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


Bailey had a very rough start to her short 11 months on this earth. Despite the abuse and hardships she previously faced, she’s a naturally extroverted pup that enjoys meeting new people and greets everyone with enthusiasm. A few of Bailey’s favorite things include: long walks, stuffed toys, and treats (not necessarily in that order). This smart cookie would appreciate a dedicated adopter who will continue her training to help bloom into her best self. You can adopt Bailey for a fee you name through Sunday, August 1st. (Brandywine Valley SPCA, 600 South Street, New Castle, DE 302-516-1000,


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