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Pups in the Park
Pasta for Pets

Cantina Marina Yappy Hour

29th Annual Bark Ball
Shake Shack Adopt and Lunch

WHS Events are some of the best in the city! 

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Check out our listings on BizBash's
2015 list of the Top 100 Events in DC!

Fashion for Paws - #1 Fashion & Beauty Event
Bark Ball - #25 Benefits

Do YOU want to host the next
Washington Humane Society Fundraiser?

WHS is always looking for new and exciting fundraising ideas to help raise money for the homeless animals of DC.

If you would like to support WHS by hosting a fundraising event, please email your proposal to Rthaler@washhumane.org.  

With the recent merger of the Washington Humane Society and the Washington Animal Rescue League (more info herewe are able to present you with even more options to join us at upcoming events. All events listed below support the combined new organization.

We are looking forward to seeing you soon!

Pups in the Park  

Nationals Park
1500 S Capitol Street SE
Washington, DC 20003

Bring your pups to Nationals Park to support the Washington Humane Society on these dates: 

Saturday, May 14 at 7:05 PM: Nationals vs. Marlins

Friday, May 27 at 7:05 PM: Nationals vs. Cardinals 

Monday, June 13 at 7:05 PM: Nationals vs. Cubs

Thursday, September 8 at 7:05 PM: Nationals vs. Phillies

Saturday, October 1 at 4:05 PM: Nationals vs. Marlins

Tickets on sale now!
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Pasta for Pets  

Saturday, April 30, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Eastern Market's North Hall
225 7th Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003

Join us for an all you can eat pasta dinner and bingo night! It's a great night for the whole family in support of the animals of Washington, DC.
Click here to purchase your tickets. 
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Cantina Marina Yappy Hour 

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cantina Marina
600 Water Street SW
Washington, DC 20024

Enjoy drinks overlooking the Potomac as you visit with some of our adorable adoptable pups! A portion of the sales support our shelter animals. Join us for our monthly yappy hours on one of the following Monday nights: 

May 18
June 20
July 18
August 15
September 19 


Saturday, May 21, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Rose Park
Corner of 23rd and P Street NW
Washington, DC  

Join us for our annual yoga with your dog event! Purchase your $10 ticket here to bring your four legged pal to a class in the park taught by Tranquil Space. 


29th Annual Bark Ball

Saturday, June 11, 2016
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20009

Tickets on sale now!

For more information, visit www.barkball.org.
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Shake Shack Adopt and Lunch 

Sunday, June 12, 2016
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Shake Shack Dupont
1216 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

Bring this flyer to the Dupont Circle Shake Shack and 15% of your meal purchase will be donated to the Washington Humane Society/Washington Animal Rescue League!

Adoptable pups and cats will be at the Shack! New adopters will be gifted with ShackBurger Dog Biscuits & Pooch-inis. 
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