2018 Events

While unlikely, events are subject to change or be canceled. Please check back for updates. 


“2nd Time Around Jewelry Sale”, Hamilton Elks Club, Sat. July 28th 10 am – 3pm

Whether you’re looking for a classic vintage look or new glam designs, the Bitter Root Humane Association “2nd Time Around Jewelry Sale” will have what you’re looking for and more!  BRHA & our sponsor Davis Group, invite you to join us during Daly Days on Saturday, July 28th at the Elk’s Lodge, 203 State Street (next to Farmers Market) 10am to 3pm for our fantastic, much awaited sale.

Donations from our generous supporters include all forms of jewelry including vintage delights, precious gems, beautiful costume bling along with many jewel related items, jewelry boxes & accessories. If you’re looking for wearable baubles, beautiful gifts or items to repurpose this event are for you with treasures for everyone!



Did you know that the Bitter Root Humane Association has been serving our community since 1972?  All proceeds from the sale will go towards helping BRHA continue to care for all the homeless pets that come through our doors! For more information, please contact Sue @ 406-642-9840 or Mary @ 406-642-3785.




Pet Photography with Amy Ronk

  • Amy Ronk is a wonderful inspiration, a special friend, and a fantastic photographer! On Sunday, July 29th at 9:30 A.M. until 1:30 P.M. at the Bitter Root Humane Association (262 Fairgrounds Rd, Hamilton MT), we are hosting a special event for the community and their pets. We invite you to bring your critter and have them in the limelight. Be creative! Do a family photo with other creatures or humans, dress up, or not. We will have props and volunteers to help in whatever is needed.
  • We only ask of you to make a donation to the shelter per photo, if you wish to have additional shots taken you can then schedule a time in the future with Amy for another day.  We will also be posting the photos on our Instagram and Facebook page.
  • Donations include: Monetary, items from our Amazon wish list Office SuppliesMisc SuppliesPet Supplies or the printable wish list.



PetFest in Missoula – Saturday August ? from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Ravalli County Fair Parade – Wednesday August 29th, 2018 at 10:00 (sign up at Bitterroot Valley Chamber of Commerce)

Spuds R Us at the Ravalli County Fair – Wednesday Aug 29th – Sat 9/1

Pet a Palooza at the Stevensville Country Store – October 6th 2018?

Bitterroot Brewery Pint Night, Hamilton – Sunday, October 21st

#Giving TuesdayTuesday November 27, 2018 at the Bitter Root Humane Association and on our website: as well as the BRHA Facebook page

Cookie Walk and Bake SaleHamilton Elks Club, Sat, December 8th, 2018

Paws to Remember – All December at the Shelter




Contact us at 406-363-5311 if you have any questions!

Thank you!