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."

Pets Of The Week

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

I'm Precious and boy do I live up to my name. I like kids, am a good choice for first time dog owners and just love lots of attention. Want to meet me? Learn more.

Give Them a Hand & Donate Now 

Happy endings are possible because of you.  

CHS is a soft place for pets to land until the next family comes through the door. We provide lodging, food, love, medical care, and more thanks to you. More.

It's July 4th 

Will your pets be safe?

Independence Day is a time for celebration for Americans everywhere. But for pets, it isn't always a walk in the park. Animal control reports a nationwide increase in lost pets of at least 30%… More.

Adoption Success: Westport

Chino attracts love through silence. 

Chino went from stray to local animal control to the Connecticut Humane Society in his quest for a new family. Throughout his travels, he won everyone over with his calm, loving demeanor. More

Sponsored Pets Of The Month

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

This month, we've got a delightful dog named Boomer who has been sponsored by Monaco Ford. He's a gentle giant looking for love in Waterford. 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