Dakin Humane Society's Humane Awards


Thanks to everyone who submitted nominations for the 2020 Dakin Humane Awards!   We appreciate hearing about those in our community who make life better for animals as well as the people who love them.

We will be processing all nominations and selecting finalists for the awards over the next several weeks.  There will be more information about the 2020 Dakin Humane Awards soon, so keep an eye on this page.  

In the meantime, we salute the winners of the 2019 Dakin Humane Awards...read about them below!

2019 Humane Award Winners

Frances M. Wells Award - Paige Pinney & Lorie Page

Paige Pinney

(Paige Pinney)

Read about Paige & Lorie here


Youth Award - Lillian Barden

Read about Lillian here


Champion Award - Senator James Welch

Read about Senator Welch here


Richard and Nathalie Woodbury Philanthropy Award - The late Mary Almeida

Read about Mary here


Animal Hero Award - Officer Joel Wun & K-9 Partner Xito

Read about them here