NDR is leading the pack!

Our 2nd annual Ride4Paws is confirmed! SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, September 9, 2023!

Our first annual NDR Ride4Paws Poker Run was an enormous success!

Thank you to everyone who supported our Ride.  We were told for a first ride we’d be doing well with 30 participants.  We had 83!  Between sponsors, riders and donations we raised $8200 to help our dogs!

Thank you to all the participants, our volunteers and our sponsors:

  • Purina

  • Co-operators Insurance
  • Hutton Forest Products
  • Tenpine Web Development
  • Quite Alright

Thank you also to Ultimate Exotics for the amazing first prize, Joseph Haulage, Bones from the Niagara IceDogs, all the businesses that donated prizes, HTZ FM, and our Stops:  Husky Travel Centre, Crazy Macaws, Vansickle Pet Valu, Tons of Bike Gear, Hippo’s at Mohawk Marina and Willoughby Firehall. 

We could not have done this without you!  Thank you for helping our dogs!

Some comments from our participants:


“It was an awesome ride and for a great cause. I will be returning next year. Tito says thank you for the dog wash lol” 

“First I would like to thank all the volunteers for a amazing day. It truly was enjoyable.”  

“Thanks again for a wonderful day and looking forward to next year.”

“My wife both enjoyed the ride and will definitely support your cause again next year. We both rode this year and will encourage our friends to join us next year. Thank you for all your hard work.”

“Thanks,great ride.” 

“I had a great time will definitely do it again next year.”

“Congratulations and looking forward to next year it will be big.”

"THANKS for hosting such an amazing, and beautiful ride with wonderful stops.  We met a lot of great people  that  day and look forward to next year."

More about the event:

Enjoy a fun ride through the Niagara Region in Southern Ontario on your Motorcycle all while playing poker and fun games for prizes! Build your poker hand while raising funds to support our furry, four-legged friends.

1st Prize: The Ultimate 3 Hour Supercar Experience For 2! From Ultimate Exotics.

The 3 HR Supercar Experience is an all inclusive driving experience that gets you behind the wheel of up to 5 of the world's top exotics and supercars. Experience over 100 turns, 2 elevation changes and escarpment views along our professionally designed driving routes in the heart of the scenic Niagara and countryside regions. See ultimateexotics.ca for full details.

EARLY BIRD PRIZE! Register by September 1 to be entered for a chance to win a NIAGARA PARKS PASS FOR 2! This pass is valued at $300 and includes the following attractions: Niagara’s Fury, Journey Behind the Falls, Whirlpool Aero Car, White Water Walk, Butterfly Conservatory, Floral Showhouse, Laura Secord Homestead, Mackenzie Printery, McFarland House, and Old Fort Erie. Also included is Falls Incline Railway and WEGO Transportation.

Registration 10:00 - 12:00 noon at Husky Travel Centre, 615 York Road in beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake. Ending at Willoughby Firehall, 11208 Sodom Road, Niagara Falls (Ticket includes BBQ/Food)

The route is approximately 140km, 2 ¼ hour driving time and avoids highways.

  • Start-Husky Travel Centre- 615 York Rd. NOTL. (you will pick your first card here)
  • Stop 1-Crazy Macaws, 4681 Queen St. Niagara Falls.
  • Stop 2-Vansickle Pet Valu, 420 Vansickle Rd. St. Catharines
  • Stop 3-Tons of Bike Gear, 4179 Hwy 20 St. Anns
  • Stop 4-Hippos at Mohawk Marina, 2472 N Shore Dr, Lowbanks
  • End-Willoughby Firehall, 11208 Sodom Rd. Niagara Falls.
Licensed Bar.

$30 per rider/$20 per passenger.
Additional hand available for $10.

Maximum ONE extra hand per person.

We look forward to seeing you with the rest of the pack on September 10th.

This event is Rain or Shine.

Thank you for helping our dogs!