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Purple Paws: Preble Pets Against Domestic Violence

Join YWCA Dayton’s Preble County Office during the “dog days” of summer at this day of family-friendly fun with fur-riends! Bring your pet for this fourth annual signature fundraiser benefiting Preble County’s only domestic violence shelter and 24/7 crisis hotline. Activities include a pet showcase (prizes awarded for best trick, best personality, “twinning” pet-and-owner lookalikes, and best in show), photo booth, vendors, food, music, and more.

Individual registration: $10/person (includes T-shirt!). Pet showcase registration: $5/pet (includes bandana!). Children 17 & under: Free. Register online in advance at link below and follow the conversation online using #PurplePaws.


Thank you to our generous 2019 sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor
Parker Hannifin

Empowerment Sponsors




Tipp City Veterinary Hospital

Advocate Sponsors




ALTA Realty Co.
Camden Veterinary Service
Edward Jones
Freedom 1st Credit Union
The Rodeo Shop
Rogers Grain Inc.
Simon Insurance Agency

Friend Sponsors




Bullen Ultrasonics
Opti-Vise IT
Preble County Commissioners
Prices Creek Veterinary Service
Ware’s Chapel United Methodist Church

Need help? It starts with a call.

If you are in immediate need of assistance, call 911.

24/7 Crisis & Domestic Violence Hotline: 937-222-SAFE (7233)