Dog training class has been canceled on Tuesday, May 21st, due to the severe weather predicted to hit our area. Class will be made up on Tuesday, May 28th.

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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

Dec 29th, 2023

Unique Fox Species Admitted to DCHS's Wildlife Center

A unique animal was admitted to DCHS's Wildlife Center in October – a juvenile Gray Fox showing neurologic symptoms. Rehabilitators were cautiously optimistic, hoping it wasn't distemper.

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Dec 12th, 2023

A Miracle for Mabel

Mabel arrived at DCHS with a serious medical condition. Thanks to your generous support, she is making a miraculous recovery.

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Dec 11th, 2023

So Many Ways to Support DCHS

No matter how you give to DCHS, your generosity saves lives! Learn more about the many ways you can make a big difference for animals in need.

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Dec 10th, 2023

There's No Better Time to Adopt

Nearly 245,000 more pets waiting in shelters this holiday compared to last year

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Nov 30th, 2023

Fostering Second Chances

Ava arrived at DCHS emaciated and injured. Supporters like you helped her back to health and gave her a chance at a new beginning.

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Nov 30th, 2023

Why YOU Should Join DCHS’s Directors’ Council

Directors’ Council members provide critical support that makes a tremendous impact in the lives of animals in need at DCHS.

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