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The Annual Hounds for Hope Walk occurs in August.

The Hounds for Hope Walk is FREE for all attendees!

Presenting Sponsor:
Mark and Karla Stuart
Berkshire Hathaway


Sponsors: Furlocity, Leash Your Fitness, Healing Hands Canine Massage, La Jolla Cosmetic Laser Clinic, Shades Oceanfront Bistro, Veterinary Specialty Hospital, Dog Beach Dog Wash, Kurgo, Stella N Chewys, Cindy Richardson Minister Animal Telepath & Intuitive Healer, La Fresh WAG Wipes, Pet Lovers Publications.

Vendors: San Diego Humane Society, Vetraceuticals, Camp Bow Wow - El Cajon, My Perfect Pet, Colleen’s Custom Pet Photography, Purrfect Wear, Animal Krackers, Pet Box, Inc., Golden State Service Dogs, Fetchlight Pet Lifestyle Photography, FurryTail Designs, Lucki Lime, California Canine, Foundation for Animal Care & Education
(FACE), Unleashed Dog Fitness, Caine to Five

4th annual
Hounds for Hope Walk
August 2, 2014

Liberty Station, Point Loma, CA

Hounds for Hope, Presented by Mark and Karla Stuart- Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, is a canine cancer awareness & wellness festival designed to promote healthy care for our furry friends. A short walk around the perimeter of the park kicks off the day and vendor booths will be open for samples and shopping. Come out for a great day of fun and hope. All proceeds from the event will benefit our Labs In Need.

Golden State Service Dogs will be offering the Canine Good Citizen test at a reduced rate the day of the Walk!

Take part in raffles throughout the event.

Bear's Tree of Hope:
For a small donation, honor your loved ones on Bear's Tree of Hope which will be on display at all of our upcoming events. Proceeds will benefit Bear's Hope Fund.

Howlin' Hounds FurZone!
The dogs love the games here, Pick-A-Chew and Dive For Dogs (hotdogs) are the annual favorites!

Our presenting sponsor, Mark & Karla Stuart with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, is offering a special promotion for The Walk. Refer a transaction to their Real Estate services, mention Labrador Harbor, and they will donate 25% of their net commission to help our Labs In Need.

Pop'n Mama will be at the Walk with an assortment of delicious festival food favorites including their famous organic Kettle Corn!




Pre-Registration is closed. Riders are still welcome to register the day of the event, though.

Day of event registration starts at 8:00 am. in Oceanside at the Wells Fargo lot - at 2725 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054

You wanted the best, you got the best! Labrador Harbor's 4th Annual Kruise 4 K-9's is scheduled for Saturday, August 28, 2010 ! The ride starts at 9:00 am at 2725 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054 and ends at the Menghini Winery in Julian - 1150 Julian Orchards Dr., Julian, CA 92036. There will be give-a-ways, a 50/50 raffle , vendor booths, contests and more! The Cinco Tamayo Show will be returning to rock the event with DJ entertainment. Lunch and beverages will be provided to registered riders. REGISTRATION: Minimum donation is $30.00 per rider, which includes lunch, drinks and an event T-Shirt (T-Shirts are guaranteed for Pre-Registered riders). Day of event registration starts at 8:00 am.

All proceeds from the Kruise 4 K-9's Run will benefit Labrador Harbor!

We are currently seeking sponsors and additional vendors for the event. For all opportunities Please email info@labradorharbor.org or call Mike at 619-892-0049.

Check our You Tube from the 2009 Kruise 4 K-9's here

Emma Zen at the 3rd Annual Kruise 4 K-9's!

Kruise 4 K9's 2010 Sponsors

Calafia Growers
Menghini Winery
In Memory of John J. Cadiz
Hog Heaven
Cowbella Ranch Café
The Cork Head
Veterinary Specialty Hospital
The Law Tigers
The Cinco Tamayo Show
Round-Up BBQ
Wynola Pizza Express
The Hideout Saloon
New Enough Parts
Kruise 4 K9's 2010 Vendors
Away With Me Photography
The Tonga Dog Foundation
Golden Paws Bakery
Tigertail Foods
Wonderdog Institue
ABS Custom Apparel



2007 Humane Society Walk For Animals - May 5, 2007

Labrador Harbor put together a group of walkers to help support the San Diego Humane Society. The event had a great turn out and our Labs had a blast!

2007 Humane Society Walk For Animals

Come Celebrate with Labrador Harbor at:


April 14, 2007
Walk: 8:00am - 9:00am
Festival 9:00am - 2:00pm
Balboa Park, San Diego
(at Park Blvd. & Presidents Way)

Come visit the Labrador Harbor booth at the 2007 Woofstock. This event sponsored by Canine Companions for Independence will be a groovy day of fun including food, lively booths, games, dog agility opportunities, contests, and various prizedrawings. 

Event also includes a PEACE, LOVE & WALK 'n ROLL fundraising walk from 8:00am-9:00am to benefit CCI.


Labrador Harbor's 2006 Photos with Santa at the Ocean Beach Dog Wash (December 2006).

Here are a few of the wonderful families that came out to support Labrador Harbor this year

**Labrador Harbor 1st Annual Online Auction**

Dates: November 1-30, 2006

Labrador Harbor partnered with Satisfaction.com to provide an online auction extravaganza! This event was a great success and we look forward to next year's auction!

Ocean Beach Canine Festival - Saturday October 21, 2006
Location: Santa Monica Ave. in Ocean Beach (between Sunset Cliffs Blvd. and Ebers St. 92107)

Come visit our booth at the Ocean Beach Canine Festival. Join in the games, costume contests and other dog friendly events. This special pre-Howl-oween party is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Ocean Beach, in cooperation with the Ocean Beach Recreation Center.

2006 Ocean Beach Canine Festival !

Dog Days of Summer Photo Contest - winners announced

Tess Gets Some Air
entry 012

First Place Winner in the Dog Days of Summer Photo Contest:

Candy R.

Saturday, July 8th - 8am - 2pm

Thanks to the generous staff at Dog Beach Dog Wash, Labrador Harbor got the opportunity to say hello to the wonderful community of Ocean Beach!

Congratulations to Tanesha O. of Ocean Beach who won our Gevalia gift basket in the raffle!

Dog Beach Dog Wash
4933 Voltaire St

San Diego, CA 92107-2100,
Get Directions on Map Quest.com

Dog Beach Dog Wash Photos!
(left to right) Sue, Martha, Helen and Bill
Mike, Sue and Martha

Sue, Pat, Martha and Helen

Bill, Sue, Martha and Helen


June 24-25, 2006 - 10:00am - 7:00pm
San Diego County Fair

The San Diego Fair turned into a huge success for Labrador Harbor. Our goal was to spread the word about our services to the local community and generated a lot of interest during our two day stay on the fairgrounds.

Congratulations to Mikki V. of San Diego who won the Doggie Basket at the Free Drawing!

San Diego Fair Photos!

Sue and Bill

Mike and Sue

Mike and Brandi

Sue and Bear

Bear is loving it!

Wyland painted our building at the Fair.

Labrador Harbor marches in the 12th Annual Big Dog Parade!
June 3, 2006 - Santa Barbara, CA

We marched as a group in the Big Dog Parade this weekend through the streets of beautiful Santa Barbara. Tess, Bear and Brandi were the Labs in attendance for our group - and Tess took center stage to win the Best Bark Contest (see photo below). Overall, there were more than 1,200 dogs registered to march and 16,000 onlookers cheering the parade from the sidelines. Our Labs were on their best behavior and strutting their stuff!

Mark your calendars for next year and join us in 2007!

Event Photos - Big Dog Parade: June 3, 2006- Santa Barbara, CA

Sue & Bear, Candy & Tess, Darcie & Brandi

Sue & Bear, Candy & Tess

Sue & Bear, Candy & Tess, Darcie & Brandi

Perfect fit!

The Cool Down!

More Cool Down!

Tess won all this cool stuff for winning the Best Bark Contest. Click the photo for a larger version.

May 20, 2006 - Poway, CA

1st Annual Garage Sale Results - SPECTACULAR!!!!

Our Garage Sale event - held on May 20th - was a huge success this year.

Labrador Harbor raised over $2,100.00 through this event thanks to generous donations of goods by the community at large and generous donations of time and support given by our wonderful volunteers.

Labrador Harbor sends a big THANK YOU out to everyone who came to shop and save a lab!

Keep checking our events page as our next big event will be listed soon...

Event Photos - Garage Sale: May 20, 2006 - Poway, CA