The 2018 Fast and the Furriest 5k is hosted by the Colorado State University First and Second Year DVM classes to raise money for the Companion Care Fund. The event will feature a chip-timed 5k, kids’ race, business expo, raffle, and silent auction. Each participant gets a bag of goodies including Fast and the Furriest socks, coupons, discounts, and more! There will be massages post-race and some food and drink available!
The Companion Care Fund provides financial assistance to low-income community members who need help paying for lifesaving or emergency procedures performed at the James L. Voss Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Veterinary students at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital established the Companion Care fund so that companion animals would not be denied care due to lack of finances