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



At 19 pounds, there’s plenty of Tommy to love, and his favorite form of affection is chin scratches. He knows his way around a litter box and is accepting of the other cats sharing the cat room. He enjoys hanging out in the cat cottage shelf nooks and the cube nooks on the floor. Tommy is an easygoing boy who would love nothing more than to curl up with his adopter in his forever home. You can adopt Tommy for a fee you name through Sunday, January 24th. (Brandywine Valley SPCA, 600 South Street, New Castle, DE 302-516-1000,



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