IHAD Domestic Events


Confirmed IHAD domestic events will be added to this list as they are made available to us.
Please check back often to find an IHAD event in your area.
Join us for the 29th annual International Homeless Animals’ Day on Saturday, August 15, 2020



Organization/Sponsor:   Denver Pet Expo
Date:  Saturday, August 15 & Sunday, August 16
Time:  10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Saturday / Sunday 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt St, Denver
Contact:  expo@denverpetexpo.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/denverpetexpo/
Event: The Denver Pet Expo™ is a woofing, chirping, and meowing good time for the whole family! The expo will be packed with an abundance of local and nationally recognized veterinarians, groomers, trainers, retailers and organizations primarily geared towards pet lovers. Whether you’d like to learn, shop, play, or adopt, this is an event you won’t want to miss!


Organization(s):  Halifax Humane Society
Date:  Saturday, August 15
Time:  All day event
Location: Virtual
Contact:  Barry KuKes; Email:  barryk@halifaxhumanesociety.org
Website: www.hhsmuttstrutt.org
Event:  10th Annual Virtual Mutt Strutt Experience!  Halifax Humane Society’s 10th Annual Mutt Strutt will now be a VIRTUAL event! Officially taking place on Saturday August 15th, please join HHS on International Homeless Animals Day to raise support to care for helpless animals. Be one of the first 200 to register to receive a complimentary WAG BAG! (event t-shirts will not be available for this virtual event) For more information email- events@halifaxhumanesociety.org – Register now at http://www.hhsmuttstrutt.org

Sponsor(s):  Susan
Date:  Saturday, August 15
Time:  8:00 AM
Location: Conway Road near 7-Eleven & Holy Land, Orlando
Contact: (407) 924-3814
Event:  Vigil!  Susan welcomes anyone who wants to commemorate this Day to join her.


Organization(s):  Capital Area Animal Welfare Society (CAAWS)
Date:  Saturday, August 15 – August 16
Time:  12 AM
Location: Virtual
Contact:  caawsmail@yahoo.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/291772095476302/
Event: CAAWS Virtual 5K Walk/Run!  Join CAAWS for a VIRTUAL 5K WALK/RUN to benefit the homeless dogs and cats at their shelter! The CAAWS 5K will take place August 15-16 in honor of International Homeless Animals Day. To register, visit www.5K.caaws.org. #CAAWSBR #exerciseforagoodCAAWS.


Organization(s):  Verona Street Animal Society
Date:  Saturday, August 15
Time: 12 AM – 11:59 PM
Location: Virtual
Contact: Email: vsasinc@gmail.com
Event: The Fast & The Furriest® Virtual 5K, 10K and Dog Walk Event will take place on International Homeless Animals’ Day.  On Saturday, August 15th, animal lovers are invited to participate in The Fast & The Furriest® by taking a walk around the block or completing a 5K or 10K on the streets, trails or treadmill. No matter how you participate, know you are helping homeless pets within the Rochester community. FOR MORE INFORMATION: https://bit.ly/3gFBe4J


Organization(s):  Holly Help Spay and Neuter Fund
Date:  August 1 – August 31
Location: Holly Help Store Front Office, #14 Sixth St., Bristol, TN
Contact:  Sue Williams, Founder/Operator
Website: http://hollyhelp.org/Home.php  Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/hollyhelp/
Event:  Awareness/Educational Event!  For the 11th consecutive year, Holly Help Spay and Neuter Fund will participate in IHAD with a month-long window display in the store front office featuring educational information and posters to shed light on dog and cat overpopulation and the spay/neuter solution.  Sue Williams, the founder of Holly Help Spay and Neuter Fund will be a guest on a local television station to discuss pet overpopulation and International Homeless Animals’ Day. 


Organization(s):  Animal Welfare League of Alexandria
Date:  Saturday, August 15
Time:  8 AM – 11:45 PM
Location: Online
Contact:  info@alexandriaanimals.org
Website: https://alexandriaanimals.org/  Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/events/331382878022764/
Event:  Watercolor Portraits to Help Homeless Animals!   Help animals at the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria on International Homeless Animals’ Day with a custom watercolor portrait of your pet by local artist Alexandra Schmeling. A limited number of 50 portraits will be available for order August 15 ONLY beginning at 8 a.m. Portraits will be mailed to donors within three weeks.   Additional information: AlexandriaAnimals.org/PetPortrait.