Helpful Links

Adopting a Shelter Dog - The First Seven Days - *Free Book* Rescuing a dog from a shelter is a wonderful way to give a dog a second chance at life, and find yourself a new best friend. But, how do you help start this new relationship off on the right paw? Dog Fence DIY, the premier resource for Dog Fence information, presents this FREE Guide walks you through the first seven days of adopting a rescue dog.
AMAZON SMILE - Donate while you shop. Name the DRHS as your charity of choice and AMAZON donates a portion of the amount of goods sold the our organization. NO COST TO YOU!
ASPCA - Dog Bite Prevention Tops and resource tool for pet owners.
Best Friends - a DRHS partner that is a nationwide animal rescue and advocacy organization, with spay neuter, TNR (trap neuter return), pet adoption and no-kill programs.
Bissell Pet Partnerships - Our unique position and partnerships allowed us to develop the Partners for Pets program, a program designed to help you support local animal welfare organizations. When you buy BISSELL pet products on and enter a special coupon code at checkout, you are able to choose one of 300 plus organizations across the country to receive the donation.


Hills Pet Nutrition - The DRHS is proud to be a recipient of the Hill's Food, Shelter & Love program. We feed all our pets Hills Science Diet, delivered fresh each week thanks to the generosity of Theisen's Home Farm Auto!
Iowa Parrot Rescue - The Iowa Parrot Rescue is located in Letts, Iowa. This rescue organization: (1) shelters birds that can no longer stay where they've been, for whatever reasons; (2) works with troubled or injured birds to make them able to live a happier life; (3) places birds in adoptive homes where they can stay for the rest of their lives; (4) provides bird friends to birds who have no friends and; (5) educates the public about parrots as animals and as companions; and (6) assists and advises new rescuers.
Leave a Legacy of Kindness - Remember the lost, abandoned, unwanted, and abused animals here at the shelter by including the Dubuque Humane Society when drawing up your Last Will and Testament.

There are many tax benefits you can receive by including the shelter in you estate plans. For more information about remembering the Dubuque Humane Society through you estate visit the Financial and Charitable Planning Guide. - At you can locate shelters and rescue groups currently caring for adoptable pets and browse their resource library and learn more about how to care for your pet. - is your online destination for pet supplies, health and behavior information, and community interaction. Check out the brand new Dubuque PetSmart located in the old Toys R Us location.

Steamatic of Dubuque is the Tri-State's premier provider for total cleaning and restoration services. Services include Tile & Carpet cleaning including pet stain removal, Fire & Water Damage Restoration, Air Duct Cleaning, Mold removal and much more. They are currently offering a $20 off coupon for all Dubuque Regional Humane Society friends. A $10 donation to us will be made for every coupon used.

Theisen's Home Farm Auto - Find all of your pet supplies at Theisen's in Dubuque! Founded in 1927 in Dubuque, Theisen's offers quality products at the lowest prices in 13 Iowa locations. Theisens hosts an annual DOG-O-WEEN contest every October with lots of fabulous prizes.