Your support allows us to care for the thousands of animals that come through our shelter every year. Dogs, cats, birds, pigs and many other pets find their forever home thanks to your fundraising efforts at our largest fundraiser, Pet Walk!!

There's something for everyone at SPCA Tampa Bay's Pet Walk

Family-Friendly Event

Kids Zone!

Something for Everyone!!


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Get to know SPCA Tampa Bay and sign up for Pet Walk at our Yappy Hours!

Thursday, September 13th 5 - 7pm, The Brown Boxer, 15000 Maderia Way, Maderia Beach

Monday, September 17th 4 - 8pm, Sips Wine Bar, 327 Main Street, Safety Harbor



SPCA Tampa Bay's Pet Walk Costume Contest:

pirate bulldogAll entries will be scored on a scale of 0-6 on the following criteria for each category and prizes will be awarded to the top THREE (3) overall contestants.

  1. Creativity/Originally (0-2 pts) - Is it original? Twist on a classic? Homemade? Unique?
  2. Level of Detail (0-2 pts) - Is it well put together? Creative, imaginative accessories? Did owner match the pet?
  3. Level of Difficulty (0-2 pts) - Moving parts? Multiple pieces worked together? High level time and effort to make the costume?

Total highest combined scores will win. Judges decisions are final. Sign up the day of Pet Walk at the registration area near the stage. Winners will be announced after the walk.

Schedule for Contest: Registration begins at 8:30am, Contest begins at 9:30am


Day of Event Schedule:

8:30am - 10:00am

Pet Walk Registration Opens

8:30am - 12 Noon

Event Begins - All activities open


Welcome and Opening Statements/ Walkers to New Barker Stage


iHeart Radio/Mix 100.7 Pet Costume Contest on New Barker Stage


Line up for Pet Walk Start




Announcements on New Barker Stage – Top Fundraising Team & Individual Walker, Largest Team, Best Dressed Team, Best Team Name


Closing Remarks on New Barker Main Stage

 12:00 Noon

Vendor Village Closes