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WSFS Bank will donate to DHA when you adopt a DHA pet
Vaccination Clinic on Nov 21st at DHA Have your birthday party or other celebration at DHA!

Happy Thansgiving! DHA will be closed to the public on Thursday
DHA will be be closed to the public on Thursday, November 26th, so that the majority of our staff and volunteers can enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday. Our animal care and adoption center will re-open for visitors on Friday, November 27th at 2 pm. If you're not too busy shopping, come by and meet cats and dogs who would love a home for the holidays!

You're Invited to our Friends for Life Society Reception
On behalf of DHA Staff and our Board of Directors, we cordially invite you to a reception to officially kick-off our Friends for Life Society, a special group of supporters who have included DHA in their estate plans.

Help local animals by donating KONG pet products at Concord Pet stores
Once again, Concord Pet Foods & Supplies is teaming up with KONG Company to brighten the holidays for some less fortunate dogs and cats. Now through December 6th, the 5th Annual KONG Giving Tree makes it easy for animal lovers to join in the spirit of giving and help pets in local animal welfare organizations, including DHA!

Wanted: An adorable pet for a loving family!
Our friends at WSFS Bank will donate $100 for each lifelong friend that is adopted now through December 31st from Delaware Humane Association. Your adoption combined with our donation helps provide food, shelter, medical attention, better lives and love for animals in need.

DHA's 25th Annual Walk for the Animals exceeds expectations
We are thrilled that last Sunday's Walk for the Animals didn't have any hurricanes, and even more excited to report that the event raised over $80,000! In addition to exceeding our fundraising expectations, 3 dogs and 1 puppy found homes at the Walk. Thank you to everyone who made this event a great success--we had a great time and hope you did too!

New DHA Board Officers and Members Announced
In 2015, DHA's Board of Directors elected three existing members to new roles: Peggy Eddens as President, Timothy Holly as Vice President, and Elizabeth Garofalo as Secretary. In addition, four new members were welcomed to the board.

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Our Mission

Delaware Humane Association's mission is to act as a voice for companion animals and to enhance their welfare by providing temporary shelter, spay/neuter services, humane education programs, and adoption/placement resources.