Come meet your new best friend!

There are a lot of sweet, friendly animals who are waiting to meet you!


Grateful Dog Festival

Join us for our 6th annual festival! Activities include: 14 Bands, 15 Vendors, Motorcycle Run, Silent Auction, 50/50 Raffle, Face Painting, Tie-Dying, Cutest Pooch Contest, Food, and more! Dogs Welcome, Family Friendly! Plenty of fun for all ages. Starts at noon and ends at midnight.

Saturday, July 29th

We Need Volunteers!

We rely on people like you for events, fundraisers, foster homes, help at the shelter, and more. Sign up to volunteer today!

Be Part of Our Team

Put a little love in your heart!

What’s happening at the Florence Area Humane Society

Volunteer Opportunities

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Obedience Training Classes

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Volunteer Orientations

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Cat of the Month

long haired black cat

Mary Margaret is sweet 1 year old short haired cat. She has grown up at the shelter, living there nearly 11 months. She is ready for her forever home! She is spayed, and her adoption fee is $85.

Dog of the Month

shelter dog

Narla is a Boxer mix. She is only 2 years old and very friendly. She gets along well with other dogs. Narla is spayed, and her adoption fee is $85.

Dog of the Month

support Florence animal shelter

Susie is a 3 year old German Shepherd. She is a calm, sweet dog who loves to get attention. She is spayed, is heartworm negative, and has had basic obedience training. Susie would love to have a family to take long walks with and just play. Her adoption fee is $85.

Visit our adoption page to learn how adopt one of these animals!

Adopt a Pet!

In 2016, the following animals were adopted, sent to rescue or returned to their owners!


Sent to Rescue

Returned to Owner

Items We Need for the Animals:

  • Dry or Canned Dog & Puppy Food (Purina or Pedigree)
  • Dry or Canned Cat & Kitten Food (Purina or Pedigree)
  • Dog Bowls (The double kind for food and water)
  • Kong Dog Toys
  • Cat Toys
  • Dawn Dish Soap
  • Bleach
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Paper Towels
  • Old Towels
  • Fleece Bedding (Pick up a yard or two of polar fleece from the fabric store – that works the best!)

Kuranda Beds

Donate a Kuranda Bed to the FAHS so our animals have a comfy place to sleep. These beds keep the dogs and cats off the floor, are easy to clean, and last for years!

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Stretch and Scratch

Donate a Stretch and Scratch cat cage insert to help cats reduce stress and relieve boredom. Our cats LOVE them!

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Kong Toys

Kongs are the dog toy of choice around here. We fill them with treats and the dogs are happy for hours! The cats also really enjoy Kong toys! They are a great price and they last forever!

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