Tuxes & Tails was the paw-ty of the year!

Our Rescue Squad wagged those paddles high and together with generous corporate matching gifts raised $1.5 million in support of pets and the people who love them during our 2024 Tuxes & Tails gala on May 18! If you were unable to join us, you can still experience the fun by checking out the highlights at And be sure to mark your calendars now for next year’s event—May 17, 2025.

Day of Giving

Day of Giving on Sept. 19 is one of Seattle Humane’s most important fundraisers of the year and is all about uniting the community to raise funds on one day to support our lifesaving work throughout the year. Mark your calendar to join us for an entire day of heartwarming and inspiring stories on social media!

Pet First Aid Basics
Sundays, July 28 & August 25 |  10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Seattle Humane, 13212 SE Eastgate Way, Bellevue, WA 98005

This is a two-hour class for anyone with pets in their lives. We will focus on prevention and early identification of pet emergencies and practice techniques for bleeding control, giving CPR and helping a pet who is choking.

Cost: $65

Register here!

Pet First Aid and Disaster Response
Saturday, August 24 |  8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Seattle Humane, 13212 SE Eastgate Way, Bellevue, WA 98005

This is a 4 ½-hour class for people who are looking for a more comprehensive understanding of emergency care, including how to prepare for situations that require evacuation or sheltering in place. Participants will receive a copy of the Pet First Aid and Disaster Response Guide. Successful completion of the course earns a certificate from the Emergency Care and Safety Institute – perfect for pet professionals!

Cost: $125

Register here!

Summer Workshop for Kids
Monday, August 26 & Wednesday, August 28 |  8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Seattle Humane, 13212 SE Eastgate Way, Bellevue, WA 98005

For youth currently in grades 2-4. Learn about pets at the shelter, meet a few furry friends, and work on summer-themed crafts and activities.

Register here!

Dog Training

A well-trained dog is a happy dog! And makes for a happy owner! Seattle Humane offers a variety of dog and puppy training courses. Our effective, positive-reinforcement based training classes focus on good manners in the real world, socialization, bonding and giving you the tools to prevent or address behavior challenges.

For more information and a list of upcoming courses, please visit here.

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