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Begin your search here! Discover the benefits of adopting from us, then search our list of available pets to find your new best friend!

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There are many ways you can support our mission to help homeless animals get a second chance. Learn how you can help!

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Volunteer

Make a difference...volunteer to help us improve the lives of our animals until they find a home. Check out our volunteer opportunities!

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Matching Gift Challenge

If you have been thinking about making a gift to the HSLC – or increasing your gift – now is a wonderful time to do so.  It is our 2017 Annual Fund, Matching Gift Challenge.  A generous donor has stepped forward to match your donation up to $20,000!  This allows for your donation to have an […]

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Meet Pork Chop and Applesauce – Happy Adoption Update!

We are Pork Chop and Applesauce, two VERY SPECIAL kittens who were rescued from the streets in separate situations, but both in dire need of medical care and brought to our shelter where we were treated, loved, and became best friends! We LOVE to play and rough-house together as ‘brothers’ do, sleep together, and find […]

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Third Annual Doggie Dash-Saturday, September 16th

Join us for our Third Annual Doggie Dash on Saturday, September 16th at Kensington Park for a fun-filled morning for the whole family at one of our biggest events of the year, with a range of activities, including: Dog-friendly 5K fun run Leisurely 1-mile walk Celebration of HSLC alumni pets Activities for the kids Costume and talent contest […]

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Kitten Shower Donation Drive

The kittens are coming and we need your help! Each year the shelter takes in dozens of kittens in need of extra TLC. Help us stock our shelves with tasty kitten food and other basic supplies during our Kitten Shower Donation Drive from July 5th-July 31st. Items include: KMR (kitten milk replacement) high quality canned kitten […]

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In-House Affordable Dental Cleaning Now Available!

We are pleased to announce that we are now offering high quality, affordable dental exams and cleanings. It is extremely important to care for your pet’s teeth. Because our pets can’t brush their teeth, dental disease is quite common and poor oral hygiene can cause serious health issues for your cat or dog such as cardiac, renal, or liver […]

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Fall In Love With Fostering!

Our foster families are truly superheroes! They fulfill a critical component of our life-saving work by extending the best possible care beyond the capabilities within our shelter. By fostering, you can potentially help even more animals find permanent homes than you could possibly adopt yourself! We have many types of fostering needs throughout the year […]

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