Gala for Animals
Gala for Animals 2021

Paws in Space: Live Long and Pawspurr

We’re headed at light speed for our 2021 Gala for Animals! Paws in Space: Live Long and Pawspurr will be held virtually on Saturday, July 24th at 6:00 PM. It’s going to be out of this world!
Our virtual gala will include a silent auction, including our signature Magnificent Beasts, live auction, community awards, and plenty of adorable animals.  Get ready to feel inspired knowing that you’re making a difference for animals in our community and enjoy a dazzling night of intergalactic excitement.
Make the most of your evening by ordering a Perfect Paw Package of delectable space-themed treats and watch our live ceremony with all your friends—furry and otherwise!
Read on for a sneak peek at our auction, Magnificent Beasts, and more!

Magnificent Beasts

Our Magnificent Beast art pieces are back!  Get a sneak peek now at what our talented local artists have been working on and then join us for our virtual silent auction to take home an out-of-this-world Beast of your own!

Auction preview

Get a first look at some of our exciting auction items and then register to bid in our online auction, opening July 19 at 10a!


Avery House

Tour for four including historic costume collection pieces.

Nutcracker tickets

Four tickets for this holidcay classic plus a collectible ornament.

Leather Recliner

New Himolla Cleopatra Power Chaise.

Wild Animal Sanctuary

Family four-pack of passes plus Nikon binoculars to get an up close view.

A: An Extra Furrestrial

The beauty of a virtual event is that all attendees can bring their extra furrestrial along for the evening!

Alien Service Dog by @josiah19299 via Twenty20

Thank you to our 2021 Gala Sponsors



Magnificent Beasts



Marjean and Ed Bender

Julie Piepho and David Bee

“Bijou” Original Artwork by Leonard Mahoney