The Doggy Dash is not only a fun event for you and your dog, but it is the largest annual fundraising event for the Sacramento SPCA.

Your registration and participation in the Doggy Dash helps the Sacramento SPCA care for more than 6,500 animals annually. Funds raised at this event provides medical care to sick or injured animals, low cost vaccinations and spay/neuter services for the local community, behavior training and humane education programs and much more. See below on how your dollars are put to work! No amount is too small, and together we can make a huge difference for the animals in our care. Thank you for going above and beyond for animals in need.

Download the 2018 Doggy Dash Fundraiser Packet for complete information on how to get started as a fundraiser!

See how the dollars you raise will help animal’s in-need:
  • $5,000 will provide spay/neuter surgery for 100 dogs.
  • $3,500 will allow for the administration of vaccinations and other preventatives for approx. 30 shelter animals.
  • $2,500 will allow for the construction of new play areas and agility equipment for animal enrichment programs at the shelter.
  • $1,000 will cover a quarter of the weekly cost for the We Pay to Spay program.
  • $750 will cover the cost of dental care for shelter animals.
  • $500 will cover the free vaccine clinic for senior citizens for one week.
  • $250 will house and feed a litter of kittens placed with a foster care volunteer.
  • $100 will cover the cost for one child to attend Camp Kindness.
  • $50 will microchip 10 shelter animals.
  • $35 will provide one animal with a full belly and a warm, comfortable place to sleep for one day.


Thank you to our Alpha Dog and Great Dane Sponsors. View All Sponsors Here