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Strut Your Mutt 2022

Saturday, October 1st

Jackson Mine Park – Negaunee

Strut Your Mutt will be returning on Saturday, October 1st but in a new location this year! We’ll be at Jackson Mine Park in Negaunee with the walk happening along the Iron Ore Heritage Trail and returning through the Old Towne area of Negaunee.

Like in years past you can expect:

  • A 1.5 mile walk with over a hundred other dogs from the area
  • Recognition and prizes awarded to the top fundraisers of Strut Your Mutt
  • Excellent Bucket Raffle Prizes (must be present to win)
  • Vendor booths and fun people and dog activities
  • The final sales and drawing of our Rescue Raffle winners
  • Snacks & beverages available for you and your pooch
  • Fun doggie contests

Register to Walk

Pre-Registration has closed for Strut Your Mutt. You can register the morning of Strut Your Mutt starting at 11am.

  • Adults – $25
  • Children (16 and under) – $10
  • Dogs – Free!


Check out our individual fundraiser pages to see why they are helping out UPAWS! Consider making a donation to their pages to show your support.

Pet Memorial Walk

A portion of the trail will be dedicated to the memory of our pets that are no longer with us. This is an opportunity to reflect and celebrate the time you enjoyed with your pet. Would you like to feature your pet on the memorial walk? Click the button below for details.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Gold Paw

Bronze Paw

Art Unlimited Sportswear

Brindie and Story Boy

Lume Cannabis Company

Contact Us

Phone: (906) 475-6661
Fax: (906) 475-6669
Email: info@upaws.org

Office Hours

Daily: 12pm to 4pm


815 South State Highway M553
Gwinn, MI 49841
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