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Cocktails and Canines
Wags n' Whiskers
Atlas Brew Works World's Fair
Pups in the Park

Virginia Wine Tour
DC Walk for the Animals & Pet-A-Palooza
DC's Dancing Stars Gala


Cocktails and Canines

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Neiman Marcus
Mazza Gallerie - Level One
5300 Wisconsin Avenue NW

Bring your pup and join us at Neiman Marcus Mazza Gallerie for an evening of fashion and fun.

Dress to impress and you could win a $500 Neiman Marcus shopping spree. Guests that come dressed along with their pup in their finest attire will be entered to win "Best Dressed Duo". Show how fashionable you (and your pup) can be!

Passed sips & bites
Photo's with your pup
Treats for your pup

Book signing with Mollie's Tail author, Ellen Gilman. She will donate 50% of book sales to WHS.

RSVP: rsvpwashington@neimanmarcus.com or 202-966-9700 x2346 

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Charity Trivia Night

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
8:00 PM
Solly's U Street Tavern
1942 11th St NW
Washington, DC 20001

Join the fun for Sully's weekly trivia night. They will donate 10% of the evenings proceeds to the Washington Humane Society, on behalf of one of our Team WHS Marine Corps Marathon runners (Erika Rydberg).

There will also be LOTS of fun giveaways and chances to win awesome prizes!
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Wags n' Whiskers

Saturday, August 23, 2014
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Village at Shirlington
Arlington, VA

WHS will have a booth at this community event hosted by The Village at Shirlington. Stop by and say hello and meet some of our adoptable pups!

For more information please visit The Village website
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Atlas Brew Works World's Fair
An Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, September 6, 2014
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Atlas Brew Works
2052 West Virginia Ave NE
Suite 102
Washington, DC 20002

$10 per ticket and a portion of the ticket will benefit WHS. One beer included in ticket price. Must be 21 years of age.

More information and tickets may be purchased at tickets.ontaponline.com.

Rain or shine.

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Pups in the Park

Sunday, September 7, 1:35 pm vs. Philadelphia Phillies -- SOLD OUT; additional tickets "may" become available in August

NEW! Wednesday, September 24, 7:05 pm vs. New York Mets

All tickets are sold exclusively by the Washington Nationals. For more information please visit the Washington Nationals website or www.nationals.com/pups.

All dogs must have up to date tags and owners must bring proof of vaccinations. The Washington Nationals will send you a waiver to sign and bring to the game.

Please make sure you purchase a Pups in the Park ticket for each person and each dog attending the game. Pups in the Park tickets are located in the Outfield Reserved Section 140-143. These are the ONLY sections dogs are allowed during the game.
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Schedule a Virginia Wine Tour & Support WHS!

We are excited to welcome a new partner, Virginia Wine Tours. Schedule your tour between now and November 2014 and they will donate 5% of sales to WHS. See what Virginia wineries have to offer and help the animals at the same time. Book a tour today at www.northernvirginiawinetours.com


DC Walk for the Animals & Pet-A-Palooza

Saturday, September 27, 2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Kingsbury Center
5000 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20011

Walk with us to end pet homelessness in DC. Register today atwww.dclovesdcanimals.org!

Walk with your dog, create a walk team and walk with your friends, family, neighbors, or colleagues, or just join us for a few hours of fun for you and your dog.

Dogs are welcome and encouraged to attend. No retractable leashes please.

Help us spread the word. Download the event flyer here

  DC Walk and PetAPalooza logo


DC's Dancing Stars Gala

Saturday, October 25, 2014
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Ritz Carlton Tysons Corner
1700 Tysons Blvd
McLean, VA 22102

WHS is one of the charity beneficiaries of this new event. Check out the event website for more details and to see how you can get involved.www.dcsdancingstars.com.

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