Our Christmas tree is up…

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And it’s fabulous! The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research’s 6th annual Trees for a Cause event begins November 28 and runs through December 21st. Our entry this year is a special one. Our tree, designed, constructed and donated by local artist Sean Davis, is made of reclaimed wood salvaged from local historic buildings that […]

47 cats seized

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We sent the following release to the media October 19, 2016. We are very aware of the range of emotions that will result. If you have any questions or concerns about the case, we will be happy to speak with you about it. Animals are seized based on the evidence we see, not on the […]

PETA SPAY/NEUTER MOBILE CLINIC COMING TO DANVILLE

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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. […]

Louisiana Flood Rescues Arrive at DAHS

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DANVILLE CARES DONATION DRIVE TO BENEFIT DAHS

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

REWARD OFFERED IN STABBED DOG INCIDENT

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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 […]

PASSION 4 COMPASSION ADOPTION EVENT

SUBJECT:                  “PASSION 4 COMPASSION” ADOPTION EVENT WHERE:                     Danville Area Humane Society Animal Shelter ALONG WITH 11 OTHER VIRGINIA SHELTERS DATE:                        June 11-14 CONTACT:                Paulette Dean (434) 799-5306   Twelve Virginia shelters will be hosting the “Passion 4 Compassion” adoption event June 11-14, 2015. The event will celebrate shelter animal adopts and the hard work […]

Rewards Offered For Two Separate Puppy Abandonments

The Danville Area Humane Society is offering rewards in two separate cruelty incidents. On Friday, May 8, 2015, two citizens brought in a cardboard box that had six young pit bull mix puppies in it.  They had found the box at the Blairs dumpster site late afternoon.  The puppies were suffering from the effects of […]

NEWS RELEASE RE: SEIZURE OF PIT BULLS & POODLES

For Immediate Release March 6, 2015 Contact:  Paulette Dean (434) 799-5306             On March 6, 2015, General District Court Judge Robert Adams gave custody of four dogs to the Danville Area Humane Society and the former owners were ordered to not own companion animals.             On February 25, 2015, Humane Society staff members were requested […]

Reward Offered For Chihuahua Abandoned On Parker Rd

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For Immediate Release February 4, 2015 Contact:  Paulette Dean… (434) 799-5306   The Danville Area Humane Society is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest and the conviction of the person or persons who may have abandoned a female Chihuahua on Parker Road this morning.   A man […]