Every year, America's VetDogs hosts several special events. veteran with dog

We are fortunate that many supporters, including individuals, civic and charitable organizations, host special events for our benefit in which we receive a portion of the proceeds.  For more information about attending an event, being an event sponsor, or hosting an event to benefit  VetDogs, please contact our Development Department at 631-930-9050 or e-mail info@VetDogs.org.

Learn more about hosting a fundraiser of your own by clicking here.


September 28, 2024: 10th America's VetDogs 5K Run & Dog Walk - Smithtown, NY

Help America’s VetDogs make a difference in the lives of veterans and first responders by participating in the 10th America's VetDogs 5K Run & Dog Walk, now part of the Suffolk Veteran Run Series!

The event will be held on September 28, 2024, in our hometown of Smithtown, NY. Dogs are welcome to join you on your run/walk too! America’s VetDogs is also hosting a virtual run/walk for those that live far away and cannot attend. 

Save the Dates:
In-person run/walk: Saturday, September 28, 2024.
Virtual run/walk: Saturday, September 21, 2024, through Saturday, September 28, 2024.

Learn more at www.VetDogs.org/run.


Community fundraising events

November 12, 2023:  -Organ Music for America's VetDogs - Sayville, NY
In thanksgiving for our nation's veterans, Dr. Kaminski performs transcriptions, favorite hymn settings, Vierne's Carillon de Westminister and Max Reger's Variations & Fugue on "America" on the Peragallo pipe organ. Learn more or help sponsor future service dog "Livingston", go to www.stjohnsayville.org  or scan the QR code below to donate. 

November 18, 2023: Walk-Through 'Basket Auction' - Coram, NY

'Chinese Auction' styled event benefitting America's VetDogs, sponsored by Friends of America's VetDogs.  Tickets $10 (Includes 26 Bids). Come in from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. to place bids. We will call winners to pick up prizes at 5 p.m.