DMCHS Annual Membership

Memberships may be purchased for $25 for individual and $40 for family.

Annual Membership form (pdf)

Sponsor a Kennel

For as little as $15 a month,you can sponsor a kennel at the Burlington Animal Shelter. The kennel sponsorship program is open to individuals,groups, companies and other organizations.Your sponsorship helps provide care for the animals that pass through the shelter doors.

Sponsor a Kennel form (pdf)

The name of the sponsor and a short dedication will be framed and hung on the kennel.

An annual tax deduction statement will be provided upon request.


The Talewagger

Our newsletter is published four times a year.

If you would like to receive the Talewagger as an e-newsletter, send an email to the newsletter editor. In the email, include your full name, mailing address and the email address to which you would like the newsletter sent. Please put Talewagger in the subject line of the email.

DMCHS Foster Program

The following links contain information on the Des Moines County Humane Society's Foster program.

Foster Care Regulations (pdf)

Foster Application (pdf)