4th Annual Dogs Gone Swimming
End the Dog Days of Summer with a Splash!
Time: 11 am to 4 pm
Silent Auction -- check out some of our fantastic items!
Special Services (low cost vaccines & spay/neuter)
Facebook Event Page (please share with your friends)
There will be lots of fun and activities for the entire family -- including the canine members! Register now for a swim session for your dog (below). All proceeds for this event benefit Friends of Norfolk Animal Care & Adoption Center. We are also grateful for the support of our sponsors including PETCO Foundation. For the entire list, click here.
Online registration has closed. You may register for swim sessions on site the day of event as space is available.
Click here for the Center Ring Schedule. The day's activities will include:
Area Animal Shelters & Rescues
Adoptable Dog Parade (dogs available from area shelters & rescues)
Debbie & Bonnie (former shelter dog performance)
Pit Bull Drill Team Performance
Rip Tide (Tides Mascot)
Nail Clip & Microchip (for dogs only)
Low Cost Vaccinations for Dogs
Emergency Services Pet Trailer & Evacuation Education
Norfolk Sheriff’s Children’s Safety Print (indentification)
WHRO – Kids Theme
Lots of games and contests for kids & dogs
And of course . . . DOGS GONE SWIMMING
And so much more!!!!
Check out last year's event --
Check out last year's event -- click here.
Va. Beach SPCA, PETA, Dog and Cat Hospital, Norfolk Public Health & Norfolk City Treasurer’s Office have generously made these special services available at Dogs Gone Swimming:
The VBSPCA Neuter Scooter & PETA’s Snip Van will be on site!
To schedule spay/neuters, call:
Friends of the Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center gratefully acknowledges the dedication and hard work of the VBSPCA to coordinate the organizations providing low-cost spay/neuters and vaccines. Thank you!
Dogs Gone Swimming benefits Friends of Norfolk
Animal Care & Adoption Center. We are grateful for
our generous sponsors who are helping us to take care of
homeless animals and help them find their forever
Dogs Gone Swimming benefits Friends of Norfolk Animal Care & Adoption Center. We are grateful for our generous sponsors who are helping us to take care of homeless animals and help them find their forever families.
Herding Group ($1,000)
Hound Group ($500)