More than 11,000 pets find brighter tomorrows through the Connecticut Humane Society and Fox Memorial Clinic each year. Here are some of their happy tails, as told by them and their families.

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woman with blonde dog

Lucy had never been treated like family. Then she landed at a shelter. She wasn’t sure if she’d ever find a place to fit in.

brown rabbit with white spot on shoulder

Ophelia was found in a box outside. Lemon Drop came from a litter of baby bunnies. See what they have in common.

boxer mix with red jacket

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

tiger cat

Pets like Tammy remind us that preventing cruelty is a never-ending mission. Her life has changed for the better. 

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