Dogs hit the trail for Miles for the Mothers in the Mills

Dogs hit the trail for Miles for the Mothers in the Mills
Head to Naperville's Riverwalk Sunday for Miles for the Mothers in the Mills.

It was a bit chilly on Sunday, but it didn't stop a lot of dog lovers from heading out to Highland Park for the Second Annual Miles for the Mothers in the Mills. Dogs of all shapes and sizes came out with their families to hit the trail and to help The Puppy Mill Project raise some dough for puppy mill awareness programs.

I met quite a few people I've just met virtually so far. And, along with the rescue dogs, service dogs and therapy dogs there were many puppy mill rescues (some are new fosters). There were dogs of all sizes and some in costume and some au natural.

The sponsors for Miles for the Mothers in the Mills included - North Shore Family PetStella and Chewy’sPet Supplies PlusMordini General Contracting and Home Remodeling, First Bank of Highland Park. With food donated by Egg Harbor Café in Lincolnshire, Max’s Deli in Highland Park, and Sunset FoodsROOT Dog Training in Highwood and Landini Entertainment also provided entertainment. See more in the video below.

Fill in the box below to subscribe to my feed. Do you have Gmail? If so, make sure you go into your “promotions” box and drag one of my emails over to your “primary” box. That way, you’ll never miss one of my posts!

You may reach me at kathypetexam@gmail.com and find me at on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

Leave a comment

  • ChicagoNow is full of win

    Welcome to ChicagoNow.

    Meet our bloggers,
    post comments, or
    pitch your blog idea.

  • Advertisement:
  • Meet The Blogger

    Raining Cats and Dogs

    I am a crazy cat lady and puppy mill warrior that blogs to advocate and educate about pet issues. In American animal controls, millions of pets are abandoned each year and an estimated 4 million die just because there are not enough homes. It truly seems like it’s Raining Cats and Dogs.

  • Recent posts

  • Tags

  • Monthly Archives

  • Latest on ChicagoNow

  • Advertisement: