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 29th 2019 for the Walk for the Animals- Omaha's Largest Dog-Friendly event!

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 and chips
  • Kids Zone of fun activities
  • Adoption parade
  • Celebration of NHS alumni pets
  • 25+ rescue groups
  • Photo Booth
  • Dog paw 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. Help us rescue, rehabilitate and rehome thousands of homeless animals. 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! The more money you earn for them, the better the prizes for you!

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 »

Registration is now open!  Click here for more info!