Events

  • Furry Scurry®

    The Furry Scurry dog walk, held in Denver’s Washington Park, is a two-mile walk that draws 12,000 people and 5,000 dogs each year. More than 150 vendors and sponsors offer pet-related products, and walkers enjoy food, demonstrations and contests.

  • Harmony Horse Expo

    Tour our beautiful facility, attend free horsemanship workshops and meet adoptable horses.

  • Catwalk

    Join us for a night to celebrate cats, beer and food at our Quebec Street Shelter. Our newest cat-themed event, the Catwalk, is a 21-and-older beer tasting event for feline fanatics! Admission to the Catwalk includes beer tastings from local breweries at different stations where guests can learn about our various cat programs and view available cats.

Volunteer opportunities are available for most of our events. For more information, please follow the links to the event pages or contact Megan Newhouse at mnewhouse@ddfl.org.

Events on our Behalf

Our supporters fundraise for us through their own events. Join in and help homeless pets at the Dumb Friends League through one of these many fun opportunities!

Questions? Please contact Brittney Martz at bmartz@ddfl.org or 720.241.7082.

  • Tokyo Joe’s Do Good Roll

    Starting March 21, Tokyo Joes will be partnering with the Dumb Friends League through the remainder of 2018 for their “Do Good Roll”. The Do Good Roll will be available at all Colorado Tokyo Joes (excluding Fort Collins, Greeley, Longmont, Boulder, Flatirons, Louisville and the Colorado Springs locations) from open to close, seven days a week, for the remainder of the year. Tokyo Joes will donate 50 cents for an 8 piece roll and 25 cents for a 4 piece roll back to the League. Get your sushi fix and help homeless pets and horses!

  • Dogs of Denver

    You know how special your pet is, and now it’s time to let everyone else know! The 2019 Dogs of Denver & Friends coffee-table book is coming soon! This limited-edition hardcover book will feature 250 of Denver’s finest dogs, cats and other small pets new this year.

    For $250 donation you’ll receive a one-hour professional photo session with Sean McNeil, named 2017 Best Pet Photographer by Denver A List City voters, for a single pet, a full page with your pet’s photo and a complimentary copy of the book when it’s published later this year, in time for the 2019 holiday season. 100% of your donation benefits the Dumb Friends League. Reserve your spot today.

  • Battle On The Rockies

    Join the Harmony Equine Center as we participate in the first ever Battle on the Rockies, a horse show exclusively for rescued horses! This event, held during the Rocky Mountain Horse expo will feature horse and rider pairs competing in four divisions, Open, Non Pro, Youth, and Adoptable. There is over $8,000 of prize money at stake, along with a saddle presented the winner of each division. Harmony will have 2 adoptable horses competing as well as 5 horses that have been adopted from Harmony. See the show bill for more details.

  • Adopt An Adventure Buddy

    In-store dog adoption event, featuring animals from the Dumb Friends League shelter/Castle Rock Buddy Center. Visit The North Face Castle Rock Outlet store on Saturday, March 16th to find your future four-legged adventure buddy – and help raise money for the Dumb Friends League. Dumb Friends League helps more than 20,000 animals annually in its mission end pet homelessness and animal suffering.

    Prizes generously sponsored by:
    The North Face
    Chuck & Don’s Pet Food & Supplies (Castle Rock)
    Wag N’ Wash Castle Rock, CO
    BarkBox USA
    Wilderdog
    Vera Bradley
    Swarovski (Castle Rock)
    Kay Jewelers (Castle Rock)
    …more to be announced!