Humane Society of Wayne County's MUTT STRUT | Kids Out and About Rochester

Humane Society of Wayne County's MUTT STRUT

*The event has already taken place on this date: Sun, 09/08/2019
Dress up your dog and yourself, recruit some sponsors and join in the annual FUNd-raiser for the shelter's animals. This year's costume theme is "Game of Bones", with prizes for best float, best human and dog costumes and most money raised. Walk your dog in a beautiful park-like setting. Live music, great food truck fare for lunch, vendor booths, wine tasting, silent auction, raffles and fun! If you don't have a dog shelter dogs will be available to walk. Free canine vaccine clinic too!

Humane Society of Wayne County's Annual MUTT STRUT!  Sunday, September 8 from noon - 3 p.m. at Silver Hill Technology Park, Route 88, Newark (just 1.5 miles south of downtown).

This year's theme is "GAME OF BONES"… dress up your dog, yourself, and your family and join the fun!   If you don't have a dog, Shelter dogs will be available to walk.  Prizes awarded for Best Float and Best Dressed Dog and Human.


Have your family, friends, co-workers, neighbors, relatives and anyone else you can think of sponsor you for the Mutt Strut by donating money to HSWC. The top three fundraisers will receive a prize. Sponsor and Registration forms are available to download at or at local veterinary offices and at the HSWC shelter, 1475 County House Road in Lyons.   Registration is required and pre-registration is preferred and will guarantee you a t-shirt and goodie bag. 


There's lots to do:  Visit Sponsor booths, lots of vendors, awesome silent auction items, wine tasting, live music, grab some great food for lunch, 50/50 raffle, door prizes and other surprises.


NEW THIS YEAR -  FREE VACCINE CLINIC Sponsored by Banfield Pet Hospital, Webster. Banfield will be offering free Rabies, Distemper, Parvo vaccines and nail trims for DOGS ONLY. If you have proof of previous rabies vaccination, bring it with and you can receive a 3 year vaccine. Without proof, your dog will receive the 1 year vaccine. 


QUESTIONS?  Call the shelter at 315-946-3389. 


Things to remember:

  • All dogs must have current vaccinations, in­cluding rabies
  • Please leave dogs in season home
  • Make sure your dog is social with other canines
  • Monitor your dog for heat sensitivity at all times
  • All dogs must be on a leash at all times, and under control of the owner
  • Water for dogs will be supplied "community style"
  • Please be considerate and pick up after your dog

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


Silver Hill Technology Park
1000 Technology Parkway
Newark, NY, 14513
United States


Contact name: 
Mark Plyter, Executive Director
The event has already taken place on this date: 
12:00 noon - 3 p.m.
Recruit sponsors to raise money for the shelter


All Ages