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Double Your Gift!

Your holiday gift doubles when you give to our Year-End Matching Challenge by 12/31. Help more animals now! Click here.

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Give Hope This Holiday Season

So many cats and dogs in our community need help. Give to our 2021 Holiday Drive to Save Lives to provide: • Food and shelter • Medical care • Loving adoptive families • And so much more When Jemma was brought to IndyHumane, she was malnourished with a litter of puppies, but she was saved […]

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New Kittens on the Block

Jennifer Woo has been a foster parent with IndyHumane for four years. She has fostered more than 100 mama cats with kittens or orphan kittens who need around-the-clock care. “I was interested in fostering for a while before I signed up, but was hesitant because I had two senior cats and was concerned how they […]

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Volunteers Sharing Love

At IndyHumane, we rely on volunteers for all kinds of tasks. They help us exercise and socialize shelter pets, keep our facilities clean, and help with fundraising and events like Mutt Strut. Barb Bush has been volunteering with IndyHumane for 10 years as an Advanced Canine Companion, working with our special pups in our enrichment […]

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Reopening Announcement!

  We are thrilled to share that our adoption center is re-opening to the public on Friday, October 8 to process adoptions in person at our shelter. Visit indyhumane.org/adopt for more details about our new + improved adoption process and to view all our available pets. Plus, for the month of October, all dogs & […]

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kindness club for kids

Are you a teacher, scout leader, or homeschooling parent? Does your kid have a heart for animals? We’ve compiled these downloadable resources to learn about caring for kittens, foster care, and animal welfare: Orphaned kittens make up the largest group of animals at most shelters. Many kittens are born outside, especially throughout the spring and […]

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Haulstr’s Wood for Good

Fall is the season for snuggling around a fire with your family – furry and otherwise! We are excited to participate in Haulstr’s Wood for Good fundraiser 🍂 Wood for Good partners with a local firewood supplier to provide seasoned Indiana hardwood with contact-free delivery. For each order placed through our fundraising link, we receive […]

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Tate: a very special senior

by Julie Gadberry “Before walking into IndyHumane for the first time in October 2019, I had never been to a shelter and had no idea what to expect. After looking up and down aisles of barking dogs, I got to the second to last kennel where I found Tate curled up, asleep in his bed […]

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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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Foster Feature: Pippa + Stanley

My heart is broken. My heart is full. Just over 7 weeks ago we welcomed a foster pup into home, and just under one week ago he made his transition to his forever home. I miss him every day. I grew up with dogs, but my husband has never had a pet. As an adult […]

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