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    PETA Spay/Neuter Clinic Comes to Danville!

    Wednesday, September 28, 2016

    The PETA spay/neuter clinic is on its way to Danville!! They will be here this Thursday, September, 29 through Saturday, October 1. If you have a cat or dog you want to be spayed/neutered, it’s not too late to be put on the waiting list. We have all the 120 slots filled, but sometimes people don’t […]

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    PETA SPAY/NEUTER MOBILE CLINIC COMING TO DANVILLE

    Friday, August 26, 2016

    PETA is once again bringing their spay/neuter mobile clinic to Danville. Surgeries will be performed on September 29, September 30, and October 1. Cat surgeries are $15 and dog surgeries $15. Scholarships are available for those who may not be able to afford that. Appointments will begin being scheduled on Wednesday, August 24th. Call 799-0843. […]

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    POKEMON + WOOFTRAX=SUPPORT DAHS!

    Saturday, July 16, 2016

    ATTENTION ALL POKEMON GO PLAYERS! Did you know while you’re out hunting Pokemon and hatching eggs, you could also be raising money to support the animals of the Danville Area Humane Society? All you need to do is download the Walk for a Dog app from WoofTrax.com and select the Danville Area Humane Society as […]

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    DANVILLE CARES DONATION DRIVE TO BENEFIT DAHS

    Thursday, July 7, 2016

    Thank you, Danville Cares, for having this donation drive for the shelter animals!

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Critter Corner

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Critter Chat: August 31, 2016

Sometimes, the absolute sadness or even horror of a situation is hard to fathom.  Such was the case of a dog that, thankfully, is now in heaven.  We had received a complaint about a dog that was chained in a yard and people driving by were concerned about him because he just kept getting thinner. […]

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Critter Chat April 13, 2016

Paulette Dean Executive Director Danville Area Humane Society Have you ever seen an animal that has completely given up? I have and my heart breaks each time. With the ever-present cameras and on-line posting of videos and pictures, the comments and captions usually blame the animal’s broken spirit on the shelter. However, the sadness, neglect, […]

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Critter Chat – March 4, 2015

Critter Chat For March 4, 2015 By Paulette Dean               It is amazing how mere seconds can become experiences that will never be forgotten.  In the midst of a very sad cruelty investigation last week, we had such an experience.             We had been called to assist the Danville animal control officer at an […]

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Critter Chat For:  January 21, 2015               New Year’s Day has always been a day of reflection and planning for me.  Several family members and I celebrate New Year’s Eve together, complete with refreshments, grape juice and Sprite, games, and a talent show.  We have looked forward to that time together since my first […]

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Critter Chat For:  January 7, 2015   Many years ago, I gave up making New Year’s resolutions.  Instead, I choose a theme for the year.  Some years, the theme is a verse from scripture, and other times it’s a short poem.  A theme is a constant reminder of what I hope to become.  My theme […]

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Oct
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Critter Chat

Critter Chat For July 16, 2014   Even critics of the Danville Area Humane Society should admit that we have an aggressive spay/neuter program.   Even as early as 1980, we allocated funds in our budget to help (albeit in a small way) with the cost of the sterilization surgeries.  In October of 1993 when we […]

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News Release

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Aug
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PETA SPAY/NEUTER MOBILE CLINIC COMING TO DANVILLE

PETA is once again bringing their spay/neuter mobile clinic to Danville. Surgeries will be performed on September 29, September 30, and October 1. Cat surgeries are $15 and dog surgeries $15. Scholarships are available for those who may not be able to afford that. Appointments will begin being scheduled on Wednesday, August 24th. Call 799-0843. […]

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DANVILLE CARES DONATION DRIVE TO BENEFIT DAHS

Thank you, Danville Cares, for having this donation drive for the shelter animals!

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REWARD OFFERED IN STABBED DOG INCIDENT

For Immediate Release February 8, 2016 Contact: Paulette Dean (434) 799-5306 The Danville Area Humane Society is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who stabbed a dog Friday evening. Late Friday, we received a call from the Danville Police Department. They […]