Walk & Dog Fest

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

2023 Walk & Dog Fest

We’re back -- and we're ready to leash up the dogs and get walking!


Join us on Sunday, September 24, 2023 for the 34th annual Margre Durham Walk & Dog Fest!

Who’s ready to get out and Walk? We are! (And a huge shout out to everyone who supported us in 2022. You were there for the homeless animals and we appreciate all your fundraising efforts!)

We can’t wait to see all your faces (human and furry) back in the meadow on the NHS campus, starting at 11 a.m. on Sept. 24, 2023. There will be Vendor Village, Rescue Groups, Silent Auction, Beer Garden, Adoption Parade, Great Food, Entertainment and, of course, the Walk down the Keystone Trail.  Every single part of this is dog friendly!

There is nothing like being around so many people who love animals as much as you do. Help us make the 2023 Walk for the Animals an event to remember tor the homeless animals!  Check it out right here.

  • You can just come the day of the event --there is no admisson--OR  
  • Sign up and Raise money to help homeless animals
  • Earn Great Incentives
  • Walk, run or catnap. So many options!
  • Snap pics and share at #NHSwalk

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 »

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