Evening Highlights

Shop more than 600 unique items during our Silent and Live Auctions from a wide area of Boulder businesses including memorable getaways, beautiful jewelry, local fun — Puttin’ on the Leash it all! As always, the main concourse will be lined with fantastic food and beverage options from some of Boulder’s finest

Heads or Tails Game

One lucky player will win an all-expense paid trip for two to St. Lucia! Buy your ticket now, and test your Heads or Tails skill on event night to win!

General Admission

Includes all of the delicious food and beverages as well as a bleacher seat in the main concourse to bid on the live auction items.

Premium Table Seat

Enjoy premium stage-side seating on the floor during our exciting Heads or Tails game, thrilling Live Auction and heartwarming messages from CEO Lisa Pedersen while enjoying a variety of champagne, wine, cheeses and sweet treats available at your table.

General Admission Enjoy the excitement

$ 75

Per Person Purchase

Heads or TailsWin a Trip for Two

$ 50

Per Player Purchase

Premium Table SeatMost Popular

$ 135

per person Table Ticket

Full TableMost Popular

$ 1,080

for 8 Attendees Table

Event day registration:

$85 for general admission
$150 for a table seat

Each year is a unique, themed experience that always includes delicious food from Boulder’s best restaurants, complimentary libation stations with beer and wine from Superior Liquor, and hundreds of items for you to bid on. All to better the lives of pets and the people who love them.

Check out some photos of past year’s Puttin’ on the Leash!









Our Biggest Night

Puttin’ On The Leash is a unique experience with a fun theme that includes fantastic set design, delicious food, and a variety of items for you to win. Hosted by Broadway Animal Hospital’s Dr. Lee Woods and Fox31 Denver’s Kami Carmann, it is a night to remember raising funds to help protect and enhance the lives of companion animals.

Boulder’s Best Silent Auction

While visiting different food booths and libation stations, guests can bid on 600+ fabulous silent auction items donated by more than 300 area companies. We offer unique jewelry and clothing items, fine art, sports memorabilia, items for your home, plus a large selection of animal-related products and more.

Our Famous Live Auction

At the close of the silent auction, guests move to their seats to enjoy our incredible live auction! A trip to paradise in stunning Riviera Maya, a week in breathtaking Whistler, BC, and beautiful diamond jewelry —these are just a sampling of the amazing items we’ll offer this year! View our Live Auction Preview.

Live Auction Items

Look at these amazing items the Humane Society of Boulder Valley will auction off at this year’s Puttin’ on the Leash! Start planning your next vacation with family and friends, and support our Live Auction on April 16th to raise funds for animals in need.

More Items are being added so check back often.

Experience the Culture of Vancouver


Kaua’i – A Week in Paradise


CU Experience of a Lifetime


Whistler, Canada


Best in Show Wine Collection


Landmark Destination Resort, Vail


Boulder Cork Dinner Experience


Flight Simulator Experience


Heads or Tails PRIZE: St. Lucia


Ultimate Animal Adoption

Picture 400

Walters & Hogsett Shopping Spree


Belize Trip

Seeing Is Believing

The Humane Society of Boulder Valley provides shelter and care to more than 7,000 animals each year. Our Behavior Modification and Shelter Medicine Programs make it possible for us to help more animals by providing individualized care to those in need. Your support allows us to continue to expand our compassion to our community by providing a safety net of care for the pets and people of Boulder Valley and beyond.

Thank you to this year’s sponsors

Chandelier Sponsor
Crystal Sponsors
Jubilee Sponsors
Sequin Sponsors
Midnight Sponsors
Candelabra Sponsors
Food & Beverage Sponsors

Questions or more info call 303.442.4030 x637