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Past Events

Oct 08 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...
Oct 02 2016
Join us on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at the First Congregational Church of Bethel, on the front lawn for a Blessing of the Animals service!   All animals and their humans are welcome! There will...
Sep 24 2016
Join DAWS at "Anthro"paw"logie Danbury this Saturday, September 24, from 11A-1P for the Sit.Stay.Love event! Some adorable, adoptable dogs will be in store, looking for great homes, and giving out...
Sep 20 2016
Whole Foods of Danbury has selected DAWS to receive the proceeds from their upcoming 5% Day! Several times a year, stores hold community giving days, known as "5% Days," where five percent of that...
Danbury Animal Welfare Society's 27th Annual Walk for Animals
Sep 10 2016
URGENT:  We need your support to continue our lifesaving work! The Walk for Animals is one of four major fundraising events aimed at raising money to help us save the lives of animals in...
Aug 07 2016
Come meet some of our adorable, adoptable dogs! We are also having our first Lemonade Stand to support the animals of DAWS. Hope to see you there!
Aug 06 2016
Come by the Stony Hill branch of Wells Fargo Bank in Bethel to meet some precious pups looking for their forever homes!
Aug 03 2016
Join Danbury Animal Welfare Society for A VIP benefit party and screening of the acclaimed documentary Dogs on the Inside
Jul 09 2016
Please join us for a reception celebrating the display of Sarah Matula Photography at the Bethel Library. In her work entitled "Shelter Pets - Changing Perceptions" Sarah Matula has created a...
Jul 09 2016
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!