Nothing stopped our four-legged competitors from competing in the 2021 Olympics!

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

And the winners are…

Gold Swimming Baloo body surfs ??
Silver Swimming Rahley Goes for Gold!
Bronze Swimming Rookie Rocky Mountain Martin with his Olympic debut
Gold Gymnastics Commodore’s beach rotation
Silver Gymnastics Nola
Bronze Gymnastics This is Blu’s bars routine. He is a boy so I am going with men’s parallel bars…
Gold Track & Field Who says Olympic fetching is just for dogs?
Silver Track & Field Sunset long jump
Bronze Track & Field Harley Bubba Dogsworth does the high jump!

Thank You to Our Gold Sponsor:

Interested in sponsoring next year’s Olympics?

Email Kelly at

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

• 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


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

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


  • 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!

Meet Our 2021 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