Strutt Your Mutt 2017


 - Dog Talent & Costume Show - Bake Sale - Children's Activities - Raffle - HappyTails Parade - DARE & K-9s - Fun Dog-Related Contests - VendorExpo - Food - Fun For the Whole Family - 


On Saturday, September 9, 2017 (9am-5pm) the Humane Society of Richland County will host their largest fundraiser of the year - the Strutt Your Mutt Canine Festival!  This family and pet friendly festival is action-packed, full of activities for your and your dog.  It is held at Marshall Park, in Ontario, OH.  Entry is FREE, but cash donations, puppy/kitten food, non-clumping litter, cleaning supplies, etc. will be accepted at the door.  

Click here to check out our list of current shelter needs!      

For festival details, or for information on becoming a sponsor or vendor, please visit or send us a message!

Please join us in celebrating our 15th Annual Strutt Your Mutt Canine Festival.  Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to lead off the festival at promptly 9am! 

All Day Raffle

Tickets ONLY $1.00 Each

​We have a lot of great raffle items again this year. Don't miss your chance at winning one of these outstanding prizes donated by our generous supporters.
Please check back often as items will be added to this list up to the day of the festival since vendors at the expo will be bringing items as well.

Raffle tickets can be purchased at the Humane Society of Richland County or any Festival committee member.

Beagle Sponsors:
Lucy's Pet Emporium
Ashland Mansfield Foot and Ankle Specialists
Hull Veterinary Hospital
United Steelworkers Local 169
Rex Landscaping
Robert Franco, Attorney
Jonathan and Linda Chambers
Panera (in-kind)

​Gates Insurance Company

Labrador Sponsors:

Milton and Beulah M. Young


Thank you to all of our 2017 Raffle Donors!   
Home Depot
Pep Boys
ABC Warehouse
The Renaissance
Phoenix Brewing Company
Bankz Salon
J&B Acoustical
The Mansfield Playhouse
Dairy Queen
Mohican Lodge
Snow Trails
Shear Pizazz
Wishmaker Bed & Breakfast
Reflections Hair Design
Allure Studios
Gusto Creations

​Hours of Operation:   Mon | Wed | Fri | SAT: 12:00 - 5:00       Thurs: 12:00-7:00       Tues | Sun: Closed

Donation Options

One Time Donation

Sponsor and Vendor Forms


9am to 5pm: There will be rescues, dog-related products, and non-pet-related products to suit just about any taste.

Don't miss your chance to be a part of this festival. For only $100, you can promote your business or group, while helping raise money to save the lives of so many deserving animals.

Great Dane Sponsors:

Pug Sponsors:
Kelly's Dairy Bar and Miniature Golf
Barkdull Funeral Home
Michael Lydbarger State Farm
Richland Lumber
Mike and Carol Chambers
Werner-Gompf Funeral Services
Mechanics Bank
Brass Hanger
Relax, It's Just Coffee
The Staff of the Renaissance Theatre
Bob and Jenny Taylor and Family
Jones Chips

Wellspring Custom Pharmacy

Sams Club

FC Bank

Sams Club

 Coldwell Banker Mattox McCleery Realtors

Ohio State University
Cedar Point
Quill Office Supplies
Logan Pine Kennel
Ashland Road Subway
Mohican Kennels
The Chill
Mind Body Align
Lex Lanes
Heather Houchin
Skyway East
Arnold’s Landscaping
Barnes & Noble
Mix 106.1
​The Daniels Family


17th Dog

Event Schedule 

 Strutt Your Mutt Canine Festival 2017   

7:30am - Set Up

8:55am - Pet Blessing

9:00am - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

9:00am-5:00pm - Dog Nail Trimming

                           Vendor Expo

9:15am - Dog Talent Show

9:30am-4:30pm - Slime Making


                           DogBowl Skeeball 

                           Children's Activities

10:00am - Richland County Sheriff's Department

                K-9 Demo

10:00am-3:00pm - HSRC Lure Coursing

11:00am - Dog Costume Contest
                Raffle/50-50 Call

12:00pm-2:00pm - Fire Safety with Fire Pup

1:30pm - Raffle/50-50 Call

2:00pm - Communicating with your Dog and

               Park Etiquette

3:30pm - Happy Tails Parade

4:30pm - Raffle/50-50 Call

5:00-6:30pm - Tear Down & Clean Up