and Alice Miller (20:57) rounded out the top five.