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 

Reasons To Give

The Connecticut Humane Society provides shelter, care and love to thousands of pets each year. Your support directly saves 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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CHS' Pet Food Pantry

Supporting federal employees. 

If you are a federal employee who is furloughed or working without pay, click here to sign up for the Pet Food Pantry. If you would like to make sure these pets' food bowls don't go empty, click here to make a secure online donation.  

Meet CHS' Newest Tri-Paw

She was downright sweet...

...despite her past. Her spirits never waned. See how Simone got a fresh start.

Barkley Couldn't Hide it Anymore

All seemed well when he arrived.

Until he couldn't take more than a few steps at a time! Read Barkley's story.

PETtalk Series Launches

The pets have voted.

If they have to attend obedience classes, they think the humans should have classes, too. Learn more.


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