Adoption Lobby Hours
Monday 1pm - 7pm
Tuesday 1pm - 7pm
Wednesday 1pm - 7pm
Friday 1pm - 7pm
Saturday 11am - 6pm
Sunday 11am - 4pm
Major Holidays Closed
Mutt Strut 2017
April 29th, 2017
Join us at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Greatest Spectacle in Dog Walking!
Pet Loss Support Group
May 2nd, 2017
Join us to share memories about your pet with pet lovers who have had similar experiences.
March 26th, 2010
The Humane Society of Indianapolis offers our sincere condolences and prayers to Patrick Trainor’s family. Patrick lost his life this past weekend, but his caring and kindness will live on. Humane Society of Indianapolis Volunteer Coordinator Shawna Sims offers this remembrance:
“Pat was a sweet soul who helped our Junior Volunteer Program, now known as the Paws & Claws Club. This program allows young students to donate their time and love to the animals in our shelter during the summer months. Pat was one of our mentors for the program who oversee and help the younger participants as they assist in the different areas of our shelter.
I remember Pat being quiet but firm with the younger students. He made sure they stayed on task, but he also made fun and laughter a part of the experience. Pat helped new students learn how to properly interact with companion animals.
Leading and teaching a group of young, active students how to be calm and patient with dogs and cats can be quite challenging, but you never would have guessed that by observing Pat interact with the students with such tenderness.
Pat did a great job of bonding with our younger students, especially the boys. He showed them that it was okay to be a male teenager who cared for animals enough to want to help them. Pat perfectly balanced being their friend and their leader. He worked well with the other mentors and they all made my job easier by being so mature and trustworthy. I could not have asked for a better Mentor than Pat.”
Patrick dreamt of becoming a veterinarian, and his family has asked that memorial contributions be made to the Humane Society of Indianapolis or to any charity of your choice. We’re honored by this request and thank the Trainor family for their wish to allow Patrick’s love for animals to continue on in the lives of those cared for at the shelter.
Pat with junior volunteers
Services for Patrick Trainor
Date: Friday, March 26, 2010
Time: 4:00p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Cathedral High School
Visitation & Mass Services
Date: Saturday, March 27, 2010
Time: Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. with Mass at 11:00 a.m.
Location: Cathedral High School
Mutt Strut is almost here!
April 20th, 2017
The Greatest Spectacle in Dog Walking is just days away, and IndyHumane is looking forward to another stellar event at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway!
Mutt Strut is a one-of a-kind event for pets of all shapes and sizes! Join the 7,000 people and 6,000 pets who attend Mutt Strut each year from across Indiana! Walk the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway track and kiss the bricks, enjoy a fun day outdoors with family and furry friends, and support the Humane Society of Indianapolis.
IndyHumane Animal Welfare Center Offers Free Sterilizations for Community Cats
March 2nd, 2017
The IndyHumane Animal Welfare Center’s Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic, located at 456 N. Holmes Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46222, is offering 600 free cat sterilizations for any community (outside) cat living in the following zip codes: 46201, 46203, 46205, 46218, 46227, 46226, 46219, 46222, 46241, and 46221. This initiative is made possible thanks to a $25,000 grant it recently received from PetSmart Charities, the leading funder of animal welfare in North America.