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Tails Around the Tower, DHA's 24th Annual Walk for the Animals Register and Fundraise Become a Sponsor Become a Vendor Learn more about the Walk Learn more about the Walk
Vaccination Clinic on Sept 20 at Carousel Park Come see adoptable DHA animals at Concord Pet Community Plaza!
Playtime at the Beach on Oct 11th at the Seafood Shack Support DHA through United Way or other Workplace Giving Programs
Check out our adorable bunch of dachshunds!

New DHA Board Officers and Members for 2014-2015 Announced
DHA's Board of Directors has re-elected Daniel E. Cruce, Esq. as President, and two existing members were elected to new roles: Peggy H. Eddens as Secretary, and Robert W. Pierce as Treasurer. In addition, five new members were welcomed to the board.

Employment opportunity at DHA for part-time Veterinary Technician
Veterinary Technicians at DHA are responsible for providing medical care to all shelter animals in accordance with DHA's policies and procedures, as well as assisting with public education about humane animal care and welfare.

Join us for Oxford Feed & Lumber's Whisker Walk 2014
Bring your dog and join us as we take a leisurely one mile stroll with adoptable dogs from DHA in the quaint town of Oxford, PA. Whisker Walk 2014, which benefits local pet rescues, takes place on Saturday, September 27th at the Oxford Feed & Lumber store.

Come support Team "Hassett's Hounds" as they fundraise for our Walk for the Animals
On September 17th Veritas Wine and Craft Beer is hosting Puurrrfect Pairings, a wine & cheese (and beer) party featuring Tastefully Simple!

Meet DHA dogs at the PAWS for People Guest Bartender Night
As a proud supporter of PAWS for People, we hope you will come "wine and dine" at their Guest Bartender Event on September 18th at the BBC Tavern and Grill! You can support PAWS while you're having terrific food, good drink, and a lot of fun. Plus, adoptable dogs from DHA will be on hand to meet you!

DHA offers two FREE male cat neuter surgery days in September
Spaying and neutering (also called "fixing") is a safe and simple surgical procedure that can help pets live longer, healthier lives and reduce pet overpopulation in our community. Thanks to the generous support of First State Animal Center and SPCA, Delaware residents can have their male cat neutered for free by DHA on two upcoming dates this month.

DHA's inaugural Rubber Duck Race made a big splash
We had an amazing time at our inaugural Rubber Duck Race yesterday. We couldn't have done it without the hard work of DHA's staff and outstanding volunteers, our event sponsors and supporters, and all of you who helped the animals at DHA by adopting rubber ducks, including our winners!

Don't just take your dog for a walk... Take your Walk for a Dog
Raise money for shelter animals and your heart rate while you walk your dog just by using an app on your smartphone called Wooftrax! Every time you take your dog for a walk just hit "Start Walking" and you're on your way to raise money to help animals who are waiting for forever homes.

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Our Mission

The mission of Delaware Human Association 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.