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May 20th, 2024

A Soft Landing for Rocket

When senior dog Rocket needed time outside of the shelter, one of DCHS’s foster families immediately stepped up. Now, she’s thriving in her new home.

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Adoption Volunteer How to Help

May 16th, 2023

Foster Tails 2023: Bean

Bean found a happy new beginning with her loving foster parent.

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Volunteer How to Help

May 15th, 2023

Foster Tails 2023: Harvey

Enjoy a vignette from a loving foster parent who cared for a dog named Harvey during his recovery.

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May 12th, 2023

Help 50 Cats Heal

DCHS received 50 cats from a Madison hoarding situation, and we need our community's help to provide them with immediate medical care.

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Wildlife

Apr 21st, 2023

Spring is in the Air

DCHS's Wildlife Center staff and an intern share a few of their favorite patient stories so far this year.

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Wildlife

Apr 21st, 2023

Swan Success, Pelican Pending

DCHS's Wildlife Center has exciting news to update our supporters about our social media-famous Swan and Pelican!

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Wildlife

Apr 20th, 2023

Raptor Reuniting: Baby Barred Owls

DCHS's Wildlife Center staff and volunteers team with arborists and UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve (LSNP) staff to re-nest two baby Barred Owls that fell from their tree.

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