The event starts at 8:30am. All participants and dogs must report to the registration counter no later than 8:00am. Late registration will not be accepted.
All participating dogs must be at least 5 months old and in good health. Bitches in heat will not be admitted.
All participating dogs must be microchipped. Dog owners are required to present proof of vaccination against rabies. Dogs and owners will be denied entry if they fail to do so.
During the event, dogs showing signs of distress such as elevated heart rate and hyperventilation will be seen by a SPCA(HK) veterinary surgeon. If deemed necessary by the veterinary surgeon, the dog will be asked to withdraw.
Owners must manage their dogs at all times. All dogs must be leashed.
Owners must clean up after their dogs.
SPCA(HK) does not recommend owners to dress up their dogs as this may restrict movement or lead to overheating.
In the event of cancellation due to bad weather or other unforeseeable reasons, an announcement will be made before 6:00am on the day of the walk at our website www.spca.org.hk and Facebook.
For the cancellation of the event due to bad weather or other unforeseeable reasons, all sponsorship, transportation fee and donation will go to the fund for animal welfare efforts of the SPCA(HK).
SPCA(HK), its sponsors, contractors, employees, members, representatives and volunteers will not be responsible for any accidents or injuries to any participants, spectators, nor their dogs during the event.
By enrolling in this event, participants agree to indemnify the SPCA(HK), its sponsors, contractors, employees, members, representatives and volunteers against all damages and claims which may arise.
SPCA(HK) and venue sponsor are irrevocably granted the right to photograph participants and their dogs and have their name, voice, likeness and appearance made into photographs, sound, videos or multi-media recordings ("Recording") and to use the Recording in perpetuity throughout the world, in all media now known or hereafter devised for any purpose, whether in advertising or for purposes of trade or otherwise. Participants must acknowledge and agree that no payment or other compensation shall be payable by Organizer or Venue Sponsor in connection with the Recording or any use thereof.
Participants must adhere to SPCA(HK)’s rules and regulations. SPCA(HK) reserves the right to refuse entry to any person or animal to the event, or request any person or animal to leave the event, without refund of paid fees.
The decision of SPCA(HK) in respect of any matters of the event shall be final.
Registration Remarks :
Application deadline is 20 December 2019 (Friday).
Application can be submitted online, by mail or by fax.
To avoid registration duplication, please register and submit sponsorship amount by sticking to either online or hardcopy submission methods. For example, if you have submitted the application online, please submit your addition sponsorship online afterwards. If you have submitted the application by mail or fax, please submit their sponsorship form by mail or fax only.
Upon receipt of enrolment form, an “Official Confirmation” email will be sent to all participants. A “Dogathon Notification” and “Shuttle Bus Boarding Pass” will be sent via SMS to all participants 3 days before the event. Participants must present this official SMS to board the shuttles and register for the event.
Participants can continue to raise funds after enrolment. Invite family, friends and colleagues to support you in the Dogathon 2020.
Donation receipt will be sent to all participants on or before 31 March 2020.
The SPCA(HK) reserves the right of any changes and cancellation without prior notice. For the cancellation of the event due to bad weather or other unforeseeable reasons, all sponsorship payments, transportation fee and donations will NOT be refunded.
Each successful applicant and doggie will receive souvenirs. A special gifts for donors whose donation reaches designated amount. While stock lasts, the serving priority goes to participants who achieved a specific donation amount fist. SPCA(HK) reserves the right to the final decision.
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