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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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Wildlife

Oct 21st, 2022

You Can Help Save Songbirds

A bacterial disease and window strikes are two main causes that bring songbirds to DCHS's Wildlife Center. But with your help, we could reduce the number of birds admitted for these reasons.

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Wildlife

Oct 21st, 2022

A Partnership for the Birds

DCHS's Wildlife Center is a partner of the Bird Collision Corps project, which studies bird window strikes.

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Oct 21st, 2022

Intern Q&A: How Did This Internship Impact Your Learning

We asked one of our summer interns: How did this wildlife rehabilitation internship impact your learning? Read on to see her response.

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Oct 20th, 2022

Planned Raptor Pen to Get Solar Boost

DCHS's Wildlife Center recently received several grants to add solar panels to the project onto our 100-foot raptor flight enclosure

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Oct 4th, 2022

More Than Phones: How DCHS Counselors Help Pets in Our Community

A DCHS Shelter Resource Counselor shares the complex and varied responsibilities of our front office staff.

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Adoption How to Help

Sep 7th, 2022

Helping Her True Personality Shine Through

Shy Piper spent most of her time at DCHS hiding, but thanks to extra attention from staff, she became more comfortable at the shelter and found a new home where her personality could shine through.

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