Welcome to the Connecticut Humane Society

Mission Statement

"The Connecticut Humane Society is the leading resource in the state for companion animal welfare, enriching the lives of families and communities through adoption services, medical care, education, and prevention of cruelty." 

Reasons To Give

The Connecticut Humane Society provides shelter, care and love to thousands of pets each year. Your support directly helps pets in our community.

News and Events

Join us at our events. See us in the news. Learn about what's happening at CT Humane.  

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Pets Of The Week

Make one of our media stars your best friend...

Shadow is cute as a button and wants to be your shadow for life. Click the link and find out if she or one of her friends is the pet for you.

Give Them a Hand, Donate Now 

Happy endings are possible because of you.  

Pets are counting on you for food, shelter, medical care and a gentle pat on the head. Donate now to give them refuge.

Waylon's Happy Ending

His new canine "sister" helps him trust people again.

Waylon grew up in a hoarder's home. It was hard for him to trust people but he loved other dogs. Learn how other dogs helped him to feel comfortable around his new family!

Trainer's Corner

Preventing negative dog behavior. 

Jumping, mouthing, barking and unruliness: these are just a few of the issues that dog owners may experience on a daily basis, but are totally preventable. Read on for some tips on how to prevent these behaviors.

Sponsored Pets Of The Month

Supporters make a difference in the lives of hard to place pets. 

This month, Shadow and his best friend Sarah are looking for love in Westport. They are a bonded pair that want to remain together in their forever home. Are they the ones for you? Find out today. More.


Connecticut Humane Society

701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111
800-452-0114 | FAX 860-665-1478 | info@cthumane.org
Copyright 2013 Connecticut Humane Society

Copyright 2013 Connecticut Humane Society