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...

Chief is one handsome wheaten terrier mix. He'd love to spend his golden years in the lap of luxury. Think he's the one for you? Learn more and find out.

Donate Now & Give Them A Hand

Our pets give us unconditional love.  

Your support provides abandoned pets unconditional love and lifesaving care every day. Then they go on to love their way into the hearts of families all across the state. More.

Summer Safety Tips 

Don't let your pet become a statistic.

Summer is a great time to enjoy warm weather, swimming, parties, fireworks and more with your entire family. But some activities could put pets at risk. Find out...More  

Volunteer Spotlight

Honoring Westport volunteer Leslie Wainger. 

From socializing small pets, to walking the dogs, to taking professional style photos of our pets, there isn't a part of our Westport program that Leslie hasn't touched with her dedication to our mission. Learn more.

Sponsored Pets Of The Month

Our supporters make a difference in the lives of senior pets. 

Monaco Ford joins our list of pet sponsors. They are sponsoring the adoption of one senior dog per month. A huge thanks to our monthly sponsors for all their help! 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