Show your love for homeless pets on Love Your Pet Day! Stop by any Mounds Pet Food Warehouse store in Dane County today (February 20th) and round up your purchase or choose an amount to donate at the register. Mounds will contribute $2 for every $1 donated to DCHS! Learn more.

These animals are available for adoption and are located at the DCHS Main Shelter or satellite locations.

LEARN ABOUT THE ADOPTION PROCESS

ADOPTION FEES

SEE THE CURRENT WAITLIST

Check the Waitlist Before Your Visit

Wait times can vary from a few minutes to several hours before you are paired with a counselor to meet potential new pet(s). Shortest wait times tend to be between 2:00-4:00 on weekdays.

Important Labels to Notice on Adoptable Animals

“Unavailable for Visits Today” animals may be recovering from surgery or otherwise unavailable. If you are interested in that animal, visit the shelter a different day.

“Available from Foster” and “On an Outing” animals are not in the shelter. Leave a message for the Adoption Center at (608) 838-0413 ext. 145 to set up an appointment to meet these animals.

“Available from DCHS Thrift Store” animals are at our Thrift Store located at 6904 Watts Rd, Madison. Meet them during the store’s open hours.

Adopt

Select a pet for more information!

Ash
Female | 5 years
Dwarf

Blair
Female | Adult
Terrier, Pit Bull
Mix

Agatha
Female | Adult
Terrier, Pit Bull
Mix

Jasmine
Female | 2 years
Domestic Shorthair
Mix

Luna
Female | 1 year
Terrier, American Pit Bull
Mix

Lily
Female | 8 years
Domestic Shorthair
Mix

Eeyore
Male | Adult
Terrier, Pit Bull
Mix

Molly
Female | Young
Californian

Samantha
Available from Foster
Female | 7 years
Boxer
Mix

Hyde
Available from Foster
Male | 1 year
Retriever, Labrador
Mix

Carlotta
Available from Foster
Female | Adult
Terrier, American Pit Bull
Mix

Junior
Available from Foster
Male | 11 months
Shepherd
Mix

Iceberg
Male | Adult
Domestic Shorthair
Mix

Bawkoli Cheddar
Male | Adult
Chicken
Chicken

Nimbus
Unavailable for Visits Today
Male | Adult
Domestic Shorthair
Mix

Baby
Female | 5 years
Silver Fox