Bark in the Park - Rescheduled

Rescheduled: Bark in the Park
Sunday, September 27th | 12pm - 3pm at Lock 3

Bark in the Park is Summit County’s biggest celebration of pets and the people who love them.

Food Trucks | Beer Garden | Pet Expo with local vendors | Mobile Adoption Center | Blessing of the Animals | Demonstrations | Live Entertainment | Activities | Raffles | Contests | and much, much more!

Sponsorship Information

With our event changing, we are revising and enhancing our sponsor opportunities. Contact Carli Molinelli, Event Coordinator with questions or to pledge your support at

Click here for the Sponsor Packet!

Paws for a Cause: Virtual Walk raised over $40,000 for vet care!

Thanks goes to you: our Virtual Walk Pack, our supporters, and our donors, for helping to exceed our Virtual Walk Goal this year! Over 550 people generously contributed, raising a grand total of $40,237! Every dollar will support lifesaving veterinary care for the rescue animals at HSSC. On behalf of the staff and animals - thank you!

Our fundraising page will remain open until May 31st! If you didn't get a chance to donate already, your gift will still help support veterinary care at HSSC!


Video: Thank you Virtual Walk Pack and Sponsors!>>

Our 2020 Top Dog Fundraisers!

Each year, we recognize the top fundraisers and teams for their incredible contributions to meeting our goal. Their reward? Glory! And, an adorable trophy that will be provided at a later date. Congratulations team members, and thank you for your dedication and support!

Top Individuals

1st Place

Brenda Ehrhardt - $2,710

2nd Place

Megan Bobula - $2,495

3rd Place

Sarah Whitford - $1,540

Top Community Team

HSSC Team Cats - $4,580

Honorable Mention - HSSC Board of Directors - $4,345

Top Workplace Team

BBW Strong (Bath and Body Works) - $540

2019 Event Photos!


Animals Adopted in 2019


Cruelty Investigations in 2019


Veterinary Exams and Surgeries in 2019