Welcome to the Connecticut Humane Society

I want to take this opportunity to thank you for your support and remind you that the CHS is an independent nonprofit, chartered in the state of CT in 1881, devoted to the protection of companion animals. We are not affiliated with or a chapter of any national organizations. We receive funding from private donations, grants and fees for service, but not from government entities.

Executive Director

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The Connecticut Humane Society provides shelter, care and love to thousands of pets each year. Your support directly saves pets in our community.

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Home, Where He Belongs

Alex had never had a home.

That all changed when he found parents, a home and a new name (Dover). See what he says about getting adopted in this Q & A.

Giving Hope and Healing to Diesel

He didn't come in with that name.

But when you arrive after getting into fuel in a garage, you kind of earn it. Read his story.

Birdies for Charity

All gifts are matched.

Make a gift between now and June 24 and it will be matched. This means more $$ for pets in need!. Learn more.

Volunteer Spotlight

Honoring Newington volunteer, Linda Newton.

Linda has a soft spot for underdogs. Or shall we say, undercats. The seniors, the super shy felines, the hoarder rescues and the ones with sass. Meet Linda.


Connecticut Humane Society

701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111
800-452-0114 | FAX 860-665-1478   info@cthumane.org 
The Connecticut Humane Society is a 501(c)(3)
non-profit organization. EIN: 06-0667605
Copyright 2013 Connecticut Humane Society

Copyright 2013 Connecticut Humane Society