Join the Wags & Whiskers Club

When a pet in crisis has nowhere else to turn, the Connecticut Humane Society is able to respond with open arms because of supporters like you. By becoming a part of a caring community of monthly donors, you will provide critical support all year long to rescue pets from suffering, cruelty and neglect. YOU will heal them, body and soul. Show you care all year long.

News & Announcements

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Happy Anniversary

April 7-13 is Volunteer Appreciation week. Meet the folks who are there for the pets year after year.

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Volunteer Spotlight

Westport volunteer Lisa Paolini has a passion for animal welfare. What is her biggest dream?

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Tammy's Face Tells a Story

Tammy reminds us – preventing cruelty is an endless mission. See how her life turned out.

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Brooklyn Puts Her Past Behind Her

Let’s not sugar-coat it: There are lots of hard days here at CHS. Some stick with you. Like the day Brooklyn arrived.

Upcoming Events

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Yappy Hour

Join us for drinks, apps and fun. BYOD – Bring your own dog! Learn how CHS serves pets.

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Pedal for Pets

JoyRide Cycling supports CHS. Join us and save pets’ lives. Ride lead by David Reyes.

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MAY 14

Paws for Applause

Join us for an evening of song benefiting CHS pets! Enjoy a great dinner and auction too!