PA State Working Animal Foundation-Event-Dauphin County

May 24, 2022 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Commonwealth Avenue at the State Capitol

When: Tuesday, May 24, 2022, from 9am to 2pm

What: The Senate of Pennsylvania and the PA State Working Animal Foundation are working together to recognize the animals that work for us. They are hosting Working Animal Appreciation Day at the PA State Capitol. There will be various working animals present, police and military K9’s and horses, search dogs, therapy animals, etc.. We are invited to participate in the mission to educate the members of the Pennsylvania legislature and the general public on the important role these animals play. This event will be held outdoors.

Where: Commonwealth Avenue at the State Capitol. Details on parking will be emailed. 

COVID Precautions: SITE – Follow outdoor masking guidelines. KPETS General – Visiting volunteers must have a signed KPETS volunteer agreement COVID-19 addendum on file with KPETS and follow current CDC, state, local and the visit site’s COVID-19 guidelines during each visit.

Contacts: KPETS – Rhonda at, Site: Terri Heck at cell 717 443-7627 or At site call Melissa Kurtz at cell 717-319-9768.


After you sign up, IF YOUR PLANS CHANGE AND YOU CANNOT ATTEND, please delete your sign-up so someone else can fill your spot. If you cancel on short notice, please also call the site’s contact person as a courtesy. People look forward to us being there. Thank you!