Canine Classic 5k

The 2017 Canine Classic was a wonderful success with a sunny finish for participants and their pups. The highlight of the event was afterward, watching all of the lovable, four-legged friends strut their stuff in the Dog Trick Contest.

Check out who took home the big win. Click HERE!

We also have amazing pictures from the day. Take a look to see if you and your furry friend were captured!

Check out the photos from the 2017 Canine Classic from our friends at Furever Friends Photos! 10% of sales will be donated to MESA. Any race participants can also book a photo shoot for 25% off their sitting fee!

We are always looking for ways to improve the Canine Classic. Take a moment to let us know how we can make this event even better. Your feedback matters!

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If you weren’t able to make it to the race or weren’t able to check out the Canine Classic merchandise tent, we are now selling Canine Classic merchandise through the MESA website. Boulder artist, Kristin Sheldon, owner and creator of Heartstrings Card Company, has created and donated the Canine Classic race logos for over 25 years. Kristin’s whimsical three dogs, along with the bluebird have become iconic characters for the Canine Classic race every year.

Don’t miss your chance this year to own your very own Canine Classic swag, featuring these lovable mascots!


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