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Maddi wants to go for a walk. - Boaz Joseph / The Leader
Maddi wants to go for a walk.
— image credit: Boaz Joseph / The Leader

Take some steps to help animals in your community.

Registration is open for the 2012 Scotiabank & BC SPCA Paws for a Cause walk held each September to raise funds for abused, injured, neglected and homeless animals.

This year, participants in 34 B.C. communities will walk to raise $1 million to help our province’s most vulnerable animals.

The Scotiabank & BC SPCA Paws for a Cause walk in Surrey will be held at Crescent Park at 2610 128 Street in South Surrey on Sept. 9 from 9:30 a.m. with the walk starting at 11 a.m.

Registration is $25.

Participants will be able to enjoy entertainment and activities, including a Kids Zone with face painting and games for kids and their pets, BBQ, water for two- and four-legged participants courtesy of Aqua Blue, and nose work and flying disc demonstrations.

To register or for more information, visit www.spca.bc.ca/walk

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