Woofstock 2018

Dolly Parton's Stampedethe Humane Society of Southwest Missouri417 Pet Sitting, and E.W. Scripps are coming together for the 3rd Annual Woofstock, Springfield’s grooviest pet adoption event, scheduled for Saturday, May 5th in downtown Springfield. Woofstock is FREE!

Kick off the morning with The Humane Society of SWMO and Youngblood Auto Group at the Mutt March 5K Run/Walk. Leash your pet and strut your stuff downtown, Springfield. Proceeds from the Mutt March entry fee will go towards helping the Humane Society of Southwest Missouri house pets until they find forever homes.Click here for more information and to pre-register.

Bring your pet to a fun day at Woofstock! Activities include:

  • •Adoptable pets from animal rescue organizations and shelters.
  • Pooch Patio by Big Whiskey's
  • •Pet contests (Best Dressed, Best Trick, Cutest Puppy) on the Spring Valley Veterinary Hospital and Reliable Subaru stage
  • •Pet-related vendors and family-friendly businesses.
  • •Food Trucks.
  • •Live music
  • •Silent Auction

Attendees are invited to bring their own leashed pets to enjoy a day filled with fun activities, music, and food—all in a pet-friendly atmosphere. 


Spring Valley Vet Hospital Cover Dog Contest

Upload your pet's photo for a chance for them to win a photo shoot and to be on the cover of TAME Magazine, thanks to our friends at Spring Valley Vet Hospital.

Submissions accepted now April 7th to April 16th. Starting April 17th, the public can vote for their favorites. The top 10 dogs will move onto the final round at Woofstock May 5th to strut their stuff in front of our judges. 

The top 10 finalists will be called April 27th.

Must be present to win photo shoot.