Community Events

Join the Humane Society of Chittenden County for our 
27th Annual Walk for the Animals & 5K Doggie Fun Run! This year's event will be hosted at a brand new location, Burlington's Waterfront Park! Save the date for Saturday, August 14th.
The Walk & Run will kick off at 9am. Dogs are welcome to join you on the course!
Unable to join in-person? No problem, we have a virtual option which allows you to enjoy your course from anywhere (your neighborhood, backyard, favorite park, or even your own treadmill!) all while supporting HSCC.
Make sure to create your fundraising page -  all fundraisers who raise $100+ will receive a commemorative event t-shirt and doggie bandana!
**Top Fundraisers will be awarded awesome prizes!**
  • Top Adult Fundraiser - Awarded Ben & Jerry's ice cream for a year! (via 52 free pint coupons good everywhere B&J is sold!) 
  • Top Youth - 10 student passes with gear at Petra Cliffs (valued at $216)!
  • Top Team - $250 gift card to The Great Northern!
Many thanks & woofs for joining the fun and supporting your local Humane Society! Please click here for more details.
~ The HSCC Team

 160 Flynn Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401 (map)

A fun filled fundraising event that supports the animals in The Humane Society of Chittenden County’s care, the programs they offer our community and their mission! Leash up your dog (or not, dogs not required;) to enjoy HSCC's large play yard on the hill. There will also be food from Moe's Southwest Grill.

Tickets can be purchased at the event for $15, which gets you two drinks and one Moe's Southwest Grill food item ticket! If you want to enjoy just the food and/or fun with no beer tickets are $5!

Pet Food Warehouse is excited to announce the next out-of-this-world Wag It Forward: A Nonprofit Festival for Pets will be held at the Champlain Valley Exposition on Sunday, September 26, 2021! 

Save the date to join us, local animal rescues and welfare groups, pet food and related vendors for a stellar day of family and pet-friendly fun and activities featuring dock diving with Ultimate Air Dogs, local food trucks, live music, and much more!

Please click HERE for details!