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: Sunday, April 28, 2019

at T. C. Jester Park, 4201 T. C. Jester Blvd., Houston, TX 77018

TIME: 8:00AM – 11:00AM (Rain or Shine)

  • Race day registration and packet pick-up opens at 8:00AM.
  • Competitive 1 mile run with your dog begins at 9:00AM.  Non-competitive jog/walk (with or without a dog) begins at 9:10AM.
  • 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!


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 19th for just $25 (1 person / 1 dog) or $30 (1 person / 2 dogs)
  • Online Registration from April 20th – April 24th at Noon for $30 (1 person / 1 dog) or $35 (1 person / 2 dogs)
  • Registration April 24th - April 27th 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.
  • NEW! Virtual run/walk registration by April 26th for just $40


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:

Friday, April 26th

Shake Shack

6205 Kirby Dr.

Houston, TX 77005

3:00pm - 7:00pm


Sunday, April 28th (RACE DAY) 

8:00am – 8:45am – Registration / Packet Pick up T. C. Jester Park



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!