Our Main Shelter (including the Adoption Center and Front Office) will be closed Saturday, 9/30, for Bark & Wine! The Wildlife Center and Thrift Store will be open their regular hours.

Camp Pawprint

DCHS hosts Camp Pawprint throughout the year. Children ages 7 - 12 enjoy animal-related lessons, interacting with a variety of animals, completing service projects and having fun with other animal lovers.


Tours & Presentations

Whether you choose visit to the Main Shelter or have our Humane Educator present at your school, business or organization, you'll learn about DCHS and how to help animals.


Birthday Parties

Host your birthday party with DCHS and have a blast while supporting the comfort and care of animals in need!


Scout Workshops

Earn a DCHS community service badge while helping animals in need! Workshops include a tour of the Main Shelter, a chance to meet our education animals and fun activities to complete badge requirements.


Service Days

Service Days are a great way for kids and their families to help the animals at Dane County Humane Society without having to commit to a regular volunteer shift.


Camp Pawprint - Day Camps and Summer, Spring and Winter Break!

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