Golden Gate Lab Rescue: 25th Anniversary Reunion & Walk-a-thon

GGLRR Group Photo 2011

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Saturday, June 18th, I had the pleasure and honor of attending Golden Gate Labrador Retriever Rescue’s 25th Anniversary and Walk-a-thon, held at Crissy Field in San Francisco.

Organized by Liz Frome and Cyndi Harrell, the celebration and fundraising event was a big success. Nearly a hundred Lab lovers and their 58 dogs attended, raising $4,000 for the rescue. The event kicked off at 1:00 p.m. with a one-mile walk along Crissy Field’s promenade and ended with a group photo on the lawn with the iconic Golden Gate Bridge in the background.

For the group photo, there were all the logistical difficulties involved with dealing with such a large number of peeps ‘n their dogs, as well as the issues of harsh lighting (mid-day sun) and San Fran’s notorious fog.  In spite, my wonderful spouse and photo assistant, Ananda, and I managed to pull it off and came away with not only a nice group photo but lots of fun candid shots of the afternoon activities.

Here are a few more images from the event:

A GGLRR Lab hanging out at Crissy Field. Click the image to view slideshow.

Jackson, at the GGLRR Reunion. Click image to slideshow.

Treats at GGLRR Reunion

Labs LOVE treats! Click image to view slideshow.

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