Join us on News 19 and Facebook on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 7 PM for our virtual Dog Ball broadcast with an encore presentation at 8 PM on The Valley's CW.

Learn how to bid on great silent auction items!

And support the Greater Huntsville Humane Society at the same time! Since the Dog Ball will be held virtually this year, we’ve decided to share information on how to have your chance winning our great auction items up for grabs this year.

When the Dog Ball airs on WHNT19 and Facebook on February 6, 2021 at 7pm be sure to have your smartphone, tablet or computer nearby so you can follow the steps listed below to bid on our silent auction items.

Step 1

Go to DogBall.givesmart.com on your computer, phone, or iPad and click on View Items

Step 2

Click on the item or items that you want to see, for example, item 702

Step 3

The selected item will display.

If you want to see any of the item thumbnails in expanded form, click on the thumbnail you would like to expand and then click on the magnifying glass
Close the expanded view by clicking on the X in the top right corner of the screen to return to the item description page

Step 4a

If you are already a registered user and you have signed in, follow the system prompts by entering your name, mobile phone number, and email – then place your bid

Step 4b

If you have never been to the site before, you will be asked to register before placing a bid, follow the system prompts to complete your registration

If you would like to Auto Bid, click on the Auto Bid tab and enter the amount you are willing to bid – the system will increase your bid automatically until your set amount is reached (in much the same way bidding on eBay works).

If you are out bid, the system will alert you and enable you to increase your bid

Step 5

Note, if you did not enter a credit card during registration, the system will prompt you to enter a credit card now – follow the system prompts to continue with your bid – entering this information will enable you to bid on other items without having to reenter your information

Also...

If you are out bid, the system will alert you and enable you to increase your bid!
If you win your selected item, you will be automatically checked out when the auction is ends at 9:30 PM Central Time on Saturday, February 6, 2021

PLEASE READ!!

Because this year’s auction is completely virtual, please read the available delivery information contained in each item description
For example, some items can be emailed while others can be picked up at our Three Tails Resale store at 650 Pratt Avenue NW in Huntsville, AL
If an item needs to be shipped, shipping costs will be incurred by the winner

We wish you luck on your bidding and thank you for your dedicated support of GHHS and its mission of providing “furrr-ever” homes for animals in need.

We are all eager to return to normal events where we can socialize and support the causes we love. In the meantime, we hope that you and your loved ones remain safe and well and please enjoy the excitement of the Dog Ball from the comfort of your home this year!