Franklin’s Friends is proud to present the fifth annual HOWL-O-WEEN Dog Walk-a-Thon and Canine Costume Contest on October 27 from 9 am to noon at Secret Lake Park in Casselberry. The event will feature a leisurely dog walk, canine costume contest, adoptable dogs, pet-friendly vendors, raffles and more! Registration is $20 per person in advance; $25 at the door or FREE if you raise $100. There will be prizes for top individual and team fundraisers and best costumes. All proceeds benefit Franklin’s Friends – an all volunteer 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission is to support Central Florida animal welfare by fundraising for local nonprofit and government agencies that are dedicated to Shelter/Rescue, Spay/Neuter, and Community education projects. For more information please visit www.franklinsfriends.dojiggy.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (260) 693-7387.