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 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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A true oldie but goodie. 

Ivy was the ultimate family dog. A kind of "nana" who was used to keeping an eye on things. Now she needed a caretaker. Read Ivy's story.

Birdies for Charity

Tee up a winning strategy for pets. 

You can save pets lives with just a few pennies. Find out how to participate in Birdies for Charity at the Traveler's Championship. 

Behind the Music...

Axel the poodle.

When Axel arrived he was a little mystery wrapped up in white, curly fluff. Why was this otherwise happy dog vomiting and refusing to eat? Read his story.

Twitch Turns Heads

What was up with those ears?

Twitch may have a look that is unique and endearing. But for a cat, having one ear flopped over often means trouble. Read his story.

Sponsored Pets of the Month

Local sponsors pave the way for hard to place pets. 

Sammie and her BFF Rosie are looking for love in Westport. Are they the ones for you? Find out now.


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