Save the date and join us at our upcoming fundraising events. Our annual events offer a great variety of fun, festive ways you can get involved and help support our lifesaving programs and services. A schedule of events is below.

For more information, please contact WHS Special Events Manager Dana Browne at (360)733-2080, ext #3014 or email events@whatcomhumane.org.

Click here for more information regarding Event Sponsorship Opportunities.


2015 WHS Happy Tails Calendar

AVAILABLE NOW!  Calendars can be purchased at the following locations:

You can sponsor a month in our popular calendar featuring shelter animals and their inspiring adoption stories.  Click here to learn how!


Win an Instant Wine Cellar & Wine Social

February 27, 2015 @ 6:30 pm ~ Bellingham Cruise Terminal

Enjoy an evening of fine wine, beer tasting, vegetarian dinner buffet and live music by the Swing Gang.  Three lucky attendees will win an Instant Wine Cellar!  Tickets available now!  Contact Dana at events@whatcomhumane.org or call (360) 733-2080, ext #3014 for information.


Woof and Whiskers Awards Luncheon

March 20, 2015 @ 12:00 pm ~ Northwood Hall, Bellingham

Join us as we honor our friends at Maplewood Animal Hospital!

Complimentary Vegetarian Lunch Provided

Reservations required.  No charge for admission.  There will be an opportunity to support WHS at the event.


Dog Days of Summer Run/Walk & Festival

August 23, 2015 ~ Lake Padden Park, Bellingham

Our popular all day festival for dogs and the people who love them.  Fun Run/Walk and 10k Run around Lake Padden.  Games, contests, exhibitions, food and fun for everyone!  

Note: For Dog Days of Summer Vendor information, please contact Dana Browne at: events@whatcomhumane.org. Space is limited!


Annual Putts Fore Pets Golf Tournament

August 20, 2015 ~ Bellingham Golf & Country Club, Bellingham

Registration for this annual event includes 18 holes of golf, great raffle prizes, division title opportunities and a full buffet dinner following the tournament.

Click here for Sponsorship Opportunities and here to download the Sponsorship Commitment Form.


12th Annual Masquerade Gala & Auction

October 24, 2015 @ 5:00 pm ~ Bellingham Golf & Country Club, Bellingham

The social fund raising event of the year! Masquerade attire, fine dining, and multiple auctions raise much needed funds for the continued operations of our animal shelters.

Interested in sponsorship opportunities?  Click here for details.


The Whatcom Humane Society is a 501 (c) (3) non – profit. Our tax ID number is 91-0677564.

Whatcom Humane Society
2172 Division Street, Bellingham, WA 98226
Open to the Public: Wednesday thru Saturday 10am — 6pm; Sunday & Monday, 11am — 5pm
Closed to the Public Tuesday & Major Holidays

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