RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Regional Animal Services will offer a free microchipping clinic at the Summit Mall during the inaugural Sheriff’s Office K9 Run on Saturday, September 28. The clinic will open at 8:00 a.m.
Pet owners are asked to bring their dogs properly leashed and their cats in appropriate cat carriers.
The Sheriff’s K9 Run features a 5K, 10K and a Kids 1 Mile Fun Run. Proceeds will go toward equipment and training needed to support the mission of the Washoe County Sheriff’s K9 Unit.
All participants receive a free t-shirt, finisher’s medal and a post-race breakfast. For registration information, visit www.renorunningcompany.com
. Free microchips are available from Regional Animal Services through January 2014. Animal Services is located at 2825-A Longley Lane and regular business hours are 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays). For more information, visit www.washoeanimals.com