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Meet and Greet at Honda of Danbury

Join us at Honda of Danbury to meet your very own "certified, pre-owned" amazing dog, available for adoption! Honda will be hosting a BBQ for all who attend the event! Learn more...

Shelter Pets: Changing Perceptions

Reception for Sarah Matula Photography

Please join us for a reception celebrating the display of Sarah Matula Photography at the Bethel Library. Learn more...

27th Annual Walk for Animals

Join us for this annual fundraising walkathon to help raise money for our shelter. Register and start fundraising today! Learn more.

Meet Our Adoptable Dogs

Come meet our adoptable dogs at Your Healthy Pet in Newtown. Learn more...

2016 Spring Membership Drive

Thank you for support DAWS membership drive!

Your gift helps make a significant impact on our shelter, community, and most importantly animals in need. Donate online...

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!