Camp Pawprint - Spring Break

From March 25 - 29, 2019 DCHS will be hosting a five day spring break adventure with a variety of fun topics to keep your child learning while they are not in school. Every day will include activities like animal visitors, craft projects, games, guest speakers, interactive lessons and service projects. Campers also spend time interacting with and caring for the DCHS education animals each day of camp. A morning snack is provided, however, campers will need to bring a packed lunch.

Please review the Camp Pawprint Policies And Waiver before registering your child.

Fees

Weekly fee (9am - 3pm): $285

Weekly fees include a healthy morning snack each day.

After care fee (3pm - 5pm): Additional $15 each day

After care fees include a healthy afternoon snack.

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Camp Pawprint - Day Camps

DCHS will be hosting day camps during the school year with a variety of fun topics to keep your child learning while they are not in school. Each day will include activities like service projects, animal visitors, games, craft projects, interactive lessons and guest speakers. Campers also spend time interacting with and caring for the DCHS education animals each day of camp. A morning snack is provided, however, campers will need to bring a packed lunch.

Please review the Camp Pawprint Policies And Waiver before registering your child.

Camp Pawprint - Day Camp Dates

March 18 & April 26

Fees

Daily fee (9am - 3pm): $60

Daily fees include a healthy morning snack each day.

After care fee (3pm - 5pm): Additional $15 each day

After care fees include a healthy afternoon snack.

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Camp Pawprint - Summer Break

Camp Pawprint is a series of week-long day camps running June-August each year. Camp activities include animal interactions, humane education lessons, service projects, group games, animal crafts and presentations from local animal experts. Registration for Summer Break begins in March each year.

We offer three themes during the summer. While activities, lessons and visitors vary for each theme, every week includes a tour of the DCHS Main Shelter, animal care lessons and interactions, and guest speakers.

Please review the Camp Pawprint Policies And Waiver before registering your child.

Details

Cancellation Policy

DCHS requires a minimum of five campers per camp day. If this minimum is not reached, we will inform you as soon as possible and allow you to change days or provide reimbursement. If you need to cancel registration for any reason, please contact us as soon as possible. For cancellations made more than 4 weeks prior to your day camp, you may transfer to any other week of camp that has an opening or elect to have your money refunded. For cancellations made from 1 to 4 weeks before your camp day, you may transfer to any other day of camp that has an opening, or receive a voucher good for the amount paid, less a $10 administrative fee. The voucher can be applied to Camp Pawprint fees through the end of the following calendar year. Cancellations made less than one week prior to camp, or individual missed days, are non-refundable.

Allergy Information

DCHS utilizes peanut butter for animal enrichment throughout the shelter, and is unable to provide a peanut free facility. We are unable to make accommodations for children with severe peanut allergies.