Find Your Sweetheart at APS!

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, There are so many sweet animals at APS Wanting to go home with YOU! This February, FIND YOUR SWEETHEART! Alycat Photo & Video Services has generously donated a photoshoot to one lucky APS adopter during the month of February. Anyone who adopts is given a blue ticket to drop … Continued

Puppy Stolen Saturday

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On Saturday, January 21, Janet – a Yorkie Chihuahua puppy – was taken from the APS animal shelter sometime in the mid afternoon. The puppy was discovered missing on Monday, and a police report was filed. Janet does have a microchip registered with Home Again, and a missing pet report has been filed and distributed … Continued

Wilbur’s Day Out

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Wilbur and Julianna were able to take a break from shelter life Sunday, attending the monthly Beer Durham outing. They met up with their APS buddy Pollux, who is in foster care. The three of them had the BEST time! The first Durham Food Truck Rodeo of the year was also underway nearby at Durham Central Park, … Continued

Rare Bottle of Whiskey Donated to APS

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Animal Protection Society of Durham was selected as one of 10 nonprofits in North Carolina, and 200 in the country, to auction a bottle of O.F.C. rare vintage Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey, to use as a fundraiser. O.F.C. is a vintage and rare bourbon produced by Buffalo Trace Distillery in Kentucky. The bottle given to APS … Continued

Tips to keep your pets safe in wintry weather

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With parts of the Triangle expecting up to 8 inches of snow this weekend, the staff at Animal Protection Society of Durham offers a few cold weather tips to keep your four-legged friends safe and comfortable while braving the wintry weather.   Keep a dry towel near the door, and as your pet returns, remove … Continued

Inclement Weather Closings and Cancellations

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During inclement weather when Durham County Government offices are closed, the Animal Protection Society and the Durham Animal Shelter will also be closed to the public, starting at 2PM Friday, January 6 through Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Staff and volunteers will still be on site and continue to provide standard care to all of the … Continued

Tails at Twilight Gala 2016

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Help animals in need find the yellow-brick road to their forever homes!  Please join the Animal Protection Society of Durham at the Washington Duke Inn on Saturday, November 19th from 6:00pm- 11:00pm for an elegant dinner, a silent and live auction and raffles. All proceeds will benefit the Animal Protection Society of Durham in support of our … Continued

$20 Spay/Neuter Vouchers for Durham Cats & Dogs

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Save Lives! Spay/Neuter your cats and dogs! APS will offer SPAY/NEUTER VOUCHERS for a donation of ONLY $20. Redeemable at a participating veterinary hospital. Offer available while resources last. APS staff will make the appointment for you. Contact APS DURHAM COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY. Please bring proof of Durham residency. Examples include: State Issued I.D., passport, utility … Continued