Please Note:

The shelter is open to the public BY APPOINTMENT ONLY as we continue to comply with Coronavirus containment precautions to protect the health of our community.

Shelter services are available to Darlington County residents BY APPOINTMENT until further notice.

 CALL us at 843-398-4402 to schedule an appointment for shelter services: 

• to reclaim your lost pet(s)

• to surrender your pet(s)

• to bring in strays

• to bring in donations

We ARE HERE to help you and we encourage you to call us for assistance.

To ADOPT please be preapproved by applying online (adoption tab is above) and the adoption coordinator will contact you to schedule your visit by appointment. Pets ARE available for adoption and we look forward to hearing from you. Out-of-county and out-of-state adopters are welcome to apply.

The shelter cannot host any volunteer or visiting groups until further notice. 

CALL 843-398-4011 to Darlington County Animal Control to request pick-up of stray or dangerous animals.

Darlington County Humane Society is a non-profit organization with the mission of promoting humane care of dogs and cats in Darlington County.

DCHS 2018 Achievements

Animals Cared For​
Families Reunited​
Transferred to Rescue Partners​

DCHS Outreach

Through spay & neuter programs the DCHS volunteers were able to keep

families together and out of intake.

DCHS Average Annual Cost Per Pet

per dog

per cat