Join the Walk for Animals and Support Napa Humane’s Life-Saving Work!

Calling all animal lovers! Mark your calendars for Sunday, August 6, 2023, because Napa Humane is hosting their highly anticipated 12th annual Walk for Animals fundraising event in Yountville Community Park. This family- and dog-friendly event promises a fun-filled day while supporting the welfare of companion animals.  With registration now open, it’s time to rally together for a great cause!

The Perfect Venue

Napa Humane is thrilled to announce that they have chosen Yountville’s beautiful green space as the venue for this year’s Walk for Animals. Embracing the spirit of community, Napa Humane recognizes the significance of this treasured gathering spot. Yountville Community Park sets the stage for a heartwarming and memorable community event that celebrates the love we share for animals.

Walking for a Purpose

The Walk for Animals is more than just a stroll—it’s an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of companion animals in need. By participating in this popular fundraiser, you’ll be supporting Napa Humane’s vital services and programs. Proceeds from the event directly benefit their low-cost, high-quality Spay/Neuter Clinic, humane education initiatives in local elementary and middle schools, and the new Napa Humane Pet Education Center, which offers a full range of basic dog training and obedience classes.

Exciting Activities Await

On the day of the event, participants—both human and canine—can look forward to a morning walk through the charming town of Yountville, surrounded by picturesque scenery. But that’s not all! Yountville Community Park will be abuzz with music, contests, a silent auction, a raffle, and more. Plus, Drool. Dog Cookies, a local favorite, will be there to support Napa Humane with delicious treats for our furry friends.

How to Get Involved

If you’re eager to join the Walk for Animals, registration is now open! Visit the official event website at to create your personalized profile page, set a fundraising goal, and decide whether to join an existing team or create one of your own. The user-friendly online interface makes it effortless to request and collect donations from family, friends, and supporters through email, Facebook, and Twitter.

Unleash Your Creativity

Napa Humane encourages Walkers to think outside the box when it comes to fundraising. From hosting a rummage sale to pledging a portion of proceeds from artistic performances or engaging in dollar-for-dollar matches, there are countless ways to support this worthy cause. First-time fundraisers and seasoned supporters alike can access Napa Humane’s online toolkit, filled with valuable data and tips on how to maximize their efforts in raising funds for our furry friends.

Prizes, Goodie Bags, and More

The Walk for Animals wouldn’t be complete without prizes and recognition for exceptional fundraising achievements. Dress up your dog in the best costume, showcase their impressive tricks, and compete for bragging rights. Additionally, Napa Humane will award prizes based on the total amount of money raised. Every pre-registered Walker will receive a goodie bag and the optional official Walk for Animals t-shirt as a token of appreciation for their support.

Join the Walk and Make a Difference

On the day of the Walk, registered participants and their dogs will gather at Yountville Community Park at 8:00 a.m. to check-in, receive their Walk for Animals t-shirts and goodie bags, and enjoy complimentary coffee and snacks. At 9:00 a.m., the Walk begins, with fundraising “Leaders of the Pack” from the previous year’s event leading the way along the designated route. After the walk, an array of activities awaits, including demonstrations from graduates of Napa Humane’s Pet Education classes, a silent auction, pet contests, raffles, and much more!

The 12th annual Walk for Animals is a fantastic opportunity to come together as a community and support the compassionate work of Napa Humane. By participating in this family- and dog-friendly event, you’ll be directly contributing to the welfare of companion animals in the Napa Valley. So, gather your loved ones, leash up your furry friends, and join the Walk for Animals on August 6, 2023, at Yountville Community Park. Register now at and help make a positive difference in the lives of animals in need!

For more information about Napa Humane and the Walk for Animals, visit their website at or call 707.255.8118 x205.