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San Antonio, TX 78251
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Pets by the Lake 5K…

5K Run/Walk
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Pets by the Lake 5K

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NVC's National Society of Leadership and Success is on a mission to help promote responsible pet ownership across our campus as well as highlight different pet oriented businesses around our community. Our 5k Run Fur Fun and 1-mile Dog Jog will raise money for national pet care charities.  

Time and Place:   

We have mapped out a trail around our beautiful campus.  Registration for all participants running on their legs or paws begins at 7:15am 

5k Run Fur Fun begins at 8:00am

1-mile Dog Jog begins at 8:30am 

Prizes will be awarded at 9:00am.  

(Immediately following the run we will have a festival by our lake from 10am-2pm. Food, vendors, music and activities for kids and pets will be available) 

Registration: (For the registration form, click here)

This event is open to the community. Dogs and strollers are welcomed. 

  • All pets are required to have vaccine certificates for Rabies and Distemper- Parvo Vaccines 
  • No pets under 6 months, due to possible disease exposure 
  • 2 pets per adult 
  • Pets must be on a leash at all times; leash cannot be longer than 6 feet and retractable leashes are not permitted.  
  • Person the age of 18 walking with an animal must be under adult supervision 


NVC Students 


Military (active and retired) 



(this includes up to 3 members of your household) 

$10.00 pre-registration 

$15.00 day of event 

We are also gladly accepting any donations for this cause. To pay by credit card click here: (link to marketplace)