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Upcoming Events

Apr 30 2016
Join us for another pet photo shoot with Sarah Matula Photography. Sarah Matula Photography is back by popular demand to take portraits of your pets and you!  Choose from three options for your...
May 07 2016
Orientations are held in the DAWS Community Room at our shelter.  Please sign up for orientation by contacting a Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer@daws.org Coming to orientation? Download and...
May 21 2016
Stop by our Stuff-a-Truck event and help us stock our shelves with the supplies we need to care for the animals in our shelter.  Check out our wish list online to see the items we need most!
Annual Tag Sale
Jun 11 2016 - Jun 12 2016
  Join us for our annual Tag Sale.  Find hidden treasures while supporting DAWS!   Donations accepted: June 9th (12:00-5:00) and June 10th (9:00-5:00) at Bethel Municipal Center -...
Redding Country Club
Jun 13 2016
Enjoy a round of golf at one of Connecticut's premier golf courses and support DAWS! REGISTER TODAY! $200 per golfer | $800 per foursome

Most Recent Events

Apr 24 2016
Join us on April 24th for our 4th Annual Run Your Tail Off 5K Race and Kids' Fun Run.  Competitive and non-competitive runners are welcome to run, with or without dogs,* on this certified 5K...
Apr 23 2016 - Apr 24 2016
Our friends at Danbury and Ridgefield Pet Valu stores are holding month long events in April for Pet Valu’s Pet Appreciation Month! Their goal is to raise money and collect pet food, treats and toys...
WCSU Animal Week Concert
Apr 14 2016
WCSU Roots & Shoots Program will be hosting a benefit concert in support of Animal Week.  The concert is free and open to the public.  Donations will be accepted, and all proceeds from...