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...

Visit Newington and meet Dominicana and all his brothers. These kittens are full of life and ready to find the family of their dreams. And if a kitten isn't for you, meet the other featured pets... Learn more 

Donate Now And Stop The Suffering

Provide lifesaving care to abandoned, homeless pets.  

If every pet had a home, overpopulation wouldn't be an issue. Hungry, cold, scared and often sick, homeless pets need our help to find homes. More.

Run Or Walk With Us!

Join the fun - register today.

Run or Walk with us and raise funds to save pets' lives. Find out more about this great event. We can't wait to see you there.  

Trainer's Corner

Touch Targeting for Felines. 

Just exactly IS touch targeting? It involves training your pet to voluntarily touch an object. Touch targeting is one of the foundations for training pets for assistance work. Find out More.

Sponsored Pet Of The Month

Two teens from Middlesex County make a difference. 

Marisa, age 16 and sister Tori, age 14, are the face of philanthropy in Connecticut. Together, they are sponsoring one cat adoption a month at our Newington Adoption Center. More.

CT Humane Shelters Closed

On Friday, April 25 all Connecticut Humane Society shelters will be closed for business. The Fox Memorial Clinic will have the planned vaccination clinic on schedule. The shelters will reopen for normal business hours on Saturday, April 26.

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