Skip links

News &
Resources

20 Cats in Just 24 Hours

20 Cats in Just 24 Hours

0 Comments

UPDATE: 24 hours ago we were saddened by the fact that 20 cats were dumped at the Humane Society of Greater Dayton. Now, just 48

Beat the Heat: Keep Pets Safe

Beat the Heat: Keep Pets Safe

0 Comments

Having your pets join you for summer activities can be fun and healthy for both of you. However, it is important to understand how your

See all news & resources

Be a hero,
donate today.

Group 274
$25 Donation

Helps with food and other vital supplies for homeless pets

Group 275
$50 Donation

Can provide medical care for a sick and injured animal

Group 276
$75 Donation

Can support rescuing
at-risk pets

Group 277
$100 Donation

Can provide spay/neuter surgeries to control the pet population

Other ways you can donate

Events

Loading Events

Upcoming Events

July 2019

Pet Valu Dog Adoption Event Pet Valu Dog Adoption Event

July 20 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Pet Valu Beavercreek, 3201 Dayton Xenia Rd.
Beavercreek, OH 45434 United States
+ Google Map

Looking for a new furry friend? Well, look no further! The Humane Society of Greater Dayton will be at Pet Valu Beavercreek on Saturday, July…

Find out more »

Wagtown Pups on Patios Wagtown Pups on Patios

July 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Troll Pub Dayton, 216 Wayne Ave.
Dayton, OH 45402 United States
+ Google Map

Stop by and see some of our adoptable dogs at our booth at the Wagtown Pups on the Patios event on Saturday, July 20th!  …

Find out more »

3rd on Third 3rd on Third

July 21 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
3rd Street (Dayton), 1121 E. 3rd St.
Dayton, OH 45402 United States
+ Google Map

Stop by the 3rd on Third Outdoor Market (1121 E. 3rd St. Dayton, OH 45402) on Sunday, July 21st to help us find some of…

Find out more »

Jeff Schmitt Auto Group Dog Adoption Event Jeff Schmitt Auto Group Dog Adoption Event

July 27 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Jeff Schmitt Chevy South, 125 S Gebhart Church Road
Miamisburg, OH 45342 United States
+ Google Map

Join us as we partner with Jeff Schmitt Auto Group for an adoption event to find some forever homes for some amazing dogs!   The event…

Find out more »

Divas & Dog Washes Divas & Dog Washes

July 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Square One Salon & Spa, 1 N Main St.
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
+ Google Map

We'll bring the suds and the divas, you bring the dogs! That's right, we are holding a dog wash that is fit for a queen!!…

Find out more »

August 2019

Woof Walk Woof Walk

August 3 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum, 118 Woodland Ave.
Dayton, OH 45409 United States
+ Google Map

Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum and the Humane Society of Greater Dayton invite you to one of our most unique events, Woof Walk. This 1.2 mile…

Find out more »

Diamonds and Dogs Fundraiser at tend&flourish Diamonds and Dogs Fundraiser at tend&flourish

August 10 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
tend&flourish, 1906 Brown St.
Dayton, OH 45409 United States
+ Google Map

Lisa Welch Designs - Charity Trunk Show. Enjoy Lisa's entire collection of Dog, Horse and Cat themed jewelry. Portions of proceeds benefit The Humane Society…

Find out more »

Fore Paws Golf Classic Fore Paws Golf Classic

August 16 @ 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Golf Club at Yankee Trace, 10000 Yankee Street
Centerville, OH 45458 United States
+ Google Map

The Humane Society of Greater Dayton is hosting its 8th annual Fore Paws Golf Classic Golf Scramble at The Golf Club at Yankee Trace! Who…

Find out more »

Paint Your Pet Fundraiser at Brushin’ Up Paint Your Pet Fundraiser at Brushin’ Up

August 31 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Brushin’ Up, 4475 Glengarry Drive
Beavercreek, OH 45440 United States
+ Google Map

Paint your pet at Brushin' Up at The Greene and support your local animal welfare agency!   25% of the proceeds raised will benefit the…

Find out more »
Prev
Next
+ Export Events
Events calendar

Who
we are

We are pets, people, and community. We are a nonprofit organization with a nearly 120-year mission of helping Dayton’s lost, abandoned, and homeless animals. A community of animal advocates, supported by the community—by people like you.

Learn More

What
we do

Through our programs and services, we seek the dignity and value of animals. We promote the loving relationships between people and animals in the Dayton community. From reuniting lost pets with families to curbing populations through spay/neuter programs, we cover a lot.

Learn More

Recently Adopted

  • Ringo
    Dog
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-17
  • Melvin
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-16
  • Tillie
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-16
  • Denver
    Dog
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-16
  • Rufus
    Dog
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-14
  • Avicii
    Dog
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-14
  • Cleo
    Rabbit
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-13
  • Mila
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Capt. Marvel
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Podrick
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Worcestershire
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Rex
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Smokey
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Daniel
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Bo Peep
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Violet
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Khaleesi
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Sparky
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Glen
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Sam
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Starkist
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Lovely Rita
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Avonlea
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Shawn
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • June Bug
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Benson
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Trixi
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Rhyder
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Jude Paw
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • CiCi
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Buster
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
  • Palmer
    Cat
    Date Adopted:
    2019-07-12
cruelty-neglect

Report animal cruelty

Put this number in your phone: 855-PETS-911. Call when you see animal abuse and neglect, help us stop the suffering. We investigate all signs of cruelty, neglect, and abuse against all animals. We need your help because animals need your help.

Learn More

How you can help us today.

It’s tough work, but somebody has to play with the dogs and cats. They need scratches, pets, and special treats. But if that’s not the cat’s meow for you, we need help at events and with spreadsheets. Be an animal’s hero by volunteering with our organization.

Volunteer for us!

Pets of the Week

ADOPTED

ADOPTED

Esme

Animal ID Sex
39989232 Female
Age Color
2 yr(s) and 25 mo(s) White and Brown

Meatloaf

Animal ID Sex
41590439 Male
Age Color
8 yr(s) and 100 mo(s) Black and White

Ribbon

Animal ID Sex
30505103 Female
Age Color
4 yr(s) and 52 mo(s) Brown and Copper

Generosity keeps the animals alive.

Change the life of a helpless animal.

Become a donor