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Pucks for Paws with the Danbury Titans

Join us on January 21!

The Danbury Titans will be hosting DAWS for their second Pucks for Paws hockey game. DAWS will receive a portion of the proceeds for every ticket sold. Get your tickets today. Get the details

Sponsoring Makes a Difference

When you sponsor an animal, you provide for its care while it's in our shelter. You choose an animal and length of sponsorship; it's easy, fun and so important. Learn more about Sponsoring

Wine & Chocolates Wine Pairing

Do something sweet for your sweetheart. Enjoy a pre-Valentine's night out with DAWS. Sip delicious wines perfectly paired with decadent chocolates at our first Wine & Chocolates wine pairing event. Buy tickets

Donate a Holiday Gift to DAWS

When faced with an uncertain future, homeless animals need a little FAITH. Donate a Holiday Gift to DAWS and give FAITH to thousands more animals. Donate today!

Welcome to Danbury Animal Welfare Society

Making a Difference in the Lives of Animals

Since 1974, Danbury Animal Welfare Society (DAWS) has been dedicated to improving the lives of animals in our community and beyond.  DAWS promotes responsible pet guardianship and the humane treatment of animals while working toward ending animal overpopulation through education and community programs.  Join us in helping to make a difference in the lives of animals!