Wednesday, February 10 - Monday, March 29
Do you think you have the cutest dog in Washington? Prove it! Enter your cutest photo of your dog and you could be featured in the Washingtonian magazine. The entry fee is $30 and a portion of your entry benefits HRA.
Enter here today.
Young animal enthusiasts in grades K-12 are invited to meet companion animals up-close when they Zoom into HRA’s Fun Fur Fridays.
Each week a different animal or group of animals are front and center on computer screens. Meet cats, kittens, dogs, pups, guinea pigs, hamsters, and rabbits temporarily residing in HRA’s fabulous foster homes. A few animals living their best lives in their forever homes often drop by, too! You never know who will stop by for a quick meet and greet. Enjoy a virtual 30-minute animal break every Friday. Students eager to close out the school week with a smile or a giggle won’t want to miss Fun Fur Fridays!
Fun Fur Fridays at 4:00 PM EST
Questions? Email [email protected]
Friday, March 5 - Friday, March 26
In STRAY, a trio of canine outcasts roam the streets of Istanbul. Through their eyes and ears, we are shown an intimate portrait of the life of a city and its people. Rent the movie and watch it at home. 50% of the movie rental will benefit HRA.
Rent the movie today.
Ready to meet your new furry friend? Join us at this wonderful adoption event where you will find your lucky pet. All you need to do is to visit us at 1022 M ST SE, meet your future family member, complete the adoption process online and pick up your pet straight from the event. It's that simple!
Due to Covid-19, we will be following CDC guidelines. Everyone will be asked to wear a mask, maintain 6ft distance and sanitize their hands. Help us keep you safe! You can learn more here https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/your-health/need-to-know.html
Attention high school students. Have you ever wondered what it is like to practice veterinary medicine? Are you thinking about veterinary medicine as a possible career? There are many career options for veterinarians. Get your questions answered by the experts. Join HRA and St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center on Saturday, March 20th from 10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. for Veterinary Medicine Careers Exploration. Veterinarians with specialties in surgery and shelter medicine will discuss their work and some of the many choices within the profession. In addition, a current University of Missouri veterinary student will share her journey which includes volunteer work and study abroad programs.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE MARCH 20TH WORKSHOP!
The cost for the workshop is $25. However, no student will be denied access to participate because of the inability to pay. For information on financial assistance, please contact [email protected].
CREATE A PORTRAIT OF CHAMP AND MAJOR BIDEN:
First Dogs Portraiture Event, A Virtual Opportunity for students ages 7 to 17
Student art enthusiasts and dog lovers, ages 7 to 17, are invited to join HRA on Saturday, March 20th at 1:00 p.m., for an hour-long virtual portraiture event. Get your pencils, pastels, paints, and paper ready to create your very own official First Dogs portrait. Registered artists will receive guided instructions using photos of Champ and Major Biden. Plus, live models, perhaps long distant cousins of the famous duo, will be front and center on the screen. This event will be held on the Zoom Meeting platform. Enrollment is limited.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE MARCH 20TH, 1:00 p.m. First Dogs Portrait EVENT!
The cost for the workshop is $10. However, no student will be denied access to participate because of the inability to pay. For information on financial assistance, please contact [email protected].
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