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Paint a Pet Fundraiser

Tap into your inner artist at the Paint a Pet Fundraiser for DAWS, sponsored by Color on Wheels. Activities for kids and adults are available throughout the day. The goal is to raise $2,000 for DAWS. Find out more...

Annual Tag Sale

June 11-12

Find hidden gems at our annual Tag Sale. Shop for treasures and support DAWS. See the details...

Stuff a Truck

May 21 - 8 AM to 4 PM

Caring for the animals in our shelter takes more than just love. Donate supplies from our wish list during this event and help us keep our animals safe, healthy, and happy. Learn more...

Putt Fore Animals

Join us at the exclusive Redding Country Club on June 13 for the 3rd Annual Putt Fore Animals Golf Tournament. Enjoy a round of golf while supporting DAWS. Register today!

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

Welcome to Danbury Animal Welfare Society

For over 40 years, Danbury Animal Welfare Society (DAWS) has been dedicated to improving the lives of animals in our community and beyond. Since 1974 DAWS has been promoting responsible pet guardianship and the humane treatment of animals, while working toward ending animal overpopulation through education and a variety of programs.