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Kittens will soon be pouring in! Many come to us too small to adopt. They need a few months in a foster home… Read More
Everyday, at the Animal Protection Society of Durham, compassionate volunteers work to help achieve a better life for animals in Durham County. They come on their days off work or… Read More
The Animal Protection Society of Durham/Durham County Animal Shelter will be closing today, February 12th, at 11:30am due to inclement weather.… Read More
REGGIE is a sweet, gentle Terrier/Chihuahua mix who’s about 6 months old. He’s a shy, sensitive puppy who was very frightened during his time at the shelter, but he’s made… Read More
APS of Durham Remembers Animal Champion Becky Heron
In celebration of Becky’s life, a Memorial Service will be held at Duke Chapel on Saturday, February 15th at 10am.
The animals… Read More
Shafonda is a long time member of the APS family commencing with her start at APS and the Durham County Animal Shelter in 1998 as an Adoption Counselor. Since that… Read More
Fred Neumann is such an amazing part of our cat volunteer program. He is here many times a week and really gives our cats and kittens the quality time they… Read More
Select dogs at APS of Durham NEED YOU!
EVENT EXTENDED UNTIL SATURDAY JAN. 18th!
These amazing dogs have lived at the Durham County Animal Shelter for 70 days or more… Read More
The Animal Protection Society of Durham is thrilled to introduce you to our new Director of Development, Lari Hatley!
Making life better for animals who need help—what could be more… Read More
It’s that time of year again and the Bull City Dogs calendar is available!
These adorable calendars feature dogs and puppies from APS of Durham and are photographed and created… Read More
It’s hard to put into words how grateful we are for the grooming services Jill Kaplan, owner of Dog Stylists, Inc., volunteers for our dogs.
We have sent some filthy,… Read More
Our APS Four-Legged Food Drive for 2013 has begun! Each year we work together with our Durham and surrounding area community partners to help fill our APS pantry with food,… Read More
We love having Heath on our volunteer team! She is an amazingly talented graphic designer. You’ll have seen her work in our adoption event ads, Facebook covers, mailings, fliers and… Read More
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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We love having Natalie on our volunteer team! She’s here at least once a week with a positive attitude and a willingness to help where ever she’s needed.
Q. When… Read More
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
Join the Alliance of AIDS Services Carolina as they partner with the Animal Protection Society of Durham for our upcoming Bow Wow Bingo on August 17, 2013 at the Durham… 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
Click here to read Richie’s blog!
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:
www.apswalk.org… Read More
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