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DC Walk for the Animals

Saturday, September 21, 2019 | 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Transit Pier | The Wharf
970 Wharf Street SW
Washington, DC 20024

Join us for this year's DC Walk for the Animals. NEW LOCATION!!! Transit Pier at The Wharf, in partnership with The Wiener 500. 

Online registration has closed but you will be able to register onsite between 11AM-12PM.


32nd Annual Bark Ball 

Saturday, October 19, 2019 | 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009

Join us for the most barked about event of the year. This annual black-tie gala is the only event where movers and shakers of Washington DC can bring their canine companions as their dates. Enjoy an evening honoring the programs and services of the Humane Rescue Alliance with a reception, extensive silent/online, and live auctions, seated vegan dinner, and program.

Tickets are on sale now!


Upcoming Special Events

Max Scherzer Pitching in for Rescue Animals

Help rescue animals find their new families by pledging a donation for every strikeout Max Scherzer gets this season. The Scherzer's will be matching every dollar raised through this campaign. 

Learn more here!


Yappy Hour at Marriott Marquis, Washington DC

Marriott Marquis
901 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20001

Enjoy a delicious Tito's "Puptail" and help support HRA. For every puptail sold from July 26 through September 30, $2 will be donated to HRA. Puptails are available at The Dignitary and The Lobby Bar. 

2019 Pups in the Park

Saturday, September 28 | 4:05 PM

Nationals Park
1500 S Capitol St. SE
Washington, DC 20003

Take your pup to the ball game! 100% of the proceeds from your dog ticket benefits the Humane Rescue Alliance.

Purchase your tickets today!


Cantina Bambina Yappy Hour

Monday, September 30 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Cantina Bambina
960 Wharf St SW
Washington, DC 20024

Join us at Cantina Bambina on the first Monday of the month to find your forever friend and have a drink or two to celebrate! 10% of proceeds will benefit HRA.

The 2nd Annual New York Cat Film Festival

Tuesday, October 1 | 7:00 PM

E Street Cinema
555 11th St NW
Washington, DC 20004

Back by popular demand - there will be an encore showing of the 2nd Annual New York Cat Film Festival for our DC audience. The first showing sold out and we want to make sure everyone gets to see this purr-fect compilation of short cat films. A portion of tickets proceeds will benefit the Humane Rescue Alliance.

Tickets will be on sale soon here.

Kitten Yoga

Saturday, October 12
Session 1: 3 - 4 PM   |   Session 2: 4:15 -5:15 PM

Humane Rescue Alliance
15 Oglethorpe St. NW
Washington, DC 20011

Join Yoga Heights at the Humane Rescue Alliance (15 Oglethorpe St NW; Mural Room) for a yoga class like none other! Sweet kittens, some available for adoption, will have the run of the room while participants enjoy a gentle yoga class. There are two sessions available for each date listed below.

No yoga experience needed. All proceeds from your $25 ticket will support HRA. 

Purchase your tickets today!

Questions concerning an upcoming event?
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