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Meet your 2020 Top Dog!

For Sophia Pruitt (17), it all started with a lemonade stand and an innate love of animals. In May of 2010, Sophia opened a lemonade stand on Lemonade Day to raise money for IndyHumane. She dressed up as a Dalmatian and happily walked her $70 into the shelter. We gave her a tour and she...
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Second Community Cat Dental Day

Our Downtown Clinic recently hosted our second dental day for community cats! Eight cats arrived in need of extreme dental work and our team made it happen. This is a HUGE benefit for Indy’s community cats who otherwise would be living out their golden years in extreme discomfort. Most of these cats needed several, if...
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Raise a Glass to Raise Money for IndyHumane

IndyHumane’s young professionals group, Indy Professionals Advocating Animal Welfare (IPAAW) will host their signature fundraising event, Ales for Adoptable Tails, this Saturday, August 24. The event will take place from Noon to 3 p.m. at the Indianapolis City Market, in partnership with the Tomlinson Tap Room. The event benefits IndyHumane and the animal welfare organization’s...
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IndyHumane Announces Highest Mutt Strut Revenue since 2012

We are so excited to announce today the largest fundraising increase in 10 years for our 16th annual Mutt Strut, which took place last month at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. In total, the 2019 Mutt Strut raised nearly $320,000 and hosted more than 3,500 participants. This is the highest revenue for the event since 2012,...
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IndyHumane + PUP

Indy is an amazing city!  My husband and I settled here in 1987, coming from a small town in northern Indiana.  We were immediately amazed by the number of local organizations coming together to support one another.  A respect for animals, the environment and historic preservation has become part of our/my ethic.  Sourcing recycled and...
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Meet our 2018-2019 Mutt Strut Top Dogs!

Indy came in to Meghan Kaphammer and her husband Phil’s lives on July 1, 2015.  Meghan brought him home from the shelter a few days earlier than planned as a surprise for Phil’s birthday. However, Indy was the one who received the biggest surprise when his new older brother, Bama, introduced himself and claimed Indy as...
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One. Month. Away! Mutt Strut 2019

One month from today, thousands of people and their pups (and some cats) will walk the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the 16th Annual Mutt Strut, IndyHumane’s largest fundraiser and also the largest pet walk in the Midwest. During the event, participants have the unique opportunity to walk the historic IMS track, kiss the famous...
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NTT IndyCar Series Champion Scott Dixon and Wife Emma Davies-Dixon Announced as Honorary Co-Chairs for IndyHumane’s 2019 Mutt Strut

Five-time NTT IndyCar Series Champion Scott Dixon and his wife, Emma Davies-Dixon, will be the official honorary co-chairs of its 2019 Mutt Strut fundraiser. The annual event will take place on April 27, 2019 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Dixon holds the distinction of being the winningest active IndyCar driver with 44 victories and is...
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Snuggle kittens and save lives!

  On Sunday, March 15, IndyHumane will host our annual “baby shower” benefiting our Foster Care Program. The family-friendly event will spotlight foster opportunities and encourage Hoosiers to help during the busiest seasons for young animals in need. The open-house style event will feature a variety of activities for children and adults, including face painting,...
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Mutt Strut 2020 – Register Today!

Registration is now open for the 17th annual Mutt Strut! The event, known as “the greatest spectacle in dog walking”, will take place at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on April 25 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. It is IndyHumane’s largest signature fundraiser. Nearly 4,000 people and their dogs (and some cats) participate in the...
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