Webb City Welcomes four-legged runners in Fast & Furriest 5k

WEBB CITY, Mo. – The Joplin Humane Society today hosted its Second Annual Fast and the Furriest 5k/1m race.

Runners at King Jack Park had the option of running a virtual 5k or a regular 5k. Participants also had the opportunity to race only one mile if they wished.

The event welcomed dogs and strollers, and organizers say the money raised went towards benefiting the Joplin Humane Society.