He said: "We were happy to host the Big Walkies
for our local RSPCA centre this year, we have worked together for the past decade on the Shibden Dog Day so it's a natural transition to become involved in their Big Walkies
Last year, Big Walkies
raised over PS100,000 and it's hoped this year will raise even more to help give animals in need a second chance at a happy ending.
event manager Tess Drew said: "We are really looking forward to the RSPCA Big Walkies
this year as it is going to be our biggest ever.
Dutt also confirmed that each battery comes with a five-year warranty--the average lifespan of a walkie
She said: I''m really hoping to get lots of support for our Go Walkies
for Guide Dogs event.
TIME FOR WALKIES
Denise Robertson at the PDSA fundraiser at Roker Park, Sunderland.
They reckon it will take over from walkies
in the country within three years.
It costs PS10 to register, after which you get a Big Walkies
pack with full details of the event.
The two most common battery packs on walkies
are wet cell batteries and gel batteries.
On Sunday, PDSA Walkies
is inviting dog owners and animal lovers to take part in a sponsored dog walk to raise vital funds for pets in need of vets.
To highlight this issue, and to raise funds, PDSA is launching Walkies
, a UK wide series of sponsored dog walks, designed to promote dog walking and keep four-legged friends healthy.
Join the Blue Peter team's example and sign-up for the Comic Relief Wet Nose Walkies
Included are electrically powered hand trucks, walkies