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.  

Follow Us


Pets Of The Week

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

Say hello to Elsa. No, she doesn't have control over the ice and snow. But she can steal your heart. This delightful young lady would love the chance to show you how she can be your best friend. Learn more.

Donate Now Because The Animals Matter

Cochise asked "Do I still matter?"  

Thanks to you, at CHS Cochise still mattered despite his age and health. Your generosity makes it possible to save the elderly, sick and undersocialized. More.

Spring Pet Safety Tips 

Keeping your pet safe all year long.

It may be hard to believe with feet of snow still on the ground. But spring really is coming. What better time to plan for your pet's safety! Learn more.

Volunteer Spotlight

Deb Cappa-Kotulski 

Meet Deb, a veteran volunteer with 8 years of service. This consummate cat lover is a fixture in the Newington cat condos giving the felines all the comforts of home while they wait for new families. Learn more.

Sponsored Pets Of The Month

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

The pet sponsorship program is catching on. This month one of our Westport pets, a dog named Blu, has had his adoption fee paid by a generous donor. A huge thanks to our 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