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?

WE CAN HELP

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

ALL EVENTS

Wed. Aug 15th, 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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Sat. Aug 18th, 2018

Cat Adoption Event at Mounds

12:00 pm | Mounds Pet Food Warehouse in Fitchburg

Meet adoptable cats and kittens during this Adoption Event at Mounds Pet Food Warehouse in Fitchburg!

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Fri. Aug 24th, 2018

Dog Adoption Event at Mounds

4:00 pm | Mounds Pet Food Warehouse in Middleton

Meet adoptable dogs during this Adoption Event at Mounds Pet Food Warehouse in Middleton!

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Sat. Aug 25th, 2018

Cat Adoption Event at Mounds

12:00 pm | Mounds Pet Food Warehouse in Fitchburg

Meet adoptable cats and kittens during this Adoption Event at Mounds Pet Food Warehouse in Fitchburg!

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Aug 14th, 2018

Welcome to Dr. Donnett, Dr. Gall & Dr. Halck

DCHS welcomes Maddie's Clinical Instructor of Shelter Medicine and Shelter Medicine Interns!

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Jul 6th, 2018

Halfway to our Directors' Council Goal!

We've reached the halfway point in our drive to find 25 new Directors' Council members!

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Adopt

Silver
Female | 2 months
Beagle

Red
Female | 2 months
Beagle

Trissy
Female | 4 years
Australian Cattle Dog

Miss Molly
Female | 4 years
Domestic Shorthair

Ewok
Male | 1 months
Domestic Medium Hair

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