Delaware Office of Animal Welfare



Vision and Mission

Delaware Animal Services (DAS) is committed to creating a safe community that celebrates the human-animal bond, where animals are free from abuse and neglect, every pet has a home, and animal caretakers have access to the tools and resources needed for their companions.

Our mission is to make our Delaware communities safer for animals and the public through the professional delivery of animal related services, innovative problem solving, and cooperative partnerships.

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Adoption Spotlight


Steve spent the first two years of his life in poor conditions living amongst 50 other cats. Despite this hardship, he remains a super lovey dovey boy. He’s done well coexisting with other kitties and looks forward to finding a home that can give him all the love and affection he has so long deserved. You can adopt Steve for a fee you name through Sunday, September 26th. (Brandywine Valley SPCA, 600 South Street, New Castle, DE 302-516-1000,

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