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Our Mission

Working with our compassionate community,
we will end pet homelessness and animal suffering.


Calendar Contest – 07/10/2023

If you’ve always wanted to see your pet’s name and adorable face in lights, this is the contest for you!

Upcoming Event: Calendar Contest

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Our News Items

A little grace goes a long way

Jaxon, an 80-pound spotted dog with floppy ears and a heart of gold, has...

True love never gets old

Guest Contributor: Kendle Frank, Marketing Intern 

Far too often, senior pets in our shelters wait...

A fresh, hopeful beginning for Aelin

When 80 gravely neglected horses came to the Dumb Friends League Harmony Equine Center...

Caring for the mental health of shelter pets

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and here at the Dumb Friends League, we...

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Because of your support

Here is a look at some of our accomplishments from fiscal year 2022.


Hours of Attention

Hours of attention provided by Dumb Friends League associates


Hours of Surgery

spay/neuter, orthopedic and dental surgeries for community pets


Number of Calls

Calls through the League’s Call Center


Nights of Care Safety

provided to animals in need at our facilities

The Dumb Friends League is an independent, local, nonprofit organization. We are not an affiliate of any national animal welfare organization.