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...

Ginger is a curious mix of retriever and redbone coonhound. With beautiful red hair and a lovely personality, maybe she's the perfect pet for you! Click the link and find out.

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.

Matt had a hole in his heart.

A Westport adoption success story.

Matt visited Westport to donate a cat carrier for the pets. He left with a whole lot more. Learn how Matt's generosity changed his life.

Clear the Shelters 2016

An overwhelming success. 

Over 700 Connecticut pets found homes this year thanks to this great event. Read on for some of the event details.

Sponsored Pets Of The Month

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

This month, Mocha is looking for love in Waterford. She's been looking for her forever after for much too long. She's as sweet as her name implies and super smart too. Is she the one for you? Find out today.


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