Doggie Paddle

Enjoy pet-related vendors, games, food, and drinks. Shop Lexington Humane Society merchandise while mingling with fellow animal lovers!


Saturday, Aug. 19, 2023

9 – 11 a.m. | $20 for each dog
11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. | $15 for each dog 
1:30 – 3:30 p.m. | $10 for each dog 

One person per two dogs is required. Registration includes two human entries per dog. Any additional human attendee is $5 per person. Responsible pet owners only, please. Dogs must be up-to-date on rabies vaccination and city license (if applicable). Proof of rabies vaccination is required upon check-in. A vaccination certificate or tags will suffice. For their safety, puppies under 4 months of age are not permitted at Doggie Paddle, and no retractable leashes will be permitted at the event.

Register through the Lexington Humane Society

Southland Aquatic Center
625 Hill N Dale Rd
Lexington, KY 40503

About the Doggie Paddle

Come out to the Southland Aquatic Center for a splashing good time for you and your pup! Mingle with fellow animal lovers and enjoy pet-related vendors, games, food and drinks as well as Lexington Humane Society merchandise. Sorry, humans will NOT be allowed to swim. Note: The Doggie Paddle will be held rain or shine. No refunds will be given for this event.

Visit the Lexington Humane Society website for complete rules and additional information.