2018 Community Events

Run with the Big Dogs

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Join hundreds of walkers who will be raising money to support Pocatello's homeless animals at Run with the Big Dogs! You can enter the 2K walk, 2K run or 5K run with or without a dog or in memory of a beloved pet. Each team will receive a t-shirt for the human, bandana for the dog and a doggy bag (while supplies last) with special treats and information and refreshments. You will also be entered for a chance one of our great draw prizes!! RegistrationMap

Adopt-a-Cat Month


June is Adopt-a-Cat Month at the Pocatello Animal Shelter! You receive a total package worth more than $200—all for just $25–35!

  • 1–2 Vaccinations for Upper Respiratory/Distemper
  • Leukemia and FIV Test (Adult Cats)
  • AKC Microchip Implant w/ registration
  • Spay or Neuter procedure
  • Rabies Vaccination
  • Cardboard Carrier
  • Collar & Identification

When it comes to bringing a new pet into your loving home, there is nothing better than saving the life of an animal who's waiting for someone to love. Our adoption fee is reduced thanks to Friends Of The Pocatello Animal Shelter.

Rockin' the Dawgs

Saturday, August 11, 2018

From 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., Stinker Stations will host the “Rockin the Dawgs” concert to benefit the pets at the Pocatello Animal Shelter. The concert will be held at the Old Town Pavilion, 420 North Main Street, and features the musical stylings of Paper Apes, Portneuf Gap, Relyx, and Diamondback. Admission to the show is a donation to the shelter’s animals including squeaky toys and treats for dogs and toy mice and laser pointers for cats. Donations will be accepted at any Pocatello Stinker Store, the Pocatello Animal Shelter, or the day of the event.

Splash Dance for Dogs

Saturday, September 8, 2018

It's our 5th Annual Splash Dance for Dogs! Come join the fun on September 8 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Ross Park Aquatic Complex—only $10 per dog!

See us on Facebook for more information.

Share the Love Event

Saturday, October __, 2018

Come enjoy the day with us at Phil Meador Subaru on Saturday, October __, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m,  for  fun, food and lots of fur. Maybe take a new family member home with you! Bring the whole family and come up to meet our adoptable dogs and cats.  #ASPCASTL
For additional information, please call 208-234-6156 or email the Animal Services Department.