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For nearly 100 years, DCHS has provided services for our community, helping people help animals. Whether you are looking to bring a new pet into your family, searching for your lost pet, found a wild animal in need of assistance, have made the difficult decision to surrender your pet or are looking for educational opportunities, DCHS is here to help.

Upcoming Events

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Now through Fri. Dec 31st, 2021

Bucky Book Sale

Get a Bucky Book and support DCHS!

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Sat. Sep 25th, 2021

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Dunkin's Monona Location Grand Opening!

8:00 am | 1502 W Broadway, Madison, WI, 53713

Celebrate the opening of Dunkin's new Monona location and help support DCHS!

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Sat. Oct 2nd, 2021

8:00 am - 11:00 am

Beer & Donuts for DCHS

8:00 am | Greenbush Bakery - 5225 High Crossing Blvd, Madison, WI 53718

Grab donuts and beer to help animals in need!

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Sat. Oct 16th, 2021

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bark & Wine

5:00 pm

Help save thousands of lives from home OR in person!

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Sep 8th, 2021

Clear The Shelters Adoption Event a Spectacular Success

The Clear The Shelters adoption event sponsored by NBC15 and hosted by DCHS sent home more animals in two days than during the previous week.

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Sep 7th, 2021

For the Love of Bats

It’s the perfect time of year to exclude bats from homes. If you have bats in your attic or other spaces on your property, consider doing this task before cold weather comes.

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Adopt

Drizzy
Male | 1 year
Terrier, Pit Bull

Kelly
Female | 1 months
Rat

Camille
Female | 6 months
Shepherd

Kevin
Male | 1 months
Rat

Dairy Queen
Female | Age Unknown
Rat

FIND YOUR BEST FRIEND

Main Shelter Location & Hours

ADDRESS

5132 Voges Road
Madison, WI 53718

(608) 838-0413

HOURS

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
12:00pm to 7:00pm

Saturday and Sunday
12:00pm to 5:00pm

Wednesdays
By Appointment Only