Columbus hosts first annual Relay for Dogs

Local pet owners and their canine companions are invited to the first annual Relay for Dogs in Columbus.

The event will be held Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hardaway High School track. Hardaway High School is located at 2901 College Dr.

There will be a dog wash, pet photographer, calendar contest and food - for both dogs and humans. Pet-related vendors will also be on site.

To register your dog, it's $10 in advance or $15 on site. That includes a bandana and goodie bag. People are free.

All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society.

You can pre-register by e-mailing relayfordogs@yahoo.com or calling Mandy at 706-888-4857.