Events & Fundraisers!

Please come see us at one of our upcoming Events and Fundraisers.

Or plan your own Fundraiser!

Join us Sunday, April 21 at Jockey’s Ridge for our 3rd Annual Bark in the Park!

Bring the puppers out for an afternoon of good times for you and them! Live music, vendors, hotdogs, beer and pup activities! Fun for dogs to include: pup cups, paw prints, DIY leashes! 

Live music with Joe Mapp & the Coordinates! Cold beer from Swells’a Brewing! Hotdogs from Tubbs!

Hoomans, have your best bark ready and enter our Great American Bark-Off Contest! That’s right, best bark wins super cool prizes!!

Sunday, April 21 from 1pm-4pm at Jockey’s Ridge State Park

Community Outreach

We are so incredibly grateful to our OBX community that loves and supports us. As such, we like to offer ways we can give back. If you have a creative idea for an event that you think echoes our mission, contact us! We would love to collaborate!

If your organization or business would like to schedule any of the above or host an Adoption Event or Fundraiser, please contact our Events Coordinator at or call 252-475-5620 to be connected with the right person.



Birthday parties at the shelter.
(No more than 10 attendees)

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School Groups

Bring your school group to the shelter to tour and learn about what we do.

Educational Presentations

Educational Presentations

Educational presentations at your organization.

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