Show your love for homeless pets on Love Your Pet Day! Stop by any Mounds Pet Food Warehouse store in Dane County today (February 20th) and round up your purchase or choose an amount to donate at the register. Mounds will contribute $2 for every $1 donated to DCHS! Learn more.

When you are ready to apply to become a volunteer, click below to find a step-by-step guide to walk you through the process.

Steps to Volunteer

Animal Visitation Volunteer — [pdf]

Bring your personal pets to events, Camp Pawprint and other shelter programs to help educate people of all ages about DCHS, pet ownership and animal welfare.

Education Assistant — [pdf]

Assist the Humane Educator in leading tours of the Main Shelter, helping with Camp Pawprint activities, hosting birthday parties and helping educate the public about DCHS and animal welfare.