Community Events

Below is a list of upcoming events to see us around town! At these events, visitors can learn about our mission, volunteer and foster opportunities, adoption process, as well as meet some of our animals available for adoption! Looking to co-host a community event? Fill out our event request form!

April 27, 2019

SHH at All About Dogs Day!

When: April 27, 2019 9-12pm
Address: MN Landscape Arboretum - 3675 Arboretum Dr, Chaska, MN

Check out the event on Facebook!

Join Secondhand Hounds at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum for All About Dogs Day! We will be on site with some adoptable pups, swag and info on our 5K9! See you then!

April 27, 2019

Chip & Clip Clinic – Dogs & Cats Welcome!

When: April 27, 2019 10am - 2pm
Address: 5959 Baker Road Suite 390 Minnetonka, MN 55345

Check out the event on Facebook!

Is your pet in need of a paw-dicure? How about a microchip for safe tracking? We have a solution for you! Sign up to bring in your dog or cat for a microchip and/ or nail trim and all proceeds will benefit the Consignment Cats of Secondhand Hounds program!

Microchips will be $30.
Nail trims for $15. You can get both a chip and clip for $40.

To reserve your spot, email chipandclip@secondhandhounds.org.

April 30, 2019

Buy a Collar, Give a Collar!

When: April 30, 2019 During Store Hours
Address: Chuck & Don's - 4723 County Road 101, Minnetonka, MN 55345

Check out the event on Facebook!

Send a collar to an SHH animal in need by following these EASY steps!
1. Visit the Chuck & Don’s Pet Food & Supplies store in Minnetonka.
2. Buy a summer themed collar (which are also on sale, yay!) and a collar will be donated back to SHH.
3. At the end of the month, we will announce the total!

May 18, 2019

5K9 Registration Extravaganza!

When: May 18, 2019 1-4pm
Address: Fulton Taproom - 414 6th Ave N, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401

Check out the event on Facebook!

Join us on the Fulton Beer taproom patio for a first of its kind Donuts & Dogs 5K9 pre-registration event! We will have giveaways, beer specials, and collectible swag for the first 50 attendees! Join us and get yourself registered to race 🙂

June 2, 2019

Donuts & Dogs 5K9

When: June 2, 2019 9-1pm
Address: Staring Lake Park - 14800 Pioneer Trail, Eden Prairie, MN 55344

Check out the event on Facebook!

Grab your pooch and pal and hit the trail! This 5K walk includes all the best things in life beginning with donuts and dogs, and ending with delicious food trucks. Walk individually or as a team to raise money for the animals of SHH! Registration details to come.

June 22, 2019

Chip & Clip Event – Dogs and Cats Welcome!

When: June 22, 2019 10am - 2pm
Address: Secondhand Hounds - 5959 Baker Road Suite 390, Minnetonka MN 55345

Learn more about the event here!

June 23, 2019

SHH at Pride 2019!

When: June 23, 2019 10-6pm
Address: Loring Park - 1382 Willow St, Minneapolis

Check out the event on Facebook!

Join the SHH pack at Twin Cities Pride 2019! We will be on-site in the Pet Area with merchandise, furry pals and rainbow fun! Come visit us both Saturday, June 22nd ans Sunday, June 23rd 🙂

July 23, 2019

Hamburgers for Hounds!

When: July 23, 2019 5PM - 10PM
Address: My Burger - 6555 Lyndale Ave S, Richfield, Minnesota 55423

Learn more about the event here!

July 27, 2019

Meet the Fosters!

When: July 27, 2019 1-3pm
Address: Secondhand Hounds - 5959 Baker Road, Suite 390, Minnetonka, MN 55345

Check out the event on Facebook!

Meet The Fosters!

Are you a new foster parent? Or perhaps you have been thinking about becoming a foster parent? Then this event is for you!

Secondhand Hounds invites you to come and “Meet the Fosters!” We will have foster parents available from 1 to 3pm to share their fostering experiences with you. Bring the family and any questions that you have about our foster program! This is a great opportunity to see the rescue, meet new friends, and to get face-to-face answers. We are excited to show you what we have to offer!

August 24, 2019

Chip & Clip Event – Dogs and Cats Welcome!

When: August 24, 2019 10AM - 2PM
Address: Secondhand Hounds - 5959 Baker Road Suite 390, Minnetonka MN 55345

Learn more about the event here!

September 5, 2019

Bone Appetit Gala 2019

When: September 5, 2019 6:30 - 10:30

Learn more about the event here!

October 12, 2019

Secondhand Hounds Maker’s Market & Fundraiser

When: October 12, 2019 10am - 3pm
Address: pin River Oaks Golf Course & Event Center 11099 US-61, Cottage Grove, Minnesota 55016

Learn more about the event here!

October 26, 2019

Chip & Clip Clinic – Dogs and Cats Welcome!

When: October 26, 2019 10AM - 2PM
Address: Secondhand Hounds - 5959 Baker Road Suite 390, Minnetonka MN 55345

Learn more about the event here!

November 28, 2019

Chanhassen Turkey Trot 5K

When: November 28, 2019 9AM
Address: Chanhassen High School - 2200 Lyman Blvd, Chanhassen, Minnesota 55317

Check out the event on Facebook!

November 30, 2019

Meet the Fosters

When: November 30, 2019 1PM - 3PM
Address: Secondhand Hounds - 5959 Baker Road Suite 390, Minnetonka MN 55345

Learn more about the event here!

December 14, 2019

Chip & Clip Clinic – Dogs and Cats Welcome!

When: December 14, 2019 10AM - 2PM
Address: Secondhand Hounds - 5959 Baker Road Suite 390, Minnetonka MN 55345

Learn more about the event here!

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