The Doggie Howl-o-Ween event is sponsored by the Downtown Business Association of Charlottesville, Travel by Patty Benford, Main Street Arena, Virginia National Bank, Animal Connections, The Blue Ridge Group, FETCH a Cure, The City of Charlottesville, C-Ville News,  and Georgetown Veterinary Hospital.  Proceeds of Doggie Howl-O-Ween benefit the Amanda Benford Cure for Canine Cancer Research.  We have raised over $45,000 over the past four years!


We are excited to announce the 2019 Doggie Howl-o-Ween will take place on Sunday, October 27 from 5:00-7:00pm at the Porters Neck Country Club in Wilmington, NC.  Registration for the costume contest is $15.00.   Participation in the parade is free.  All revenue goes directly to the cure fund.

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George Benford presents an AKC Canine Health Foundation representative with $5413.00 raised at the 6th Annual Amanda Benford Cure for Canine Cancer Doggie Howl-o-Ween.

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