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7929 Michigan Road
Indianapolis, IN


Adoption Lobby Hours

Monday 1pm - 7pm
Tuesday 1pm - 7pm
Wednesday 1pm - 7pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 1pm - 7pm
Saturday 11am - 6pm
Sunday 11am - 4pm
Major Holidays Closed

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Stand Up For Pits

July 23rd, 2017

The Stand Up For Pits Foundation is thrilled to be bringing Stand Up For Pits back to Indianapolis!

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Community Day with the Indianapolis Indians

July 29th, 2017

The Indianapolis Indians will be hanging out at IndyHumane on Saturday, July 29!

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Pet Loss Support Group

August 1st, 2017

Join us to share memories about your pet with pet lovers who have had similar experiences.

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Group Volunteering

Group Volunteer Program

Thank you for your interest in bringing your business, school, or community organization to IndyHumane to volunteer!

During the Volunteer Shift, Groups assist with facilities upkeep tasks, such as weeding, painting, planting, spreading mulch, grounds clean-up, and vehicle clean-up. Groups will also have animal-interaction time which will include dog walking and cat socialization.

Group Volunteer Requirements:

  • All Group Members must be at least 18 years of age
  • Group must have 6 (minimum) - 12 (maximum) Members
  • This opportunity is not ideal for Group Members who have Cat/Dog Allergies
  • Group Members must wear Full Length Pants, Tennis Shoes, and Designated Group Shirts or a Plain Red Shirts

Group Volunteer Hours:

  • Group Volunteering Hours can be performed at our Shelter Location (7929 North Michigan Road 46268) or our Animal Welfare Location (456 North Holmes Ave 46222)
  • Group Volunteering is not offered on the weekends
  • Group Volunteering is not offered during the month of December
  • Monday 12pm-3pm
  • Tuesday 9-12pm (Animal Welfare Center Location Only)
  • Thursday 9-12pm (Animal Welfare Center Location Only)
  • Thursday 12pm-3pm or 3pm-6pm
  • Friday 12pm-3pm

How to Sign Up for a Group Volunteer Shift:

  • Click here to complete and submit a Group Volunteer Request Form.
  • To improve your chances of getting the date and time frame you want, please submit your Group Volunteer Request Form with as much notice as possible.
  • Your form will be reviewed and you will be contacted with your next steps within 1 week.

IndyHumane also accepts on-going groups. There is training and a set weekly shift requirement for this type of opportunity. We would be happy to chat with you if you are interested in an on-going group volunteer commitment.

If you have any questions or your group is interested in an on-going opportunity, contact the Director of Volunteer Services.

Adoption Hours

Please note: Our Animal Welfare Center is currently under construction. Please click below for details.

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