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Finding Gobi – Meet Dion and Gobi at BarxParx
July 29, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come and be taken on a journey, a true & inspiring story with New York Times bestselling author, Dion Leonard & his incredible dog, Gobi. Dion was competing in a 155 mile running race across the Gobi desert in China and a stray dog joined him for 77 miles and it changed both their lives forever. Hear about the drama, the heart ache & the near loss as Gobi goes missing in the huge city or Urumqi. Dion’s quest to find Gobi would change both of their lives forever.
It’s an evening event not to be missed. You will get the chance to meet the duo, listen to their heartwarming story and have the opportunity to pick up your very own pawtographed and autographed copy of the book.
Tickets are $7.50 for Barx Parx members & $12.50 for non-members with a percentage of that fee going to Paw Partners Unleashed, a not for profit organization that helps animal rescues across the valley by donating needed pet items and supplies.
Venue is for 21 years old & over. Dogs are permitted at the event if they have already passed the pre-scheduled behavior assessment. All dogs must come with an accompanying human.
Paw Partners Unleashed is a 501(c)(3) organization.
Tickets for this limited capacity event are available at eventbrite.