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A Good Reason to Drink
Happy Hour at Mango Tree
Bowl N' Bark
Yoga with Kittens
Cantina Marina Yappy Hour
 Pups in the Park
Dog Wash at Fur-Get Me Not


Fashion for Paws 11th Annual Runway Show

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!

Happy Hour at Mango Tree

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM  
Mango Tree
900 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20001 

Join us for the monthly happy hour at Mango Tree located in theCityCenterDC on the 4th Tuesday of every month this summer! 15% of all happy hour wine sales between 5pm-8pm will benefit the Washington Humane Society/Washington Animal Rescue League.

June 28
July 26
August 23
September 27 

A Good Reason to Drink  

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bar Dupont
1500 New Hampshire Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036

Bring your four legged friend onto the Bar Dupont patio to enjoy some treats, extended happy hour specials, and live music! 15% of sales from the night will benefit the Washington Humane Society/Washington Animal Rescue League. 


Bowl N' Bark

Friday, July 15, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bowl America Gaithersburg
1101 Clopper Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Join us for a night of family fun and bowling! A portion of ticket sales benefit the Washington Humane Society/Washington Animal Rescue League. 

$30 ticket includes: 
-2 hours of unlimited bowling from 6:00pm-8:00pm
-A rental pair of bowling shoes 
-Pizza dinner including vegetarian pizza, chips and dip, veggie trays, and soda
-One Bowl N' Bark grab bag

Please click here to purchase your tickets.


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Yoga with Kittens

Saturday, July 16, 2016
Saturday, August 13, 2016

3:00 PM - 4:15 PM 
WHS/WARL Training Room
15 Oglethorpe Street NW
Washington, DC 20011

Join Yoga Heights , at WHS/WARL on July 16 or August 13 for a yoga class like none other! Shelter kittens--all available for adoption--will have the run of the room while participants enjoy a gentle yoga class. So come out and enjoy some exercise from 3 to 4:15 p.m. and maybe meet your future best feline friend! No yoga experience needed. All proceeds from your $20 ticket will support WHS/WARL. Click here to sign up. 

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 will support WHS/WARL. Join us for our monthly yappy hours on one of the following Monday nights: 

July 18
August 15
September 19 

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: 

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

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

Tickets on sale now!

For questions, please contact Rachel at Rthaler@washhumane.org.
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Dog Wash at Fur-Get Me Not

Saturday, September 24, 2016
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fur-Get Me Not Adams Morgan
1722 Flordia Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009 

Come get your pup squeaky clean at Fur-Get Me Not and 100% of the proceeds will benefit the Washington Humane Society/Washington Animal Rescue League! 
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Fashion for Paws
11th Annual Runway Show

Saturday, April 8, 2017
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H St NW
Washington, DC

Interested is becoming a fundraising model for the 2017 event? Email emiller@washhumane.org for more details.

Tickets on sale January 16, 2017! 

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