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Challenging Times for Animal Shelter Leadership

The Affects of the COVID-19 Pandemic We are certainly facing unprecedented times in the day-to-day management of small non-profits.  Especially those with missions that may not hold the perceived value of human service organizations.  The Humane Society is actually as... read more

We Will Not Close Our Hearts

On March 13, 2020 a State of Emergency was declared in New Hampshire as a way to lessen the impact of the COVID-19 virus. This meant events were cancelled, restaurants and businesses had to close their doors and move to a take out only model, and thousands of people... read more

Counter Conditioning and Desensitization

Johnny and Kirk’s Story How the training methods of our HSFN trainer, staff, and volunteers have transformed the lives of Johnny and Kirk In the summer of 2019, the Humane Society for Greater Nashua and Pope Memorial SPCA of Concord rescued over 100 dogs from a... read more

An Update on Madison

An Update on Madison Thanks to You . . . We Met our Fundraising Goal! Just over a week post surgery, little Madison had her leg cast removed yesterday, and she was pretty happy about that! The cast was taken off so we could begin her rehab here at the Humane Society.... read more

Can You Help Our Pup, Madison?

Can You Help Us Help Madison? Meet Madison She’s an adorable, sweet 4 month old puppy who arrived here via a transport. She came to us with a serious leg deformity and it needed to be fixed right away. We don’t know her full history and thus believe her... read more

Meet Ivan, our Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week . . . . Ivan Bet you did not expect to see a turtle here! I’m Ivan and looking for a new family. You see I used to be a classroom pet and boy did I love swimming around to entertain those kids! I’m 18, in the prime of my life, and eager for a new... read more

Thanks for Donating to The Abby Fund to Help Us

Hi there! It’s me Mindy! As you may know my friends Malibu, Kinko and I were in pretty rough shape when we got to HSFN. Luckily our friends here ran a fundraising campaign to support the Abby Fund, which will pay for the specialty surgeries and treatment we need.... read more

Please Help Three Special Pets

Fundraising goal is $10,000 to support the Abby Fund 100%   Caring for over 3,000 pets annually, we manage most of the medical care in-house, but with this volume we see many special cases and animals in need of expensive life-saving surgeries. We have a budget... read more

Food Safety and Your Pet!

Food Safety and Your Pet! The summertime is known for parties, cookouts and barbecues often you may bring your dog to enjoy the fun with you. But what you may not know is that there are some foods that you should not be feeding your dog and many are snack foods... read more