• Companionship

    Sometimes you find the right one.
    Sometimes the right one finds you.

  • Compassion

    When you give to an animal in need,
    You get so much more in return.

  • Our Best Kept Secret

    NH Humane Society offers pint-size volunteer
    opportunities and programs for children ages 5-16.

Our Mission

A significant part of our mission is about second chances. We're dedicated to finding responsible and caring forever homes and providing shelter for lost, abandoned and unwanted animals. We advocate for animals and speak for those who cannot speak for themselves. We implement educational programs and provide services to promote responsible pet ownership and the human-animal bond. And finally, we work tirelessly to prevent cruelty to animals.


Finding responsible and caring forever homes. Provide shelter for lost, abandoned and unwanted animals.


Our wonderful volunteers help to keep our shelter running strong and provide our animals with much needed socialization.


Our shelter is a community resource and we count on the community to help keep us going.

Help, Hope, Healing - The Power of Adoptions


News & Events

Spread the JOY with new NH Humane Society shirts!

Join us in Spreading the Joy this holiday season, and help us raise much needed funds for the shelter, with these adorable shirts! Order Your Spread the Joy Dog Shirt here, and your Spread the Joy Cat Shirt here. Read More

Buy Your Tree at Maggy D's to Benefit NHHS

Wondering where to get your Christmas tree this year? Maggy D's has a large selection of beautiful, fresh NH-grown trees to choose from AND 10% of the proceeds of all tree sales are donated to the NH Humane Society! Tree sales kick off on November 24th through mid-December (as long as supplies last!) Read More

“Animals feel so many of the same emotions as we do, they just speak a different language.”

— Jan, NHHS Volunteer and alum pet parent