Helping People Help Animals

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Adopt
Meet your new best friend

Donate
Make a life-saving gift

Help Wildlife
Found a wild animal? Find out what to do

Volunteer
Join our crew

Found a stray?

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Our Services

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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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Wed. Oct 10th, 2018

Rafflin' for Rescues

12:00 pm | 5132 Voges Road, Madison, WI 53718

Support DCHS and have a chance to win $1,000 toward travel anyway in the world!

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Wed. Oct 24th, 2018

Wisconsin Wildlife Rehabilitation: Caring for Sick and Injured Animals

7:00 pm | Brewer Public Library

Come meet Jackie Sandberg, Wildlife Rehabilitation Training Coordinator at DCHS's Wildlife Center, at this free informational program.

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Thu. Nov 22nd, 2018

Closed for Thanksgiving

12:00 am

The Main Shelter and Adoption Center West is closed for Thanksgiving.

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Tue. Nov 27th, 2018

#GivingTuesday

12:00 am

Join Dane County Humane Society on #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving!

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Oct 10th, 2018

Over $100,000 raised through Bark & Wine!

Thank you to everyone who joined us at Bark & Wine!

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Sep 26th, 2018

Dogtoberfest 2018 was Doggone GRRREAT!

Dogtoberfest 2018 was a great event for dogs and humans alike!

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Adopt

Rose Quartz
Female | Age Unknown
Rex

King Philip
Male | 1 months
Mouse

Bugs
Male | 4 years
Dwarf

Blueberry
Male | 2 months
Domestic Shorthair

Meadow
Female | 5 years
Terrier, Pit Bull

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 

Wednesday
CLOSED

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