Grab Your Saddles and Leashes!
Sellers Subaru presents the inaugural Michigan Humane Giddy Up Pup on Sunday, October 6 at Detroit's historic Eastern Market! This is a rare opportunity for riders to bring their horses and walk along the city streets, led by the Detroit Mounted Police.
Don't have a horse? Then bring your dog! We'll ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all participants. Start or join a team or go solo with your best friend.
Kids 12 and under are free!
Why Support Giddy Up Pup?
For the first time in Detroit's history, dogs and horses will walk the streets of Detroit in an effort to raise awareness of much-needed funds for abused and neglected animals in our communities.
Who can walk*:
For the most enjoyable walk experience please remember these points:
*Other event requirements are detailed on the event waiver. By participating in Giddy Up Pup, you agree to all terms and conditions on the waiver.
Directions and Parking:
Click here for driving directions to Eastern Market. Designated event parking is at the gravel lot on the corner of Wilkins and East Riopelle. Other parking is on a first come, first serve bases on other lots and there is plenty of street parking.
Check-in and registration begins at 7:00 a.m. and the event will run from 8:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. rain or shine. Even if you have signed up online, please stop at the Check-In Tent to complete registration. Bring any offline donations you have collected (checks or cash) with you to the Check-In Tent on Sunday, October 6. If your employer has a matching gifts program, please bring the necessary form.
Additional Notes for Team Captains:
Each team member must check in individually at the registration tent. Please do not attempt to register/check-in all of your team members. Make sure all of your team members have registered on-line or at the registration tent. All members must have completed the waiver. Pick a convenient meeting point for your team. Please do not meet at the registration tent. Please do not bring tables, tents, banners or stationary signing. A small hand-held sign is permitted to help your team members locate you. Please no handouts or balloons.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Event starts. Registration closes.
After party begins
Giddy Up Pup ends but enjoy the rest of Eastern Market's offerings.
Eastern Market - Shed 6
2934 Russell Street
Detroit, MI 48207
Rewards for top teams and individuals will include private tours of the Detroit Mounted Police facility, tickets to Michigan Humane Society's Purrfect Bow Wow Brunch and limited edition Giddy Up Pup gear. Check back often for added rewards.
We can't wait to see you at Eastern Market!
Thank you so much for choosing to support Michigan Humane's mission of saving homeless animals in Metro Detroit! Your email receipt is on its way!