PET CONTESTS

We will be having a lot of virtual and in-person costume contests including biggest dog contest, smallest dog contest, and others during the week of activities from August 21-28. Watch our schedule and Facebook page for more information. 

 

Support the animals by making everyone "oooh" and "awww" at your sweet companion in costume, all while showing your support for Auburn Valley Humane Society and the animals!

Follow the steps below to enter the virtual and in-person costume contests:

Virtual Costume Contests: August 21-27

 

Superhero Costume Contest Details and Instructions - Saturday, August 21 at 12 pm to Tuesday, August 24 at 12 pm - Announced on Tuesday, Aug. 24, 5 pm

1.       Starting at 12 pm on Saturday, August 21, there will be a Facebook post on both the Auburn Valley Humane Society and Northwest Spay and Neuter Center Facebook pages.

2.       Post a picture of your furry friend in their best superhero costume as a comment in either of those posts. Use the hashtag #avhsbarkfest2021 in your comment. Feel free to include your pet's name and tell a story with your entry!

3.       We also encourage you to share the post with the hashtag #avhsbarkfest2021. In your post, encourage your friends and family to join Barkfest & Rover Romp event and help us raise $45K for the animals! 

4.       The winner will be randomly selected and announced by 5 pm on Tuesday, August 24!

 

Pet-Human Look-Alike Costume Contest Details and Instructions - Wednesday, August 25 at 12 pm to Friday, August 27 at 12 pm - Announced on Friday, Aug. 27, 5 pm

1.       Starting at 12 pm on Wednesday, August 25, there will be a Facebook post on both the Auburn Valley Humane Society and Northwest Spay and Neuter Center Facebook pages.

2.       Post a picture of you and your furry friend in your best look-alike costumes as a comment in either of those posts. Use the hashtag #avhsbarkfest2021 in your comment. Feel free to include your pet's name and tell a story with your entry!

3.       We also encourage you to share the post with the hashtag #avhsbarkfest2021. In your post, encourage your friends and family to join Barkfest & Rover Romp event and help us raise $45K for the animals! 

4.       The winner will be randomly selected and announced by 5 pm on Friday, August 27!

 

In-Person Pet Costume Contests

Pet Costume Contests will be held on Saturday, Aug. 28 in person at Barkfest & Rover Romp Day between 9 am - 1:30 pm. Winners for each of the contests will be selected by a panel of special guest judges! 


See below for the contests and times they will be held on Saturday, August 28: 

Pet Costume Contest: 10:10am

Best Trick: 10:45am

Muttsical Chair: 11:45am

Pet Costume Contest: 12:15pm

Smallest Dog Contest: 12:45pm

Largest Dog Contest: 12:45pm