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Press Releases

What has the Humane Society of Greater Dayton been doing lately? Our selection of press releases will keep you up to date on our efforts to positively impact all animals in Montgomery County, by building loving relationships between people and pets. 02/23/18 – BISSELL Pet Foundation Invests in Lifesaving Work 02/20/18 – Registration Open for […]

Newsletters, Annual Reports & Brochures

Interested in learning more about the Humane Society of Greater Dayton? Check out our collection of Pawsitive Progress newsletters and other important communications here!. Pawsitive Steps Newsletters Winter 2019 Fall 2018 Spring 2018 Fall 2017 Spring 2017 Spring 2016 Winter 2016 Summer 2015 Summer 2014 Winter 2014 Fall 2014 Summer 2013 Spring 2013 Fall 2012 […]

Help Save a Life: Adopt from a Shelter

Deciding to add a new pet to your household can be an exciting and life-changing time for your family. With many avenues out there for finding pets, I hope adopting a pet from a shelter or humane society is at the top of your list.

Pet Services in Our Community

Pet Services in Our Community

Are you looking for a veterinarian or a dog groomer? Or perhaps something a bit more exotic, such as a cat coiffeur or a dog whisperer? Below is a list of popular pet services in the Greater Dayton area. These yellowpages.com links will help point you in the right direction. Animal hospitals Animal removal services […]

Keep Your Pets Happy and Active

We all know the basic needs of our pets such as clean water, food, medical care and of course lots of love, but there are other needs that our pets have that you may be overlooking. To give your pet the fullest and happiest life, they need exercise of both the body and mind. Here […]

Barn Cat Program

Barn Cat Program

Got Mice? We Can Help!  We have healthy semi-feral & feral barn cats in need of new outdoor homes! Can you provide a new, permanent home to one or more homeless cats? Barn/outdoor homes are needed! Help put an end to a cat’s homelessness by opening your heart and barn. These types of cats may […]

Giving Up an Animal

Giving Up an Animal

Relinquishing Your Pet Although our mission is building loving relationships between people and pets, the Humane Society of Greater Dayton recognizes that life circumstances can sometimes break those bonds. If you live in Montgomery County and you find yourself in an emergency situation (financial or otherwise) that forces you to give up your pet, please […]

Cruelty/Neglect Investigations & Rescues

Cruelty/Neglect Investigations & Rescues

855/PETS-911 The Humane Society of Greater Dayton is committed to making our community a place in which all animals are valued. This means keeping them safe from abuse, neglect and other harmful situations. The Humane Society of Greater Dayton is the only animal welfare group in Montgomery County, Ohio that employs active, state-trained humane agents […]

Spays & Neuters

Spays & Neuters

    Stray Cat Programs The Humane Society of Greater Dayton makes a distinction between Feral Cats and Stray Cats. Feral cats are essentially wild animals: cats who have had little or no human socialization and generally cannot be touched by people. Stray Cats are outside cats that are not owned by anyone but are […]

Pet Therapy

Pet Therapy

The Humane Society of Greater Dayton’s wildly popular Pet Therapy program enlists the aid of volunteers who take shelter animals into the community for hands-on therapy. Animals regularly visit retirement communities, rehabilitation facilities, and Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities (MRDD) centers. Using their personal vehicles, volunteers take kittens, dogs and even the occasional ferret to […]