Skip to content

The Fast and the Furriest 5K

When: October 3, 2021
Where: Dunwoody, GA
Race type(s): 5K

The Fast and the Furriest 5K, benefiting Angels Among Us Pet Rescue, will be held at Brook Run Park, 4770 N Peachtree Rd in Dunwoody, GA. The course starts and finishes at the large pavilion and stays on the paved trails the entire time. We are excited to announce that Barkstock Music & Pet Festival will be held immediately after the race and is totally free for 5K participants and the public!

The Fast and the Furriest is for runners, walkers, and their dogs! We are excited to offer a 5K race AND a 5K walk for athletes, beginners and kids alike, while raising money to save lives!

As a USATF certified 5k course, this race is an AJC Peachtree Road Race qualifier. The course will have two aid & water stations along the route for runners, walkers and their dogs(children and strollers are welcome)!

Included for each competitor is a custom super-soft race t-shirt (guaranteed if registered by September 16th,2021) and post-race snacks. The Fast and the Furriest is perfect for both runners and walkers, who want to make a difference in the lives of homeless dogs and cats in Georgia. Come celebrate with us at this dogcentric race.

Don't live locally but want to support Angels Among Us Pet Rescue? Sign up as a " Virtual Runner" and receive a limited edition race t-shirt delivered directly to you! (U.S. only)

The Fast and the Furriest will happen rain or shine. In the event of severe weather making it unsafe for participants, the event will be canceled. We're sorry, but once you are registered, there are no refunds, transfers, or deferments.

For more information please email