Dogs Gone Swimming

Dogs Gone Swimming is an annual fundraiser presented by Friends of Norfolk Animal Care Center to benefit NACC. Eagerly anticipated by dogs and their families, this fun experience closes out the summer with pool swims, entertainment, contests and more, while raising money to support a variety of programs including medical care, fostering, adoption and more. It's the best doggone pool party of the year!!

Saturday, September 14, 2019 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

(rain date Sunday, Sept. 15th)

Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center

7300 Newport Avenue

Norfolk, VA 23505

We love our sponsors!!  Consider becoming a first-time sponsor for this event. To our returning sponsors, Thank You!  Your levels of support goes a long way in assisting the homeless animals in our community.  Click here for more details.

Hey Vendors!! Dogs Gone Swimming is a great opportunity to reach hundreds of pet lovers and the local community with YOUR unique products and services. Best of all there is no vendor fee this year.  We just need to know that you want to join in on the fun. Click here to download a copy of the Vendor Registration form. We look forward to seeing you in "Vendor Village".

This Year's Participating Vendors:

Pug Rescue of North Carolina

Angel Pets

Four Paws Down

Chesapeake Humane Society


Zoom Room




Colley Avenue Copies

Goodman Portraits

Pugs U Gotta Save

Sign up in advance for your preferred swim slot

Online registration is now closed but don't worry,  you can can still buy your tickets at the gate.  The address is: 
Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center
7300 Newport Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23505
Make A Difference To Homeless Pets


With your generous donations, together we can change the lives of animals in Hampton Roads.

Amazon Wishlist


Take the guesswork out of knowing what to donate to NACC.  Click on the Amazon wishlist button below and review NACC's list of needed items. Simply choose an item or two, place your order and they'll be conveniently delivered directly to the shelter.


How easy is that!

Click here to log into Amazon

and 0.05% of your purchase price will be donated to 
Friends of NACC

Register your Kroger Rewards card and make a donation just by shopping!

  Learn more here.

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Animal Care Center


5585 Sabre Road
Norfolk, VA 23502



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Photos courtesy of staff, volunteers, & adopters featuring NACC animals and event participants.

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