Get Involved in the Walk for Whiskers

Join us support of the pets at the Humane Society for Greater Nashua by getting involved in our Walk for Whiskers on Saturday, October 4 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the grounds of the Anheuser-Busch Brewery in Merrimack. The event raises much needed funds for medical care, food, and shelter for the pets awaiting adoption.

How can you participate?

  • Sign up to walk as team or individual and raise pledges! Start your on-line fundraising page here or download a copy of our pledge form.
  • Volunteer to help at the walk. Download and complete a volunteer application.
  • Market your business by being a vendor at the event. Click for vendor information and application.
  • Gain recognition by being an event sponsor. Click for information and sponsor opportunities.

The highlight of the Walk will be two high flying performances by the Ultimate Air Dogs, sponsored by Big Air Sponsor, Animal Hospital of Nashua. The Air Dogs will have two competitions during the event to see which of their competition dogs will jump the furthest in their 45 foot pool! After the competition, guest dogs may eve n try a jump for a donation to the shelter.

The Walk for Whiskers also features a fundraising dog walk, adoptable dogs on-site, pet friendly vendors, a carnival style games and activities just for kids, an agility demonstration, and an amazing raffle with over 100 fabulous prizes! The festivities get started at 9 a.m. with vendors and registration for the morning dog walk which starts at 10 a.m. Music will be provided throughout the day by DJ Bernie of Perfect Entertainment and food is available as well as a beer tent for those ages 21 and older.

People are encouraged to raise pledges for the walk which entitles them to free admission, an event t-shirt and special goodies along the walk route. Start your fundraising page or by visiting! Admission is $10 per person to those who do not raise pledges with a family cap at $20. Of course the Walk for Whiskers is free for dogs though they must be leashed, licensed, and up-to-date with all vaccines.

Walk for Whiskers is supported by The Telegraph, Gold Sponsor, All Pets Veterinary Hospital, Silver Sponsor, and Top Cat Sponsors, BPrK, Christian Party Rental, Dell, and J. Lawrence Hall.