Welcome to the Humane Society of St. Joseph County Indiana's website. Incorporated in 1886, we are one of Indiana's oldest service organizations and still the areas largest animal care facility. Servicing the greater St. Joseph County region and multiple municipalities, the HSSJC sees over 7,200 animals each year. Providing a vast array of community services and educational programs the Humane Society of St. Joseph County truly looks to embody it's motto of "WE CARE" on many levels.
Operating the Department of Animal Welfare, the Humane Society of St. Joseph County's Humane Officers respond to over 14,000 cruelty, neglect, and abuse calls each year. Comprising a team of highly trained officers with specialized study in everything from equine science to criminal justice, the Department of Animal Welfare is dedicated to ensuring the humane treatment of all animals within our community!
If you experience any problems with our online services, please contact us via telephone.
To instill reverence for all life and to enhance the human/animal bond through the compassionate care of animals and community education.
View Contact Information, Business hours and Adoption Hours by clicking here.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AN ADOPTION APPLICATION
A big thank you goes out to Interlink Companies for donating us our much needed webspace!
NEW SHELTER HOURS
as of May 14, 2013
Office Hours Adoption Hours
Monday 8:00am-5:30pm Monday 12:00pm-5:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am-5:30pm Tuesday 12:00pm-5:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am-5:30pm Wednesday 12:00pm-5:30pm
Thursday 8:00am-5:30pm Thursday 12:00pm-5:30pm
Friday 8:00am-5:30pm Friday 12:00pm-5:30pm
Saturday 8:00am-5:30pm Saturday 12:00pm-5:30pm
SUNDAY: Adoption and Office Hours 12:00pm-4:00pm
Paw Pal Club
Your monthly donation will help fund vaccinating, feeding, and the daily care of a shelter pet waiting for its forever home. A Shelter Guardian will keep you updated on your sponsored petís activity and news! Once that pet is adopted, your Shelter Guardian will email you a picture of your new Paw Pal.
Call our office to make your financial arrangements. We can arrange monthly automatic credit card donations and take monthly checks.
Click here for the Paw Pal registration form.
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Visit Our Sponsors!
$10,000 2012 Golf Classic Sponsor! Adams Remco Visit them here!
$5,000 2012 Golf Classic Sponsor! J.V. Macri Orthodontics, P.C. Visit them here!
$2,500 2012 Golf Classic Sponsor! Wells Fargo Advisors
Other Great Shelter Sponsors! Thank you for your support!
Newton Center Community Complex Visit them here!
Newton Park Visit them here!
Hoosier Tire Visit them here!
Del Meyer, Weichert Realtors Visit them here!
Food donations made possible by Eagle Pet Food Products
DONATE A DOG BED TODAY!
Looking for a meaningful and lasting gift for a Pet Lover? Donate a Kuranda dog bed to one of our dogs in the name of a friend or family member. A personalized Gift Card will be mailed to them to inform them of the wonderful gift you have selected for them.
Donate a Kuranda dog bed.
Thank you from the bottom of our paws for your generous donation !
Looking for a great gift to give the children in your life? Fur-Ever Home: The Animal Rescue Game is just the gift youíve been looking for! You can either buy this great educationally fun game at the Humane Society of St. Joseph Countyís Boutique or online. If you purchase this game online please indicate the Humane Society of St. Joseph County as your local rescue. The Humane Society will benefit through a monetary donation for each game purchased. Click the picture below or visit us at the shelter for this awesome game.