5K Run Wild, Family Pet Walk and Pet Swim

5K Run Wild “Fur” the Animals and Family Pet Walk

Check back for our 2020 event!


The event supports the more than 100 injured and non-releasable wild and farm animals residing at the Holtsville Ecology Site year-round. The day’s activities include family fun activities with your pets, kids' crafts, games, puppet show, animal education programs, a pet costume contest, and demonstrations. Vendors are welcome.


  • 5K Run
  • Family Pet Walk
  • Pet Swim
  • Woof

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Contact Us

Call 631-758-9664 x10 to learn more.

Holtsville Ecology Site

Visit our Holtsville Ecology Site page to learn more about the facility.

Highway Department

The Brookhaven Highway Department is one of the largest in the State of New York, behind only the New York State Department of Transportation and the New York City Department of Transportation. Brookhaven is geographically the largest town in the state, larger than the entire county of Nassau.