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Delaware Humane Association News & Events
Adopt a duck now for DHA's Rubber Duck Race on Sept 4th
Vaccination Clinic on Sept 6th at Community Plaza Playtime at the Beach on Sept 15th at Purple Parrot
Learn more about Tails Around the Tower Learn more about DHA's dog training classes
Come check out our summer harvest of kittens!

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.

Come Bike & Hike during Dog Days of Summer at Hagley Museum
Head on over to the Hagley Museum for one of the only days you can enjoy walking their grounds with man's best friend! Enjoy their gorgeous three-mile loop along the Brandywine between 5 and 8pm on August 27th. Your pup will love venturing to a new place!

Fantastic Sam's Cut-a-thon will benefit DHA
Ready to start the fall season with a fresh cut? What better time than the last day of August?! Stop by Fantastic Sam's in Dover, DE for a hair cut starting at just $10. Proceeds from this awesome event will benefit DHA!

Join us for VCA Kirkwood's 2nd Annual Dog Days of Summer 5k
Start your engines... or maybe your feet! Join us on Sunday, August 24th for VCA Kirkwood Animal Hospital's 2nd Annual Dog Days of Summer 5k at The Greene Turtle Sports Bar & Grille in Newark, DE. This fun event will benefit DHA!

Duck, Duck, Drink!
Join us for a howlin' (or should we say quackin'?) good time at TWO dog-friendly "yappy hours" to benefit DHA: August 19th at Klondike Kate's and August 21st at Kelly's Logan House! At each event, we'll have DHA information, DUCKS, DUCKS, DUCKS, retail items such as t-shirts, raffles and other FUNdraising activities. Plus, adoptable dogs from DHA will be on hand to meet you.

Vote for DHA in the News Journal's Readers Choice Awards
Tails Around the Tower, DHA's Annual Walk for the Animals in Rockford Park, has been nominated for a News Journal Readers Choice award in the Best Festival category! Save the date for our 24th Annual Walk for the Animals on Sunday, October 5th, and help us spread the word and vote in support of this popular event that brings animals lovers together to raise funds in support our mission to care for and find homes for homeless animals, and provide low cost services to pet owners in our community.

Art is going to the dogs at the Delaware Art Museum
DHA and the Delaware Art Museum are teaming up for Doggy Days of Summer, a fun pooch-inspired event to be held at the Delaware Art Museum from 6 to 10 pm on August 8th.

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Our Mission

The mission of the 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.