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By Lisa Sanchez
Contributing Writer 

Bark for Life


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Celebrating and honoring owners and their canine caregivers.

The American Cancer Society Bark For Life is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs and their owners honoring the life-long contributions of Canine Caregivers.

There is an open invitation to bring fuzzy four legged friends and help the participants of the Lake Stevens Relay for Life raise money that will contribute to cancer cures while celebrating cancer survivorship honoring people lost to cancer, and supporting the mission of eliminating cancer though research, education, advocacy and service.

The Lake Stevens event will be held May 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cavalero Hill Dog Park.  

The cost is $20 for the first dog and $5 for each additional canine friend.  Each dog will receive their own Bark for Life bandana.  

At the event there will be an agility demonstration, bake sale, vendors, and more.  

Registration is available at

Canine companions demonstrate unconditional love, joy, security, compassion, and no judgments of cancer survivors’ abilities or appearances.  

The American Cancer Society Bark for Life is a way to partner with your canine, make new friends, while participating in a life-saving cause.

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