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Past Events

Jan 14 2017
Celebrity Paw Signing with Angel! Come and enjoy a "Paw Signing" with Angel, Danbury Animal Welfare Society's most famous dog of 2016!

2:00 PM-6:00 PM

Pet Supplies Plus

3 Federal Rd. | Brookfield

Nov 12 2016
2016 Fall For Animals Ball
Oct 22 2016
You are cordially invited to our 2016 Fall For Animals Ball honoring Karen Madsen and benefitting the Danbury Animal Welfare Society. Saturday, October 22, 2016 Six O'Clock in the Evening The...
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...

Volunteer Orientation


Community Room at DAWS

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...
Join DAWS at "Anthro"paw"logie Danbury this Saturday, September 24, from 11A-1P for the Sit.Stay.Love event!
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...

8:00 AM-10:00PM

5 Sugar Hollow Rd.

Danbury, CT 06810

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...

Registration | 10:00 AM

Walk kick-off | 11:00 AM

Meckauer Park | 16 Shelter Rock Rd. | Bethel, CT 06801

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!

12 pm - 2 pm
Pet Supply Plus Meet and Greet
3 Federal Road
Brookfield, CT 06804

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!
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wells Fargo Bank- Stony Hill Branch