Ann-Brownell with UPAWS

MARQUETTE, MI – Great Lakes Radio News– The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter’s Ann Brownell joined Mark and Walt in the Morning to promote the annual “Strut Your Mutt” fundraiser coming up on Saturday, September 10-th at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette with registration at 9-am and “Strut Time” at 10-am.

Ann explained that every registered walker gets a goody bag & every dog gets a strut bandana. If you register by Sept. 3-rd your dog could be the “Leader of the Pack” & start the walk! There will be prizes for the 3 top fundraisers in Adult & Junior categories PLUS a great team prize. All proceeds go to help shelter pets.

To listen to the interview with Ann, please click below:

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To visit the UPAWS website, please click “HERE“.


Ann Brownell with the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter, or UPAWS, joined us today to preview their annual fund raiser the “Cause for Paws Benefit Dinner and Dance” on Saturday, May 7-th at the UpFront and Company in Marquette.

The event will feature a social hour, dinner and dancing and dozens of raffle and door prizes all to benefit UPAWS.  The event gets underway at 5:30 pm and tickets can be picked up at several locations around Marquette County and online at the UPAWS website.

For more information about the event as well as other activities at the UPAWS shelter, please click “HERE” to listen to the interview with Ann Brownell.  To log on to the UPAWS website, please click “HERE“.