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Make Your Mark

Bettering the lives of Douglas County Animals

DAWG's membership period runs for one year and is renewable annually -  $25.00 for an individual membership, or $35.00 for a family membership.

Membership includes a subscription to DAWG Unleashed, DAWG's quarterly newsletter.

We welcome participation in adoption events, fundraising, programs (including the foster program), and promotional events (see "Volunteer Information" section). We encourage you to attend our monthly general membership meetings.

If you’d like more information about membership, please send us an email (

Note: To work with shelter animals, you must be at least 16 years of age with written parental permission, complete a Douglas County volunteer application, and attend an instructional orientation at the shelter. The volunteer application is available at the Douglas County Animal Shelter.


If you have questions, please email

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