Join us Saturday November 2nd from 12-2pm for a special dog adoption event on the patio at Tyler’s Taproom in downtown Durham! 324 Blackwell Street, Durham, NC 27701
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Since 1970, the Animal Protection Society of Durham has educated the public about the humane care, treatment and well-being of all animals, worked to stop pet overpopulation through the promotion… Read More
Charles is an amazing cat volunteer. He’s here every week and is great at noticing what needs to be done, and doing it. That kind of dependability is so important… Read More
Since July 1st we’ve taken in nearly 400 cats and kittens. We have less than 70 playpens and cages. These cats need you now more than ever. If you’ve been… Read More
Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the Animal Protection Society of Durham! Volunteering at an animal shelter can be challenging both physically and emotionally. Making the commitment… Read More
Reid is an amazing volunteer. He hit the ground running as soon as he completed volunteer training and has been here several days a week ever since. He commits himself… Read More
Do you love cats and dogs?
Do you want to help homeless pets?
We need you!
The Tails at Twilight is one of our largest fundraising events of the year… Read More
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RICHIE is a 7-8 month old Shepherd mix who’s full of energy and enthusiasm! Though he can seem a little… Read More
We had a great time at our Dog Wash! We washed 94 dogs and raised more than $2,500! Thank you to all who came out to support us and the… Read More
Since Wanda started volunteering last June she has become an invaluable member of our team. She’s taken on many kitty-related responsibilities, and taken initiative in a lot of areas, which… Read More
Join us for a real Irish Summerfest!
Friday 21 June 2013, 06:30pm
Drink Specials: $2 Bud Light, $4 Smithwicks, 25% off Bottled Wine
Live music on the patio with Barleycom… Read More
This has been a tough year and the end of our fiscal year is less than a month away. We have a budget gap of more than $140,000 and we… Read More
Marilyn Bailey is an awesome volunteer to comes in every Sunday to lead our Puppy Play Group. This is a special time for our puppies when they have supervised play… Read More
Great News!! Ninety-nine cats and kittens found homes during our Cat Adoption Event in June!
We still have many cats and kittens who are waiting for homes. They still… Read More
CUPCAKE is a 2-3 year old Bulldog/Pit mix who’s a sweet, gentle soul. She came to the shelter as a cruelty case, very thin and very shy, and… Read More
This little cutie is PEGGY, a Boston Terrier/Staffie mix who’s about 2 years old. She’s a vibrant, enthusiastic little dog who also has a social, cuddly side – a great… Read More
Thank you to Dog Behaviorist and APS Volunteer, Jane Marshall, for providing these wonderful lessons.
A big part of the success of these routines is that the dog has a… Read More
It is so wonderful working with Alyson & Nathan! Whether we’ve needed a video to get people into a party mood or really pull the heartstrings and show what our… Read More
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Duke University East Campus
the Animal Protection
Society of Durham
to register or for more information:
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53 Cats & Dogs found homes during our Meet Your Match Adoption Event!
Thank you to our generous supporters for making our Meet Your Match, and other adoption events, possible.… Read More
Our ‘Pick Me!’ Cat Adoption Event has been extended to Monday 1/28 to give those who couldn’t get out in the winter weather a chance to participate in this great… Read More
The Durham County Animal Shelter/APS of Durham will be closed Monday, January 21st for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.… Read More
For Christmas APS will be closed Dec. 24, 25 & 26.
For New Year’s APS will be closed Jan. 1st.… Read More
WEBSTER is an energetic, mischievous climber with a giant purr! With his adorable pink nose and gray-green eyes, Webster is so much fun to watch whether he’s playing (and he’s… Read More
Looking for a gift this holiday season that is useful, meaningful and gives something back to the community?
Look no further than the front desk at the APS of Durham… Read More
This event is free to the public.
Tuesday, November 27: 7-8:30 PM
Durham Public Library Southwest Branch
3605 Shannon Road Durham, NC 27707
Training the Companion Dog:
Walking… Read More
This Saturday Reduced adoption fees for Brindle, Tortie and Black cats & dogs!
($60 for dogs / $45 for cats)
The adoption package at APS is all-inclusive.
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It’s that time of year again! The 2013 Bull City Dogs Calendar is now available for your gift giving needs this holiday season.
It features dogs and puppies from 2012… Read More
National Pit Bull Awareness Day (NPBAD) is a day of appreciation and education designed to change perceptions and stereotypes about pit bulls and their responsible owners. NPBAD was established to… Read More
Visit us at night! We understand that our hours can be difficult to work around,
so we are opening up late …just for you!
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To help us celebrate Barktoberfest, West Village Apartments will be hosting an adoption event on Sunday, October 21st from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. Liv’s food truck (affiliate of Alivia’s… Read More
What do you get when you mix a home brewer with a three-year-old Labrador mix? You get Barley Labs LLC, a new small business co-owned by Durham residents Scott Beaudry… Read More
Everyone is welcome to attend our Annual Board Meeting Tuesday, October 9th at 7pm at the Durham County Animal Shelter. We will review the past year’s work, hear from our… Read More
DOG ADOPTION FEES 50% OFF
For the entire month of October all dog and puppy adoption fees PLUS flea/tick prevention are only $65 (HALF OFF)!!
All APS dogs and puppies… Read More
Saturday, Sept. 29; 1 – 4pm
Lincoln Community Health Center
1301 Fayetteville St, Durham.
–> parking lot only (there will NOT be bathroom facilities available)
$5 for rabies
$10… Read More
Dirty Dogs of Durham beware! The 2012 Annual Community Dog Wash will be held Saturday, September 15th from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at Bull City Car Wash (1810 W… Read More
Five Day; Five Dollar Feline Frenzy!
(August 21 – 25)
We’ve run out of room at the Durham County Animal Shelter.
These cats and kittens need to find homes now.… Read More
APS is always recruiting volunteers and we have many volunteer jobs we need help with! Are you interested in finding out more about the many volunteer jobs we have at… Read More