Mutt March – northeast Florida’s largest dog walk and festival – will be here before we know it! We hope to see you and your pup on Saturday, April 13, as we march for the homeless animals of Jacksonville. All funds raised through Mutt March will benefit the more than 8,000 animals the Jacksonville Humane Society will care for this year.

Did you know that our top fundraisers have the chance to win some pawesome prizes? It’s true!

Mutt Marchers who raise $3,000 or more by April 13 will receive a framed certificate, recognition at Mutt March, two (2) tickets to Toast to the Animals, Facebook recognition, and VIP Mutt March passes.

If you can raise $1,500 or more, you’ll receive a framed certificate, recognition at Mutt March, Facebook recognition, and a $50 gift card.

Individuals who raise $500 or more will receive a framed certificate, recognition at Mutt March, Facebook recognition, and a $20 gift card.


Are you on a team? Teams can win prizes, too!

If your team raises $6,000 or more by April 13, you’ll receive a framed certificate, the chance to appear on a local TV news segment, Facebook recognition, a VIP office dog or cat visit, two (2) tickets to Toast to the Animals, and four (4) complimentary Mutt March VIP passes.

Teams that raise $4,000 or more will receive a framed certificate, Facebook recognition, and two (2) complimentary Mutt March VIP passes

And any team that raises $2,000 or more will receive a framed certificate, Facebook recognition, and a $50 gift card.

This year’s Mutt March will be taking place right here at the JHS Adoption, Education & Pet Help Center. We’re even closing down Beach Boulevard for the occasion! If you have not already registered for Mutt March, you can do so online at: jaxhumane.org/muttmarch

Registration is now open for Mutt March, northeast Florida’s largest pet walk and festival! All proceeds from Mutt March will benefit the more than 8,000 pets we care for each year at the Jacksonville Humane Society.

Mutt March 2019 is set to take place on Saturday, April 13, at the JHS Adoption, Education and Pet Help Center. This year’s walking route will take people and their pups down Beach Boulevard and through the neighborhood surrounding the beautiful JHS campus.

How can you get involved?

The walk:

You can register to walk as an individual or form a team.

Everyone who registers by January 31 will gain access to the Mutt March VIP Room, featuring private check-in, coffee, mimosas, and tasty breakfast treats for both humans and dogs.

Can’t make it on April 13? Register as a virtual walker and raise funds for the animals online!

The festival:

No dog? No problem!

Following the walk, Mutt March attendees will be able to enjoy a pet- and family-friendly festival featuring dozens of vendors, a silent auction, food trucks, a kids’ zone, live music, an appearance by the Purina Pro Plan Performance Team, and more. There is no cost to attend the festival portion of the event.

Check out the Purina Pro Plan Performance Team in action!

The JHS Adoption Center will remain open during Mutt March, so if you’ve been considering adding a new pet to your family, April 13 would be a great day to do so!

Want to be a vendor?

We are still accepting applications for Mutt March vendors. If you’d like to get involved, you can email us at events@jaxhumane.org.