Dixon Animal Protection Society

Mailing Address: PO Box 96, Dixon, NM 87527
County of Location: Rio Arriba
Phone: (505) 579-4608
NTEE Code: D- Animal Related
Mission Statement:

The mission of the Dixon Animal Protection Society is to help alleviate the suffering of animals in Northern New Mexico, provide

humane education, and minister to an area with a high poverty rate.

Primary Programs:

DAPS provides funding for free spays and neuters, emergency vet care, maintains a food bank , and rescues abandoned and abused animals. Maintains a 24 hotline for help, transportation to vets, fosters rescued animals until they can be adopted or live out their

homes at the sanctuary. DAPS sets up shot clinics in isolated areas. Humane education is also available to local schools.

DAPS serves an under served, high poverty area of New Mexico.

Populations Served: All Populations, Rural, Low Income, Elderly, Families
Counties Served: Taos, Rio Arriba
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $25,000 - $99,999
Personnel: All Volunteer
Executive Director:

Jeannie Cornelius

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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