Pet Lovers Club

Length: 45 Minutes

Program Runs: February 14, 2023 – March 2, 2023

Day: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Time: 4:00-4:45pm

Cost: $30 for the semester (6 sessions)*

Ages: 8-13 years old/grades 3rd-8th – younger and older students are also welcome to sign up

Description: During six interactive meetings, students from across the state will join CHS for a virtual club all about pets. The Pet Lovers Club combines topics from CHS’ pet programs and the interests of members to create interactive programs about companion animals. Each session is tailored to the specific interests of members and includes an activity, pet program, and discussion time.


  • Expand knowledge and awareness of the Connecticut Humane Society.
  • Provide an interactive after school program focused on companion animals.
  • Inspire youth who are interested in pets to take action and plan for their future.
  • Individualize meeting lessons based on the interests of the club members.
  • Allow open discussions on interests surrounding pets and inspire change.
  • Complete projects to be donated to pets at CHS, other local rescue organizations or provide enrichment for pets at home.

Topics: Program topics will vary based on club member interests combined with staff knowledge. Possible interactive program topics may include, but are not limited to; Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, Birds, Enrichment, About CHS, Pet Professions, Pet Behavior, Basics of Training, Choosing the Right Pet, Cardboard Crafts, Spay and Neuter, Puppy Mills, etc.

*If you are experiencing a hardship that would prevent your family from participating, please email for assistance.