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WELCOME TO THE
ALTERNATIVE HUMANE SOCIETY
WELCOME TO THE
ALTERNATIVE HUMANE SOCIETY

Here are our adoptable animals

When you see a dog or cat you're interested in,
click below to fill out a Statement of Interest
WELCOME TO THE ALTERNATIVE HUMANE SOCIETY

Here are our adoptable animals

When you see a dog or cat you're interested in, click below to fill out a Statement of Interest

🎄🐾 Featured Pets of December 2023 🐾❄️

These extra-special animals are waiting for their forever homes. Our staff has picked out some wonderful future companions who deserve a second look. A lucky potential adopter like you can start with a Statement of Interest.

🎄🐾 Featured Pets of December 2023 🐾❄️

These extra-special animals are waiting for their forever homes. Our staff has picked out some wonderful future companions who deserve a second look. A lucky potential adopter like you can start with a Statement of Interest.

Miles: The Mini T-Rex Seeking Adventure and Affection!

Meet mighty Miles 🐶, a 22-month-old Min Pin/Chihuahua mix with the spirit of a T-Rex 🦖! Born in a homeless camp and weighing 15lbs, he’s a feisty protector who loves toys 🧸 and squeakers. He’s an excellent scent-work dog 🐾 and enjoys outdoor adventures 🌳. Miles is neutered ✂️, microchipped, and vaccinated 💉. He’s crate trained and prefers a quiet home 🏡 with a fenced yard. He’s best suited for a single, active person 👤 with experience handling anxious dogs. Miles loves food 🍖, walks 🚶, toys 🎾, and cuddles 🤗 but dislikes strangers 👥 and vacuums 🧹. If you’re ready to adopt this unique, loveable ‘dinosaur’ 🦖, Miles is ready to meet you! 💕 Interested? His adoption fee is $250, and you can start by filling out a Statement of Interest.

Minnie: A Cuddly Tabby Kitten Ready to Pounce into Your Heart!

🐾 Meet Minnie, a 5-month-old gray and white tabby kitten who’s playful, affectionate, and loves people. She enjoys snuggling on laps and wrestling with her sister, Toast. 🐱 Minnie and Toast are a bonded pair, inseparable and looking for a forever home together. They’re spayed, neutered, microchipped, dewormed, and vaccinated. 🏡💕 If you’re ready to welcome this delightful duo into your home, they promise to fill it with love and joy. 🏠❤️🎉 Interested? The adoption fee for both Minnie and Toast together is $285, and you can start by filling out a Statement of Interest.

Toast: A Playful Tortoiseshell Kitten Ready to Warm Your Heart!

🐾 Say hello to Toast, a 5-month-old tortoiseshell kitten full of affection and playfulness. She’s a people-lover who enjoys a good wrestle with her sister, Minnie. 🐱 Toast and Minnie, a bonded pair, are looking for a home where they can stay together. They’re both spayed, neutered, microchipped, dewormed, and vaccinated. 🏡💕 If you’re ready to double the love in your home with these two adorable kittens, they’re ready to meet you. 🏠❤️🎉 The adoption fee for both Minnie and Toast together is $285, and you can start by filling out a Statement of Interest. You can get started by completing a Statement of Interest.

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Current Adoption Fees for DOGS:

(Through Dec-31-2023)

Current Adoption Fees for CATS:

(Through Dec-31-2023)

Revised Adoption Fees for DOGS:

(Effective Jan-01-2024)

Revised Adoption Fees for CATS:

(Effective Jan-01-2024)

A New Home

We have helped over ten thousand dogs and cats find their forever homes. We aim for the best match between people, homes, and pets, then help make it work.

Safe Environment

We foster cats and dogs in the safety and security our members' homes until they are successfully adopted.

What AHS Offers

Vet Check

Our adoptable animals are microchipped and vaccinated (age allowing) before the adoption process. All cats are FIV/FELV tested.

Home to Stay

We work with you to help smooth the process all the way through. Sometimes a little extra assistance or adjustment can make all the difference.

A New Home

We have helped over ten thousand dogs and cats find their forever homes. We aim for the best match between people, homes, and pets, then help make it work.

Safe Environment

We foster cats and dogs in the safety and security our members' homes until they are successfully adopted.

What AHS Offers

Vet Check

Our adoptable animals are microchipped and vaccinated (age allowing) before the adoption process. All cats are FIV/FELV tested.

Home to Stay

We work with you to help smooth the process all the way through. Sometimes a little extra assistance or adjustment can make all the difference.

12,000+ Pets Adopted

Since our start in 1977

Thousands of Volunteers

Through the decades

500+ Low-Cost Spay
and Neuter Vouchers

Given by AHS yearly