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!!

Early Bird Registration:

Beat the lines at Pet Walk Registration this year and show off your prizes before the walk!

Location: SPCA Tampa Bay   Ike and Libby Einherst Education Center
      9099 130th Ave North, Largo, FL 33773
Days / Times:     Tuesday, October 2   1pm - 6pm
  Wednesday, October 3       1pm - 6pm


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

Family-Friendly Event

Kids Zone!

Something for Everyone!!


VIP Parking Pass Sales are CLOSED!

Any available spaces will be offered on Saturday after 8:00am


Kayak & More

Buy Your Chance Drawing Tickets Here!


The Power Design Pet Walk Costume Contest: $10

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 near the New Barker 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


Power Design 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