Houston’s oldest dog run & walk! Register as an individual or start a team, and raise funds for Houston Humane Society’s life saving programs.  Anyone can participate; we don’t allow dogs without a current rabies vaccination. Come for the race, stay for the party in the park!

The K-9 Fun Run & Walk benefits the Houston Humane Society,a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) charity. 


DATE: Saturday, April 29, 2017 

at Lynn Eusan Park, located at the University of Houston, 4800 Calhoun Rd., Houston, TX 77004

TIME: 8:00AM – 12:00PM (Rain or Shine)

  • Race day registration and packet pick-up opens at 8:00AM.
  • Competitive 1 mile run with your dog begins at 10:00AM.  Non-competitive jog/walk (with or without a dog) begins at 10:10AM.
  • Post race party begins directly after the race.  The party is open to all race participants, and it includes vendor booths, food & drinks, doggy costume contest, HHS alumni parade, dog themed demonstrations, music, and more!

REGISTRATION   Register Today >

Register today for Houston’s oldest dog walk! Form a team or run/walk solo. Fundraise to reach milestones beginning at $100 and receive incentives along the way. Each dollar raised helps the many deserving animals cared for by Houston Humane Society each day.

  • Early registration by Friday, April 14th for just $25 (1 person / 1 dog) or $30 (1 person / 2 dogs)
  • Online Registration from April 15th – April 26th at Midnigh for $30 (1 person / 1 dog) or $35 (1 person / 2 dogs)
  • Registration April 27th - April 28th for $30 (1 person / 1 dog) or $35 (1 person / 2 dogs) at Packet Pick Up locations ONLY.
  • Late registration, day of the event for $40 (1person / 1 dog) or $45 (1 person / 2 dogs)
  • Registration fee includes limited edition race shirt for you, dogdanna for your dog, race bib number, goody bag, and entry to the post race party.


Want to sleep in and still help all of the furry friends at the Houston Humane Society?

No worries, pledge a gift today!


Registration & Packet Pick-up Dates & Locations:

Tuesday, April 25th:                      

11:00am – 6:00pm: Houston Humane Society Adoptions Center – 14700 Almeda Road, Houston TX 77053  

Wednesday, April 26th:                

11:00am – 3:00pm at Houston Humane Society Adoptions Center            


 4:00pm – 8:00pm – Winter Street Studios; 2101 Winter St, Houston, TX 77007 - Entrance C

Thursday, April 27th:                      

11:00am –6:00pm at Houston Humane Society Adoptions Center        

Friday, April 28th:                            

11:00am – 6:00pm – Houston Humane Society Adoptions Center


Saturday, April 29th (RACE DAY) 

8:00am – 9:45am – Registration / Packet Pick up Booth at Lynn Eusan Park, University of Houston



Best way to spend the day with your dog for a great cause! All proceeds from the race directly benefit Houston Humane Society; home to Houston’s only $30 spay/neuter clinic. Guaranteed great fun so grab your friends, family, and Fido for a community event with all the things we love – dog watching, food, drink, prizes, entertainment and music!


Money Raised: $7,910.00 Goal: $25,000.00

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