Shelter Events

Upcoming Events

HERO Program, Wednesday, February 26th
10am here at the Humane Society

February 26th will be the February vacation Hero Program. This program is for children ages 5-10 years old. The author of Dharma Doxie will be presenting a program to the children! They’ll learn about the Humane Society, meet some of our pets awaiting adoption, and participate in making books to take home about their favorite animal! This program typically lasts about an hour, and a parent or guardian must stay here, at the Humane Society, with their child during the program. Advanced registration is required and can be done by sending an email to – this program is limited to 10-12 children so register ASAP.

Reading to Rescues, Sunday, March 8
1-3pm here at the Humane Society

Does your child really love animals? Does he/she need additional time practicing their reading s Save & Exit kills? If you’ve answered yes, then please come be a part of our Reading to Rescues. It’s held on the second Sunday of every month from 1-3. Kids ages 5 and up are invited to participate and parent(s) must stay to supervise their child. You are welcome to bring your favorite book or read one of ours. Kids will receive a certificate to note their time spent reading.

Save the Dates for our 2020 Signature Events

  • Annual Benefit Yard Sale Saturday & Sunday, April 25 & 26 indoors in a warehouse at 103 Temple Street in Nashua.
  • Annual Benefit Dinner & Auction Featuring the Pets Choice Awards, Sunday May 31 at the Event Center at the Courtyard Marriott in Nashua
  • Wags to Whiskers Festival, Saturday, September 19 at the ball fields at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery in Merrimack
  • Walk for Whiskers, Saturday, October 24 at Mine Falls Park in Nashua


Your Donation Matters

We are engaged in rescues and providing care to over 2,500 animals annually, but we can't do it alone. Donations help assure we have a safe and healthy place for stray, unwanted and rescued animals and help us get them well and adopted. Please consider making a gift, thank you.

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