Mutt Strut


Mutt Strut is celebrating its 10th annifursary at UAB Campus Green and you and your pup are invited to the party! 


Hand in Paw’s 10th Annual Mutt Strut: Dog-Friendly 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run will take place on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at UAB Campus Green!  Join us for a day full of dogs, energetic races, local vendors, prizes, food trucks and more, all while supporting a great cause! 


Saturday, April 20, 2019 • UAB Campus Green


7:00AM-8:30AM: Day of Registration/Packet Pick-up

9:00AM: 5K Start Time

9:30AM: 1 Mile Start Time

10:30AM: Award Ceremony

 Mutt Strut Vendor Village will be open from 8:00AM-12:00PM!


Early packet pick-up will be available Thursday, April 18 and Friday, April 19 from 10:30AM-6:00PM at the Hand in Paw office, located at 617 38th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35222.




Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

Fastest Dog (5K)

Slowest Dog (Overall)

Fastest Human (male and female)

Top Individual Fundraiser

Top Team Fundraiser

Best Dog Costume

Best Human + Dog Duo Costume

Best Team Costume


Support Hand in Paw

Fundraise for a pawsome cause

Get an awesome swag bag filled with goodies and dog items

Receive a Mutt Strut t-shirt

Receive a doggie bandana (if you participate with your pup)

Spend the day with your dog 

Hang out with family and friends

Visit local vendors

Enjoy food trucks, refreshments and fun activities

Get exercise