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."

The Connecticut Humane Society will be closed on Friday, April 28. All locations will reopen for normal business hours on Saturday, April 29. 

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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Lucky Sue

The name finally fits. 

She sat still as a statue without uttering a bark or whimper. It was as if she wanted to be invisible. CHS staff couldn't ignore the look of fear on her sweet, furry face. Read Lucky Sue's story.

Pets of the Week

Meet our media stars. 

Bianca is a sweet and tiny girl who can't wait to draw you in with her green eyes. Once you're a part of her inner circle, you'll be hooked. Click here to meet this week's stars

Gypsy Finally Puts Down Roots

ACO partnership saves pitty mix.

After seven months at local animal control seeking a family, Gypsy was ready to find love. Partnership with Connecticut Humane made her dreams a reality. Read her story.

Bosom Buddies

Chunk lost his best friend...he needed a fresh start.

Chunk needed to lose weight and his matted fur required the attention of a feline barber before he could find his forever after. Read his story.

Sponsored Pets of the Month

Local sponsors pave the way for hard to place pets. 

Skippy wants to find love with you. He is "oh-so-ready" to have his happily every after. Is he the one 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