Fear Free Shelter

Fear Free Shelter

Our Staff is Fear Free Certified to improve the experiences of animals in our shelter and address their emotional needs.

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PHS offers a foster program, allowing potential adopters a chance to get to know our shelter dogs.

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Get Involved

Get Involved

Our animals rely on even the smallest donations. Learn about what Panhandle Humane Society needs and how you can help!

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Get involved with Panhandle Humane Society by spending time with the local shelter animals! 

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Welcome to the Panhandle Humane Society Website.

The Mission of the Panhandle Humane Society is to provide a nurturing and fear-free environment for the community and its pets in our care utilizing the Five Freedoms model.

We are not associated with the Humane Society of the United States and do not receive any funding from them. All of our donations come from our loyal local supporters.

Featured Pets Available for Adoption

Panhandle Humane Society News

Protect your pets from rabies

Rabies 101

Posted: Jun 1, 2022 Updated:Jun 26, 2022

For the purpose of this article, animal refers to a domesticated cat or dog.First and foremost, we would like to emphasize the importance of keeping your animals current on their rabies vaccine. The minimal cost of a rabies vaccination is significantly less expensive than a 10-day quarantine at Panhandle Humane Society ($200....

Owner claimouts and Microchip owner information

Owner claimouts and Microchip owner information

Posted: Jan 26, 2022

Imagine this scenario: a stray dog comes into PHS, we scan it for a microchip and find one. We look up the information on the microchip, and get the owner information. Attempt to contact the owner with no success (number not in service, no answer, and no voicemail, etc.). Another person comes in, looking for their dog, wantin...

Revised services for COVID precautions

Revised services for COVID precautions

Posted: Sep 10, 2021

Due to the increase in COVID cases and in order to keep our customers and employees safe, PHS is implementing the following curbside services starting September 11, 2021:Stray Intakes, Return to Owner, Cremations, Licenses, Microchipping, Donations/Memorials, For adoptions, we encourage you to look on our website first and se...

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Lost & Found Pets

Lost Animal Caitlyn Carter

Lost Cat

Posted: Jul 19, 2022

Animal Name: Lilith
Breed / Color: Calico/ orange brown
Gender: Female
Area Lost: L St Gering

Animal Age: 2
Collar Info: Stripes
Tag Info: Flatwater Veterinary
Date Lost: 07/19/22

Lost Animal Kerri Zerrenner

Lost Dog

Posted: Jul 4, 2022 Updated:Jul 12, 2022

Animal Name: Max
Breed / Color: Miniature Pinscher, solid clear red
Gender: Male
Area Lost: Mitchell

Animal Age: 11
Collar Info: Leather with gold, star-shaped tag
Tag Info: Max/ 308.765.4772/ 308.765.9264
Date Lost: 07/02/22

Other Info:Max is a friendly, happy guy who is not neutered and may be "looking for a girlfriend." He was last seen Saturday, July 2nd, on 14th Ave. and around Zeigler Park in Mitchell. He is afraid of loud noises like fireworks and thunderstorms, in the midst of both this weekend we think he may have tried to hide somewhere on someone's property or may have even let someone take him home with them. He has been reported missing to dispatch and our contact info is on his tag.

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