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DHA Vaccinaton Clinic on May 9th at Hockessin Square DHA Vaccinaton Clinic on May 23rd at DHA
Join us for an adoption event at a Camp Bow Wow! Learn more about DHA's Guardian Angel program

Come see us at the Wilmington Flower Market
We will be attending the Wilmington Flower Market in Rockford Park on Thursday, May 7th from 10 am to 4 pm. The festival, which runs for three days through May 9th, features flower sales, live music, carnival rides and food vendors. DHA will have a table set up and adoptable dogs and kittens on hand to meet everyone. Stop by and see what we're all about!

Diamond State Roller Girls skate to benefit the animals
Get ready for some fast paced, hard hitting fun as the Diamond State Roller Girls take on the Southern Maryland Roller Derby in the "Be Your Own Super Hero" match on May 9th. A portion of the proceeds will go to DHA! Plus, we'll be on hand at the event with lots of information about DHA and an adoptable dog or two!

Blessing of the Animals & Community Day at St. Marks
A day of free food, fun and entertainment for the whole family is taking place on May 9th at St. Mark's United Methodist Church, featuring a Blessing of the Animals, with St. Francis medals and treats for the animals.

Volunteers needed for State Animal Response Team
The Delaware Animal Response (DAR) Program, which is managed by the Office of Animal Welfare, is now recruiting volunteers for a State Animal Response Team (SART). The SART team is an exciting way to help animals and people in need during emergencies and disasters.

Visit DHA at NewBark PawLooza at Handloff Park
Grab a leash and your BFF (Best Furry Friend) and join us for a howling good time on Saturday, May 2 at Handloff Park. Watch doggie demos, participate in canine contests, enjoy a romp, or meet your new best friend at a local rescue group booth (like us!)

Join us for Delaware Nature Society's Animals & Amphibians on the Marsh open house
Join us at the Delaware Nature Society's open house event, Animals & Amphibians on the Marsh, on April 15th. Explore the DuPont Environmental Education Center's riverfront nature center in Wilmington, and try your hand at netting minnows and other little critters that live in the marsh! Plus, DHA and Paws for People will be on hand for the fun.

Support DHA by seeing Because of Winn-Dixie on stage
Go see Because of Winn-Dixie, a new Broadway-bound musical starring a live dog as the main character, at Delaware Theatre Company from April 8th through May 3rd, and you'll be helping homeless animals. Use promo code "DHA" when purchasing tickets, and DTC will donate 10% of your total back to DHA!

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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.