nothing like puppy love

The Dog Ball, the largest annual fundraiser for the Greater Huntsville Humane Society, is an exciting and enjoyable event that benefits the Humane Society’s animal shelter by helping to defray expenses incurred while providing care to animals in need.

Your support helps GHHS find forever homes for the animals in our area.

sponsor a v-i-d.

(very important dogs)!

Very Important Dogs make The Dog Ball special and unique. The Dog Ball welcomes VIDs from all breeds – pure and mixed – to join in the fun.

make a donation.

support animal rescue in North Alabama.

other ways to give


An opportunity to partner with The Dog Ball and directly impact the mission of the Humane Society. Customized packages available to suit your specific needs.

Auction Items

Donating an item for auction is a great opportunity to highlight your company and/or your personal support that will be seen by lots and lots of animal lovers.


The committee is made up of community volunteers who love animals and having fun. If you want to help out with The Dog Ball, please contact us by clicking the button below.

Best of Variety

Tim Hufford

Merit Winner

Select Dog

Special Thank You

VID or Working Dog

Past Dog Ball Photos