Attending Spring Fling

Each year the event grows bigger and bigger!  We bring together hundreds of people to peruse dozens of vendors, dozens of rescue groups/shelters/non-profits, and participate in many fun activities. Two of our biggest events are the Egg Hunt and Raffle! And of course, giving back to the animals! Click the buttons below to learn more, or just keep scrolling!

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Egg Hunt & Raffle


Our most popular event is the area's largest Doggie Easter Egg Hunt!  We are filling thousands of eggs with prize vouchers, including a Grand Prize Egg worth 1 YEAR of Super Premium Pet Food from Unleashed, the Dog & Cat Store.  And, 100% of your money goes to the non-profit rescues and shelters in attendance! 

You do not have to be present to win the raffle, but you must be able to pick up the basket from one of our store locations! Winner will be announced after the event!


100% of donations go to the rescues in attendance!

$10 for 5 eggs

$20 for 10 eggs

No Limits

Thousands of prizes including:

-1 Year of Free Food from Unleashed

-3 months supply of food from Unleashed

-Prizes from our vendors

-Dog & Cat Treats

-Pet Lover Gifts

-Coupons for Unleashed and other vendors

-& More!


100% of donations go to the rescues in attendance!

$1 per Ticket

No Limits

This year we will draw one first place winner and one second place winner. 


The two baskets will have a mixture of goodies from sponsors, vendors, Unleashed items, and an Unleashed gift card for $100 (1st place) or $50 (2nd place)!


1st Place Basket: About a $600 value!

2nd Place Basket: About a $300 value!

How To Donate


Bring supplies, used and new, to any Unleashed location, or to the event and we will distribute them evenly to the non-profit groups in attendance.  Any donations are greatly appreciated.  If you need suggestions, here's a list we gathered from the local rescues & shelters.

Can't make it to the event, or don't live locally, but still want to help?  You can now make a donation online!

Unleashed's Spring Fling is an annual fundraiser for local animals in need.  Spring Fling is hosted, organized, & run by your local, independent, pet supply store, Unleashed, the Dog & Cat Store.  Support Unleashed by visiting one (or more) of their 8 locations!

Unleashed, the Dog & Cat Store

8 Locations


        2460 Wycliff Rd. 27607


       7414 Creedmoor Rd. 27613


       329 Blake St. 27601


       4325 Glenwood Ave. K2- Kiosk 27612


       Please note this is a mall kiosk: selection is limited & hours vary.


        2066 Kildaire Farm Rd. 27518





4215 University Drive 27707



        1319 Military Cutoff Rd. 28405


  • Front St. & Market St.: Downtown

        2 S. Front St. 28401​