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Financial information

As a private non-profit organization, we receive no federal, state or government funding and rely totally on private donations, merchandise sales and adoption fees.

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Legal name

Animal Humane Society
In 2006, Animal Humane Society (Coon Rapids & Golden Valley), Humane Society for Companion Animals (Saint Paul & Woodbury), and Greater West Metro Humane Society (Buffalo) merged into one organization and retained the name Animal Humane Society.  We have retained the legal rights to all prior names.

Financial documents

Meets StandardsMinnesota Charities Review Council’s Standards of Accountability state that at least 70% of an organization’s annual expenses be for program activity with not more than 30% for management, general and fundraising expenses combined. In 2011, Animal Humane Society exceeded this standard by directing 77% of our expenses back into programming and services for animals and the community.

Animal Humane Society locations


4375 Hwy. 55 S.E.
Buffalo, MN 55313
(763) 390-3647

Operating hours

Coon Rapids

1411 Main St. N.W.
Coon Rapids, MN 55448
(763) 862-4030

Operating hours

Golden Valley

845 Meadow Ln. N.
Golden Valley, MN 55422
(763) 522-4325

Operating hours

St. Paul

1115 Beulah Ln.
St. Paul, MN 55108
(651) 645-7387

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9785 Hudson Rd.
Woodbury, MN 55125
(651) 730-6008

Operating hours

  • Administration
    (763) 522-4325
  • Animal Admissions
    (763) 412-4969
  • Pet Behavior Helpline
    (763) 489-2202
  • Boarding
    (763) 489-2222
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