The RCHS 2021 Rescue Pet Summer Olympics are On! Enter through August 5th.

The 2021 Olympics are on and nothing is going to stop our four-legged competitors.

Rancho Coastal Humane Society is hosting the 2021 Rescue Pet Summer Olympics! Companion animals of all breeds can compete online in gymnastics, track & field and swimming.

• Online video competition open to all furry friends and their families
• July 23 – August 5: Submissions accepted
• August 6-7: Judging phase
• August 8: Winners contacted
• August 10: Winners announced – Award ceremony and prizes given

Thank You to Our Gold Sponsor:

Bark Box Thank You to our  Sponsors! Pura Vida
Benebone gorjana SDCCU
Black Wing Farms Jimbo’s Naturally Soulscape
Broad Street Dough Co.    Kendra Scott Squishy Faces


Choose a category below (Gymnastics, Track & Field, or Swimming)

Upload a video directly from your phone/tablet/computer OR copy and paste a link from YouTube, Vimeo, etc.

Your video will be reviewed and uploaded within 24 hours

Having trouble? We can help! Email your questions to


  • Video must be between six and sixty seconds long.
  • No prong collars, shock collars or inhumane training techniques.
  • No business promotion.
  • Only ONE video per category (Swimming, Gymnastics, Track & Field).
  • Entries may be used by Rancho Coastal Humane Society.
  • Kids may submit, but need parent or guardian approval.
  • This is a family-friendly contest.
  • Competition is up to your interpretation and your pet’s skill level.
  • Have fun!

The RCHS Olympic Team Needs You!



Mr. Potato Head



Bo Peep



Our adoptable pets have been training hard, but still need a sponsor. 

For just $20, you can sponsor one of our athletes to enter the competition.

Once sponsored, look for the video of your RCHS athlete in the gallery (in Gymnastics, Track & Field, or Swimming) and cheer them on! 

Meet Our Judges!

Stephanie Coolidge

Stephanie Coolidge

La Jolla Veterinary Hospital
Karlene Chavis

Karlene Chavis

CBS 8 – Chief Meteorologist
Ron Coughlin

Ron Coughlin

Petco – CEO 
Laura Groch

Laura Groch

SD Union Tribune
Meg Harrison

Meg Harrison

BlackWing Farms 
Kimo Jensen

Kimo Jensen

KSON Radio Station 
Alice Ehrlich

Alice Ehrlich

Companion Pet Partners
Kelly Hartford

Kelly Hartford

Jimbo’s Naturally
Bob Stefanko

Bob Stefanko

Ranch & Coast 
Cini Robb

Cini Robb

FACE Foundation