New spay and neuter programs happening now!

peta van

The Danville Area Humane Society is thrilled to announce two spay/neuter programs. On September 13th and 14th, the PETA mobile clinic will once again be at the Danville animal shelter. This year, 140 surgeries will be performed in those two days. There are still a few openings for dogs, and several for cats, so sign […]

It’s time for our favorite fundraising event!

Paws and Claws buddy

Join us at Gentleman’s Ridge Farm on September 30 from 6pm to 10:30 pm and help us raise money for local animals. We will have dancing, live music from The Pizzaz Band, a silent auction, a photo booth (We’ll supply everything but the camera!), vegetarian hors d’oeuvres, and a beer and wine cash bar. Tickets […]

Yard sale time!

Yard Sale

We’re on the countdown to our HUGE yard sale. It will be this Saturday from 7:30 – 12:00 noon at the Community Market. We have been overwhelmed by your response to our plea for donations. There must be some empty closets and storage rooms in Danville and Pittsylvania County now because our walls are bulging! […]

The Easter Bunny is here!


We’re ready for the Easter Bunny pictures with pets and/or children! Come to the shelter tomorrow between 11-3 and for $8, receive a 4X6 picture in a holiday frame. Plus, we will e-mail you all the pictures taken during your session. Thanks, Val-Rae, for getting the room ready! (We’re also having an adoption fair and […]

New Spay/Neuter certificates available now

puppies kittens

Beginning Wednesday, February 22nd, and going through June 1st, City of Danville residents may pick up $50 spay/neuter certificates for their dogs and cats. Pittsylvania County residents may pick up $25 rebate certificates, which can be combined with the usual County vouchers of $25 (or $40 through February). The certificates must be picked up at […]

The Easter Bunny is coming!

Easter Bunny

It’s almost time for the Easter Bunny to make an appearance at the shelter! Save the date – April 8th – from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the shelter. For $8, you will receive a 4×6 print in a holiday frame of your pet with the Easter Bunny. We can even e-mail you all the pictures […]

Angels of Assisi Spay/Neuter Clinic coming to Danville!

Angels of St. Assisi

We have a new partnership with Angels of Asissi and will have our first spay/neuter transport on March 2nd. For this kick-off event, we are paying for the spay/neuter surgeries! Other services (shots, tests, etc.) will be paid for by the owner. Angels of Asissi will pick up the animals from us early in the […]

Making donations to the DAHS just got easier!

Amazon wishlist

We get a lot of questions regarding what items we would like to see donated. So, to help you help us, we’ve started an Amazon Wishlist. We will continue updating and populating this list, but just to start out we’ve included a few items we are constantly in need of. Don’t feel you need to […]

Thank you, Daniville Cares!

FB Fundraising

Danville Cares has been kind enough to set up a fundraising page for us on Facebook! Every dollar earned helps us place needy and deserving animals into loving forever homes. Thank you, Danville Cares!    

Santa Claus is Coming…


…to the Danville Area Humane Society! It’s that wonderful time of year when we have our Pet Photos with Santa event at the shelter! Santa will be at the shelter on Saturday, December 10th, from 11-3. For $10, you will receive a 4×6 picture in a holiday frame. We have a new background and photo […]