Critter Chat – December 21, 2016

When my sister and I were children, we would write letters to Santa. In fact, our mother still has a section of the Manhattan, Kan., newspaper that printed lots of letters from our classes in Northview Elementary School. We laugh now because my letters and even my whispers to Santa as I sat on his […]

Critter Chat – November 9, 2016

By the time you read this, we will have survived a presidential election; maybe our nation can begin to heal and unite once again. In a bi-partisan kind of way, let us relax a little and take a brief look at some of the many pets that have occupied the White House in former years. […]

ANNUAL DAHS YARD SALE JUNE 18, 2016

Our yard sale this Saturday, June 18, 2016 promises to be the biggest and best one ever! Volunteers and employees are working hard sorting, pricing and displaying our thousands of donated items. The yard sale starts this Saturday at the Community Market at 7:30 a.m. and ends at 12:00 p.m. All of the proceeds will […]

Easter Baskets Sale, Easter Bunny Photos, Adoption Fair & Rabies/Microchip Clinic

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Hop down the Bunny Trail to the shelter for pet photos with the coolest Easter Bunny ever!  Pictures will be taken from 11-3; the cost is $10 for each 4×6 picture in a cardboard frame.  Dr. Mary Betterton of Brosville Animal Clinic will be here from 12-2, giving rabies shots for $5 and implanting microchips.  […]

Sip & Paint Event Benefiting DAHS

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Sip & Paint event on April 25, 2016 at the 2 Witches Winery and Brewery. Pre-registration is required and a portion of the $40 registration fee will be donated to the DAHS. Non alcoholic drinks will be available. 2 Witches Winery & Brewery is located at 209 Trade Street, Danville, VA Pre-register at www.sipandspatter.com

MUTT STRUT UPDATE DUE TO WEATHER

Well, isn’t the weather a tad bit icky on this day before Mutt Strut day? Sadly, the forecast tells us this will continue. We weighed our options, but all it takes is one look at a sad little wet dog to tell us we cannot hold a fundraising event outside when it rains! Ellie (the […]

MUTT STRUT INFORMATION & REGISTRATION FORM

          Mutt Strut Saturday, September 26, 2015 Registration: 9:00 a.m. Blessing of the Animals: 9:30 a.m. Walk begins at 9:40 a.m.   Registered walkers who donate a minimum of $35 will receive: An event t-shirt (while supplies last) Free mini-paw painting Treat bag for the dogs   Have a photo taken […]

AL FINALLY GETS A HOME!

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Al was found in our drop-off cage the morning of March 7, 2013.  He has been in Camp Meow Meow since a few days after that, and was finally adopted Monday!  Our love goes with you, Al, and we hope you and your human have long, happy lives together

ADOPTION FAIR, PHOTOS WITH SANTA & RABIES SHOT/MICROCHIP CLINIC

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It’s that time of the year already!  It’s time for our annual adoption fair with reduced rates, pet (and human) photos with Santa, and rabies shot/microchip clinic.  We hope to see you on Saturday, December 13th at the shelter from 11:00 a….m. – 3:00 p.m.  Don’t forget — we still have memorial ornaments for you […]

Danville Register & Bee Volunteer of The Year Nominee

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Please follow this link to vote for our volunteer, Joanie Schwarz.  We have entered her into the Register & Bee volunteer contest.  There are so many worthy people, but we hope you consider voting for Joanie.  She has volunteered for the Humane Society since 1975!        http://godanriver.upickem.net/engine/Details.aspx?p=V&c=150937&s=71563779&i=1