The 6th Annual Medina County SPCA Paws for the Cause 5k Run and 1-Mile Walk

October 20, 2018—Historic Medina Square

The Medina County SPCA is pleased to announce the 6th Annual Paws for the Cause Walk/5K Run! This is a fun-filled family event for the Cleveland, Medina and Akron area. The proceeds will directly benefit the abused, neglected and injured animals that the Medina County SPCA works so diligently throughout the year to protect. Bring your pet and walk or run your favorite distance! It is all about having fun as a family; running or walking with your friends and co-workers; or just call it a day out with your beloved pet. 

$30 for an adult, $15 for a child, and pets are free if you register online/or postmarked mail by October 14, 2018.

We accept race day walk-ups, prices go up after October 15, 2018. 

Race Sponsors & Vendors


Consider sponsoring the 2018 Paws for the Cause Race! 

Please contact Robin Laub at or Nancy Danisek at if you are interested
in becoming a sponsor of the 2018 Paws for the Cause Walk/5K Run.



  2017 Sponsors


Media Sponsor, The Gazette

The City of Medina

Dairy Queen,
Medina Northland


Taylor Rental
Broadview Heights


Holland & Muirden


Second Sole

Levin Mattress

Atelier Design

Music Incorporated DJ Services

Lloyd and Joanne Knudsen

Hub and Mary-Marg Marquis

Animal Supply Company
Orrville, OH


Petco – Strongsville

Helping Everyone’s Loving  Pets

Second Sole-Medina

Dog Gone Crazy Kennels

Marissa Rosalie Photography

Pet Value – Strongsville

Stop Puppy Mills- Ohio Initiative 2018

Awesome Paws, Medina Dog Grooming


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