Pinellas County Paws for Prevention

Join us on September 30, 2023

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Welcome to Pinellas County Paws for Prevention

Event Details

Date: 09/30/2023
Location: Walsingham Park, Shelter 7, Seminole, FL 
Registration: 9:00 am
Event Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Hannah Hayes 
Contact Phone: 540-446-6092 
Contact Email:

Our furry friends can be a big help to our mental health. They provide us with love and comfort. The bond between humans and their pets can help lower stress, anxiety, and feelings of sadness. Let’s celebrate our furry friends at this family and dog friendly event!

How You Can Help:

$25 raised will get you a Paws for Prevention Bandana

$150 raised will get you a Paws for Prevention Shirt

Top fundraising team will lead the Pet Parade Walk

Day of Activities:

Pet Parade

Gizmo’s Paws for Prevention Story Time

Create your own Gizmo’s Mental Health Plan Station

Arts and crafts activities

Yard Games

Happy Tails Wall

Kid’s playground

Paw-ty time at the Dog Park               

* Dogs are not allowed in the Pavilion, but leashed dogs are welcomed in all grassy areas. All dogs must be leashed unless in the dog park area.

Pet Photo Contest:

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Step 1: Register for this event and upload a photo of your pet HERE for a chance to win paw-tastic prizes! 

  • Any pet can be submitted. It does not have to be a dog.
  • Only one picture entry per participants. You can be in the picture, but we should see your pet clearly.
  • Make sure when submitting your picture that your name is displayed on top of or in the post.
  • Need help submitting a picture, email

Step 2: Share your fundraising page with family and friends and ask for their support by registering, walking with you, and making a donation.

Every $1 donated to your fundraising page equals 1 vote for your pet!
The pet with the most votes (most $ raised) by Sept. 30th at midnight will become the Tampa Bay Chapter Mascot for one year (July 1, 2024 to June 30, 2025)
  • Your pet will be featured on the 2024 Pinellas Paws for Prevention Marketing Material
  • Your pet will have an exclusive photo shoot with Hailey Campbell  from Paw Prints Photography.
    *the pictures are yours to keep and will be used for Paws for Prevention marketing material by the AFSP Tampa Bay Chapter
Become a Sponsor

Sponsoring the Pinellas County Paws for Prevention shows your community and employees that your business cares about mental health and preventing suicide. Click HERE for sponsorship packet. 

Promote the Walk in Your Community! 

Help us by sharing the Pinellas County Paws for Prevention flyer HERE. We appreciate your help!