Tickets on Sale for Tropical Paws Benefit

February 28, 2017, 10:30 AM HST
* Updated February 28, 11:38 AM
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Hawaii Island Humane Society

This spring, the auctioneer and his gavel will be very busy raising funds for shelter animals at the Hawaii Island Humane Society’s 21st Annual Tropical Paws gala.

Tropical Paws features a cocktail reception, silent auction, dinner, live auction and dancing on Friday evening, March 31, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai.

Event proceeds help offset costs of Hawaii Island Humane Society shelter operations around the island and assist in funding spay and neuter services and special needs for Second Chance animals.

Tickets for Tropical Paws are $135 per person or $2,000 for a reserved table of 10. Tickets are on sale now at Hawaii Island Humane Society shelters or online at Call 329-2135, ext. 3, for more information.

Tropical Paws is sponsored by Huggo’s, Lava Lava Beach Club, Adam Atwood, Mauna Lani Sea Adventures, Big Island Toyota, Daniel Peters Attorney at Law, Fair Wind Cruises, Keauhou Veterinary Hospital and David K. Hiranaka M.D.,


About Hawaii Island Humane Society


The mission of the Hawaii Island Humane Society is to promote respect for all animals, prevent cruelty to animals, eliminate pet overpopulation, and enhance the bond between humans and animals. HIHS holds a contract with the County of Hawai‘i to enforce certain animal-related laws and it offers 24-hour service for injured animals and other animal emergencies, humane education classes, low-cost spay and neuter services, lost and found assistance, microchipping and more.


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