Doggie Dash & Dawdle

Join us for the 40th Annual Doggie Dash & Dawdle…New Mexico’s biggest party for pets & people and our largest fundraiser of the year.

In- Person Event November 6th at Balloon Fiesta Park. Register here;

  • Gates & Barketplace Open
    Join us at Balloon Fiesta Park for New Mexico’s biggest party for pets and the people who love them!
  • 9:30 am5K Dash
    Register to run with your canine companion or without– you’ll have fun either way. 
  • 11:30 am1-Mile Dawdle
    Our largest event…and the most fun. Stroll the field with like-minded pet lovers and their pups!
  • 1:30 pmLast Call
    If you’ve joined us for an adult beverage, it’s your last chance to enjoy a tasty drink before the event ends.
  • 2:00 pmBarketplace & Beer Garden Close
    Thank you for joining us! We’ll see you next year!

Virtual Events 9/28 to 11/06

Join Animal Humane and thousands of pet lovers for our signature event, Doggie Dash & Dawdle, recognized as Albuquerque’s must attend pet event!

Participate in a 5K dash, 1-mile dawdle, or enjoy our exciting Doggie Carnival and Barketplace filled with local vendors and rescue groups. It’s New Mexico’s biggest party for pets & people…just as it has been for 40 year!

If you can’t make it in person, you can still help save precious lives! Become a “Virtual Dasher,” no registration fee required. You will receive access to all the fundraising tools and qualify for great fundraising prizes!

Help us reach our fundraising goal of $188,000 to benefit the wonderful dogs & cats in our care and ensure they find forever homes. Every donation counts!