Walk for the Animals

Omaha’s largest dog-friendly event offers the entire community the chance to participate and help raise funding to support NHS’s lifesaving work.

Walk for the Animals

Join us Sunday, September 24th for the Walk for the Animals- Omaha's Largest Dog-Friendly event!

Look how much fun we had in 2016!

About the Walk

The Margre Durham Walk for the Animals is a fun-filled day for the whole family, with a range of activities, including:

  • Dog-friendly 5K
  • Leisure 1-mile walk
  • Beer garden
  • BBQ/food trucks
  • Kids' scavenger hunt
  • Adoption parade
  • Celebration of NHS alumni pets
  • 25+ rescue groups
  • Photo Booth
  • Dog painting
  • Animal Control demonstrations
  • Face painting, bouncey house and rock climbing

While we'd love for you to join us at the Walk for the Animals, the real power is in your participation online. Your participation in the Walk helps us rescue, rehabilitate and rehome thousands of homeless animals, and making a bigger impact is EASY! All you have to do is register online and ask your friends and family to support your cause. Bonus: You'll score some sweet swag—for you and your pets!

If you’re interested in sponsorship opportunities, please contact Gordon Krentz at by phone at 402-905-3483 or send an email to gkrentz@nehumanesociety.org »