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The Fur Ball


A coctoail receiption begins at 6pm.  Each guest will receive a signature event cocktail and two beer/wine tokens.  Enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres and gourmet food stations provided by L&L Catering, and relax as you enjoy the soulful times of Junt Friens Jazz Trio.  

Bidding will open for a slection of silent-auction items during cocktail hour and close at event conclusion.  The mini silent auction will include such items as spa packages anf bacation getaways.  Also offered will be a 50/50 raffle for attendees.  The formal program will being at 7pm in the mail ball room.  The Fur Ball will honor members of the community who are leading the charge in animal welfare.  Awards will be given. 

Dress code is formal.  Think of it as “The Oscars of Animal Welfare.” The Fur Ball will honor members of our community who are leading the charge in animal welfare. Awards will be given in the following categories:

Community Veterinarian, Community Hero, Furry Hero, Social All-Star, Pet-Friendly Hangout, and
Pet Supply Retailer. Nominations for these categories are made by the public, and are open
now through March 1st.

All proceeds from the 2020 Fur Ball benefit the homeless animals at Humane Society of Catawba County.


74 South at Moretz Mills

  • Address: 74 8th Street SE, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Phone: (828) 322-7310 ext. 205