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Upcoming Events

Apr 26 2014 - Apr 27 2014
PetValu is offering FREE self-service dog washes to its customers! DAWS will be on-site with our adorable, adoptable dogs and cats.  Please visit see us when you come in to wash your dog...for...
May 03 2014
Orientations are held in the DAWS Community Room at our shelter.  Please sign up for orientation by contacting Cheryl Rykowski at cherylrdaws@aol.com.
May 03 2014 - May 21 2014
Doggie Fun Zone – Challenge Course     See your dog as a STAR performer! No prior training or experience needed Patented lure system allows all dogs to participate Great...
May 18 2014
DAWS is opening its doors to anyone who has ever been curious about who we are and what we do! We invite you to stop by, tour our shelter, and learn how we help dogs and cats find their fover-homes...
Jun 07 2014
Orientations are held in the DAWS Community Room at our shelter.  Please sign up for orientation by contacting Cheryl Rykowski at cherylrdaws@aol.com.
Jul 23 2014
Enjoy a round of golf at one of Connecticut's premier golf courses and support DAWS! $150 per golfer 11:30 a.m. - Registration 1:30 p.m. - Shotgun Start Registration includes lunch and dinner...

Most Recent Events

Apr 05 2014
Orientations are held in the DAWS Community Room at our shelter.  Please sign up for orientation by contacting Cheryl Rykowski at cherylrdaws@aol.com.
Mar 15 2014 - Mar 16 2014
Stop by PetValu in Ridgefield to meet adorable, adoptable dogs and cats. Our dogs will be there on Saturday,11a - 3P. Our cats will be there on Sunday, 11a - 3p.
Mar 01 2014
Orientations are held in the DAWS Community Room at our shelter.  Please sign up for orientation by contacting Cheryl Rykowski at cherylrdaws@aol.com.