Home Again - The Shop at Dakin is a thrift shop operated by Dakin Humane Society inside our Springfield Animal Resource Center at 171 Union Street.

Home Again is open for in-person shopping every Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Home Again is run by volunteers. That means 100% of your purchase directly supports Dakin's programs and services that help keep pets and people together.

Your business makes an impact. Home Again raises more than $50,000 per year to help fund our programs!

Shopping at Home Again

Pet supplies and accessories

  • Crates, carriers, beds
  • Leashes, collars, harnesses
  • Food and water bowls
  • Coats and sweaters
  • Toys, treat dispensers (such as Kongs)
  • Small animal habitats, water bottles, exercise wheels
  • Bird cages, food bowls, toys
  • Aquarium supplies (excluding tanks)
  • Holiday items (pet costumes, bandanas, specialty toys)

Items and gifts for people

  • Dishes
  • Kitchenware
  • Knickknacks
  • Candles
  • Pictures/frames
  • Stuffed animals
  • Toys/games
  • Jewelry
  • Small furniture items
  • ...and much more

More Ways to Shop

Continue your thrift treasure hunt on Dakin's official eBay store:

Home Again also has an online shopping, curbside pickup option:

Items purchased from the Home Again online shop are available for curbside pickup at Dakin's Springfield Animal Resource Center. After your purchase, you'll receive a confirmation email with more information. Curbside pickup days: Wednesdays and Saturdays from 12:30 - 4:00.

Follow Home Again on Facebook!

*At this time, we are unable to accept donations of items for the Home Again shop. We appreciate your patience and understanding.

Questions? We're here to help

Email us at Thrift@dakinhumane.org.