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Senior Dogs at IndyHumane Getting Grant For Their Golden Years

The Grey Muzzle Organization Grant Gives a New Leash on Life to Local Dogs Old dogs have something to wag about this summer, as The Grey Muzzle Organization announces the recipients of its annual grants. IndyHumane is one of 77 animal welfare groups chosen from 266 applicants to receive a grant to help local senior dogs....
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Walk-Up Kitten Adoption Event

Join us in celebrating life, liberty, and the “purrr-suit” of happiness! We’re not kitten you, our shelter is full of felines! Join us for a special walk-up kitten adoption event on Saturday, July 10th 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Adoptions will be first-come, first-served. Please note there may be a wait to allow for social...
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Let Freedom Ring!

Celebrate your freedom by granting an All-American pet their independence from the shelter. July 6 – 31, adoption fees for approved adopters are just $15 for cats and kittens, and $50 for dogs and puppies!  All IndyHumane adoptions come with the following: Health check Spay or Neuter First round of Distemper/Parvo and Bordetella vaccines vaccine for dogs...
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Keep your pets safe this holiday weekend

Please note: IndyHumane will be CLOSED in honor of July 4th. We will have staff here to care for the animals, even on days we are closed to the public. We wish you a safe and fun holiday weekend! IndyHumane offers safety precautions The festivities surrounding summer holidays can be quite stressful for animals! IndyHumane...
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IndyHumane and Humane Society for Hamilton County Collaborate to Increase Medical Capacity for Shelter Animals

In a collaborative effort to support homeless pets in the greater Indianapolis area and beyond, local animal welfare nonprofit IndyHumane recently donated several pieces of veterinary equipment to their neighbor to the north, the Humane Society for Hamilton County (HSHC). This donation includes a portable dental x-ray unit, a dental scaler and a high-speed hand...
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IndyHumane, Indy Neighborhood Cats work together to help Community Cats

By sharing expertise and resources, this official partnership creates efficiencies and improved care for cats and kittens found in Indianapolis.  When cats are found outside in Indianapolis, organizations like IndyHumane and Indy Neighborhood Cats (INC) get a call. While the two groups have worked together since INC’s inception in 2019, IndyHumane and Indy Neighborhood Cats...
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Yoga in the Park

Join Indy PAAW for yoga at Broad Ripple Park this summer. Each session will be from 10-11 a.m. Each class is $15 each, or reserve your spot for all four for just $40. Proceeds benefit IndyHumane!  6/26 7/24 8/28 9/25
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Pet Weight Loss Awareness Month

Here at IndyHumane, we practice positive reinforcement with all of our shelter pets, and encourage adopters and pet owners to do the same. This means praising and rewarding good behavior, usually with tasty snacks! However, an abundance of treats, especially without exercise, can lead to weight gain and a myriad of other health issues for...
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Indy Mutt Strut 2020 Hits Fundraising Goal!

IndyHumane announced today their fundraising results for their 17th Annual Mutt Strut, which took place last month. In total, Mutt Strut 2020 raised $245,000 and hosted 1,035 participants. The event’s net revenue is equal to the net revenue from the 2019 Mutt Strut, an impressive feat in the midst of the global health pandemic which...
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Mutt Strut 2020 Goes Virtual

IndyHumane today announced the decision to cancel the in-person elements of their 17th annual Mutt Strut fundraiser and is moving the event to a virtual experience. The decision was made due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event, known as “the greatest spectacle in dog walking”, was scheduled to take place at Victory Field. The annual...
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