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 Pet Walk

Something for Everyone!!


Join us for some Pre Event Fun at our upcoming Yappy Hours!!  

Thursday July 12th 5-7 pm 400 Beach Seafood & Taphouse, 400 Beach Dr., St. Petersburg 33701
Thursday August 9th 5-7 pm Love My Dog Resort & Water Park, 6427 54th Ave N, St. Petersburg 33713
Thursday September 13th 5-7 pm The Brown Boxer Pub and Grille, 15000 Madeira Way, Madeira Beach 33708


SPCA Tampa Bay’s Pet Walk Pet Costume Contest

Judging is based on criteria for 3 Categories TBD

pirate bulldogAll entries will be scored on a scale of 0-6 following judging criteria for the each category.

  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?

There will be 1 first place winner per category. Total highest combined score per category 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: TBD